Provision of Guarded HFM

Provision of Guarded HFM

Guarded HFM, associated HFM software, callibration samples and delivery. Contract value:£30,000 – £49,999. Reference number: Energy Thermal 01

Deadline date:26/04/2012

This deadline is for… Submission of Final responses as this is a time limited opportunity

Contract value:£30,000 – £49,999

Location where the contract is to be carried out: North West Located in the Thermal Laboratory at the University of Salford

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: University of Salford


Description of the contract

Part funded via European Regional Development Funded (ERDF) Grant, Salford Energy House provides a unique facility to support North West based SMEs in the development and testing of new and innovative technologies to improve the energy efficiency of our existing homes. There is now a requirement from current and potential project beneficiaries to upgrade the testing facilities in the Thermal laboratory to ensure that products being tested to the required standards. As such the project is looking for suppliers that can supply a Guarded HFM, associated HFM software, callibration samples and delivery.


Classification of the contract

38540000 Machines and apparatus for testing and measuring

71620000 Analysis services

71900000 Laboratory services


Additional information

Contract type: Supplies – Purchase

Is it a framework agreement? No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding? Yes : Part ERDF Funded

Contract will be awarded based on: Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria below:

Priority Description of criteria Percentage weighting
1 Price 50.00
2 Conformance to Specification 30.00
3 Warranty and quality of products being supplied 10.00
4 Ongoing Support Post Installation 5.00
5 Delivery Time Scales 5.00

Estimated length of contract: 02/07/2012 – 31/08/2012


Who to contact

Contact name Stephen Waterworth

Organisation name University of Salford

Address Joule House, Salford, Manchester, Lancashire, M54WT

Telephone 0161 295 6347

Extension number:


Web address


How to apply

Final Proposals to be emailed to Linda Piper at by Thursday 26th April at 16.00 hours.