United Kingdom-Abingdon: Industrial or laboratory furnaces, incinerators and ovens
Contract award notice
Section I: Contracting authority
Section II: Object of the contract
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: Abingdon, Oxfordshire.
At the Culham Centre for Fusion Energy the Authority hosts the world's largest magnetic fusion experiment, JET (Joint European Torus), on behalf of its European partners. The JET facilities are collectively used by all European fusion laboratories under the EUROfusion consortium.
The Authority has a requirement for the Design, Manufacture Installation and Commissioning of Furnace Systems for a Materials Detritiation Facility.
The works are to be carried out in an acceptably safe and environmentally responsible manner and all personnel are to be suitably qualified and experienced for the nature of the contract.
Section IV: Procedure
Section V: Award of contractContract No: 3000202813 Lot title: Design, Manufacture, Install and Commission Furnace Systems for Materials Detritiation Facility
Carbolite Gero Ltd
Parsons Lane, Hope
S33 6RB Hope Valley
Section VI: Complementary information
The duration stated in II.3) is an estimate only.
All documents must be in English or with an English translation.
Prices may be stated in tenderers local currency and contract(s) will be let in the tendered currency.
Cost of tendering:
The United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority reserve the right not to award a contract. The costs of tendering shall be the responsibility of tenderers.
The contract shall be considered as a contract made in England and shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the provisions of English Law.
The United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority reserve the right to annul the tendering process and not award a contract.
The United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority work within strict safety guidelines and tenderers will be required to specify and justify any proposals to subcontract.
This period allows unsuccessful tenderers to seek further debriefing from the Authority before a contract is entered into.
Applicants have 2 working days from the notification of the award decision to request additional debriefing and that information has to be provided within a minimum of 3 working days before the expiry of the standstill period.
Such additional information should be sought from the contact named in this notice.
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Any such action must be brought promptly (generally within 3 months).