ESA Intended Invitation To Tender

18.129.20


Title: IMPROVEMENT OF SAMPLE CONTAINMENT/HANDLING FOR VOLATILE ANALYSIS - EXPRO+
AO Number: 1-9613
Program ref.: Technology Developme
Tender Type: C
Tender Status: ISSUED
Price Range: 200-500 KEURO
Budget Ref.: E/0901-01 - Technology Developme
Special Prov.: BE+DK+FR+DE+IT+NL+ES+SE+CH+GB+IE+AT+NO+FI+PT+GR+LU+CZ+RO+PL+EE+HU
Establishment: ESTEC
Directorate: Directorate of Tech, Eng. & Quality
Department: Mechanical Engineering Department
Division: Mechatronics and Optics Division
Contract Officer: Doorman, Michala
Products: Satellites & Probes / Payloads / Instruments / Other Instruments / Gradiometers, Plasma detectors,
Techology Domains: Life & Physical Sciences / Instrumentation in Support of Physical Sciences / Processing and Production
Industrial Policy Measure: C1 - Activities in open competition limited to the non-Larg...
Publication Date: 05-NOV-18

The objective is to design, build and develop a oven sealing mechanism breadboard incl. oven, which shall provide reliable sealing of high temperature ovens up to 1000C, in a moon analogue dusty environment, with leak rates of 10-5sccm/ls or better. This will improve robustness and performance of currently available oven technology used for Pyrolysis, DSC and geochronology experiments.Procurement Policy: C(1) = Activity restricted to non-prime contractors (incl. SMEs). For additional information please go to EMITS news"Industrial Policy measures for non-primes, SMEs and RD entities in ESA programmes".