2009/S 137-199612 – Characterisation, delivery for purification, and the subsequent final disposal of the sodium, listed in the tender documentation, stored at the European Commission’s, Joint Research Centre, Ispra Site, Italy (about 1 100 kg of contaminated Na).


Europen Commission, Joint Research Centre, Ispra Site Directorate, Management Support Unit, Support to the Decommissioning Programme, via E. Fermi 2749, TP 800,

Luc Dejaiffe, Attn: ISD — Support to Decommissioning Programme, I-21020 Ispra VA.

Tel. +39 0332789586.

Fax +39 0332789108.

E-mail: JRC-C01-PROCUREMENT@ec.europa.eu.

Internet address(es): http://web.jrc.ec.europa.eu/callsfortender/.


Description of options:

(1) Additional similar material, up to 20 % of the starting amount, could be added during the contract.

(2) The winning tenderer can decide to take care of depleted uranium oxide retrieved from sodium as an option and address it to final disposal or recycling activities. In such case, the contractor will be responsible of any needed material preparation to allow final disposal and the cost of appropriate containerisation and disposal will be borne by the contractor and included in the declared price reported in the offer.

Main place of performance: JRC Ispra Site, Ispra VA, ITALY.

Estimated value excluding VAT: between 2000000.00 and 3100000.00 EUR.

Duration in months: 44 (from the award of the contract)

Time-limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate: 21.9.2009.

Language(s) in which tenders or requests to participate may be drawn up:

Spanish. Danish. German. Greek. English. French. Italian. Dutch. Portuguese. Finnish. Swedish. Czech. Estonian. Hungarian. Lithuanian. Latvian. Maltese. Polish. Slovak. Slovenian. Irish. Bulgarian. Romanian.

Conditions for opening tenders:

Date: 25.9.2009 – 10:00.

Place: JRC Ispra Site, Reception Building (Building No 1, room 7), Ispra VA, ITALY.

Persons authorised to be present at the opening of tenders: yes. each contractor or grouping may be represented at the opening procedure by a duly authorised person.

Additional Information:

An information session will be held on 6.8.2009 (10:30)in the ESSOR meeting room, building 84. Candidates interested in taking part in this session should submit the name of their representative and a copy of that person’s identity papers to Mr Luc Dejaiffe (fax: +39 0332789108) by 4.8.2009 (12:00).

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