23, July 2021

ESA Open Invitation to Tender: 1-10619
Open Date: 16/07/2021 17:37 CEST
Closing Date: 01/09/2021 13:00 CEST

 This procurement aims at the delivery of Mission Performance Cluster (MPC) service for the Copernicus Sentinel-5P Atmospheric mission (ATM-MPC Service).The Copernicus ATM-MPC Service is a key element of the Copernicus Space Component (CSC) operations, in chargeof the processing algorithms and performance of the Copernicus user level data for the Atmospheric sensors satellite family.The ATM-MPC Service, subject of this procurement, will include the following main functionalities:- Sentinel-5P system performance assessment and characterisation- Sentinel-5P system calibration- Geophysical validation – Processing Algorithms and Processors maintenance and evolutionThe main objective of the procurement is to continue the operations of the current Copernicus Sentinel-5P MPC Service beyond 2021.The Service will be performed in two contractual phases to accommodate the European Union Multi-annual FinancialFramework (MFF):- Phase 1: Service set up and phase-in running up to the end 2021.- Phase 2: Routine Operation Service for a maximum duration of 5 years. The performance of the ATM-MPC Service will be governed and measured according to a Service Level Agreement.The ATM-MPC Service will be funded by the EU Copernicus Programme and the ATM-MPC Service ITT (ITT) will be open exclusively to economic operators that have their registered office in a EU Member State or in a Country participating in the EU Copernicus Programme.The Invitation to Tender package will be published on EMITS. In order to access the ITT Package from EMITS, Tenderers must beregistered in esa-star as potential ESA suppliers. Any Tenderer which is not yet registered with ESA as a potential supplier must complete the online questionnaire in esa-star. Further information on the registration process can be found in ESA’s INDUSTRY PORTAL available here and here note that esa-star allows two levels of entity registration: “Light” and “Full”. This allows new users wishing to do business with ESA to carry out their registration in twosteps. While “Light” registration will grant access to all esa-star services up to and including proposal submission, the award of ESA contracts requires “Full” registration.

Directorate: Directorate of EO Programmes
Estabilishment: ESRIN
ECOS Required: No
Classified: No
Price Range: > 500 KEURO
Authorised Contact Person: Berenice Guedel
Initiating Service: EOP-GMQ
IP Measure: N/A
Prog. Reference: E/E012-01 – Sentinel 5P Operatio
Tender Type: Open Competition
Technology Keywords: 2-E-II-Applications and Services
Products Keywords: 4-A-4-Other

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