Telecommunications Consultancy Contract
Professional Consultancy for Interference Criteria and Testing Methodology for Mobile Phone Denial Systems.
Reference number: 3186-1
This deadline is for… Close of Tender
Contract value:£15,000 – £25,000
Location where the contract is to be carried out: London Reporting to departments project leads in London. The location is flexible to carry out the work although attendance in London for review meetings is required.
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: Ministry of Justice (MoJ) Procurement – CMT N
Description of the contract
To carry out a study and develop interference criteria and testing methodology for mobile phone denial systems on behalf of the National Offender Management Service to support the Prisons Interference with Wireless Telegraphy) Act 2012. The National Offender Management Service is required as part of its commitment to the Prisons Interference with Wireless Telegraphy) Act 2012 to update a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with mobile phone network operators and Ofcom by updating technical annexes setting out acceptable interference criteria and a testing methodology for the introduction of mobile phone denial in prisons. The work to be completed requires bidders to hold significant radio planning expertise, understanding of mobile phone networks and different mobile phone denial technologies. The successful contractor will be required as part of their study to liaise with mobile phone network operators, Ofcom and the Home Office Centre of Applied Science & Technology (CAST) and develop the outputs. Further information can be found within the tender documentation.
Classification of the contract
32000000 Radio, television, communication, telecommunication and related equipment
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: 03/06/2013 – 05/07/2013