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Issue 536 - 22nd March 2021
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Armagh City Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council


This new programme of support will launch in mid-February and is designed to help you grow your business through a number of elements: 
•    Young Entrepreneurs Support
•    Early Export Support / First Steps to Exporting
•    Digital Transformation Action Plans for traditional businesses
•    Support for Digi-Tech firms
•    Social Enterprise Support
Target Audience 
Eligible businesses should be based in the Borough, employ less than 50 people and not be an Invest NI client company.
To register your interest and receive more information please email:

For Northern Ireland specific contracts, there are a number of sources of information specifically for contracts within Northern Ireland. The Central Procurement Directorate (CPD) handles contracts for a number of government departments.

186654 - 21-03 Green For Micro Panel - Multiparty Framework for the establishment of a Green For Micro Panel
Publication date:  19-03-2021
Response deadline:  02-04-2021 12:00   Irish time
Procedure: 1. Open Procedure (NON OJEU)
Buyer: Monaghan County Council
186492 - Stimulus Fund 2021 - Provision of Management Development Consultancy under the title Stimulus Fund Programme for the Local Enterprise Office in Leitrim County Council
Publication date:  15-03-2021
Response deadline:  06-04-2021 19:00   Irish time
Procedure: 1. Open Procedure (NON OJEU)
Description: Leitrim County Council seeks submissions for a Panel of Consultants/Mentors for the Local Enterprise Office Leitrim to deliver Management Development Consultancy under the title Stimulus Fund Programme.
Buyer: Leitrim County Council

186424 - 2825 - Upgrade of Multimedia System in the Council Chamber in County Hall, South Dublin County Council
Publication date:  15-03-2021
Response deadline:  09-04-2021 16:00   Irish time
Procedure: 1. Open Procedure (NON OJEU)
Description: South Dublin County Council (SDCC) has a requirement to implement and support a new Delegate Conference and Audio-Visual System in the Council Chamber in County Hall. The system must provide microphone discussion, electronic voting and automatic camera control for 40 Councillors and 10 council officials. The system must be capable of integrating with Microsoft Teams and a third party avionic HD camera control systems for the purposes of web casting the proceedings. Any contract that may result from this Competition will be issued for a term of 5 years with the option to extend for a further 4 years to cover maintenance of the equipment to be renewed annually.
Buyer: South Dublin County Council

186466 - 7385 - Supply of Decals and Signage for Rolling Stock Fleets
Publication date:  15-03-2021
Response deadline:  14-04-2021 12:00   Irish time
Procedure: Iarnród Éireann - Non OJEU Negotiated Procedure (Electronic)
Description: Iarnród Éireann (IÉ) is seeking to enter into a long-term supply agreement with a specialist company[s] with a demonstrable track record in the manufacture and supply of decals and signage into the Rail Industry for use on Rolling Stock. The supply agreement will cover the manufacture, supply and delivery of decals and signage in various quantities and to numerous IÉ locations nationwide, IÉ intends to advertise this tender in individual lots [see lot details below] with shortlisted applicants from this stage of the process being eligible to win some or all of the lots. All lots will be required to be delivered to various sites across the IÉ network. 1. Standard Notice Decals and Signage 2. Interior Notice Decals 3. Exterior Branding The supply agreement will cover the supply of both planned and unplanned usage/requirements of both decals and signage for use on all of IÉ’s Rolling Stock Fleets, with deliveries required to various IÉ locations, see location details below: IÉ Depot Locations for Decals and Signage: • Drogheda • Fairview • Inchicore • Limerick • Portlaoise Train Care Centre
Buyer: Iarnród Eireann-Irish Rail

186378 - TOTMAR21FD/1 - Full on Course Graphics Solution for Tote Ireland
Publication date:  14-03-2021
Response deadline:  14-04-2021 12:00   Irish time
Procedure: 2. Open Procedure (OJEU)
Description: There is a requirement for a racecourse based system to deliver on course information and graphics to all 26 Irish racecourses for Tote Ireland. The system must be capable to deliver all defined channels to both fixed and temporary locations. The supplier must be able to provide a total solution including all aspects of infrastructure, hardware, software, remote monitoring, deployment and commissioning. For full detailed specification of requirements please see the tender documentation.
Buyer: Horse Racing Ireland (HRI)

Austrian developer and producer of multifunctional fruit drinks as well as producer of regional hemp gin seeks European partners for a distribution service agreement

An Austrian producer of three different flavours of multifunctional fruit drinks and hemp gin is looking for distribution partners in European countries for it´s regional and sustainable products. For their distribution network they are looking for new European partners (the focus lies on Germany) willing to cooperate with them with the benefit to be able to profit from a high-quality product range.

Bulgarian cybersecurity company specialized in penetration testing, vulnerability assessment and provisioning of cybersecurity as a service seeks partners under commercial agency, outsourcing and subcontracting agreements

An innovative Bulgarian cybersecurity company is focused on providing advanced services related to protection, testing and vulnerability assessment. The SME has highly experienced experts to perform all tests in order to reveal the weaknesses in any information systems. This company also offers security awareness training for employees and cybersecurity consulting services. The entity is looking for new foreign partners under commercial agency, outsourcing and/or subcontracting agreements.

Bulgarian producer of saffron-based cosmetics and food products is looking for agents and distributors

Bulgarian company develops special cosmetics and food products with premium-grade certified organic saffron, such as saffron cream (day, night and eye cream), honey, infused oils and biscuits. The company is looking for commercial agency and distribution services agreements.

Revolutionising the tunnel construction industry with a digital twin

A German start-up company offers a digital twin technology solution for the tunnel construction industry. It renders it possible to digitally design, simulate, engineer and monitor tunnels, thus saving time, cutting costs and reducing waste. Partners are sought for commercial agreements with technical assistance or research agreements.

COVID-19: Portable medical device for the fast detection of infectious diseases

A Greek start-up company offers an inexpensive and precise molecular diagnostics medical device that can be used by trained professionals for the detection of COVID19 and other infectious diseases (i.e. influenza, HIV). The company is looking for specialized partners, active in the field of medical instruments and with access to hospitals, clinics and diagnostic centers, also for end users such as airports, large touristic facilities etc. Commercial cooperation with technical assistance sought.

Virtual Reality training system for trainees in the chemical industry

A German startup has developed a virtual reality training system for trainees in the chemical industry. Advantages of the blended learning software include cost and time savings, enhanced security and improved learning results. IT companies or end-users in the chemical industry, especially with experience in vocational training, apprenticeship and education, are sought for license agreements, commercial agreements with technical assistance, technical cooperation or research agreements.

A German startup is looking for pilot testers for their automated office furniture for a personalized desk sharing experience under services agreement.

A German startup developed a smart office system that enables instant personalization of workspaces. The solution consists of a mobile application, a smart desk and an intelligent office chair which are able to adapt and adjust into personalized settings of different users. The startup is now looking for pilot testers for their office 4.0. solution who are willing to collaborate under services agreement.

A French company developing technology for potentiation of therapeutic antibodies seeks partners from immunotherapy market who want to increase therapeutic performances of their antibodies

A French biotech company has a proprietary technology allowing the potentiation of exogenous therapeutic proteins (enzymes or antibodies). The goal is to develop new engineered antibodies together with European companies allowing a higher capacity to degrade pathogenic antigens. This technology concerns many immunotherapies in inflammatory and immune diseases, cancers or rare diseases.The company would like to achieve technical cooperation, research or license agreement.

A Belgium-based company is looking for wholesalers or distributors for their bio-degradable disposable tableware under commercial agency or distribution services agreements

The company is based in Belgium. It is a versatile business company and a producer and supplier of biodegradable disposable tableware. The products are 100% sustainable non-food items such as plates, bowl, cups and cutlery. The company is looking to expand and distribute their products to other European countries. The company can sell directly or with the business partner's brand name on the product through customised labelling. Partners for distribution and agency agreements are sought.

COVID 19 – Czech manufacturer of dual thermal and face camera monitoring with AI used for thermal screening of diseases (coronavirus) is looking for partners based on distribution agreements

A Czech SME offers a body temperature scanning plug & play infrared imaging camera with high potential to master the fight against the coronavirus etc. That solution is based on a real-time continuous calibration using black body radiation source to achieve great accuracy and stability. Advantages are dual use, high accuracy (0,3 °C) and sensitivity (0,03 °C) and onboard software (online temperature alarms and AI). Company is looking for distribution agreement.

Repair service of electric rotating equipment and gear drives offered by a Hungarian company through subcontracting

Hungarian company with more than 80 years of experience in electric rotating equipment, gear drives, compressors, pumps and other machines repair service is open for subcontracting agreement.

Hungarian manufacturer of a 100% recycled household cleaner is looking for trade intermediaries worldwide to work under commercial agency or distribution agreement

Hungarian manufacturer of household cleaning products is looking for cooperation with distributors, wholesalers or supermarket chains under distribution services agreement and agents having direct contacts with distributors, high-end retailers, companies in HORECA sector or household chemical stores in the frame of commercial agency agreement.

Innovative measurement technology for terrestrial and space applications.

A Latvian company offers advanced, cost-effective, highly precise and fast event timing circuitry for terrestrial and space applications. These timing electronics can be used as a stand-alone or integrated part in light detection and ranging system (LiDAR), 3D laser scanner, absolute gravimetry, quantum key distribution (QKD) and Free/Deep Space Optical Communication systems. Company seeks industry partners for co-development of existing technology and/or manufacturing under exclusive licence.

Sustainable antifouling technology for in ship seawater systems sought by Dutch Navy

The Dutch Navy uses seawater aboard in cooling and fire fighting systems. The organisms in seawater cause fouling inside these systems. To remove the fouling frequent maintenance is necessary. That's why the Navy is looking for innovative technologies to reduce the fouling They aim to set up an experiment within the framework of a commercial agreement with technical assistance or a technical cooperation agreement. This profile refers to an open innovation platform.

A Dutch women’s sport brand is looking for a partner that manufactures women’s sport leggings.

The Dutch brand is known for its stylish, feminine designs and technical performance. The products like leggings have a shaping and 'lifting' effect and can be used for any sport, such as pilates, yoga, fitness or running. The company is looking for a manufacturer of sportswear, women's leggings, that is willing to operate in the framework of a manufacturing agreement.

A Polish manufacturer of ladies garment is looking for trade partners to cooperate with under commercial agency or distribution services agreement

A Polish SME specializing in manufacture of women fashion is looking for trade intermediary services. The collection consists of every day garment and corporate clothing made of high quality fabrics. The commercial agency and distribution services agreements are considered as cooperation types.

Polish company offers outdoor fitness equipment and complete outdoor gyms, playgrounds and dog parks under distribution services, commercial agency and subcontracting agreements

An SME from northwest Poland which operates in the sports equipment industry offers outdoor exercise machines and items of street furniture. The company can either produce individual pieces of equipment or design, manufacture and install complete outdoor gyms, playgrounds and dog parks. Cooperation within the frameworks of distribution services, commercial agency and subcontracting agreements is envisaged.

Polish company is requesting furniture and other furnishings under a distribution services agreement

A Polish company specialized in the distribution of furniture and furnishing (mainly Scandinavian) is looking for producers of tables, chairs and other furnishings for private and commercial use. Cooperation within the framework of a distribution services agreement is requested.

A Polish manufacturer of dietary supplements seeks distributors

A Polish company that produces dietary supplements seeks distributors in all EU countries and in the United Kingdom. The expected form of cooperation will take place on the basis of a distribution agreement.

Polish distributor requests whisky glasses and glassware for other types of alcoholic beverages

A Polish whisky blogger-turned-entrepreneur, who supplies both companies (food and drinking establishments) and individual customers, is looking for whisky glasses and glassware for other types of alcoholic beverages. Cooperation within the framework of a distribution services agreement is requested.

Romanian manufacturer of furniture textile seeks international business partners under distribution agreements

A Romanian company is seeking to develop sales on international markets by finding business partners interested in distributing its products under distribution agreements. The company is offering a wide range of fabrics materials made of cotton, linen, hemp, polyester, acrylic, leather with different effect yarns being characterized by the multitude of colors.
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