Published date: 29 January 2021

Closed opportunity - This means that the contract is currently closed. The buying department may be considering suppliers that have already applied, or no suitable offers were made.

Closing: 8 March 2021, 5pm

Contract summary


  • Installation services of diesel engines - 51142000

Location of contract

Any region

Value of contract

£13,000,000 to £18,000,000

Procurement reference


Published date

29 January 2021

Closing date

8 March 2021

Closing time


Contract start date

28 April 2022

Contract end date

27 April 2029

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Negotiated procedure

Contract is suitable for SMEs?


Contract is suitable for VCSEs?



Installation services of diesel engines. II.1.5) Short description of the contract or purchase(s):
Engines and engine parts for warships. A sustainable support solution and through life support contract for the PAXMAN Diesel Engine. The PAXMAN Diesel Engine Support Contract (MSS/119) is a (5 + 2 years) Spares Inclusive Upkeep (SIU) contract in support of Marine Support Systems conducted in accordance with the competitive negotiated procedure under the Defence and Security Public Contract Regulations 2011 ('the Regulations'). This is to include:
- supply and repair of PAXMAN diesel engines and diesel engine parts;
- post design services
- technical services
- stock volume breaks and bulk buy options.
Supplier note: a remote MSS/119 Market engagement Day using Microsoft Teams will be held on 9 February 2021 between 13.30-15.00 to provide further information and answer any questions ahead of the PQQ submission on 08 March 2021. Microsoft Teams meeting link will be issued through Award communication portal on 1 February 2021.

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About the buyer


Abbey Wood
BS34 8JH