External experts sought
WES recently launched their third Call, for Research and Development into ‘Structural Materials and Manufacturing Processes’, on the 18th of July 2016, details of which can be located on PCS. Each application to the call will require to be evaluated by a panel of individuals with the relevant technical skills and experience, to determine the projects which merit support.
WES is therefore seeking a number of individuals to support the evaluation process for the current call only with the requirements being divided in to 4 specific specialisms (as follows), each being advertised as separate contracts notices through PCS/OJEU: Structural Engineers, Materials Scientists, Materials Manufacturing Specialists and Wave Energy Specialists. This tender relates to the Materials Scientists further details can be located in the attached documentation.
The tender will follow an open process and the deadline for submission of tenders is 12 noon on 16th August 2016. It is currently anticipated that the contract will be awarded in October 2016.
Further details can be found on Public Contracts Scotland:
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WES is a new initiative, fully funded by the Scottish Government to accelerate the development of wave energy technology. The Advisory Group provides expert guidance for the annual work programme. Membership of the group includes those with experience in energy sector and also individuals with a background in investment and insurance.
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