Public Sector Network Tender Alert


26571-2013: UK-Cambridge: Telecommunications services

DANTE regularly reviews the configuration and needs for optimisation of the GÉANT network and this procurement covers two specific Dark Fibre Route requirements to 2020 for Paris-Geneva and Geneva-Milan. The objects of the procurement are to:
a) Lease Routes that are most compliant with DANTE's quality requirements with maximum route diversity at minimum cost.
b) Commission Routes in line with stated requirements.
c) Undertake an open procurement in accordance with Article 28 of the Council Directive 2004/18/EC of 31 March 2004.
d) Contract duration will be for 7 years, with options for early termination and 2 year extension.
To access the Invitation to Tender suppliers must first register an account on the DANTE eTendering website at you can then request access to Dark Fibre 2013.

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Delivery of Advanced Network Technology to Europe Limited
City House, 126-130 Hills Road
For the attention of:
CB2 1PQ Cambridge
Telephone: +44 1223371300
Fax: +44 1223371371
Internet address(es):
General address of the contracting authority:
Further information can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)
Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)
Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: The above mentioned contact point(s)

Contract value: See Section II.1.5

Published: 25 Jan 2013, Receipt by: 5 Mar 2013