Requirement for Furniture Supplier Manchester
The University of Manchester is looking for a furniture supplier to supply furniture to the National Graphene Institute.
National Graphene Institute Furniture
Reference number:2014/977/NGIFURN/SL/CPO (Project No: 5768)
This deadline is for…Last date that documents can be requested
Contract value: £1,000 – £100,000
Location where the contract is to be carried out:ArdwickWe would request that you price “6241- University of Manchester – National Graphene Centre Furniture Tender v3 FINAL 291014”, complete the Form of Tender and submit both 1Nr hardcopy and 1Nr electronic copy as part of your tender submission.
Is this suitable for smaller suppliers?Yes
Name of the buying organisation:Estates
Original source URL https://in-tendhost.co.uk/universityofmanchester/aspx/projectmanage/451
Description of the contract
The University of Manchester is looking for a furniture supplier to supply furniture to the National Graphene Institute. Project Background The National Graphene Institute represents an investment, in the order of £61M, to establish Europe’s leading research/commercialisation centre at the University of Manchester. The NGI will provide clean room and laboratory facilities across four floors in a new building within the University campus. The Institute will increase: • The scale of graphene related applied research, the talent pool of post-doctoral graphene researchers, and the associated economic impacts. • Collaborative research with other Universities, research centres and industry to increase the commercialisation of graphene. • Support for spin outs and new starts, to accelerate business development and growth and economic impact. • The North West’s role as a leading centre for applied research, commercialisation and manufacture of graphene-related materials and applications. • Company awareness of the potential of graphene. Funding towards the costs of the project has already been secured from the EPSRC and the ERDF. The operational activities are based around a University of Manchester Graphene Research Programme; University Hub and Spoke Research; Industry Collaborative Research Programme and Business Engagement. The National Graphene Institute offers the opportunity for a truly significant and lasting legacy of this programme – an outstanding example of what Government Funding and ERDF Funding combined can deliver.
Classification of the contract
39000000Furniture (incl. office furniture), furnishings, domestic appliances (excl. lighting) and cleaning products
Contract type:Supplies – Purchase
Is it a framework agreement?No
Is this contract related to a programme of funding?Yes : The NGI is part financed by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) funds having been awarded under the NWOP ERDF Programme 2007-13.
Contract will be awarded based on:Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria below:
Estimated length of contract:09/12/2014 – 18/12/2014
Who to contact
Contact nameJan Disley
Address4th Floor Beyer Building, United Kingdom, M13 9PL
Telephone0161 275 3912
Fax0161 275 8857