Published date: 22 July 2019

Closed early engagement

Closing date: 16 September 2019

Contract summary


  • Research and development services and related consultancy services - 73000000

Location of contract

Any region

Procurement reference

Direct Research Portfolio - Prior Information Notice 2019/S 139-342393

Published date

22 July 2019

Closing date

16 September 2019

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The DRP is the NDA's strategic R&D portfolio and involves Research and Development (R&D) that informs the development of NDA's strategy, develops innovative decommissioning and clean-up technology and supports the development of key technical skills fundamental to the NDA's decommissioning mission. The 3 Framework Agreements which support the DRP are:
1) University interactions, single supplier;
2) Integrated waste management and site restoration and decommissioning, multi supplier;
3) Spent fuel and nuclear materials, multi supplier.
The current Framework Agreements will expire in March and April 2020 and as part of the sourcing process for the new Framework Agreements, NDA is holding a supplier information day on 18.9.2019 in West Cumbria.
Should your organisation wish to attend this session please email to register your interest in attending. Attendance will be limited to 3 people per organisation.

About the buyer

Contact name

Chris Jennings


Herdus House
Westlakes Science and Technology Park
Moor Row
CA24 3HU


01925 802056