Mannequin Supply Approved List – Victoria and Albert Museum
The V&A is seeking to establish a non-exclusive approved list with a number of mannequin manufacturers and providers for the supply of mannequins. 7 Lots.
- Exhibition equipment – 39154000
Location of contract
Value of contract
£100k – £500k
16 September 2019
16 October 2019
Contract start date
01 November 2019
Contract end date
31 October 2022
Contract is suitable for SMEs?
Contract is suitable for VCSEs?
The V&A is seeking to establish a non-exclusive approved list with a number of mannequin manufacturers and providers for the supply of mannequins, torsos and appendages for dress and textiles exhibitions and displays. The approved list will also include provision of other services such as technical assistance, account management, technical advice, storage and transportation. The V&A’s objectives in doing so are to obtain best value for money and to arrive at a working method that is beneficial and transparent for both the V&A and their approved suppliers.
The Approved List is split into 7 Lots:
Lot 1:Fabric covered torsos with optional appendages from stock
Lot 2:Fibreglass torsos, full figures and appendages from stock
Lot 3: Contemporary collections of full figure mannequins from stock
Lot 4: Alterations to fibreglass figures, torsos and appendages
Lot 5: Alterations to contemporary collections
Lot 6:Original figures and appendages (sculpted to specification)
Lot 7:Additional accessories (wigs, make-up, props)
Applicants are invited to apply for as many or as few lots as applicable. When you indicate which Lots you are interested in, you will be expected to demonstrate your capability to manage the scale of work demanded by each Lot that you wish to be considered for.
About the buyer
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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.
How to apply
Please apply directly to the buyer using the contact details provided, or follow the instructions given in the notice description or information section.