Supplies - 419898-2022

02/08/2022    S147

Netherlands-Maastricht: Miscellaneous general and special-purpose machinery

2022/S 147-419898

Contract notice


Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: Universiteit Maastricht
National registration number: 50169181
Postal address: Minderbroedersberg 4-6
Town: Maastricht
NUTS code: NL Nederland
Postal code: 6211 LK
Country: Netherlands
Contact person: Bianca Müller
Telephone: +31 433882222
Internet address(es):
Main address:
Address of the buyer profile:
The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at:
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Body governed by public law
I.5)Main activity

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

Suspension for the Mirror Chain ETpathfinder

II.1.2)Main CPV code
42900000 Miscellaneous general and special-purpose machinery
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

UM is the youngest university of the Netherlands and growing fast. It currently has approximately 18,000 students and 4,400 employees. More information on UM can be found on the internetsite

Maastricht University as the lead-partner in the ETpathfinder project will host a facility aimed at the development and tests of extremely sensitive optical interferometers like those used in gravitational wave detectors. A more detailed description of the ETpathfinder project can be found in:

The tender is intended for the procurement of a suspension for the mirror chain of ETpathfinder.

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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)
31214110 Isolating switches
42900000 Miscellaneous general and special-purpose machinery
44500000 Tools, locks, keys, hinges, fasteners, chain and springs
44523200 Mountings
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: NL Nederland
Main site or place of performance:


II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Purchase of a suspension for the mirror chain ETpathfinder.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Criteria below
II.2.6)Estimated value
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Start: 17/10/2022
End: 31/12/2022
This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.2.10)Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: no
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions for participation
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1.1)Type of procedure
Open procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
Date: 14/09/2022
Local time: 12:00
IV.2.3)Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Date: 14/09/2022
Local time: 12:00

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence
This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Official name: Rechtbank Maastricht
Town: Maastricht
Country: Netherlands
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: