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Services - 181180-2020

20/04/2020    S77

Italy-Ispra (VA): Provision of an Automated, Global, Satellite-based Flood Monitoring Product for the Copernicus Emergency Management Service

2020/S 077-181180


Notice for changes or additional information


(Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, 2020/S 055-129876)

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

Section I: Contracting authority/entity

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: European Commission, JRC — Joint Research Centre, JRC.E — Space, Security and Migration (Ispra), JRC.E.1 — Disaster Risk Management
Postal address: Via Enrico Fermi 2749
Town: Ispra (VA)
NUTS code: ITC41 Varese
Postal code: I-21027
Country: Italy
Internet address(es):
Main address:

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

Provision of an Automated, Global, Satellite-based Flood Monitoring Product for the Copernicus Emergency Management Service

Reference number: JRC/IPR/2020/OP/0551
II.1.2)Main CPV code
73300000 Design and execution of research and development
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

This open call for tender aims at establishing a fully operational, automated, global, satellite-based flood monitoring product, which will provide a continuous, near real-time (NRT) global monitoring of all major flood events and which will serve as a new element of the existing flood early warning and monitoring component of the Copernicus Emergency Management Service (CEMS). The global flood monitoring product shall be based on a systematic, automated delineation of flooded areas and water-bodies using Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) data from the Copernicus Sentinel-1 satellites.

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
VI.6)Original notice reference
Notice number in the OJ S: 2020/S 055-129876

Section VII: Changes

VII.1)Information to be changed or added
VII.1.2)Text to be corrected in the original notice
Section number: IV.2.2)
Place of text to be modified: Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
Instead of:
Date: 08/05/2020
Date: 05/06/2020
Section number: IV.2.7)
Place of text to be modified: Conditions for opening of tenders
Instead of:
Date: 11/05/2020
Local time: 11:30
Date: 08/06/2020
Local time: 11:00
VII.2)Other additional information: