Robust Timing Service concept extension and consolidation. Investigation on Integrity and High Accuracy for Timing Services. Analysis of GNSS use in Generation and Distribution of Legal Time across Europe.

Extended TitleEGNOS and Galileo Timing Service Extension and Consolidation
Extended Description

The activity will extend and consolidate the Robust Timing Service concept definition for both EGNOS and Galileo. It is requested to perform an In-depth analysis of additional features like Integrity for Timing service for both EGNOS and Galileo solutions, High accuracy for Timing service, all integrated by dedicated test campaigns to prove the findings. Other features can be proposed; they must be proven by test campaign at the same level of the previous. The outcome of the project will deliver an extended and consolidated Timing Service Concept for EGNOS and for Galileo. Furthermore, a dedicated task will analyse the current GNSS use in Generation and Distribution of Legal Time across Europe. The project will then analyse the introduction of the European GNSS in those areas.

Publication Date2018-07-28
Procurement StatusAwarded
TypeOpen procedure
Contract TypeServices
Award CriteriaThe most economic tender
OrganisationEuropean Commission, Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Enterpreneurship and SMEs
AddressAvenue d'Auderghem 45
Postal CodeB-1049
Class Code38112100
Class DescriptionGlobal navigation and positioning systems (GPS or equivalent)
SourceOffice for Official Publications of the European Communities - Tenders electronic daily (Ted)

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