Market Engagement Opportunity: High Value Laboratory Equipment


NWUPC are undertaking market engagement for the renewal of the HE Sector Framework Agreement for HVLE accessed by NWUPC members and the members of the other participating regional consortia- APUC, HEPCW, LUPC, NEUPC, and SUPC.

The forthcoming 2023 framework agreement includes the following proposed lot structure which is a reduction from 21 lots down to 6 lots as follows:

Lot 1 : Magnetic Resonance Equipment

Lot 2: Imaging/Analysis Systems & Microscopy Instruments

Lot 3: X-Ray & Elemental/Micro Analysis Equipment

Lot 4: Spectroscopy

Lot 5: Mechanical Testing Equipment

Lot 6: Radiation Safety & Detection Equipment

Further details on the scope and specification for each of the lots above can be found in the slide deck that accompanies this survey. Lots 5 and 6 are new areas for the 2023 agreement.

NWUPC are seeking the input of the market on several areas to help inform the structure of the Framework and the scope of requirements.

You can find supporting information on the current NWUPC led HVLE Agreement in the slide presentation below.

Once you have read the supporting information, please continue to the NWUPC HVLE Market Engagement Survey January 2023 for your opportunity to feed into the strategy process.

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