17, October 2017

ESA Open Invitation to Tender AO9092
Open Date: 16/10/2017
Closing Date: 27/11/2017 13:00:00

Status: ISSUED
Reference Nr.: 17.129.03
Prog. Ref.: GSTP Element 1 Dev
Budget Ref.: E/0904-611 – GSTP Element 1 Dev
Special Prov.: DE
Tender Type: C
Price Range: 200-500 KEURO
Products: Launchers / Software / Flight SW / Other
Techology Domains: Optics / Optical Component Technology and Materials / Optical Components
Optics / Optical Equipment and Instrument Technology / Spectrometers, Imaging Spectrometers, Radiometers
Structures / High Stability and High-Precision S/C Structures / Advanced Material Technologies for Stable Structures
Structures / High Stability and High-Precision S/C Structures / Joining and Mounting Technologies
Establishment: ESTEC
Directorate: Directorate of Tech, Eng. & Quality
Department: Mechanical Engineering Department
Division: Mechatronics and Optics Division
Contract Officer: Strzelecki, Patryk Michal
Industrial Policy Measure: N/A – Not apply
Last Update Date: 16/10/2017
Update Reason: Tender issue

Develop and optimize in Europe the methods to mount large optical lenses and elements requiring high accuracy and thermo-mechanicalstability. The peculiarity of mechanical mounts of lenses for space is to achieve the mechanical robustness while keeping low contamination and stress on the glass when the optical systems are exposed to temperature variation, vibrations and shocks.

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