Seafood Innovation Fund (SIF): GB-Lowestoft: Cefas Seafood Innovation Fund

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Notice Summary
Title: GB-Lowestoft: Cefas Seafood Innovation Fund
Notice type: Competitive Contract Notice
Authority: Seafood Innovation Fund (SIF)
Nature of contract: Services
Procedure: Not applicable
Short Description: The Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science (Cefas) is an Executive Agency of Defra. Cefas are administering the Seafood Innovation Fund (SIF) on behalf of Defra. Cefas will run several SBRI calls throughout the 3-year programme (ending March 2022). The programme aims to foster, encourage and financially support innovative technologies and methods to support more sustainable and productive fisheries and seafood production. Through stimulating the development of new transformative technological innovation, it will contribute to both the government’s ambition for UK world-class sustainable fisheries and aquaculture and, more broadly, contribute to economic growth by improving the productivity of the sector and helping create new markets and products from innovative and sustainable fisheries both in the UK and overseas. This funding programme is focussed on the development of tangible, meaningful and long-lasting benefits to overcome the many challenges facing the fishing and aquaculture industries. This SBRI call opens on Friday 19th July and closes on Thursday 12th September (12:00 noon). There are two options for applicants: either smaller feasibility studies, or larger full R&D projects. Feasibility studies are designed to test new ideas (proof of concept) and can be up to a maximum £50k/3 months in duration. Full R&D projects are for more developed ideas that can be delivered in up to a maximum of £250k/18 months. Feasibility studies will be expected to apply for full R&D funding if a successful outcome is delivered at the end of the feasibility stage FOR FURTHER DETAILS VISIT: https://www.delta-esourcing.com/respond/YJ3GBZ9PEM
Published: 19/07/2019 08:33
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Competitive Contract Notice

1. Title: GB-Lowestoft: Cefas Seafood Innovation Fund
2. Awarding Authority:
    Cefas
    Pakefield Road, Lowestoft, NR33 0HT, United Kingdom
    Tel. 01502527766, Email: procure@cefas.co.uk, URL: www.cefas.co.uk
    Contact: Emma Roberts, Attn: Emma Roberts
3. Contract Type: Services
      Sub Type: Other services.

4. Description: Research and development services and related consultancy services. Research and experimental development services. Research services. The Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science (Cefas) is an Executive Agency of Defra. Cefas are administering the Seafood Innovation Fund (SIF) on behalf of Defra. Cefas will run several SBRI calls throughout the 3-year programme (ending March 2022).
The programme aims to foster, encourage and financially support innovative technologies and methods to support more sustainable and productive fisheries and seafood production. Through stimulating the development of new transformative technological innovation, it will contribute to both the government’s ambition for UK world-class sustainable fisheries and aquaculture and, more broadly, contribute to economic growth by improving the productivity of the sector and helping create new markets and products from innovative and sustainable fisheries both in the UK and overseas.
This funding programme is focussed on the development of tangible, meaningful and long-lasting benefits to overcome the many challenges facing the fishing and aquaculture industries.

This SBRI call opens on Friday 19th July and closes on Thursday 12th September (12:00 noon). There are two options for applicants: either smaller feasibility studies, or larger full R&D projects. Feasibility studies are designed to test new ideas (proof of concept) and can be up to a maximum £50k/3 months in duration. Full R&D projects are for more developed ideas that can be delivered in up to a maximum of £250k/18 months. Feasibility studies will be expected to apply for full R&D funding if a successful outcome is delivered at the end of the feasibility stage

FOR FURTHER DETAILS VISIT: https://www.delta-esourcing.com/respond/YJ3GBZ9PEM
5. CPV Codes:
   73000000 - Research and development services and related consultancy services.
   73100000 - Research and experimental development services.
   73110000 - Research services.

6. NUTS Codes :
   UK - UNITED KINGDOM

7. Main Site or Location of Works, Main Place of Delivery or Main Place of Performance: UNITED KINGDOM,
8. Reference Attributed by the Awarding Authority: SIF 1
9. Estimated Value of Requirement: Category F: 1M to 5M
Currency: GBP
10. Deadline for Expression of Interest: 12/09/2019 12:00:00
11. Address to which they must be sent:
    Cefas
    Pakefield Road, Lowestoft, NR33 0HT, United Kingdom
    Tel. 01502527766, Email: procure@cefas.co.uk, URL: www.cefas.co.uk
    Contact: Emma Roberts, Attn: Emma Roberts
   
12. Other Information:
Other Information: The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs). However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement.
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TKR-2019719-PRO-15127350
Suitable for VCO: Yes
Procedure Type:OPEN
Period of Work Start date: 03/12/2019
Period of Work End date: 31/05/2021
Is this a Framework Agreement?: no

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