ILO meetings

Fifteenth ILO Meeting in Barcelona, February 23rd, 2012

6 March 2012 | 20:30 | ILO meetings

The presentations given by F4E can be downloaded from the following links:

  1. General Information and procurement status
  2. Answers to Questions from the ILO’s
  3. Ongoing and Future Calls for Tender

The document on Upcoming Calls for Tender can be consulted here.

The Swiss Delegate, Mr. Jean-René Leidner, took leave of the assembly due to retirement and introduced his successor, Mr. Michel Hübner. Mr. Leidner wishes Mr. Hübner the best success in promoting Swiss Industry towards the accomplishment of ITER.

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Fourteenth ILO Meeting in Cadarache, November 30th, 2011

20 December 2011 | 20:00 | ILO meetings

This meeting followed up on the Information Days on Intellectual Property and Innovation in Fusion which were held in Barcelona on November 28 and 29, 2011.

The presentations given by F4E can be downloaded from the following links:

  1. General Information and procurement status
  2. Answers to Questions from the ILO
  3. Ongoing and Future Calls for Tender

F4E furthermore presented the upcoming main tendering procedures foreseen until mid 2012. This document can be consulted here. It is worth mentioning that several calls will deal with the testing of superconducting strands (for both PF and TF coils).

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Thirteenth ILO Meeting in Cadarache, September 29th, 2011

10 October 2011 | 17:30 | ILO meetings

The presentations given by F4E at their premises in Cadarache can be downloaded from the following links. This meeting was followed by the Information Day on CODAC scheduled on the following day.

  1. General Information and procurement status
  2. Onfoing and Future Calls for Tender
  3. Answers to Questions from the ILO’s
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Twelfth ILO Meeting in Cadarache, June 28th, 2011

13 July 2011 | 18:30 | ILO meetings

Several announcements on upcoming information days were made by F4E officers at the 12th ILO meeting (see starting page of this WEB site).

F4E’s new structure is reflected in the updated Organization Chart.

Fukushima’s impact on ITER will hopefully be reduced to a maximum postponement of 1 year for the first plasma (2020 instead of 2019).

Industry is encouraged to respond to the questionnaires in order for F4E to gain a better view on the industrial competencies available within Europe. Ongoing surveys include:

  • HVAC and power supplies for all buildings (see here)
  • Irradiation facilities in Europe (see here)
  • Cryopumps (see here)
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Eleventh ILO Meeting in Barcelona, April 15th, 2011

20 April 2011 | 20:00 | ILO meetings

Following a very successful day on Remote Handling on April 14th, 2011, F4E informed all ILO’s on ongoing and future Calls for Tenders.

F4E makes big efforts to inform industry on future Calls for Tenders by way of Information Days and Mappings.

INDUSTRY IS ENCOURAGED TO LOOK FOR PARTNERS AND MAKE ARRAGEMENTS PRIOR TO THE CALLS FOR TENDERS. THIS SAVES TIME NEEDED DURING THE CALL TO PREPARE THE OFFER!

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Tenth ILO Meeting in Barcelona, January 25th, 2011

3 February 2011 | 19:00 | ILO meetings

The Business Intelligence Unit of F4E made all ILO’s aware of the very tight program 2011, considering the ambitious targets to be met. The main procurements are:

  • cranes and lifts for the assembly of the Tokamak (ongoing procedure)
  • 18 buildings and heavy doors (ongoing procedure)
  • mechanical and electrical systems for all buildings, planned in Q4, 2011
  • port plus and integration of diagnostics, planned in Q2, 2011
  • plasma heating sources
  • power supplies
  • cryoplant
  • divertor
  • first wall Beryllium shields
  • remote handling

All of these subjects will be tackled and launched in 2011!

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Ninth ILO Meeting in Barcelona, October 19th, 2010

1 December 2010 | 21:00 | ILO meetings

The Business Intelligence Group of F4E took the opportunity of this meeting to make the ILO’s aware
of efforts made in preparation of Calls for tender. Two areas were emphasized:

  • Remote Handling (see F4E’S presentation here)
  • Port Integration design (see F4E’S presentation here)
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Eighth ILO Meeting in Cadarache, June 30th, 2010

16 July 2010 | 0:00 | ILO meetings

F4E presented to the ILO’s the latest status on ongoing procurements and contracts awarded. Since the meeting was held in Cadarache, the opportunity was taken to have a discussion with Ms Flament, head of procurement for ITER IO. Ms Flament’s presentation can be found here.

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Seventh ILO Meeting in Barcelona, April 22, 2009

7 May 2010 | 18:30 | ILO meetings

The Icelandic volcano Eyjafjallajökull kept many of us from attending the meeting. Video Conferencing was organized, which proved to be a very useful tool. Presentations from F4E can be consulted here:

  1. General Information and current topics
  2. Ongoing Calls for tenders and Business Intelligence activities
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Sixth ILO Meeting in Barcelona, February 2, 2009

7 May 2010 | 18:00 | ILO meetings

As evidenced by the agenda, the 6th ILO meeting mainly focused on past and future achievements with regard to procurements. Data given at the meeting is indicative only and not binding for F4E. You will find attached tables showing

  1. GRANTS awarded in 2009
  2. CONTRACTS awarded in 2009
  3. COMING TENDERS 2010
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