Supply of Gas Chromatograph

Supply of Gas Chromatograph

Supply of an Analytical System for the Analysis of Trace Level Dioxins and Organic Compounds in Aqueous Environmental Samples.

Reference number: EA – NLS12104 – RB

Deadline date:09/11/2012

This deadline is for… Registering an interest in tendering

Contract value:£100,000 – £135,000

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

Supply of a high sensitivity Gas Chromatograph-Triple Quadrapole Mass Spectrometer system is required for the identification and quantification of Polychlorinated Dibenzodioxins (PCDD) and Polychlorinated Dibenzofurans (PCDF) at ultra-trace levels in aqueous environmental samples. The system must be capable of achieving detection limits for PCDDs and PCDFs in the region of 50-250 femtograms per microlitre.



Classification of the contract

51430000 Installation services of laboratory equipment

71900000 Laboratory services

73111000 Research laboratory services


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 Robin Browne

Organisation name Environment Agency

Address Manley House, Exeter, Devon, EX2 7LQ


Extension number:


How to apply

To apply please send an expression of interest e-mail, including full contact details, to The procurement process to be undertaken will be finalised after the expression of interest deadline and all companies that have registered will be informed.