Design and manufacturing of the VV PHTS and Drying System FILTERS

Category: Mechanical engineering, Material engineering, Photonics, Cryogenics, Gas technologies

Deadline: 23/09/2019 r.

Original text of ITER annoucment:

Design and manufacturing of the VV PHTS and Drying System FILTERS

The purpose of this Contract is to design and manufacture 2 filters for Vacuum Vessel Primary Heat Transfer System (VV PHTS) and 4 filters for the Drying system (DYS) of Tokamak Cooling Water System (TCWS).

The VV PHTS filters shall be compliant with the French Order dated 30 December 2015 on Nuclear Pressure Equipment (ESPN) and the 2014/068 EU directive. The VV PHTS filters named 26PHVV-FI-1001/1002 are classified as ESPN equipment level N3.
The DYS filters shall be compliant with the Pressure equipment 2014/068 EU directive. The DYS filters named 26DY00-FI-1001/1002/1003/1004 are classified as pressure equipment category IV.

The supplier will act as Equipment Manufacturer for the 4 DYS filters unless different arrangement is agreed by the IO.


Information on ITER website


How to apply?

ITER Call for Tender is a staged procurement process for high value contracts as described below:

  • Stage 1: Call for Nomination, where Domestic Agencies are formally requested to provide the names of potential candidates. The candidates shall liaise with relevant Domestic Agencies to express their interest for a required supplies, services or works. The IO could also add a potential candidate if needed after having informed the DA.
  • Stage 2: Pre-qualification, where the IO will establish a list of qualified suppliers amongst the nominated entities, based on specific selection criteria. All nominated companies receive the pre-qualification package.
  • Stage 3: Call for Tender, where only the pre-qualified candidates will receive the tender package from IO. Tenderers shall submit offers in response to the Call for Tender package composed of Instructions to Tenderers, IO Technical Specifications, Special and General Conditions of Contracts. The evaluation of the tenders submitted has two steps: first the technical offers are evaluated with respect to the award criteria indicated in the Instructions to Tenderers and only those obtaining scores higher than the technical threshold indicated shall be considered for the financial evaluation. The financial evaluation is based either on the combined quality and price scoring mechanism (best value) or on the cheapest technical compliant offer.Source: ITER website

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