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Opportunity Type Private Sector
Opportunity Method Contract Opportunity
Notice Type Notice
Nature of Opportunity Works
Contract Description:

DO NOT apply directly to the buyer.

All tender documentation MUST be submitted through the Delta eSourcing portal.

UK SBS wishes to establish a Dynamic Purchasing System (DPS) for the provision of the Low Value Laboratory equipment (£10,000 - £200,000).

UK SBS is managing this procurement process in accordance with the Public

Contracts Regulations 2015 (as may be amended from time to time) (the "Regulations")

This is a Supplies DPS.

The DPS will be broken down into 41 categories:

1. Microscope, Optical
2. Microscope, Electron
3. Microscope, X-ray
4. Microscope, Other
5. Imaging and quantification
6. Plate Readers
7. Spectrometers
8. Camera systems
9. Chromatography, Liquid
10. Chromatography, Gas
11. Chromatography, Other
12. Diffractometers
13. Local Exhaust Ventilation
14. Media Kitchen/ Glass wash
15. Sterilisation/Purification Systems
16. Flat optics
17. Lenses
18. Curved mirrors (parabolas, spherical etc.)
19. Gain media
20. Active optical components
21. Autoclaves/ Incubators/ Ovens
22. Shakers
23. Thin Film Coating Plants
24. Critical point dryer
25. Biochemistry, Electrophoresic
26. DNA preparation, amplification and analysis
27. Cold storage
28. Centrifuges & Rotors
29. General Lab
30. Micromachining Systems
31. Medical Equipment
32. Clinical specimen analysis
33. Animal measurements
34. Cell handling equipment
35. Radiation monitoring equipment
36. Pulsed Lasers
37. Electronic Equipment
38. BioPhysics
39. Vacuum Equipment
40. Natural Environment Analysers
41. Weighing Equipment

UK SBS will be setting an 'initial joining stage' deadline for bidders to submit responses. The closing date and time for the' initial joining stage' is Thursday 12th November 2020 at 11:00hrs BST

Following the review of the initial responses it is then intended that the DPS will be re-opened and potential suppliers will be able to apply to join right up until the closing date of the 30th November 2022 (with the potential to extend +1 and +1).

Call off contracts under this DPS will be available from 1st December 2020.

How to Apply:

UK Shared Business Services Ltd (UK SBS) will be using the Delta eSourcing Portal for this procurement.

To register on the Delta eSourcing portal please use the link­-esourcing... and follow the instructions to register.

If you are already registered on the Delta eSourcing Portal and wish to participate in this procurement, please use the link: and the follow the instructions to 'Login'

Once you are logged into the system you will be able to link yourself into this procurement using the Access Code: 9F7J6DQVZR

Please disregard any content in this notice that requests your organisation "to apply directly to the buyer" as this unfortunately is a system generated error, that is outside of the Contracting Authorities control.

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Response Deadline 12-10-20 11:00