Supply and install a media preparator and automated plate stacker

To supply and install a media preparator and automated plate stacker

Contract value:£20,000 – £40,000. An automated system that will be used for the preparation and automated dispensing of microbiology media.Reference number: EA – NLS12091 – RB

Deadline date:16/10/2012

This deadline is for… Registering an interest in tendering

Contract value:£20,000 – £40,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: United Kingdom

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? Yes

Name of the buying organisation: Environment Agency

 

Description of the contract

An automated system that will be used for the preparation and automated dispensing of microbiology media. The media preparator should be able to produce a volume of media that will be between 1 and 10litres. It should also have the option of numerous programs for different media. The plate pourer/stacker must be able to accomodate approximately 500 plates (55mm) and have the option of a replaceable carousel for 90mm plates. Both systems must be compatible with each other and provide complete traceability for the media produced.

 

Documents

Classification of the contract

71900000 Laboratory services

48921000 Automation system

 

Additional information

Contract type: Supplies – 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: 12 Months

 

Who to contact

Contact name Andy Fegan

Organisation name NLS Starcross Laboratory

Address Staplake Mount, Starcross, Exeter, Devon, EX6 8PE

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How to apply

To apply please send an expression of interest email including full contact details to andy.fegan@environment-agency.gov.uk. The procurement process to be undertaken will be finalised after the expression of interest deadline and and all companies that have registered will be notified.