Capital Investment Research BBSRC

Capital Investment Research BBSRC

Identifying, Capturing and Measuring The Benefits of The £44m Capital Investment Project at the Babraham Research Campus. Reference number: PS120001

Deadline date: 16/04/2012

This deadline is for… Return of Bids

Contract value: £50,000 – £100,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: SwindonThe BBSRC Head Office is based in Swindon, Wiltshire. The Babraham Research Campus is in Cambridgeshire. Any supplier does not need to be based in either region in order to deliver this requirement.

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: RCUK SSC Ltd


Description of the contract

The Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) ( wishes to commission a project to enable BBSRC to identify and demonstrate the achievement of benefits from the £44M investment in the Babraham Research Campus announced, by Government, in the March 2011 Budget (‘the £44M Project’). The outputs from this project will enable an evidence-based understanding of the impact of this investment in the Babraham Research Campus. Furthermore, the intention is that the methodology developed through the project will have the potential for wider application to capture, measure and demonstrate the impact of investment in other research and innovation campuses with a relationship to BBSRC.




Classification of the contract

73000000 Research and development services and related consultancy services

73200000 Research and development consultancy services

79400000 Business and management consultancy and related services


Additional information

Contract type: Services – Unspecified

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: 6 Months


Who to contact

Contact name Jonathan Smith

Address , SN2 1FF


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How to apply

Suppliers must register their interest and request full Invitation to Bid documentation by emailing