Automated glass slide coverslipper

Automated glass slide coverslipper

[Value: £0.0 – £0.0 | Location: South Oxfordshire | Deadline Date: Mon, 23 Jan 2012 00:00:00 GMT | Description: The requirement is for an automated slide coverslipper that can process at least 30 slides simultaneously. The coverslipping process involves dispensation of small quantities of mountant onto a glass slide, placing a coverslip onto the slide and … | Type: Below OJEU: Contract ] Reference number: itt_373

Deadline date: 23/01/2012

This deadline is for… Tender submission

Contract value: £0 – £0

Location where the contract is to be carried out: South OxfordshireCRCE Chilton, Didcot

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? No

Name of the buying organisation: Health Protection Agency

Description of the contract

The requirement is for an automated slide coverslipper that can process at least 30 slides simultaneously. The coverslipping process involves dispensation of small quantities of mountant onto a glass slide, placing a coverslip onto the slide and stacking the slides for drying. Processing involves liquid handling processes such as dispensation of small quantities of antibody solution and washing steps. Quotations should cover a new complete system that fulfils the technical requirements outlined below. The system must include all necessary safety and warning systems and certificates to comply with current UK and European regulations.

Classification of the contract

38519300 Photo or video attachments for microscopes

Additional information

Contract type: Supplies – Purchase

Is it a framework agreement? No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding? No

Contract will be awarded based on: Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria stated in the contract documents

Estimated length of contract: 12 Months

 

Who to contact

Contact name James Gatawa

Address Chilton, Didcot, OX11 0RQ

Telephone 01235 822714

Extension number:

Fax 01235 833891

Email crceprocure@hpa.org.uk

Web address www.hpa.org.uk

How to apply

Suppliers are invited to register on an electronic tendering portal which is provided by BravoSolution UK, an official UK Public Sector eTendering Service Provider, free of charge at: www.hpa.bravosolution.co.uk