Gas Chromatograph Tender

Gas Chromatograph Tender

Gas Chromatograph/Mass Spectrometer Triple Quad. Scottish Environment Protection Agency.

CONTRACT NOTICE – NATIONAL

SUPPLIES

1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address


Scottish Environment Protection Agency

Procurement, Erskine Court, Castle Business Park,

Stirling

FK9 4TR

UK

Hilary Doody

+44 1786452538

hilary.doody@sepa.org.uk
www.sepa.org.uk

1.2

Address from which documentation may be obtained

As in 1.1

1.3

Completed documents must be returned to:

As in 1.1

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

Gas Chromatograph/Mass Spectrometer Triple Quad

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

Expressions of interest are being sought for the supply of a gas chromatograph/mass spectrometer triple quad (GC/MS/MS QQQ) for the analysis of environmental samples.

The instrument must be capable of analysing multi-residue suites of pesticides to trace levels.

The instrument must include dual inlets, e.g. on-column & split/splitless. Also included must be an autosampler capable of handling at least 50 vials in a single run.

The instrument must be user friendly and that routine maintenance is simple with short vent and pump down times.

System performance will be assessed by the analysis of validation samples which will be supplied for this purpose.

 

NOTE: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=228600.

The awarding authority has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via a ‘Tender Submission Postbox’ facility. Further details of this facility are available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/PostBox/Postbox_Explain.aspx?ID=228600.

Suppliers are advised to allow adequate time for uploading documents and to dispatch the electronic response well in advance of the closing time to avoid any last minute problems. The postbox closes precisely at the time stated.

2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

181910 Technical Equipment – Laboratory

160 … Edinburgh & Lothians

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

1

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

4 Administrative Information

4.1

Type of Procedure

Dual stage – Candidates must first pass a selection procedure before being invited to tender or negotiate.

4.2

Reference number attributed to the notice by the contracting authority

C12009PUR

4.3

Time Limits


31-05-2012  Time  10:00

c) Estimated award date  31-07-2012

4.5

Language or languages in which tenders or requests to participate can be drawn up

EN 

4.6

Tender Submission Postbox

The awarding authority has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Tender Submission Postbox facility. Further details are available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/PostBox/Postbox_Explain.aspx?ID=228600

5 Other Information

5.1

Additional Information

EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST ONLY ARE BEING SOUGHT – NO TENDER DOCUMENTS ARE AVAILABLE

(SC Ref:228600)

5.2

Additional Documentation

5.3

Publication date of this notice

17-05-2012