Services - 303773-2021

18/06/2021    S117

Spain-Sevilla: Automation in the Automotive and Garment/Apparel Sectors

2021/S 117-303773

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 Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC), JRC.B — Growth and Innovation (Seville), JRC.B.4 — Human Capital and Employment
Postal address: Expo Building, Calle Inca Garcilaso, 3
Town: Sevilla
NUTS code: ES618 Sevilla
Postal code: E-41092
Country: Spain
E-mail: jrc-seville-offers@ec.europa.eu
Internet address(es):
Main address: https://ec.europa.eu/jrc/
I.3)Communication
The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: https://etendering.ted.europa.eu/cft/cft-display.html?cftId=8621
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:

Automation in the Automotive and Garment/Apparel Sectors

Reference number: JRC/SVQ/2021/OP/1260-PIN
II.1.2)Main CPV code
73200000 Research and development consultancy services
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

The aim of this contract is to carry out case studies investigating the socio-economic impact of automation in the automotive and garment/apparel sectors in three European countries (Germany, Romania and Spain), focusing on labour process, job quality and gender differences within the workplace.

In order to grasp the effects of automation with particular attention to labour process, the project aims specifically at investigating and understand:

1) How automation technologies change the business model, production and economic process in the automotive and garment/apparel industries;

2) The implications of these changes for work organization, occupational health and safety, and job quality;

3) The implications of these changes in terms of tasks, occupations and skill requirements;

4) The drivers and barriers for the adoption of automation technologies within and between business models and countries (socio-economic and institutional structures);

5) The gender dimension of automation.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 200 000.00 EUR
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
73200000 Research and development consultancy services
73000000 Research and development services and related consultancy services
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: ES618 Sevilla
Main site or place of performance:

Expo Building, Calle Inca Garcilaso, 3, E-41092 Sevilla, SPAIN.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Automation in the automotive and garment/apparel sectors.

II.2.14)Additional information

Please consult the procurement documents available at the address indicated in section I.3).

II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:
01/07/2021

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: yes

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

Please consult the procurement documents available at the address indicated in section I.3).

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
11/06/2021