This notice is for prior information only
Regulation (EU, Euratom) No 2018/1046
Section I: Contracting authority
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I.4)Type of the contracting authority
European institution/agency or international organisation
General public services
Section II: Object
II.1)Scope of the procurement
H2020: EGNSS-Based Rail Safety Services
Reference number: 762/PP/GRO/RCH/19/11304
II.1.2)Main CPV code
73000000 Research and development services and related consultancy services
II.1.3)Type of contract
The main objective of the analysis is to assess the feasibility of an EGNSS-based safety service for the rail sector beyond 2022 which would enable to rationalise the rail signalling infrastructure.
II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 400 000.00 EUR
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
38112100 Global navigation and positioning systems (GPS or equivalent)
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: BE100 Arr. de Bruxelles-Capitale / Arr. van Brussel-Hoofdstad
Main site or place of performance:
Contractor's premises or any other place indicated in the tender specifications.
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:
The main objective of the analysis is to assess the feasibility of an EGNSS-based safety service for the rail sector beyond 2022 which would enable to rationalise the rail signalling infrastructure. The analysis shall produce the service concept and consolidate it through iteration with the Working Group of experts. The analysis will enable the EC to determine whether an EGNOS service needs to be created specifically for rail safety.
Provided all thresholds are reached, and within the available budget, the European Commission will award a contract to the 2 highest-ranked tenders after applying the award formula. Each of the 2 selected tender will be awarded for a maximum of 400 000 EUR (four hundred thousand euro) each.
II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: no
Section VI: Complementary information
This action will be conducted under the EU Framework Programme for Research and Development Horizon2020 (H2020).
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: