Services - 129736-2021

16/03/2021    S52

Italy-Parma: Data Collection, Update and Further Development of Biologically-based Models for Humans and Animal Species to Support Transparency in Food and Feed

2021/S 052-129736

Prior information notice

This notice is for prior information only

Services

Legal Basis:
Regulation (EU, Euratom) No 2018/1046

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: European Food Safety Authority (EFSA)
Postal address: Via Carlo Magno 1A
Town: Parma
NUTS code: ITH52 Parma
Postal code: 43126
Country: Italy
E-mail: EFSAProcurement@efsa.europa.eu
Internet address(es):
Main address: https://etendering.ted.europa.eu/general/page.html?name=home&locale=en
Address of the buyer profile: http://www.efsa.europa.eu/en/procurement/tenders.htm
I.3)Communication
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
European institution/agency or international organisation
I.5)Main activity
General public services

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement
II.1.1)Title:

Data Collection, Update and Further Development of Biologically-based Models for Humans and Animal Species to Support Transparency in Food and Feed

II.1.2)Main CPV code
72314000 Data collection and collation services
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

An Open source platform integrating TK/TD and machine learning models for risk assessment of single and multiple chemicals and biological stressors in humans, animals and the environment. The further development of TKplate 2.0 and related models will be performed through a procurement call divided in two lots.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 1 250 000.00 EUR
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: yes
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Further Development of the TKplate 2.0

Lot No: 1
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
73000000 Research and development services and related consultancy services
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: ITH52 Parma
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Further development of the TKplate 2.0 platform. This lot aims to specifically TKplate 2.0 as an open source platform integrating TK and TD models for humans, animals, the environment and machine learning models from genetic and protein sequence information through a procurement contract.

II.2.14)Additional information

All the information published in this prior information notice is to be considered provisional and subject to possible revision or cancellation.

II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

AMPHIDEB

Lot No: 2
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
73000000 Research and development services and related consultancy services
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: ITH52 Parma
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Development of biologically-based models in environmental risk assessment to assess the impact of chemicals and pathogenic fungi on amphibian and reptile populations.

This procurement aims to develop, calibrate and validate biologically-based models for a range of European amphibian and reptile species for the risk assessment of single chemicals, multiple chemicals and pathogenic fungi. Data collection and model development will be performed by means of literature searches and field studies while calibration/validation of the models will involve case studies of relevance to EFSA.

II.2.14)Additional information

All the information published in this prior information notice is to be considered provisional and subject to possible revision or cancellation.

II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:
15/06/2021

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: no

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

All the information published in this prior information notice is to be considered provisional and subject to possible revision or cancellation.

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
09/03/2021