Brussels, 11 Feb 2005
The European Commission has published an invitation to tender for the provision of statistical information services to Eurostat in the field of research.
Eurostat estimates the overall duration of the provision of services will be around 36 months, and the call is divided into the following three lots:
- research and development (R&D) statistics: estimated budget available 330,000 euro - this lot asks for methodological and production work in the area of R&D statistics;
- innovation statistics: estimated budget available 120,000 euro - this lot deals with innovation statistics
- statistics on human resources in science and technology: estimated budget available 360,000 euro - this lot concentrates on statistics on human resources in science and technology only, with a number of tasks to be carried out: the production of annual statistics on human resources in science and technology, the production of a number of Statistics in Focus publications on HRST and the treatment of the incoming new data based on a newly developed PhD survey.
For further information, please contact:
Statistical Office (Eurostat)
Attn: Directorate B, Mrs Y. Kemmerling-Linssen
Unit B0, Office A4/162
rue Alcide de Gasperi
To see the full details of the call, please consult the following web address:
htt p://ted.publications.eu.int/udl?REQUE ST=Seek-Deliver&LANGUAGE=en&DOCI D=028407-2005
Remarks: The deadline for requesting tender documents is 23.3.2005.
The deadline for submitting tender documents is 29.3.2005.
Before contacting the Commission, tenderers are strongly advised to consult the original call text in the Official Journal of the European Union at the reference below.