Tender 534 - EGNOS Maritime Safety Service Analysis
The purpose of the contract to be awarded is to carry out technical activities to support the identification of requirements for a potential EGNOS V3 maritime safety service based on the use of a SBAS dual frequency GPS/Galileo (DFDC) receiver. The purpose is not only limited to the technical analysis but also to carry out cost-benefit analyses to determine pre-requisites for maritime authorities to decide to use GNSS as an aid to navigation in harbours and for inland waterways, and to determine what will motivate users to decide to equip with the SBAS DFDC receivers.
Submission by 13.9.2016
Tenders will be opened at 14:30 on 14.09.2016
Duration: 18 month
Participation in procurement procedures is open on equal terms to all natural and legal persons from one of the EU Member States and to all natural and legal persons in a third country which has a special agreement with the European Union in the field of public procurement.
Where the Plurilateral Agreement on Government Procurement (GPA) concluded within the WTO applies, the contracts are also open to nationals of the countries that have ratified this Agreement, on the conditions laid down therein.
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Operators in third countries which have signed a bilateral or multilateral agreement with the European Union in the field of public procurement must be allowed to take part in the tendering procedure on the conditions laid down in this agreement. The Commission refuses tenders submitted by operators in third countries which have not signed such agreements for the present call for tender.
The Tenders will be held at the following location:
Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs
EU Satellite Navigation Programmes, Legal, Financial and Institutional Aspects (J2)
Office address: Avenue d'Auderghem 45
B-1049 Brussels, Belgium
Companies wishing to attend are requested to notify their intention by sending an e-mail
to GROW-GP2-CALL-FOR-TENDERS@ec.europa.eu at least 48 hours in advance.
See attached the Full Tender document: