Research and analysis

Request for information to support Type 31e market testing

Request for information (RFI) to help complete a market test for a future Type 31e frigate.



The Ministry of Defence is conducting an industry market test for a future Type 31e frigate design and build project for a minimum of 5 ships at a maximum price of £250 million per ship.

This RFI, to be completed by industry, will be used to gain an understanding of what the market can deliver against the target key characteristics, cost and schedule.

Published 15 September 2017