Deliverable 4.1: First report on industry contracts

This report focuses on the progress of industry contracts for the procurement of production-ready designs and hardware of various sub-systems of the test sub-array. This test sub-array will be built and tested at the existing EISCAT site in Ramfjordmoen, Norway by the end of EISCAT3D_PfP project. This report discusses the progress of the procurement of the following sub-systems:

  • First Stage Receiver Unit (FSRU)
  • Antenna Unit (AU)
  • Pulse and Steering Control Unit (PSCU)
  • Time and Frequency Unit
  • Status and Control Unit
  • Cables, Connectors and Containers

Further, this report also includes information about the Transmit Unit (solid state power amplifier and power supply units) which will be delivered as an in-kind contribution from National Institute of Polar Research (NIPR), Japan.