ESO – Service Contract for the construction of the platforms and towers of the BlackGem telescope array at La Silla Observatory, near La Serena
Call for tender for the construction of three concrete platforms and three steel towers at La Silla Observatory, located 160 km north of La Serena.
The platforms will support three steel towers, each of which consists of an internal cylinder supporting a telescope mount and an external cylinder supporting the telescope enclosure.
The works include the realization of ducts connecting the platforms to a separate building, through which power, network, and cooling lines will be deployed.
The Call for tender is scheduled to be released in Q3/2018 to potential bidders in Chile.
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