On the 19th of June 2023, the RIKEN research institute in Wako-shi (Saitama Prefecture, Japan) launched a public tender for a multiphoton laser scanning microscope, to be provided by the 29th of March 2024. This tender concerns an open tendering procedure under the GPA-rules of the World Trade Organization (WTO).
More information on the tender can be found on the following link, in Japanese and partially in English. This includes information of the specifications for the telescope, which can be downloaded from the below link after registration.
Tender bids need to be submitted by the 9th of August 2023, 15:00 Japan time to the below contact. The results will be made public on the 29th of August 2023, at 14:00 Japan time at the RIKEN premises.