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United Kingdom-Edinburgh: Sound equipment
Prior information notice
This notice is for prior information only
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: http://www.parliament.scot
Address of the buyer profile: https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA10284
Section II: Object
Chamber Sound and Voting
The Scottish Parliamentary Corporate Body would like to appoint a contractor to design, install and maintain a sound and voting system for its debating chamber. The purpose of this PIN is to identify potential service providers in the market who have the relevant experience and capability to deliver this requirement.
The Scottish Parliamentary Corporate Body would like to appoint a contractor to design, install and maintain a sound and voting system for its debating chamber.
At a minimum the system must:
— have integrated audio and voting consoles, with unique user registration, for 129 MSPs,
— allow MSPs to speak and be heard throughout the chamber, vote, request to speak and allow for different audio channels to feed in to each console (e.g. to allow for interpretation),
— be able to integrate with the SPCB broadcasting systems.
The audio and voting data from each console must be capable of being exported to other systems managed by the SPCB.
Audio must be of broadcast quality.
Equipment must be suitable for users with accessibility requirements.
Equipment must enable simultaneous interpretation of parliamentary business within the chamber.
Any suppliers who consider themselves capable of providing this service, or wishing to request further information, are invited to contact.
firstname.lastname@example.org by 25.9.2019.
Installation of equipment is to take place in summer 2021.
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information
The SPCB may wish to contact interested bidders to discuss our requirements.
Note: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland website at https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=595217
(SC Ref: 595217)