Faculty of Information Technologies
Construction of monitoring station for lighting research on the mountain Lovcen (LAMS) project
Loan No. 8118-0 ME
Consulting services: Individual Consultants
Request for Expressions of Interest
Consultant for development and maintenance of scientific and research station – measuring sensors
Montenegro has received a loan in the amount of 12.00 million EUR (equivalent to US$ 15.98 million) from the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) for the “Higher Education and Research for Innovation and Competitiveness” (HERIC) project.
The Mediterranean University, Faculty of Information Technologies has signed Agreement with Ministry of Science for the implementation of scientific research project: “Construction of monitoring station for lighting research on the mountain Lovcen (LAMS) (hereinafter referred to as: ”Project”) which is being financed within the HERIC project.
Mediterranean University, Faculty of Information Technologies intends to apply part of the proceeds of this Grant towards payment for consulting services under the contract for following positions: Consultant for development and maintenance of scientific and research station – measuring sensors.
The main goal of the consultant is to actively participate in the design of system that should be implemented. Participation in defining the necessary specifications for the hardware as well as participation in defining the functional and non-functional requirements of software packages. Performing data processing, interpretation of the resulting values and preparation of data for presentation. Participation in the necessary modifications of input data and monitoring of the flow of information from the aspect of quality control.
It is expected that the consultant will perform the required activities for the part time engagement (0,7 x 7 person-months = 4,9 person-months) during the contract period of 7 months, from the beginning of September until the end of project duration.
Qualifications criteria are:
- More than 15 years of experience on the research in the field of power energy
- Testing of high voltage insulations
- Testing of equipment (current transformer and other measuring sensors)
- Testing of grounding and characteristics of earther
- Work experience in the field of scientific and research projects within academic institutions
- Knowledge of operation of the sensor for measuring lightning activity
- Current transformer (500 kV)
- IP camera
- Sensor for measuring electrostatic field (Boltek)
- Sensor for measuring quality of power (PQube)
- Designing of lightning protections
- Knowledge of Montenegrin and English language
Mediterranean University, Faculty of Information Technologies, through the HERIC PCU and Technical Service Unit now invites eligible individual consultants to indicate their interest in providing the services. Interested consultants must provide information indicating that they are qualified to perform the services (CV, brochures, description of similar assignments performed, experience in similar conditions, etc. documentation shall be prepared in English language). Individual consultants may be offered through firms or other organizations, but the qualifications of the individual consultant will be the basis of selection. Contract would be signed with proposed individuals.
The attention of interested Consultants is drawn to paragraph 1.9 of the World Bank’s Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants by World Bank Borrowers (January, 2011) (“Consultant Guidelines”), setting forth the World Bank’s policy on conflict of interest.
A Consultant will be selected in accordance with the Individual Consultant (IC) method set out in the Consultant Guidelines.
Further information can be obtained at the address below during office hours (form 09,00-15,00 hours).
Expressions of interest must be delivered to the address below by August 11, 2016, 15,00h local time.
EOI should be submitted via E-mail and must clearly indicate project name, subject number and sender details.
Ministry of Science / Ministry of Education of Montenegro
PIU HERIC project (Higher Education and Research for Innovation and Competitiveness)
Rimski trg 19, 81000 Podgorica
tel: +382 20 23 45 77
fax: +382 20 22 15 77