RFP launched for regasification terminal lease

Petrobras of Brazil floated a request for proposals (RFP) to lease a LNG regasification terminal in the state of Bahia. Pre-qualified companies are allowed to bid. Rio de Janeiro – A request for proposals (RFP) for the lease of the LNG regasification terminal in Bahia (TR-BA) and associated facilities was made public this Monday (3) by Brazil’s state-run oil company ...

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Funding collective issues RFP for labeled agricultural datasets to support ML in Africa

Central-pivot agricultural fields along the Orange River in South Africa. A grantmaking collective committed to creating and mobilizing labeled datasets that facilitate the development of machine learning applications to address urgent problems has launched a new request for proposals (RFP) for funding. Lacuna Fund, which aims to support as many organizations as possible in the AI for social good space in ...

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RFP Drive & Slope Repair

NOTICE Virginia Regional Transit, located at 1099 Brandy Knoll Court, Culpeper, Va. 22701 is requesting funds under Federal Transit Administration Section 5311 for public transportation for citizens in the Counties of Warren, Fauquier, Culpeper and Orange, as well as the Towns of Front Royal, Orange and Culpeper Virginia. The purpose of this notice is to receive input from persons interested ...

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Probe on fertilizer scam sought

An umbrella group of agriculture stakeholders have appealed to the Senate agriculture committee to immediately investigate the allegedly overpriced fertilizer supply contracts that are part of a P5.69 billion emergency procurement to help farmers weather the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. Samahang Industriya ng Agrikultura chairman Rosendo So said a probe on what he described as a fertilizer fund mess ...

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UNC: Young, family personally benefited from Gov’t contracts

The United National Congress (UNC) has taken issue with National Security Minister Stuart Young’s explanation on his 57 recusals from Cabinet notes. Young said he recused himself as a cautionary measure to avoid being accused of a conflict of interest on certain notes from 2016 to present. However, the UNC said the Minister’s response raises more questions than answers. In ...

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Willmar City Council to meet remotely on Monday

WILLMAR — The Willmar City Council will continue to meet remotely, with their next meeting to happen at 7 p.m. Monday. The public can listen to a live audio feed found on the city’s website at willmarmn.gov. The council will consider awarding the bids for the new heating systems at the city offices, city auditorium and the WRAC-TV studio, as well ...

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Minister’s visit to hear schools’ funding bids

Schools Minister Nick Gibb will be paying a visit to Sleaford’s grammar schools when they return in September to consider funding their plans for a co-educational facility on a new, edge-of-town site. Nick Gibb MP, Minister of State at the Department for Education, will be paying a visit to Carre’s Grammar School and Kesteven and Sleaford High School when they ...

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Request For Proposals To Provide Services In Conjunction With Town of Los Gatos BMP Program

Emphasis will be placed on the directly relevant qualifications and capacity of the Consultant. Press release from the Town of Los Gatos: July 31, 2020 The Town of Los Gatos is seeking a qualified consultant to provide services in conjunction with the Town’s Below Market Price (BMP) Program. The Town of Los Gatos has a population of approximately 31,000 residents ...

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We must purge corruption from the belly of the Covid-19 beast

South Africa is in the belly of the beast of corruption, and our leaders are falling into corrupt activities like dominoes instead of being at the forefront of taming the beast. The outcome of the gamble that the government took to introduce relaxed emergency public procurement measures is affecting South Africa’s response to Covid-19. The very same healthcare sector and ...

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Millions of people in care homes have been abandoned to their fate after government dumps pledge for testing

Castle View care home in Dumbarton where eight residents are understood to have died of Covid-19 in less than a month MILLIONS of care home residents and staff have been abandoned to their fate after the government dumped its pledge to carry out comprehensive testing for coronavirus over the summer. Labour accused the government of “negligence” today after the decision ...

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Delhi power discoms see surge in residential rooftop solar power connections

The BSES discoms have so far energised over 2,700 solar net metering connections in the city New Delhi: Power discoms in the national capital are witnessing a “surge” in residential rooftop solar power connections, with more than half of over 3,700 net metering connections installed in recent years falling under this category, officials said. The BSES discoms have so far energised over 2,700 ...

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Sewer debt service fee could be reduced in Camanche

CAMANCHE — The Camanche City Council will consider lowering the sewer debt service fee Tuesday. The Camanche City Council is set to consider a resolution Tuesday to lower the fee to $16.40. The resolution, if approved, stipulates the debt service fee of $21.80 for every sanitary sewer connection to the Camanche Municipal Sanitary Sewer System will be lowered to $16.40. ...

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Hallowell to seek proposals for reuse of Second Street Fire Station

City officials are asking developers to suggest ideas for the century-old building, while preserving its historical character. Photographed in May 2019, the century-old Second Street Fire Station, at the corner of Second Street and Perley’s Lane in Hallowell.  HALLOWELL — Beginning this week, developers will likely be asked to submit ideas for what to do with the century-old Second Street ...

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Los Alamos County Council Approves Issuance Of RFP To Revise Chapter 18 In County Code

CDD Director Paul Andrus Efforts to clarify and update Chapter 18 of the Los Alamos County’s code enforcement progressed further during Tuesday night’s regular County Council meeting. Council unanimously approved to authorize a request for proposal (RFP) to hire a consultant that will be tasked with revising Chapter 18, which is also known as the chapter on environment, Community Development ...

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Top Scenario-Based Learning Content Providers

If you want to keep your learners motivated, scenario-based learning is an excellent strategy. It offers a relaxed and secure environment for your teams while improving knowledge retention. In this top list, we’ve selected the best content providers with scenario-based content expertise which can help you optimize real-world hurdles. Those of you looking for a higher Return On Investment can’t ...

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SHIC requests proposals for improved oral fluids PCR sensitivity

Experimental, unpublished, observational work indicated that the African swine fever virus may be detected in OF prior to the onset of clinical signs. Recent unpublished, observational research indicates oral fluids, when collected by rope as an aggregate sample, could be a good sample for rapid detection of African swine fever virus. However this experimental data also suggests that there is ...

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MGM Resorts not ‘all-in’ on Osaka IR investment: Hornbuckle

MGM Resorts CEO and President Bill Hornbuckle says the company is not ‘all-in’ on plans to develop an integrated resort in Osaka as it prepares to resume negotiations over its Japanese investment. While MGM remains hopeful of continuing on its Japanese journey, Hornbuckle was circumspect on the conditions that would make such an investment feasible as the industry emerges from ...

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FYI: Texas-based CPS Energy is prepping for some big renewable energy RFPs

CPS Energy, the largest municipally owned, fully-integrated electric and gas utility in the United States, is taking a significant step to diversify its generation portfolio and meet the energy demands of one of the fastest growing regions in the country. The San Antonio, Texas-based utility, is releasing a global Request for Information (RFI) that will help in the development of ...

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Mapleton considering options for water/wastewater expansion

Options including a new water tower in Drayton will be discussed at Thursday evening’s in-person council meeting Township of Mapleton sign. MAPLETON – The Township of Mapleton will be weighing its options for a multi-million dollar water and wastewater expansion at Thursday evening’s meeting. A report to Mapleton council shows RJ Burnside & Associates did a technical evaluation of three requests ...

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Lafayette NAACP pushes back against LCG requests for rec center proposals

The Lafayette Parish NAACP is pushing back against the recent request for proposals sent out by the Guillory administration. In a release, the NAACP unit #6060 is recommending all churches, organizations, non-profits and community-based organization not turn in a Request for Proposal (RFP) to the Lafayette Consolidated Government (LCG) to operate parks on the Northside of Lafayette. “By turning in ...

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