NIRD 2020 status, June 2021

We are happy to announce that the pre-qualification phase has been completed. 5 interesting vendors have been invited to the qualification phase with a deadline to deliver a tender on 31/08-2021.  

The NIRD2020 core team will answer questions from the vendors related to the tender documents until 12/07-2021 and between 02/08-2021 and 08/08-2021.  

Updated tentative plan 

  • 31/08-2021: Deadline to submit the offers 
  • 12/10-2021: End of negotiations 
  • 20/10-2021: Award contract 
  • 01/11-2021: End of the stand-still period and Signature 
  • 23/12/2021: End of the Factory acceptance testing 
  • 28/02/2022: End of the Site acceptance testing 
  • 01/04/2022: Production 


To the NIRD2020 project page