Civil engineers, Structural engineers, Other specialist planners
|Participants||Desired number of participants: 7|
|Type of building||Technical Infrastructure|
|Type of service||Other services / Structural engineering / General consulting services / Study, Report|
STUK, the Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority of Finland, is the national organisation regulating nuclear safety. One of STUK’s sections, Nuclear Waste and Material Regulation, is responsible for the regulatory control of the safety of nuclear waste management. The Finnish nuclear power plant licensees whose operations have generated nuclear waste are responsible for waste management and disposal. Posiva Oy, owned by Finnish power companies Fortum Power and Heat Oyj (‘FPH’) and Teollisuuden Voima Oyj (‘TVO’), is responsible for disposal of spent nuclear fuel from its owners. STUK’s activities include regulatory review and assessment of Posiva's construction license application as well as the assessment of the quality, comprehensiveness and results of the research and development programme of Posiva. The review and assessment relates to the material, which aims to show safety of the disposal of spent nuclear fuel by Posiva.
With this Call for tenders STUK is seeking external experts to support the Section’s existing team of experts. The external expert services will mainly be carried out as remote work (jobs received by e-mail), and if needed in-house at the premises of STUK in Helsinki or at the Onkalo site in Olkiluoto Main deliverables will be written reviews, reports and documentation related to Posiva’s construction license application and R&D programme. Service documentation may consist of assessments, reports, literature surveys and other documentation. The experts are expected to be sound professionals in their field of expertise. Furthermore, external experts contracted by STUK shall be independent of Finnish power companies that are obliged to perform nuclear waste management, and of Posiva and Posiva’s partners in cooperation. The external support for nuclear waste management expertise is required in handling of Posiva’s construction license application for the final disposal of the spent nuclear fuel.
Expertise needed concentrates in particular, for the years 2013 2015. The review and assessment work is emphasized mainly during first 2 years of the period mentioned.
|Scope of services||
Upon conclusion of the framework contract, STUK will procure the service at intervals and in quantities as it deems necessary, through placing of purchase orders with the subject single contractor.
The framework contract does not include a minimum procurement obligation and does not grant the Service Provider with the exclusive right to sell the Service to STUK.
|Project address||FI-00881 Helsinki
|TED document number||212575-2012|
|Call for tenders announced||06.07.2012|
|Competition ID||2-112702||Status||Fee required|