17, December 2021

ESA Open Invitation to Tender: 1-10996
Open Date: 16/12/2021 12:12 CEST
Closing Date: 31/01/2022 13:00 CEST

The G2G System offers new features and user capabilities, such as new signals, new ranging accuracy using ISL , new on-board clock and signal performances, new ways to disseminate the mission products from the point of view of the ground and space assets. A specific test bed is required to analyse these new features as early as they are being deployed. The delivery of this activity will be the G2 System Test Bed developed and delivered in versions, and operated during the activity duration in order to provide inputs to the G2 IOT (In-Orbit Test) and IOV (In-Orbit Validation) Tests and report on the performance of the G2 Early Capabilities (for HAS, SAR, EWS, ARAIM and Timing Service Monitoring) and the legacy services. Options will be included for the extension of the maintenance activities.A G2G industry information day will be organized by the European Space Agency in the first half of September. Please consult this website, where the invitation notice is expected to be released in the next 1-2 weeks.Procurement procedure: Restricted procedure (art 164.1.b Financial Regulations) in 2 Stages. For security sensitive items, participating conditions and related restrictions will be applicable. Participating conditions will be published as part of the tender documentation.Stage 1 is currently expected in the October 2021 timeframe and Stage 2 is currently expected in the December 2021 timeframe, provided the Stage 1 is smoothly concluded.

Estabilishment: ESTEC
ECOS Required: No
Classified: No
Price Range: > 500 KEURO
Authorised Contact Person: Loretta Elisabeth Wurzel
Initiating Service: NAV-NE
IP Measure: N/A
Prog. Reference: E/0310-80 – Galileo In MFF 21-27
Tender Type: Open Competition
Technology Keywords: 6-B-I-Navigation System Tools / 6-B-II-Ground Receivers / 8-C-I-Design and Simulation / 8-C-II-Multidisciplinary Analysis / 8-D-II-Ground Support Equipment
Products Keywords: 4-A-3-a-Configuration management, FOP tools, On-board resource checker,… / 4-B-5-Ground Station Monitoring & Control / 4-E-2-a-Laboratories equipment (spectrum analysers, power meters,…)

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