Exhibition Services Contract – The Bicycle Cloud

Exhibition Services Contract – The Bicycle Cloud

The Bicycle Cloud is a high-level installation of bicycles above the Science Museum’s Exhibition Road concourse. The display is like a traditional exhibition in that it shows a selection of museum objects from the archive (25 bicycles) yet it is unusual in that the objects are presented in the style of a dynamic artistic installation.

The Bicycle Cloud

Reference number: SCM0259M

Deadline date:28/06/2013

This deadline is for… Notice deadline.

Contract value:£0 – £0

Location where the contract is to be carried out: United Kingdom Science Museum, London

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: Science Museum Group

Original source URL http://www.mytenders.org/search/search_switch.aspx?ID=105828

 

Description of the contract

The Bicycle Cloud is a high-level installation of bicycles above the Science Museum’s Exhibition Road concourse. The display is like a traditional exhibition in that it shows a selection of museum objects from the archive (25 bicycles) yet it is unusual in that the objects are presented in the style of a dynamic artistic installation.

The Bicycle Cloud forms part of the Science Museum’s Masterplan as it continues to improve the Visitor Experience and make the Collections more accessible.

Works are split between the Authority’s in-house teams for electrical and object mounting and the selected Provider for fabrication and installation. An indicative Structural design has been carried out with the completion of a Structural Design expected as part of this Tender Return.

(MT Ref:105828)

Classification of the contract

92521100 Museum-exhibition services

92521000 Museum services

 

Additional information

Contract type: Works – 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: 05/07/2013 – 10/09/2013

 

Who to contact

Contact name Kristin Hibbs

Organisation name Science Museum Group

Address Science Museum, Exhibition Road, London, GB, SW7 2DD

Telephone +44 2079424000

Extension number:

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How to apply

For further information please review the full notice details at http://www.mytenders.org/search/search_switch.aspx?ID=105828