Supplies - 296788-2016

27/08/2016    S165

United Kingdom-Bristol: Military research and technology

2016/S 165-296788

Prior information notice

This notice is for prior information only


Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: Ministry of Defence, Agencies/Misc, Other
Postal address: Elm 1C, 4130#, MOD Abbeywood
Town: Bristol
NUTS code: UKK11 Bristol
Postal code: BS34 8JH
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Ravindranath Dourgah
Telephone: +44 3067983905
Internet address(es):
Main address:
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Ministry or any other national or federal authority, including their regional or local subdivisions
I.5)Main activity

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

Counter Mobility Technologies (Anti-Vehicle) Market Survey.

Reference number: DTEC/221
II.1.2)Main CPV code
73410000 Military research and technology
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

Land domain counter mobility technologies.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
73410000 Military research and technology
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKK11 Bristol
Main site or place of performance:

Bristol, City of.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Defence Equipment and Support is responsible for procuring and supporting the equipment and services for the UK's Armed Forces. The DE&S Technology Office seeks to understand Commercial Off The Shelf (COTS) and near COTS counter-mobility technologies in the land domain. Both mines other than anti-personnel mines (MOTAPM) and other novel / innovative technologies are within the scope of this call.

MOTAPM refers to anti-vehicle mines. Unlike anti-personnel mines, this type of mine is activated by a vehicle driving over it, rather than a person stepping on it. MOTAPM includes anti-tank mines.

Expression of Interest (EoI) will be used for MOD informative purposes to gain market understanding and are not in competition or subject to any formal assessment.

II.2.14)Additional information

Please see the UK MOD DCO Request for Information (RFI) GB-Bristol: Counter Mobility Technologies (Anti-Vehicle) Market Survey for additional information prior to responding to this PIN.

Time limit: For responses to this PIN (and the referenced RFI) is 23.10.2016, 23:59 (UK Time).

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: yes

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

The Authority reserves the right to amend any condition related to security of information to reflect any changes in national law or government policy. If any contract documents are accompanied by instructions on safeguarding classified information (e.g. a Security Aspects Letter), the Authority reserves the right to amend the terms of these instructions to reflect any changes in national law or government policy, whether in respect of the applicable protective marking scheme, specific protective markings given, the aspects to which any protective marking applies or otherwise. The link below to the website provides information on the Government Security Classification.

Advertising Regime OJEU: This contract opportunity is published in the Official Journal of the European Union (OJEU), the MoD Defence Contracts Bulletin and GO Reference: GO-2016824-DCB-8682691.

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: