GB-Keyworth: UKRI-4019 Study on Future Material Requirements NationalGridInfrastrure Net-Zero

Competitive Contract Award Notice

1. Title: GB-Keyworth: UKRI-4019 Study on Future Material Requirements NationalGridInfrastrure Net-Zero
2. Awarding Authority:
UK Research & Innovation
British Geological Survey, Nicker Hill, Nottingham, Keyworth, NG12 5GG, United Kingdom
Tel. +44 7394401250, Email:, URL:
Contact: Helen Forsythe, Attn: Helen Forsythe
3. Contract Type: Services
Sub Type: Research and development services.

4. Description: Technical analysis or consultancy services. Overall objective To assess UK security of supply of metals essential for upgrading UK energy grid to adapt to the decentralisation of power generation associated with the deployment of renewable sources of energy &support the mass electrification associated with energy storage &distribution underlying new consumer behaviour & usages. Focus: on usage of Cu Al in electrification infrastructures.
5. CPV Codes:
71621000 - Technical analysis or consultancy services.

6. NUTS Codes :
UKF14 - Nottingham

7. Main Site or Location of Works, Main Place of Delivery or Main Place of Performance: Nottingham,
8. Reference Attributed by the Awarding Authority:
9. Awarded to:

Decision Analysis Services Ltd
National ID: 05980241, Grove House, Lutyens Close, Chineham Court, Basingstoke, RG24 8AG, United Kingdom
Tel. 07912 358631, Email:, URL:
Contact: Rosemary Wildblood, Attn: Rosemary Wildblood
Value Cost: 69,400
Is Awardee likely to subcontract?: No Awarded to SME?: Yes
10. Date of Contract Award: 23/04/2024
11. Number of Tenders Received: 3
12. Other Information:
Other Information: Procurement Transparency Data: Redacted contract documents will be made available within the next 30 days, on the UKRI website at:
The Contract was awarded following a negotiated procedure without prior publication, in
accordance with Regulation 32(2)(b)(ii) of the Public Contract Regulations.
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Suitable for VCO: No
Period of Work Start date: 29/04/2024
Period of Work End date: 30/08/2024