Storage Planning System

Storage Planning System

The British Library wishes to purchase a Warehouse Management System (WMS) in the 2012/13 Financial Year, with the initial aim of managing space utilisation within its collections, but in later phases to also undertake warehouse tasks of retrieval and put-away.

Reference number: OS8289

Deadline date:17/10/2012

This deadline is for… Responses via the British Library’s eTendering system

Contract value:£50,000 – £100,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: Inner 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: British Library

 

Description of the contract

The British Library wishes to purchase a Warehouse Management System (WMS) in the 2012/13 Financial Year, with the initial aim of managing space utilisation within its collections, but in later phases to also undertake warehouse tasks of retrieval and put-away.

 

Documents

Classification of the contract

63120000 Storage and warehousing 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: 4 Months

 

Who to contact

Contact name Geoff Hilton

Organisation name British Library

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How to apply

If you are interested in tendering it is essential that you register to the British Library’s e-tendering portal, please follow the instructions below to register. Please note that registration is free and only takes a couple of minutes to complete. 1. Browse to the eSourcing Portal: http://www.bl.bravosolution.co.uk 2. Click the “Click here to register” link 3. Accept the terms and conditions and click “continue” 4. Enter your correct business and user details 5. Note the username you chose and click “Save” when complete 6. You will shortly receive an email with your unique password (please keep this secure) When you have registered and received your password, please follow the instructions below to express and interest in the tender. 1. Login to the portal with the username/password. 2. Click the ‘PQQs Open To All Suppliers’ link. 3. Click on the relevant PQQ to access the content. 4. Click the Express Interest button in the Actions box on the left-hand side of the page. This will move the PQQ into your My PQQs page. (This is a secure area reserved for your projects only), 5. You can now access any attachments by clicking the Settings and Buyer Attachments in the Actions box. If you require any further assistance with registering or using the system please contact Geoff Hilton on 01937 546443 or email geoffrey.hilton@bl.uk