20, July 2018

ESA Open Invitation to Tender AO9473
Open Date: 18/07/2018
Closing Date: 28/09/2018 13:00:00

Status: ISSUED
Reference Nr.: 18.129.16
Prog. Ref.: Technology Developme
Budget Ref.: E/0901-01 – Technology Developme
Tender Type: C
Price Range: > 500 KEURO
Products: Orbital Transportation & Re-entry Systems / Environment and Crew Life Support (ECLS) / ECLS / Other
Techology Domains: Automation, Telepresence & Robotics / Automation & Robotics Components and Technologies / Perception / Automation, Telepresence & Robotics / Automation & Robotics Components and Technologies / Robot-User Interfacing
Establishment: ESTEC
Directorate: Directorate of Tech, Eng. & Quality
Department: Mechanical Engineering Department
Division: Mechatronics and Optics Division
Contract Officer: Almeida, Rudolfo
Industrial Policy Measure: C2 – Activities in open competition, significant partecipat…
Last Update Date: 18/07/2018
Update Reason: Tender issue

The objective of the present activity is to obtain a functional and clinically validated prototype of a novel multipurpose astronaut exercise hardware based on exoskeleton technology, compatible with a use in an exploration (transit) vehicle or cislunar station, in a human habitat on the moon or on Mars (reduced gravity) and on the ground (training, rehabilitation).Procurement Policy: C(2) = A relevant participation (in terms of quality and quantity) of non-primes (incl. SMEs) is required. For additional information please go to EMITS news “Industrial Policy measures for non-primes, SMEs and RD entities in ESA programmes”.

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