Contract Summary

  • Published Date: 16 July 2019

  • Tender Status: active

  • Tender Opening Date: 16 July 2019

  • Tender Closing Date: 15 August 2019

  • Award Date: n/a

  • Contract Start Date: n/a

  • Contract End Date: n/a

  • Contract is suitable for SMEs: Yes

  • Contract is suitable for VCSEs: Yes

  • Official Journal of the European Union (OJEU) Contract Type: Products



Scope of Requirement

The AMRC North West has a requirement to engage with local industries in the region and provide solutions to manufacturing challenges. As part of that remit, there is a need to purchase a CMM to support the manufacturing projects.

The AMRC North West is also undertaking research within various manufacturing topics in the aerospace sector, specifically in the area of dimensional metrology of additively manufactured parts. Within the facility there will be various manufacturing technologies and the CMM will be focused on undertaking measurement in support of this research.

This specification is aimed at purchasing a single CMM for use at the AMRC North West. It is expected that suppliers will provide long term support for the equipment including application engineering, CMM programming and software upgrades.

Tender Process and Documentation:

This procurement is an EU open procedure conducted in accordance with the Public Contracts Regulations 2015

The ITT can be downloaded by registering and expressing your interest on the University`s e-tendering system

If you have any questions or comments in relation to this tender they must be submitted via the In-tend System, this can be accessed at

Completed tenders must be returned through the same e-tendering system.

Closing date for receipt of tenders: 16th of August 2019 at 12 noon (UK time).

About the Buyer

Contact name: Lindsey Marsh

Address: Wallis Way Catcliffe
S60 5TZ
United Kingdom

Telephone: 01142 224802

Fax: n/a


Value of Contract

Price Range: £240,000