Public Sector Network Tender Alert


395223-2012: UK-Sheffield: Hydraulic valve actuators

186/MVT - 8MN Test Machine (Hydraulic Actuators and Load Cells).
The University of sheffield is seeking tenders from organisations to provide:
The supply of 4 off hydraulic actuators and load cells to support the construction of an 800 Tonne 8 MN test capability. This facility will be assembled in the Advanced Structural Testing Centre at the AMRC in Rotherham. Anticipated projects include static and low cycle fatigue this will provide a unique and high capacity testing solution in the UK.
Actuators should be capable of applying a tensile load of 200 Tonnes (2MN) at a hydraulic supply pressure of 210Bar.
This is an open EU procurement procedure. The ITT can be downloaded by registering and expressing your interest on the University's e-tendering system
Completed tenders must be returned through the same e-tendering system.
The closing date for return of tenders is 12:00 on 22.1.2013 (UK time).

Ref: 186/MVT.,


University of Sheffield
Floor 5, The Arts Tower, Western Bank
For the attention of: Mark Richards
S10 2TN Sheffield
Telephone: +44 1142224204
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Contract value: No contract value provided

Published: 13 Dec 2012, Receipt by: 22 Jan 2013