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401385-2012: UK-Belfast: Sorters

Queens University Belfast wishes to procure an automated RFID book sorter for installation in the McClay Library in early summer 2013. To meet our schedule, the book sorter must be installed and fully functioning by July 2013. The intention is to improve the circulation and availability of stock, to increase the effective deployment of staff and to improve customer service.

Ref: QUB/1260/12,

Contact:

Queen's University Belfast
Purchasing Office, University Road
For the attention of: Declan Fitzsimons
BT7 1NN Belfast
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 2890973026
E-mail: declan.fitzsimons@qub.ac.uk
Fax: +44 2890971390
Internet address(es):
General address of the contracting authority: www.qub.ac.uk
Address of the buyer profile: www.qub.ac.uk/po
Further information can be obtained from: Queen's University Belfast
UNITED KINGDOM
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Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: Queen's University Belfast
UNITED KINGDOM
Internet address: https://in-tendhost.co.uk/queensuniversitybelfast/aspx/Home
Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: Queen's University Belfast
UNITED KINGDOM
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Contract value: Queens University Belfast wishes to procure an automated RFID book sorter for installation in the McClay Library in early summer 2013. To meet our schedule, the book sorter must be installed and fully functioning by July 2013. The intention is to improve the circulation and availability of stock, to increase the effective deployment of staff and to improve customer service. This project is set within the context of a rapidly changing information environment and an increased expectation that the Library will provide innovative and appropriate support for the research, teaching and learning strategies of the University. We envisage that the implementation of a book sorter will improve the working environment for library staff by reducing routine tasks (including manual handling) and allow more time to provide professional support and guidance to students, thereby enhancing the service the Library providesEstimated value excluding VAT: Range: between 180 000 and 200 000 GBP

Published: 19 Dec 2012, Receipt by: 31 Jan 2013