RFP 18-203-20 Technical Support with the Weather Research and Forecasting (WRF) Model

Issue Date: August 14, 2019
RFP question submission deadline: August 22, 2019
Deadline for Responses:  Monday, September 9, 2019, at 4:00 p.m. AKST

Procurement Officer: Christine Mash

Summary: The Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC), Division of Air Quality, is soliciting proposals from qualified professionals to provide technical support with the Weather Research and Forecasting (WRF) Model. In addition to technical support, there are two main objectives of this proposal:

1) To assist in the development of new WRF episodes, which shall replace two existing episodes, to be used in the CMAQ model for the FNSB Non-attainment Area SIP; and

2) To evaluate the feasibility and limitation of using prognostic meteorological data generated by third parties using the WRF model for AERMOD demonstrations in regulatory applications, especially in complex terrain. Work shall include providing support to DEC in developing standardized procedures and guidelines for the evaluation, review and approval of acceptable prognostic meteorological data.

Please see the attached RFP.pdf document for further detail.

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Procurement Officer
Christine Mash, Procurement Officer
Department of Environmental Conservation
Division of Administrative Services
555 Cordova Street, 4th Floor
Anchorage, Alaska 99501


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Department: Environmental Conservation
Category: Procurement
Location(s): Statewide
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Publish Date: 8/14/2019
Archive Date: 9/9/2019