The EU tenders the eurocodes promotion campaign

The Official Journal of the European Union has published in the “S” Serie a call for tender foused on the development of the eurocodes promotion campaign with a value of 0,25 Meuros.

The tender, proposed by the Enterprise and Industry Directorate-General, aims to enable an uptake of the high-quality European design codes (the Eurocodes) in third countries those countries outside the European Economic Area, EEA and ultimately enhance the competitiveness of the European construction sector and its competitive position in non-EEA construction markets. More specifically, the action should develop and partly implement a strategy for providing relevant actors in selected 3rd countries with appropriate and up-to-date information on the Eurocodes, their functioning and their implementation mechanism, in order to facilitate the countries' uptake of the codes.

Proposals might be submitted until 29th May 2009 in the following address according to the rules indicated in the call:
Directorate-General for Enterprise and Industry, Directorate I — New Approach Industries, Tourism and CSR
B100 04/028
1049 Bruxelles/Brussel (Belgium)