Tulare County starts investment consultant hunt

Tulare County Employees’ Retirement Association, Visalia, Calif., issued an RFP seeking investment consulting services for the $1.6 billion plan. The plan’s board approved issuing the RFP in September because current consultant Verus Advisory has been the plan’s investment consultant for 10 years. The plan’s board approved issuing the RFP in September because it “felt it was incumbent upon them to ...

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Railways proposes to bring dedicated freight corridors

Bids for private trains on select routes to be opened on Jan. 29 The Indian Railways is planning to bring the Dedicated Freight Corridors (DFCs) down south in the proposed second phase for 3,958 km. The routes are: East Coast Corridor from Kharagpur to Vijayawada of 1,115 km, North South Sub Corridor from Vijayawada to Itarsi of 975 km, East ...

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Big Bear Fire RFP on hold

The Big Bear Fire Authority board voted 7-3 to hit the pause button regarding issuing a request for proposal for fire and emergency medical services. Following the failure of Measure I last March, the board agreed to look at all options for fire service to cut expenses and continue to provide quality service. That included the possibility of looking outside ...

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Centre Seeks Bids for Manufacture of 10 Lakh Homegrown NavIC Chips

Centre is seeking proposals for design, manufacture, supply and maintenance of integrated NavIC and GPS receivers. The Indian government has invited proposals for the manufacture of 10 lakh receiver chips that have GPS and NavIC, in an attempt to improve the overall signal availability of positioning systems, and increase the use of the indigenous positioning system. In a bid titled, ...

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Rochester’s Department Of Recreation And Human Services Issues RFP Seeking Creative Arts Consultants

While youth ages 6 through 18 are the primary customers, some services may also be appropriate for adults. November 20 2020 The City of Rochester’s Department of Recreation and Human Services has issued a Request for Proposal (RFP) seeking the services of a consultant(s) to perform creative arts training and instruction services for youth. While youth ages 6 through 18 ...

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Hillsborough ices RFP to redevelop the 74-acre MOSI site near the University of South Florida

Plans to seek proposals for the redevelopment of the 74-acre MOSI property are on hold. Hillsborough County has put plans to redevelop the Museum of Science and Industry on hold, citing uncertainty amid the novel coronavirus pandemic. The county recently notified bidders interested in the 74-acre site that it was canceling its request for proposals for the property. “Given the widespread and ...

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The Texas City Independent School District seeks responses to RFP

Deadline Date: January 5, 2020 before 2pm CST RFP #T01024 – The Texas City Independent School District seeks responses to Request for Proposals #T01024 Property & Windstorm Coverage. Interested underwriters should contact Marise Saweris for specifications and information at Msaweris@McGriff.com Source: https://insurancenewsnet.com/press-releases/rfp-t01024-2#.X8kG2dgzaM8

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CPS opens RFP for almost 1.5 GW of solar, storage, firming capacity

Solar panels by iamme ubeyou. US municipally owned electric and gas utility CPS Energy has issued a Request for Proposal (RfP) for up to 900 MW of solar and 50 MW of energy storage capacity. Proposals for 500 MW of firming capacity are also sought as part of the competitive round, the Texas-based company said on Tuesday. The RfP was launched ...

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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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