Co-ordinating climate science and risk assessment

Co-ordinating climate science and risk assessment observations project

Contract value:£0 – £20,000. Formal tenders are invited to review the UK observation activities that relate to Climate Science and Risk Assessment and; Identify GCOS international climate standards and observations that UK should be meeting or providing within the Climate Science and Risk Assessment category.

Reference number: P2120062

Deadline date:26/11/2012

This deadline is for… The RCUK SSC Ltd to receive final tender submissions

Contract value:£0 – £20,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: Swindon

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

Formal tenders are invited to review the UK observation activities that relate to Climate Science and Risk Assessment and; Identify GCOS international climate standards and observations that UK should be meeting or providing within the Climate Science and Risk Assessment category. Identify (through the UK-EOF catalogue and partners) which data meet these standards. Perform a GAP analysis (GCOS vs. EOF) to identify areas where more data are needed. Plan an approach to promote awareness of standards and gaps to the UK community. Make recommendations for improving the UK-EOF catalogue so as to facilitate GCOS reporting.

 

Classification of the contract

73000000 Research and development services and related consultancy 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: 5 Months

 

Who to contact

Contact name Al Staunton-Lambert

Organisation name RCUK SSC Ltd

Address , North Star House, North Star Avenue, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN2 1FF

Telephone 01793 867812

Extension number:

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Web address http://www.ssc.rcuk.ac.uk

 

How to apply

Please read the tender instructions carefully in order to ensure your bid is accepted.