CADUCEUS Simulator Maintenance

CADUCEUS Simulator Maintenance

The Authority seeks the expressions of interest from potential bidders to deliver a 3 year maintenance contract to a computer simulation suite known as CADUCEUS as a means of assessing the majority of the command level and soldier training courses for Electronic Warfare Wing.

Reference number: ACT/04061

Deadline date:08/11/2012

This deadline is for… Deadline for Expression of Interest

Contract value:£10,000 – £113,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: Dorset CC Dorset CC,

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: Commands and Centre, DE&S

 

Description of the contract

Software maintenance and repair services. The Authority seeks the expressions of interest from potential bidders to deliver a 3 year maintenance contract to a computer simulation suite known as CADUCEUS as a means of assessing the majority of the command level and soldier training courses for Electronic Warfare Wing, 11 Sig Regt at Blandford, Dorset. Services required include (but are not limited to) the provision of telephone support during normal working hours Mon-Fri 0900 to 1700, provision of email addresses to which enquiries can be sent with files attached if necessary, a method of recording faults with a job number for each fault, a receipt of fault response within 24 hours together with an estimation on time resolution, emulate and/or reproduce any software or application error reported and the provision of on site support. This requirement will also include the provision of 3 days training per year for a maximum of 6 students per day. The training will cover all aspects of the software application CADUCEUS. Training material is available in both hard and soft copies and will remain the property of the MOD.

 

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Classification of the contract

72267000 Software maintenance and repair services

 

Additional information

Contract type: Services – 24

Is it a framework agreement? No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding? No

Contract will be awarded based on: Lowest price

Estimated length of contract: 15/02/2013 – 14/02/2016

 

Who to contact

Contact name Vanessa Sephton

Organisation name Commands & Centre, DE&S

Address RAF High Wycombe, Nimrod Building, 3 Site, Naphill, High Wycombe, HP14 4UE

Telephone 01494494387

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How to apply

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,and the contract will be awarded on the basis of the most economically advantageous tender.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,and the contract will be awarded on the basis of the lowest compliant tender.