Supplies - 343697-2020

22/07/2020    S140

Germany-Karlsruhe: Supply of a High-power Laser

2020/S 140-343697

Prior information notice

This notice is for prior information only


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

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: European Commission, JRC — Joint Research Centre, JRC.G — Nuclear Safety and Security (Karlsruhe), JRC.G.I.3 — Nuclear Fuel Safety
Postal address: PO Box 2340
Town: Karlsruhe
NUTS code: DE122 Karlsruhe, Stadtkreis
Postal code: 76125
Country: Germany
Contact person: Department Procurement
Internet address(es):
Main address:
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

Supply of a High-power Laser

Reference number: JRC/KRU/2020/OP/1774
II.1.2)Main CPV code
38636110 Industrial lasers
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

The JRC Karlsruhe is planning the acquisition of a new laser device for its laboratory for high-temperature thermophysical measurements.

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)
38636110 Industrial lasers
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: DE123 Karlsruhe, Landkreis
Main site or place of performance:

European Commission, JRC Karlsruhe, Hermann-von-Helmholtz-Platz 1, 76344 Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen, (PO Box 2340,76125 Karlsruhe), GERMANY.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The JRC Karlsruhe is planning the acquisition of a new laser device for its laboratory for high-temperature thermophysical measurements.

The device shall consist of a continuous-wave high-power laser source with at least four beam outputs and an equal number of optical fibre cables connected to these outputs for laser beam delivery. The optical fibre cables shall be compatible with beam-focusing optics already in use at JRC Karlsruhe. The laser shall be controlled remotely via an ethernet connection by software provided by the contractor for use on Windows-based PCs. The contractor shall perform the installation, first start-up and initial setting-up of the device at JRC Karlsruhe, as well as provide training to JRC staff on-site.

II.2.14)Additional information

See internet address provided in section I.3).

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:

See internet address provided in section I.3).

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: