UK-Swindon: Amplifiers.

UK-Swindon: Amplifiers.

Section I: Contracting authority/entity (as stated in the original notice)

I.1) Name and addresses
UK Research & Innovation
Polaris House, North Star Avenue, Swindon, SN2 1FL, United Kingdom
Tel. +44 7563420665, Email:
Contact: Elizabeth Gage
Main Address:

Section II: Object (as stated in the original notice)

II.1) Scope of the procurement

II.1.1) Title: UKRI-3575 Integrated Laser Front-End System for the DiPOLE-S Project Reference number: UKRI-3575
II.1.2) Main CPV code:
32343000 - Amplifiers.

II.1.3) Type of contract: SUPPLIES
II.1.4) Short Description: This document describes the specification for a 100 Hz, 100 mJ-class pulsed laser amplifier system, known from here on as the System (referring to the whole system including ancillary equipment), or the Amplifier (referring to the optical assembly). The System can be composed of multiple amplifier stages to amplify the output from a fibre-based seed source to the specified 100 mJ at 100 Hz pulse rate. The supply of this System is requested by the Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) to form an integral part of the front-end for a 10 J laser system being built at STFC. This system will be built, tested and operated at Rutherford Appleton Lab (RAL) in the UK.

Section VI: Complementary information

V1.5) Date of dispatch of this notice: 05/02/2024

VI.6) Original notice reference:

Notice Reference: 2024 - 633157
Notice number in OJ S: 2024/S 000 - 000356
Date of dispatch of the original notice: 05/01/2024

Section VII: Changes

VII.1) Information to be changed or added

VII.1.1) Reason for change: Modification of original information submitted by the contracting authority

VII.1.2) Text to be corrected in original notice No: 1

Section Number: IV.2.2
Place of text to be modified: Not provided
Instead of:
Date: 09/02/2024
Local Time: 14:00
Date: 23/02/2024
Local Time: 14:00

VII.2) Other additional information: The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs). However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement.
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