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Request for Proposals for the TMT Telescope Structure Cost Estimate – Submission Date: August 22, 2012

07.30.2012

Request for Proposals (“RFP”) for the TMT Telescope Structure Cost Estimate – Submission Date: August 22, 2012

Note: TMT has extended the due date for proposals by one week. Proposals are now due no later than 5:00pm Pacific time on August 22nd, 2012.

The TMT Project (“TMT”) is requesting proposals regarding a Telescope Structure Cost Estimate.  Specifically, TMT is asking Respondents to offer cost estimates in accordance with the specifications and instructions provided in the RFP instructions.  Qualified Respondents who are interested in providing the requested information to TMT will find the RFP on this web page. 

Please note that the RFP, its exhibits and references are subject to change.  The information in the RFP is provided for the sole purpose of enabling Respondents to respond to this RFP.

All updates, clarifications or modifications to this RFP will be posted on this website.  TMT requests that each Respondent monitors our website (http://www.tmt.org/business.html) for changes.

On behalf of the TMT Project, we thank you for your interest in this telescope structure activity and look forward to receiving your information.

Please direct all business and contract questions to the TMT Business Manager, David Goodman (goodman@tmt.org) by August 3, 2012 – 5PM Pacific Time.

Please direct all Technical questions to Dr. Larry Stepp (lstepp@tmt.org).

 

Regards,

The TMT Project