Published date: 27 May 2020

Awarded opportunity - This means that the contract has been awarded to a supplier.



Closing: 25 March 2020

Contract summary

Industry

  • Electrical machinery, apparatus, equipment and consumables; lighting - 31000000

  • Laboratory, optical and precision equipments (excl. glasses) - 38000000

Location of contract

England

Value of contract

£80,000

Procurement reference

NCL001-DN469713-62363733

Published date

27 May 2020

Closing date

25 March 2020

Contract start date

3 April 2020

Contract end date

30 June 2020

Contract type

Supply contract

Procedure type

Not applicable

Contract is suitable for SMEs?

Yes

Contract is suitable for VCSEs?

No


Description

The University intends to purchase a Real-Time Test Bed for Microgrid for Damascus University, Syria. This Microgrid test bed will be used to deliver the activities of Advanced Teaching and training on Smart grid & Grid Integration of Renewable Energy Systems (AT-SGIRES) project, funded by EACEA Erasmus+. This test bed will be the core component of AT-SGIRES Smart Grid laboratory at Damascus University (DU). This equipment must be designed to provide the possibilities of simulating the distribution networks under future scenarios of high integration of renewable energy resources.

An integral part of the test bed is a real-time network simulator (RTNS). This allows for detailed real-time simulation of networks using sophisticated models that can interact with the physical laboratory environment.

The scope of this contract is for the supply, delivery and help in installation of the equipment detailed in the Invitation to Tender document to Damascus University/Syria, with after-sales support and 12 months warranty and maintenance.


Award information

Awarded date

20 April 2020

Contract start date

21 April 2020

Contract end date

30 June 2020

Total value of contract

£96,280

This contract was awarded to 1 supplier.

OPAL-RT Europe

Address

196 rue houdan, sceaux, 92330, France

Reference

None

Supplier is SME?

No

Supplier is VCSE?

No


About the buyer

Contact name

Dave Anderson

Address

Newcastle University
Procurement Services, Kingsgate
Newcastle
NE1 7RU
England

Telephone

+44 1912085360

Email

dave.anderson@ncl.ac.uk


Closing: 25 March 2020