Call for Tender

The SHUTTLE PCP project has launched its call for tender on the 20th of September 2019

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SHUTTLE, acronym for ‘Scientific High-throughput and Unified Toolkit for Trace analysis by forensic Laboratories in Europe’, is a H2020 project financed by the European Commission (EC), aiming to develop a toolkit, which will facilitate the microtraces analysis collected in crime scenes.

The development of the SHUTTLE toolkit will be realised through a pre-commercial procurement (PCP) action, which is coordinated and jointly carried out between forensic institutes across Europe.

More precisely, the forensic institutes will organise and manage procurement of R&D services involving risk benefit sharing under market conditions, and competitive development in phases.

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Thanks to the EC funding (7.4M€ for the subcontracted activities), the SHUTTLE project will contribute to strengthening the forensic collaboration across countries and institutions in Europe and possibly beyond. It also will catalyse innovation by allowing public authorities to invest cost effectively in innovation by sharing costs and lessons learnt.

SHUTTLE started in May 2018 and will run for 48 months. It has a budget of 10.5M€ and a consortium of 8 partners led by the MINISTERE DE L’INTERIEUR.



This Request for Information has been launched by the SHUTTLE consortium as part of the Open Market Consultation to be conducted under WP1 (Preliminary study) and WP2 (Procurement strategy and tender preparation).

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Pre-Commercial Procurement (#PCP) @ProjectShuttle recently launched its Call for Tender for the development of a toolkit for #TraceAnalysis by #forensic labs in Europe. Find out more @ Mediterranean Security Event (#MSE) 2019 on 30/10/19 or on @CORDIS_EU

Pre Commercial Procurement

Description of Pre-Commercial Procurement project and phases

REMINDER @ProjectShuttle will hold a public workshop on 30/10 as part of #MSE19 (Heraklion, Crete). Distinct sessions are planned for industry representatives interested in the call for tender and prospective end-users of the trace analysis toolkit. Info:

The SHUTTLE PCP project will launch its call for tender to support the development of a Scientific High-throughput and Unified Toolkit for Trace analysis by forensic Laboratories in Europe on the 20th of September 2019. #PCP #EU_H2020

The SHUTTLE PCP project will launch its call for tender

Awarded Phase 1 organizations will get contracts up to EUR 241,935.48 each

NOTICE: The SHUTTLE project opens a call on 20/9 to tender for a traces’ analysis toolkit to support a network of #forensics laboratories. Full details: #InvestEU #SecurityUnion #H2020Security

📢 SHUTTLE pre-commercial procurement Call for tenders: present your offers for a cost-effective, open #trace evidence #toolkit for #forensic laboratories 🔬🧫🛒
❗ Submission deadline: 20th November 📅
#H2020 #pcp #iprocurenet

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Ministère de l'Intérieur
Netherlands Forensic Institute (NFI)
Forensic Science Centre of Lithuania (FSCL)
Governo de Portugal
ARTTIC - International Management Services
Ministry of Public Security
Hogeschool van Amsterdam

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