Joint Market Surveillance Action on Harmonised Products (JAHARP18) – WP3 Portable Room Heaters: Call for Tender

PROSAFE is launching a Call for Tender for the EU-funded Joint Market Surveillance Action on Harmonised Products (JAHARP2018) concerning a specific product group covered under WorkPackage3 - Portable Room Heaters.
PROSAFE is seeking accredited, independent laboratories located within the EEA with experience of testing a specific product group using EU standards.
In particular, the tender covers the state of compliance and safety under WP3 – Portable Room Heaters as subject to the Low Voltage Directive (LVD, Directive 2014/35/EU).

More details concerning the tender requirements can be found in the Official Call, Price List and the General Conditions.

Questions about this specification must be submitted in writing to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. no later than 10 August 2020 17:00 o' clock CET.
Interested laboratories should submit their electronic tender together with their Price List (Annex I) by 28 August 2020 17:00 o' clock CET via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  with the subject header ''[name of the laboratory] JAHARP18 WP3 LVD" and copied to the relevant This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., as indicated in the Call for Tender.
Tenders must also be sent to the offices of PROSAFE in hardcopy (Avenue des Arts/Kunstlaan 41, 2nd floor, B-1040 Brussels, Belgium).

 

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Joint Market Surveillance Action on Harmonised Products (JAHARP18) – WP2 Recreational Craft: Call for Tender

PROSAFE is launching a Call for Tender for the EU-funded Joint Market Surveillance Action on Harmonised Products (JAHARP2018) concerning WorkPackage2 – Recreational Craft (RCD).

PROSAFE is seeking an accredited, independent laboratory located within the EEA with experience of testing a specific product group using EU standards.
In particular, the tender covers the state of compliance and safety under WP2 - RCD as subject to Directive 2013/53/EU for Recreational Craft.

More details concerning the tender requirements can be found in the Official Call and the General Conditions.

Questions about this specification must be submitted in writing to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. no later than 10 August 2020 17:00 o' clock CET
Interested laboratories should submit their electronic tender by 21 August 2020 17:00 o'clock CET via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the subject header ‘[name of the laboratory] JAHARP18 WP2 RCD Tender’ and copied to the relevant This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., as indicated in the Call for Tender.Tenders must also be sent to the offices of PROSAFE in hardcopy (Avenue des Arts/Kunstlaan 41, 2nd floor, B-1040 Brussels, Belgium). 

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EEPLIANT2 Final Press Release

The EEPLIANT2 Joint Action publishes its Final Press Release showcasing the project’s outputs and results.
Through the joint monitoring, verification and enforcement activities carried out by the Consortium (17 Market Surveillance Authorities, one national agency and PROSAFE) the EU-funded project revealed high levels of non-compliance of the energy efficiency requirements provided by the EU Energy Labelling regulation and Ecodesign directives.
Get in touch with the team for more details and information! Please also follow us on @EEPLIANT.

The Final Press Release is published in: Bulgarian BG Flag ; English  GB ; Finnish Finland Flag French FR ; Latvian LV FLAG ; Lithuanian Lithuania flag

Re-cast of the Energy Efficiency Compliant Products 2018 (EEPLIANT3) Call for Services on Market Data Research

 

PROSAFE is thankful to all Market Research companies who replied to our call for services for market data. However, while the first EEPLIANT3 call for services on market research gathered some interesting proposals, they were by far exceeding our available budget. Therefore, PROSAFE decided to re-cast the call for services – narrowing down our requirements, without needing to alter post-facto the conditions of the official call, which would go against the validity and the spirit of this procedure. This second Call for Services includes some modifications, mostly regarding the type of the data needed.

All companies that already submitted a reply to the initial call for services are encouraged to apply again, with updated proposals!

 

PROSAFE will be appointing a market research agency to support with market intelligence necessary to deliver the requirements under this Concerted Action. It is essential to gather information regarding market information, market segmentation and market trends, in order to sample relevant products and to assess the amount of energy savings lost by underperforming products.

The individual work packages (WPs) in this Concerted Action that will require market research data will address:

  • WP6 New challenges and emerging issues - one product type TBC;
  • WP7 Air conditioners (single/double duct and split air conditioning units);
  • WP8 Tumble dryers;
  • WP9 Water heaters and storage (to include fossil fuel boilers, electric boilers, heat pump boilers, solar boilers, storage tanks);
  • WP11 Lighting products;
  • WP12 Local space heaters (domestic and commercial models).

Criteria and requirements of this Re-cast of the Call for Services can be found in the official call and in the general conditions.

Quotations shall be emailed to the PROSAFE Office at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. no later than 25 March 2020 17:00 o’clock CET. Quotations received after the deadline will be disregarded.

 

 

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Joint Market Surveillance Action on Harmonised Products JAHARP18 Recreational Craft - Request for Services

PROSAFE is launching a request for temporary services for the EU-funded Joint Market Surveillance Action on Harmonised Products JAHARP2018 Recreational Craft. One of the activities included in the Joint Action concerns Recreational Craft. Seven national market surveillance authorities are taking part in this activity from Bulgaria, Finland, France, Latvia, Malta, Portugal and Sweden.

The activity will target inflatable craft (not including RHIBs) and small open boats. Samples will be collected from the market in each of the participating countries and sent to a common test laboratory.

In preparation for the sampling and testing, a training day is being organised on 13 March 2020 in Amsterdam.

PROSAFE is seeking an independent expert to assist with this training. More information on the role of the expert are included in the General Conditions of Tender accessible here.

You are invited to submit your candidacy for this task by e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 20 February 2020 midnight CET at the latest. Please read carefully the enclosed file for what your proposal should contain.

 

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