Ohio

Ohio workers comp fund seeks investment consultant

Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation, Columbus, is to launch a search Tuesday for at least one investment consultant, spokesman Tony Gottschalk confirmed. The bureau, which oversees $26.6 billion in state insurance assets including the $24 billion State Insurance Fund, is issuing the RFP due to the pending expiration of current consultant RVK’s contract on June 30. RVK, which provides general ...

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Fairport Harbor Village government looks to eliminate junk vehicles from its own fleet

Fairport Harbor sign Fairport Harbor Village government will be making an effort to eliminate junk vehicles from its own fleet. That decision arose from a discussion held at a recent Village Council meeting about an ordinance to sell the Fairport Harbor Senior Center’s dilapidated van. The vehicle, which is 18 years old, had previously failed to sell when it was offered for ...

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DOE Issues Draft Request For Proposal Sections for the Moab Remedial Action Contract

Cincinnati – Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Environmental Management (EM) is issuing Draft Request for Proposal (RFP) Sections for the Moab Remedial Action Contract (“Moab RAC”).  The Moab Uranium Mill Tailings Remedial Action Project (Moab UMTRA Project) is responsible for the remediation of EM’s Moab Site through the Moab RAC. A draft of Section C was released ...

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DOE Releases Final Request for Proposal for Portsmouth Infrastructure Support Services

Cincinnati – Today the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) issued a Final Request for Proposal for the Portsmouth Infrastructure Support Services (Port ISS) procurement. The primary objective of this contract is to perform infrastructure services at the Portsmouth Site. Infrastructure services at the Portsmouth Site include the following: Surveillance, Maintenance, and Repair and Construction/Replacement of Facilities; Janitorial Services; Grounds Maintenance, Snow ...

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County rejects bids on the renovation project

WORTHINGTON — Nobles County commissioners, on a 4-1 vote, rejected Tuesday morning all bids received for a planned renovation of the county’s license center, auditor-treasurer’s office workspace, and recorder’s office workspace. The action was taken after it was discovered the lowest of four bidders on the project — Visions Group of Tea, South Dakota — misplaced a decimal point, resulting ...

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FirstEnergy Issues RFP to Purchase Ohio-Compliant RECs

FirstEnergy Corp., an electric utility headquartered in Akron, Ohio, has issued a request for proposal (RFP) to purchase Ohio-compliant renewable energy credits (RECs) for its Ohio utilities – Ohio Edison, The Illuminating Co. and Toledo Edison. The purchases will help meet the companies’ 2020 renewable energy targets established under Ohio’s alternative energy law. RECs sought in this RFP must be eligible for compliance with ...

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The Ohio Water Development Authority Is Seeking State Revolving Fund Financial Advisory Services

THE OHIO WATER DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY IS SEEKING STATE REVOLVING FUND FINANCIAL ADVISORY SERVICES The Ohio Water Development Authority is seeking proposals from interested and qualified firms for State Revolving Fund Financial Advisory Services to serve as independent financial advisor related to the management of state revolving fund including the issuance of municipal bonds. The RFP/RFQ can be requested at www.owda.org ...

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FirstEnergy Ohio issues RFP for 373,000 RECs

FirstEnergy issued an RFP to purchase Ohio-compliant Renewable Energy Credits (RECs) for its Ohio utilities — Ohio Edison, The Illuminating Company and Toledo Edison. The purchases will help meet the companies’ 2020 renewable energy targets established under Ohio’s alternative energy law. RECs sought in this RFP must be eligible for compliance with the companies’ 2020 renewable energy obligations in accordance ...

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Cleveland Heights seeks new development proposals for Cedar-Lee-Meadowbrook site (Updated)

The Cedar-Lee-Meadowbrook redevelopment site consists of nearly 5 acres of city-owned land in Cleveland Heights — much of it this 189-space surface parking lot, shown here from the top deck of the Tullamore parking garage. (Note: Prior to City Council’s regular meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 8, plans were announced to table the Cedar-Lee-Meadowbrook measure and refer it to the Planning ...

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LMR project in neutral: supervisors opt for consultant to manage radio project

The Crawford County Board of Supervisors last Tuesday voted 4-1 to publish a request for proposal (RFP) for a communications consultant to manage the completion of the county’s Land Mobile Radio (LMR) system. Chairman Cecil Blum was the lone vote against; he said he would have preferred to first hire a consultant to do an assessment of the radio system. ...

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Air Force and Nano-Bio Materials Consortium announce RFP, pilot program for AFRL-Industry Partnerships

Artistic rendering of AFRL-developed “Polymerized Liquid Metal Network” technology. (U.S. Air Force courtesy graphic/Second Bay Studios) WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB, Ohio – The Air Force Research Laboratory, along with the governing council of the Nano-Bio Materials Consortium (NBMC), has approved a pilot program to enable AFRL researchers to partner with industry collaborators to address key capability and technology gaps in support of human ...

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Global Equity Strategy

Plan:Ohio Highway Patrol Retirement System Location:OH Posted:09/07/2020 The Ohio Highway Patrol Retirement System (HPRS) is soliciting proposals from qualified firms managing Global Equity strategies, consisting of a blend of public equities listed in the U.S., non-U.S developed markets, and emerging markets. Responses to the Request for Proposal (RFP) must be sent to hprs@clearstead.com by Friday, September 18, 2020. To obtain a copy ...

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DOE issues RFP for waste treatment services

Agency seeks nationwide providers of treatment for low-level, mixed low-level waste CINCINNATI, OH — The U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Environmental Management has issued a Request for Proposal (RFP) for Nationwide Low-Level Mixed Low-Level Waste Treatment Services. The RFP will be issued on a full-and-open, unrestricted basis. It is DOE’s intent to issue one or more Basic Ordering Agreements ...

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Ohio Public Employees wants to cut down to only 1 consultant

Ohio Public Employees Retirement System, Columbus, issued an RFP seeking an investment consultant, confirmed Michael Pramik, spokesman for the $97.5 billion retirement system, in an email. The retirement system has $85.8 billion in defined benefit plan assets. The search is being conducted because the contracts for its two current investment consultants — NEPC as the general consultant, Aon Investments USA for alternatives ...

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Radio project at a crossroads: supervisors to advertise for LMR consultant

The Crawford County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday voted unanimously to put out a request for proposal (RFP) for a consultant to potentially guide the remainder of the construction of the county’s new Land Mobile Radio (LMR) system. The LMR Advisory Board voted on August 11 to dissolve their board, which would leave the LMR project without any guidance. The ...

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Columbus develops UTC to simplify EV adoption for fleets

One of the goals of Smart Columbus is to “introduce 300 EVs [electric vehicles] into public fleets by 2020,” and the City of Columbus has created a Universal Term Contract (UTC) to facilitate the EV adoption process for public entities, according to a recent Smart Columbus Playbook. The city created “a request for proposal (RFP) that allowed bidders to offer ...

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Akron requests proposals for housing development in Merriman Valley

Akron is seeking proposals from developers to build single-family homes on 45 acres of vacant land on Theiss Road in the Merriman Valley neighborhood. AKRON, Ohio – Akron’s Office of Integrated Development announced Monday it is seeking proposals from developers to purchase nearly 45 vacant acres in the city’s Merriman Valley neighborhood and build single-family homes. The site on Theiss ...

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Cedar-Lee-Meadowbrook development site on indefinite hold as agreement extension lapses

This view from the upper level of the 377-space Cleveland Heights parking garage shows some of the 189 spaces in and around the surface parking lot behind the Cedar Lee Theatre, part of a proposed redevelopment site that City Council may revisit in September.Tom Jewell/Special to cleveland.com CLEVELAND HEIGHTS, Ohio — First, the good news about the Cedar-Lee-Meadowbrook development site: ...

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AEP unit seeks off-take proposals for wind, solar

The Trent Mesa wind farm in Texas. Photo: Business Wire. US utility American Electric Power Company Inc (NYSE:AEP) is looking to buy electricity from new or repowered wind projects and new solar parks in the PJM power market, it said on Monday. The company’s subsidiary AEP Energy Partners (AEPEP) will select the eligible projects for off-take through a Request for Proposals ...

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Cedar-Lee-Meadowbrook development site on indefinite hold as agreement extension lapses

This view from the upper level of the 377-space Cleveland Heights parking garage shows some of the 189 spaces in and around the surface parking lot behind the Cedar Lee Theatre, part of a proposed redevelopment site that City Council may revisit in September. CLEVELAND HEIGHTS, Ohio — First, the good news about the Cedar-Lee-Meadowbrook development site: Parking will remain ...

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