New GeM Request for Quote Functionality

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Jul 16, 2012

The new GeM Request for Quote (RFQ) functionality roll out is starting today, 16 July 2012.

How RFQ Works

RFQ allows institutions to contact suppliers to carry out request for quotes on specific items and mini tenders through the GeM system.

There is a step-by-step user guide to show you how to use RFQ. We will also be holding online webinar training sessions the dates for which will be confirmed shortly.
Contracts Currently Available

We currently have the following agreements are available on RFQ and access will be based on your permissions to view these contracts:

  1. Audio Visual Equipment – Lot 3. Broadcast Systems, design, supply and install
  2. HVLE Diffraction Apparatus
  3. HVLE MRI Scanners
  4. HVLE NMR Spectrometers
  5. HVLE Scanning Electron Microscopes
  6. IRLA General Laboratory Consumables & Chemicals
  7. IT related Accessories and Parts
  8. Photographic Equipment and Consumables

RFQ Rollout Process

The roll out process will be phased on an agreement by agreement basis.
Please email supplieradoption@reading.ac.uk if there are any suppliers that you would like on as a matter of urgency.

Further communications advising which suppliers are live will be circulated over the coming weeks.

Contact Us

Please contact us should you have any further queries. JISC Procureweb on 02920 870333 or team@procureweb.ac.uk.