Services - 358223-2020

30/07/2020    S146

Belgium-Brussels: Integrity Service Complementing EGNSS High Accuracy

2020/S 146-358223

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, DEFIS — Defence Industry and Space, DEFIS.DDG.C.2 — Satellite Navigation
Postal address: Avenue d'Auderghem 45
Town: Brussels
NUTS code: BE100 Arr. de Bruxelles-Capitale / Arr. van Brussel-Hoofdstad
Postal code: B-1040
Country: Belgium
E-mail: defis-gp2-call-for-tenders@ec.europa.eu
Internet address(es):
Main address: https://ec.europa.eu/info/departments/defence-industry-and-space_en
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:

Integrity Service Complementing EGNSS High Accuracy

Reference number: DEFIS/2020/OP/0005
II.1.2)Main CPV code
73000000 Research and development services and related consultancy services
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

This action serves to assess the respective merits of various directions for the Galileo and EGNOS services to evolve and to build roadmaps of the steps needed before operational introduction of such new services.

In this context, the activities to be carried out shall analyse the feasibility of an integrity service complementing European GNSS (EGNSS) High Accuracy in the 2030+ timeframe on top of the current baseline of EGNSS services to feed the evolving needs in autonomous transport.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 350 000.00 EUR
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
38112100 Global navigation and positioning systems (GPS or equivalent)
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: BE100 Arr. de Bruxelles-Capitale / Arr. van Brussel-Hoofdstad
Main site or place of performance:

Contractor's premises or any other place indicated in the tender specifications.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

This action serves to assess the respective merits of various directions for the Galileo and EGNOS services to evolve and to build roadmaps of the steps needed before operational introduction of such new services.

In this context, the activities to be carried out shall analyse the feasibility of an integrity service complementing European GNSS (EGNSS) High Accuracy in the 2030+ timeframe on top of the current baseline of EGNSS services to feed the evolving needs in autonomous transport.

II.2.14)Additional information

Provided all thresholds are reached and within the available budget, the European Commission will award a contract to the two highest-ranked tenders after applying the award formula. Each of the two selected tender will be awarded for a maximum of EUR 350 000 (three hundred and fifty thousand Euro) each.

II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:
31/08/2020

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:

See internet address provided in section I.3).

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
23/07/2020