Public Sector Network Tender Alert


Mycobacterial Detection System MGIT

Birmingham PHL require Mycobateria Growth Indicator Tube equipment. They already have 3x MGIT BACTEC 960 Automated systems. The new requirement must be compatable with the existing equipment. The system must include the following specification or similiar: 960 tube capacity (320 tubes per drawer), accommodating approximately 8,000 samples per annum wiht a 42 day protocol. Screw cap tube, NO sharps. Measures O2 depletion rather than CO2 production. Average time to detection 10-15 days. All room temperature storage reagents. Designed to perform susceptibility testing as well as growth and detection. Instrument to have backlit liquid crystal display. PCD for data management. Visual and audible indications. Compact footprint. Ambient temperature 18oC to 32oC. 220- 240 V and 3 pin plug. 1 year warranty and cost of future maintenance.

Ref: itt_735,


Health Protection Agency
Health Protection Agency
OX11 0RQ
Wendy Clarke

Contract value: 30000.00 - 90000.00GBP

Published: 11 Jan 2013, Receipt by: 18 Jan 2013