BHEL Floats Tender for Multicrystalline Solar Cells

The last date for submitting the bids is December 12, 2020 Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL), a government undertaking, has floated a tender for the supply of 286,000 multicrystalline solar photovoltaic (PV) cells. BHEL noted that interested bidders need not submit an earnest money deposit (EMD) to participate in the tender. Delivery is to be made within 30 days from ...

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Auditor-General finds fault with Government’s handling of Auckland light rail

Artist impression of light rail on Queen Street in Auckland.  The way the Government has gone about procuring light rail in Auckland has left a sour note with the Auditor-General. Put bluntly, Auditor-General John Ryan is not impressed with a decision to have a run-off between two bidders in response to concerns the Government was not following its own rules. ...

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Paul Lamb: Paralysed Leeds man urges government inquiry

AUL LAMB/HUMANISTS UK A paralysed former builder has called for an inquiry into assisted dying after losing the latest in a series of bids to challenge the law on the issue. Paul Lamb, 65, from Leeds, said he was “devastated” after the Court of Appeal refused him permission to bring a legal challenge over assisted dying. He argued the current ...

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Hancock’s former neighbour won Covid test kit work after WhatsApp message

Alex Bourne’s company producing millions of Covid vials despite no prior experience in medical supplies  Matt Hancock with Alex Bourne at his former pub, the Cock Inn, in Thurlow. An acquaintance and former neighbour of Matt Hancock is supplying the government with tens of millions of vials for NHS Covid-19 tests despite having had no previous experience of producing medical supplies. Alex ...

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NTPC looks to buy 1 GW wind projects

The wind project buyout plans come at time of an ongoing process by India’ largest power generation utility for acquiring at least 1 GW of operational solar power projects New Delhi: As part of its pivot towards green energy, state-run NTPC Ltd plans to acquire at least 1000 megawatt of operational wind power projects to add to its green energy ...

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Global RFP Software Market To Witness Huge Gains Over 2020-2026

The global RFP Software market research report offers all the vital data in the domain. The latest report assists new bees as well as established market participants to analyze and predict the RFP Software market at the regional as well as global level. It covers the volume [k MT] as well as revenues [USD Million] of the global RFP Software market for ...

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City of Baytown RFP ADVERTISEMENT Electronically sealed proposals addressed to

City of Baytown RFP ADVERTISEMENT Electronically sealed proposals addressed to the City of Baytown, Texas will be received for: RFP 21-1106, QuestCDN # 7417364 CONSTRUCTION MANAGER AT RISK FOR THE CITY OF BAYTOWN PUBLIC SAFETY BUILDING The City of Baytown is seeking a qualified Construction Managers at Risk (CMAR) firm to provide CMAR services in connection with the final design ...

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U.S. Army to release new tender for OMFV program next month

The Optionally Manned Fighting Vehicle program is seeking to replace the Army’s Bradley Fighting Vehicles A Bradley Fighting Vehicle.  The U.S. Army announced that it plans to publish next month a new solicitation for the Optionally Manned Fighting Vehicle (OMFV) program. According to Brig. Gen. Ross Coffman, director of the Next Generation Combat Vehicles Cross-Functional Team, the competitive request for ...

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RFPs go out to redevelop core Norristown site

The Main and DeKalb location offers a unique opportunity for ground-up development on ten contiguous parcels totaling approximately .8 acres. NORRISTOWN — The Municipality of Norristown, partnering with the Montgomery County Redevelopment Authority (RDA), is seeking a qualified developer to redevelop a site in downtown Norristown into an impactful, creative mixed-use property. The RDA and the Municipality released a Request ...

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Tender for more stealth submarines soon

New Delhi, November 25 The Ministry of Defence is all set to issue a formal tender for making six new generation stealth submarines under a $7 billion project that will entail an Indian manufacturer’s tie-up with a foreign partner for making these under-sea vessels. The formal tender states the request for proposal (RFP) is expected any time now. Known as ...

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Nagasaki eyes January for IR RFP, will reach decision by next fall

If things had gone according to plan, Japan’s integrated resort (IR) market would have been in its advanced stage of development already. However, launching a new industry in the country is proving to be a Herculean task that has seen several unexpected obstacles thrown at it. Politicians allegedly accepting bribes and a pesky little virus that won’t go away have forced the country to ...

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Bidding starts in New Year for £4bn levelling up fund

Councils will be able to bid for project funding early next year from the Government’s new levelling up fund announced in the spending review. The Government has committed £4bn to a new cross-departmental Fund for England. This will invest in local infrastructure that has a visible impact on people and their communities and will support economic recovery. It has committed to ...

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Govt to float solar tenders to fuel state’s agri sector

With the green signal from the judicial preview committee, the state government is planning to issue tenders for 10,000 MW capacity solar power plants in a phased manner. These plants, which would be developed under the build-operate-transfer (BoT) model, would come up in different parts of the state in order to ensure free power supply to the agriculture sector for ...

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Government Invite Bids For Security Surveillance Equipment

The Government of the Virgin Islands through the Ministry of Finance, Procurement Unit is inviting seal bids for the Supply and Installation of Radar and Camera Border Security Surveillance Equipment for Her Majesty’s Customs.  The proposed works comprise of the supply and installation of the surveillance equipment for Her Majesty’s Customs at strategic locations, and should be able to track ...

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UK’s ‘chaotic’ PPE procurement cost billions extra

National Audit Office says lack of sufficient PPE before the pandemic led to hugely higher prices being paid Health and social care workers reported shortages of vital PPE although NHS organisations told the NAO they had been able to get the needed PPE in time. The government spent £10bn more buying personal protective equipment in “chaotic” and inflated market conditions ...

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IOTA aims for standardization of the protocol by OMG till December 2021

The IOTA Foundation is currently working with the Object Management Group (OMG) on the standardization of the IOTA protocol and IOTA Streams.Furthermore, the standardization of IOTA Access, Smart Contracts, Self-Sovereign Identities and Streams in the field of mobility is being investigated. In a blog post published yesterday, Mike Bennett, Coordinator of Standardization, outlined how the IOTA Foundation wants to become the de ...

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US Army solicits bids for new cryptographic technologies

The US Army is soliciting industry proposals to develop new cryptographic technologies, designed to ensure secure and compartmentalised communication capabilities in the wake of rapidly advancing cyber warfare and electronic warfare threats to those operations. The proposals being sought by the service’s Program Manager Tactical Radios (PM TR), under Program Executive Office Command, Control, Communicate – Tactical (PEO C3T), will ...

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Fitch Upgrades Puerto Rico Aqueduct & Sewer Authority Rev Bonds to ‘CCC’

Fitch Ratings – Austin: Fitch Ratings has upgraded the following Puerto Rico Aqueduct and Sewer Authority (PRASA) bonds to ‘CCC’ from ‘CC’: –Approximately $3.1 billion in outstanding senior lien revenue bonds, series A, B, 2012A and 2012B (the senior lien bonds); –Approximately $285 million in outstanding revenue refunding bonds, series 2008A and 2008B (guaranteed by the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico) ...

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Nagasaki January start on casino RFP, partner by autumn

Japan’s Nagasaki prefecture intends to start in January 2021 a request-for-proposal (RFP) process to identify possible private-sector partners for the local government’s tilt at hosting a casino resort. That is according to a fresh timetable announced on Wednesday by the local authorities. Between summer and autumn next year, the Nagasaki authorities hope to have selected a partner for an integrated ...

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United States: Writing An Immigration RFP? Here’s What Needs To Be In It

Streamline the procurement process by understanding what factors to consider when evaluating an immigration provider Human resources professionals often work closely with procurement teams at their organizations to choose new vendors. Many times, HR teams are responsible for putting together a Request for Proposal (RFP) for procurement to use when evaluating vendors. Because immigration services are very different from typical ...

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Nagasaki Sets Autumn 2021 Deadline for Private Partner Selection

IN SUMMARY:Prefecture officials released a new timetable restarting the RFP process from January 2021Japanese Government delayed the local government application process which is set to begin in October 2021 and run through April 2022Nagasaki expects to have its partner in time for the application process start, and if successful, to have the casino operational in the mid to late 2020s ...

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RFP issued for development at old rodeo grounds

The city is looking for someone to develop the old rodeo grounds for residential housing and/or mixed use development.Last Wednesday the city issued the Request For Proposals (RFP) for the development on close to 24 acres.The RFP was discussed by staff and council at their workshop prior to Monday’s council meeting.Previous councils had discussed residential development on the property going ...

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Federal Government RFPs for Staffing Companies

Finally, some good news for staffing companies: The Federal Government has announced it will be awarding a variety of procurement contracts for Professional Services across Canada in 2021. The process for making these awards will be in the form of Requests for Proposals (RFPs) and Request for Quotations (RFQs). The value of each contract ranges between $40K and $108K, however ...

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Heritage Malta to issue RfP for monument dedicated to Oliver Friggieri

Prime Minister Robert Abela has instructed Heritage Malta to build a monument dedicated to author Oliver Friggieri, who died on Saturday. Professor Friggieri was laid to rest today in a funeral organised by the state. PM Abela said that Heritage Malta will next week issue a call for proposals for artists to take part in this initiative. “His name will ...

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Greater Noida authority on a lookout for agency to help them acquire land

The Greater Noida authority is likely to hire a private agency that will help in land acquisition for new industrial sectors. The authority realised that it does not have enough staff to process the files of landowners, said officials. “The agency to be hired will assist the authority in keeping land records, conduct a land audit and also inform farmers ...

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MTN Group appoints Omnicom Group as global marketing services provider across operations

MTN Group names Omnicom Group as MTN’s lead agency partner across its footprint following a competitive pitch process. Cementing a partnership that commenced in 2017, group chief executive officer at TBWA South Africa, Luca Gallarelli says he is extremely excited to enter into this new chapter with MTN. “We are thrilled by this announcement which is certainly reflective of the hard ...

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Legals for November, 24 2020

No. 27381 Bigfork Schools is seeking bids for a contracted bus route with a daily total mileage around 60 miles. Contractor responsible for proper certification and provisions under MCA 20-10-103. Bus route will start January, 2020. All bids due by 4:00 pm Tuesday, December 8, 2020 at the Bigfork School District Office. November 18, 24, December 1, 2020 MNAXLP __________________________ ...

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NERSA takes action on new nuclear power procurement

Koeberg nuclear power plant. In a consultation paper gazetted on Monday, the National Energy Regulator of South Africa (NERSA) outlined government plans to add 2,500MW of nuclear power to South Africa’s electricity mix by 2030. The NERSA paper states that the department of mineral resources and energy (DMRE) will be responsible for procuring the new nuclear build. The consultation paper ...

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ReNew Power, Greenko keen to buy out Chandigarh discom

The Chandigarh discom sale marks the start of India’s efforts to privatize the electricity discoms of its Union territories Two of India’s largest green energy firms, ReNew Power Ventures Pvt. Ltd and Greenko Energy Holdings, are among 10 companies that have shown an interest in buying out Chandigarh’s electricity distribution company (discom), said two people aware of the development. Their ...

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ICC Releases RFP for production and distribution of ICC Qualifying and regional events

ICC TENDER : The International Cricket Council has initiated a Request for Proposals for the production and distribution of live streams to more than 500 ICC regional qualifying events, challenge leagues. In issuing the RFP, the ICC is looking to ensure coverage is in place for the matches, which will run until the first quarter of 2023, so that it can then commercialise ...

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