De Blasio and CM Eugene announce housing plan for former School and Historic Burial Site

Mayor Bill de Blasio along with Councilmember Mathieu Eugene (D-Crown Heights, East Flatbush, Flatbush, Kensington, Midwood, Prospect Park, Prospect Lefferts Gardens) announced plans to develop 130 ‘affordable’ homes at 2274-2286 Church Avenue in Flatbush, which was once the historic Flatbush District No. 1 School or Public School 90 (P.S. 90). “We know that there is an urgent need for housing equality in Brooklyn, and ...

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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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2 Cook County pension funds stick with Callan as an investment consultant

Cook County Annuity & Benefit Fund and the Cook County Forest Preserve District Employees’ Annuity & Benefit Fund, both based in Chicago, rehired Callan as investment consultant. The board of the pension funds, which have a combined $11.3 billion in assets, voted at its Sept. 3 meeting to rehire Callan following an RFP process, recently released meeting minutes show. The board issued an RFP in ...

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NIH Seeks Proposals for Follow-On Business, Professional Services Contract

The National Institutes of Health has issued a solicitation for the third iteration of the potential $49M NIH Business and Professional Support Services contract vehicle. A notice posted Thursday says NIHBPSS III is a multiple-award, indefinite-delivery/ indefinite-quantity contract that will support the NIH and other agencies within the Department of Health and Human Services across eight task areas. Those task areas are financial ...

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US Army prioritizes open architecture for future combat vehicle amid competition prep

The Bradley Infantry Fighting Vehicle is to be replaced by an optionally manned fighting vehicle. WASHINGTON — The U.S. Army still plans to release of its request for proposals in December to replace the Bradley Infantry Fighting Vehicle, and it wants industry to prioritize an open architecture in its designs. “The network is almost more important in some ways than building ...

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Discom privatisation: Draft Standard Bidding Document has many gaps

The draft Standard Bidding Document (SBD) on the privatization of discoms doesn’t offer much clarity on the modalities of PPA transfers, apart from seemingly running afoul of many provisions under the Electricity Act After using reduction in losses as bidding parameter, besides equity, asking the successor to pass on the collection will cause complications, and this needs clarity. The financial ...

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Snipers Only Shoot to Kill

Indian forces have traditionally neglected the sophisticated weapons, but the Army, ITBP, and NSG are seeking to swiftly acquire them before the end-December deadline foreclosing the import of sniper rifles kicks in. Representative image of a sniper. Chandigarh: Sniping is a highly-skilled, precision killing business for most armed forces, but one that has been employed desultorily by India’s military, and even ...

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Lead Project Delivery Management

Organization  IPPF  Posted date: 13 Oct 2020  Closing date: 30 Oct 2020 Country Kenya City Nairobi Organization International Planned Parenthood Federation Type Job Career Category Program/Project Management Years of experience 5-9 years Theme Health JOB PURPOSE The job holder is responsible for ensuring the achievement of the regional approved projects in order to sustain and attract donor funding and continuously serve beneficiaries. ...

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Eight firms submit bids for a consultant to chart UP’s $1 trillion economy roadmap

Working out a roadmap to boost the size of UP’s GSDP to $1 trillion will be a tough challenge, especially in view of the impact of Covid-19 on the state’s economy, In 2018-19, UP’s GSDP touched Rs 15.80 lakh crore ($230 billion) with a growth rate of 7% over the previous year. A top management institute is among eight bidders ...

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Setback for private shipyards as Navy cancels Rs 20,000 cr Landing Platform Docks contract

Seven years after it first initiated it, the defence ministry has withdrawn a Request for Proposal (RFP) for the Rs 20,000 crore Landing Dock Platform project, which is being seen as a setback to private domestic shipyards that were interested in it. These Landing Dock Platforms (LPDs), also known as amphibious transport docks by some navies, are meant to weigh ...

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Ludhiana’s debris recycling plant gets state nod after three years

Tenders for the project are expected to be floated in a week Hanging fire for over three years, the project to install construction and demolition (C&D) waste plant in the city would finally see the light of the day as the state committee of chief engineers has given its nod for the same. The plant would be established in Dhandari ...

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THE SHERIFF OF NASSAU COUNTY, FLORIDA Notice of Addendum to RFP; NCSO-20-R-002:

THE SHERIFF OF NASSAU COUNTY, FLORIDA Notice of Addendum to: RFP; NCSO-20-R-002:  NASSAU COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE PUBLIC SAFETY TRAINING COMPLEX ADDENDUM NCSO-20-R-002-1   Notice is hereby given regarding the Nassau County Sheriff’s Office (“NCSO”) solicitation for Request for Proposal (“RFP”)  for Land Clearing & Earth Work- Nassau County Sheriff’s Office Public Safety Training Complex. .  The following revision is being made to ...

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RFP Software Market May See a Big Move | Loopio, Huddle, Paperless Proposal

Latest added RFP Software Market research study by HTF MI offers detailed product outlook and elaborates market review till 2025. The market Study is segmented by key regions that is accelerating the marketization. At present, the market is sharping its presence and some of the key players in the study are Loopio, Huddle, Paperless Proposal, CallidusCloud, Qwilr, Qvidian RFP and Proposal etc. ...

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Common Council re-issues RFP for trash collection

GLOVERSVILLE — The city has reissued a request for proposals to contract out the collection of trash and recycling after only two bids were returned in response to an earlier RFP. The Common Council in July authorized the city to issue an RFP to determine the cost of contracting out trash collection services after Mayor Vincent DeSantis suggested that privatizing ...

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Op-ed: Aligning the RFP with the needs of intensive energy users

Tips on how to align the RFP with the needs of intensive energy users. An apple a day might keep the doctor away, but the health of your private Power Purchase Agreements (PPA) requires more than prevention, it needs a proactive, strategic approach to crafting your Request for Proposal (RFP). At Harmattan Renewables we’ve seen all too often the impact ...

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The Louisiana State Bond Commission is seeking RFP for Municipal Advisory Services

Publication for Dept. of TreasuryThe Louisiana State Bond Commission (the State) gives public notice of a request for proposals from interested [municipal advisory firms or qualified firms] to enter into a contract for the following services:The RFP is available for downloading from the Treasury website athttp://www.treasury.la.govunder the State Bond Commission tab. All written inquiries and/or clarifications regarding the meaning or ...

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Boulder to demonstrate new online petitioning software

The software has been a point of contention between city and working group Boulder City Council in a Tuesday study session will learn how to use the new online petitioning software created by Runbeck that the city says will be ready in January and available for the 2021 election cycle. Work on the software has been in process since December ...

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Mayor De Blasio And Council Member Eugene Announce Plans To Transform Flatbush Site Into Affordable Housing

City Launches Request for Qualifications to develop affordable housing and youth services at the former PS90 site in Flatbush NEW YORK—Mayor Bill de Blasio and Council Member Mathieu Eugene today announced plans to develop affordable housing in Flatbush, Brooklyn at 2286 Church Avenue, the site of the former Public School 90 (P.S. 90). The site will now give rise to ...

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Controversial Dutch Language Contract Moved to 2021 as Linguists Form New Body

Ferdinand Grapperhaus, Minister of Justice and Security, the Netherlands The release date of the controversial Dutch language tenders, as covered by Slator in May 2020, has been moved to the first quarter of 2021. Originally scheduled by the Dutch Ministry of Justice and Security for release from October 2020, the (approximately) 20 interpretation and translation RFPs will be published beginning February ...

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Continental Mapping gets infrastructure contract

Acting on a recommendation from the Public Works Committee, the Sun Prairie City Council on Oct. 6 approved a contract with Sun Prairie-based Continental Mapping to use mobile LiDAR to collect information for the city’s Critical Infrastructure Program. A memo to the committee from Louis Rada, GISP, GIS, and Asset Management Coordinator, the city initially looked at mobile LiDAR as ...

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