As of January 2010, before State of Nevada contracts can be approved by the state Board of Examiners (the panel made up of the Governor, the Secretary of State and the Attorney General), digitized descriptions of those contracts must first be submitted to the board. TransparentNevada, as a public service, procures those contract descriptions and presents their content here, in a searchable and more user-friendly format.

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July 20, 2011
80. CLARK, COUNTY OF This is a new interlocal contract to provide breath alcohol testing regulations for intoxication services required by NRS, NAC, and the Committee on Testing for Intoxication in the counties of Clark, Esmeralda, Lincoln and Nye. The services include certified personnel to maintain evidential breath testing devices; equipment calibration, repair, and maintenance; and training and certification of forensic analysts of alcohol and breath test instructors/operators. $446,407.00 July 20, 2011
81. WASHOE, COUNTY OF This is a new interlocal agreement to provide breath alcohol testing for intoxication services required by NRS, NAC, and the Committee on Testing for Intoxication in the counties of Carson City, Churchill, Douglas, Elko, Eureka, Humboldt, Lander, Lyon, Mineral, Pershing, Storey, Washoe and White Pine. The services include certified personnel to maintain evidential breath testing devices; equipment calibration, repair, and maintenance; and training and certification of forensic analysts of alcohol and breath test instructors/operators. $516,080.00 July 20, 2011
82. THE NATURE CONSERVANCY This is the first amendment to the original contract under the federal Landowner Incentive Program to build a boardwalk to provide visitor access while protecting the Nature Conservancy Torrance Ranch meadow/wetlands habitat. This amendment increases the maximum amount from $40,000 to $95,993 since the private company that was to donate building material went out of business and those costs are now incorporated into the contract. $55,993.00 July 20, 2011
83. LINCOLN, COUNTY OF This is a new interlocal agreement for removal of pinyon and juniper trees that are a threat to wildlife habitat in an area of Lincoln County. The areas were previously cleared, but pinyon and juniper have re-invaded. These areas provide a necessary component of wildlife habitat primarily for mule deer and elk. If nothing is done thousands of acres of habitat will be lost as the trees crowd out forage. This project was selected competitively by the Nevada Board of Wildlife Commissioners under Nevada's Heritage program. $60,000.00 July 20, 2011
84. ASCENT ENVIRONMENTAL INC. This is a new contract to provide professional engineering/architectural services to update the 1990 Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park General Management Plan (GMP). The contractor will prepare draft and final versions of the GMP in accordance with the established State Parks policy for GMPs, develop up to three alternatives, and coordinate the public scoping process. $275,340.00 July 20, 2011
85. BROADBENT & ASSOCIATES INC This is a new contract to provide historic Comstock Mill site identification, documentation and evaluation of cultural resources at a level sufficient to satisfy all intents and purposes of the National Historical Preservation Act, the Archaeological Resources Protection Act and the State Historic Preservation Office. $242,449.00 July 20, 2011
86. BENNETT, JOY DBA This is the first amendment to the original contract, which provides the janitorial service at the Ely DMV facility. This amendment extends the termination date from July 30, 2011 to July 30, 2014 and increases the maximum amount from $6,269 to $28,289 due to the extension of 2 additional years. $22,020.00 July 20, 2011
87. JENSON TOTAL SERVICES This is the second amendment to the original contract, which provides maintenance and repair services for heating, ventilating and air conditioning units, commercial refrigeration units, and building maintenance services for all Southern Nevada Business Enterprises of Nevada facilities. This amendment increases the maximum amount from $66,000 to $86,000 due to an increased volume of services. $20,000.00 July 20, 2011
88. EASTER SEALS SOUTHERN This is the first amendment to the original contract, which utilizes American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funds to provide for the employment of individuals with disabilities and/or the most significant disabilities in an integrated work setting. This amendment amends the terms and conditions of the contract and decreases the maximum amount from $511,076 to $300,000 due to the decreased number of placements per the contract terms. ($211,076.00) July 20, 2011
89. GREENER VEGAS, INC. This is the second amendment to the original contract, which provides for the employment of individuals with disabilities and/or the most significant disabilities in an integrated work setting including a provision the vendor will sustain the employment of these individuals after the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funding has ceased. This amendment increases the maximum amount from $360,000 to $549,044 due to an increased number of placements of individuals with disabilities. $189,044.00 July 20, 2011
90. NEVADAWORKS This is a new interlocal agreement to provide employment and training services to adults in Northern Nevada as required by the Workforce Investment Act: Code of Federal Regulations Part 652 et al. $1,837,461.00 July 20, 2011
91. NEVADAWORKS This is a new interlocal agreement to provide employment and training services to dislocated workers in northern Nevada as required by the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 : Code of Federal Regulations Part 652 et al. $2,930,208.00 July 20, 2011
92. NEVADAWORKS This is a new interlocal agreement to provide employment and training services to youth in Northern Nevada as required by the Workforce Investment Act: Code of Federal Regulation Part 652 et al. $2,127,902.00 July 20, 2011
93. WORKFORCE CONNECTIONS This is a new interlocal agreement to provide employment and training services to adults in Southern Nevada as required by the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 (Code of Federal Regulations Part 652 et al). $5,182,567.00 July 20, 2011
94. WORKFORCE CONNECTIONS This is a new interlocal agreement to provide employment and training services to dislocated workers in Southern Nevada as required by the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 (Code of Federal Regulations part 652 et al). $5,943,200.00 July 20, 2011
95. WORKFORCE CONNECTIONS This is a new interlocal agreement to provide employment and training services to youth in Southern Nevada as required by the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 (Code of Federal Regulations Part 652 et al). $5,760,743.00 July 20, 2011
96. ANYTIME PLUMBING DBA ABES PLUMBING This is the third amendment to the original contract, which provides for regular and emergency plumbing installations, repairs, and maintenance services for all needed projects for all Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation owned facilities. This amendment increases the maximum amount from $17,000 to $34,000 due to an increased need for these services. $17,000.00 July 20, 2011
97. CAMPBELLS CUSTODIAL SRVCS INC This is a new contract which provides janitorial services for office and administration areas in Department of Employment, Training, and Rehabilitation Southern Nevada leased facilities. The Las Vegas locations are 3405 South Maryland Parkway, 2827 Las Vegas Boulevard North, and 1001 A Street. The Henderson location is 119 Water Street. $169,600.00 July 20, 2011
98. STANDARD INSURANCE This is the first amendment to the original contract which provides voluntary life insurance products to PEBP participants who choose to enroll for this service, paid via automatic payroll deductions. This amendment extends the termination date from June 30, 2012 to June 30, 2013 and increases the contract maximum amount from $16,000,000 to $20,000,000 due to continued utilization of this service. $4,000,000.00 July 20, 2011
99. SOLARI AND STURMER This is the third amendment to the original contract, which provides audited financial statements, semiannual cash receipt testing, accounting and consultation services as needed by the Nevada State Contractors Board and a statement that the audit was performed in accordance with Statements on Standards for Accounting and Review Service issued by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. This amendment increases the maximum amount from $60,000 to $120,000 due to the increase in the term of the contract extended in amendment #2. $60,000.00 July 20, 2011
June 14, 2011
1. MCGINNESS, RYAN DBA This is the first amendment to the original contract, which provides consulting services to assist the State of Nevada Washington DC Office concerning activities of the federal government which concern the State of Nevada to include executive branch decisions, activities involving the National Governors Association, monitor federal legislation, and provide information and assistance with federal programs and funding opportunities, and other related services as agreed. $61,770.00 June 14, 2011
2. RADIGAN, FRANK W DBA HUDSON RIVER ENERGY GROUP This is a new contract to provide professional services as an expert witness to the Bureau of Consumer Protection in matters before the Nevada Public Utilities Commission that may have a potential impact on Nevada utilities consumers. The expert provides technical expertise and support in analyzing the rate base and capital; engineering and depreciation expense; cost of service and rate design; sales projection (including weather normalization and use per customer); operation and maintenance expense; and rate of return. $73,000.00 June 14, 2011
3. STINSON MORRISON HECKER LLP This is a new contract to provide litigation support and assistance to the Bureau of Consumer Protection (the BCP) on filings and other proceedings made by Nevada utilities before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) or any other court, regulatory body, board, commission, or agency having jurisdiction, as well as, precedent over FERC on electric issues that may impact Nevada utilities or rate payers for whom the BCP has a statutory requirement to represent. $438,000.00 June 14, 2011
4. DAVID HELLERSTEIN, MD PHD This is the second amendment to the original contract, which provides assistance to counsel involving medical conditions and medical treatment for individuals in legal confinement by reviewing and analyzing medical records, offering medical opinions, preparing written reports, charts and summaries. The vendor will assist counsel by offering expert opinions and testifying at depositions and trial. This amendment extends the termination date from June 30, 2012 to June 30, 2013 and increases the maximum amount from $29,990 to $69,990 due to a continued need for their services on a particular case. $40,000.00 June 14, 2011
5. ROBERT LANG This is a new contract to conduct rigorous industry research and provide a baseline for crafting a state-wide economic growth agenda for Nevada. This study is intended to provide an authoritative, action-oriented analysis of the composition, performance, and prospects of Nevada's key and emerging industries. The contractor will also provide coordination and manage the various integrated research and analysis including the development of short analytic reports/outputs from the major analytic tasks: cluster mapping the 25 segments; market trends for the five-to-eight high-potential clusters; the benchmarking exercise; and the recommendation of target sectors and action steps. $40,000.00 June 14, 2011
6. SRI INTERNATIONAL This is a new contract to conduct rigorous industry research and provide a baseline for crafting a state-wide economic growth agenda for Nevada. This study is intended to provide an authoritative, action-oriented analysis of the composition, performance, and prospects of Nevada's key and emerging industries. The contractor will provide a set of deliverables including: memo on preliminary industry cluster and economic foundations analysis findings; comprehensive analytical report and recommendation of target industry sectors; and final strategy for target industry sector development. $200,000.00 June 14, 2011
7. OASIS CONSULTING SERVICES, LLC This is the first amendment to the original contract, which provides delivery of classroom instruction for the Nevada Certified Public Manager (NVCPM) Program for Levels I-IV including Capstone Project Coaching and Evaluation. This amendment extends the termination date from June 30, 2011 to June 30, 2013 and increases the maximum amount from $92,030 to $231,660 to cover program costs associated with finalizing Class 8 and continuing Classes 9 (start date 6/27/11) and 10. $139,630.00 June 14, 2011
8. ALL AMERICAN FENCE COMPANY DBA ALL STAR FENCE COMPANY This is a new contract with this contractor for provision of ongoing services to provide general repair, maintenance and installation of fencing and all associated components of fencing systems. Work to be performed in Las Vegas and surrounding areas upon the request and approval of a Buildings and Grounds designee. $25,000.00 June 14, 2011
9. AQUA-SERV ENGINEERS, INC. This is a new contract with this contractor for the provision of ongoing water treatment maintenance and service of building mechanical systems for seven (7) State buildings in Las Vegas. The contract includes extra service dollars for these services to be performed at any State building, on an as needed basis and at the request and written approval of a Buildings and Grounds designee. $27,369.00 June 14, 2011
10. J&L This is a new contract with this contractor for the provision of ongoing janitorial services at the Stewart Facility, Building #107, located at 5500 Snyder, Carson City, Nevada. $86,660.00 June 14, 2011
11. NEVADA GENERATOR SYSTEMS, INC. This is an amendment to the original contract, which provides repair service, replacement parts and maintenance on generators at multiple State buildings in the Carson City and Reno areas. This amendment will add $50,000.00 in extra services because contractor has been awarded more project dollars than originally estimated and updates the Service Insurance Requirement accordingly. $50,000.00 June 14, 2011
12. SCOTT MEEK & SON CONCRETE CO. This is a new contract for the provision of labor and materials for concrete services at State buildings and grounds areas in Reno and Carson City, on an as needed basis and at the request and approval of a Buildings and Grounds designee. $75,000.00 June 14, 2011
13. SIEMENS INDUSTRY INC This is the second amendment to the original contract, which provides the labor necessary to maintain the fire protection systems and equipment as required by applicable Local, State and Federal codes and regulations for various State buildings in Las Vegas. This amendment will add services for the Department of Agriculture Building at 2300 McLeod for the amount of $1,765 and increase the amount of the extra services by $100,000 for unanticipated emergency expenditures at the Grant Sawyer Building and various other State buildings in Las Vegas. $101,765.00 June 14, 2011
14. ARDELLA'S This is the first amendment to the original contract, which authorizes the Food Distribution Program to use USDA commodities as ingredients to produce breakfast and lunch products for the National School Lunch Program. This amendment extends the termination date from June 30, 2011 to June 30, 2012 and increases the maximum amount from $1,500,000 to $3,000,000 due to the continued need for these services and increased volume of sales. $1,500,000.00 June 14, 2011
15. ES FOODS, INC. This is the first amendment to the original contract, which authorizes the Food Distribution Program to use USDA commodities as ingredients to produce breakfast and lunch products for the National School Lunch Program. This amendment extends the termination date from June 30, 2011 to June 30, 2012 and increases the maximum amount from $800,000 to $1,600,000 due to an increased volume of sales and includes the legal name change from East Side Entrees to ES Foods. $800,000.00 June 14, 2011
16. LET'S DO LUNCH, INC. DBA INTEGRATED FOOD SERVICE This is the first amendment to the original contract, which authorizes the Food Distribution Program to use USDA commodities as ingredients to produce breakfast and lunch products for the National School Lunch Program. This amendment extends the termination date from June 30, 2011 to June 30, 2012 and increases the maximum amount from $5,500,000 to $11,000,000 due to the continued need for these services and an increased volume of sales. This amendment also includes the legal name change from Integrated Food Service to Let's Do Lunch, while maintaining the tax ID. $5,500,000.00 June 14, 2011
17. AVIAREPS TOURISM GMBH This is the first amendment to the original contract, which provides international representation for the Nevada Commission on Tourism in German-speaking Europe. The services will include placing stories with the media; maintaining a foreign website; conducting sales missions; organizing familiarization tours; expanding tour product to tour operators; media planning and buying; developing foreign brochures; and providing quarterly progress reports. This amendment extends the termination date from June 30, 2011 to June 30, 2012 and increases the maximum amount from $60,000 to $120,000 due to a continued need for international representation. $60,000.00 June 14, 2011
18. ADNOVA COMUNICACION ESTRATEGICA This is the first amendment to the original contract, which provides international representation for the Nevada Commission on Tourism in Mexico. The services will include placing stories with the media; maintaining a foreign website; conducting sales missions; organizing familiarization tours; expanding tour product to tour operators; media planning and buying; developing foreign brochures; and providing quarterly progress reports. This amendment extends the termination date from June 30, 2011 to June 30, 2012 and increases the maximum amount from $60,000 to $120,000 due to a continued need for international representation. $60,000.00 June 14, 2011
19. HILLS BALFOUR SYNERGY This is the first amendment to the original contract, which provides international representation for the Nevada Commission on Tourism in the United Kingdom. The services will include placing stories with the media; maintaining a foreign website; conducting sales missions; organizing familiarization tours; expanding tour product to tour operators; media planning and buying; developing foreign brochures; and providing quarterly progress reports. This amendment extends the termination date from June 30, 2011 to June 30, 2012 and increases the maximum amount from $60,000 to $120,000 due to a continued need for international representation. $60,000.00 June 14, 2011
20. NCOT BEIJING OFF/CHEN, HONGXIA This is a new contract to maintain operation of a representative office for the State of Nevada, Nevada Commission on Tourism in the People's Republic of China, which will help increase the Chinese visitor volume to Nevada. $288,350.00 June 14, 2011
21. RUF STRATEGIC SOLUTIONS This is the second amendment to the original contract, which will assure continuity of services on multiple mission-critical, data-driven marketing operations for the Nevada Commission on Tourism (NCOT), including promotion of the state as a tourism destination in the critical online environment; efficient collection and processing of customer responses across all media channels, fulfilling all material requests; and communicating with responders via email for optimal conversion to actual travel results and resulting tax revenues - all of which are inherently dependent on our robust, unique, intelligent CRM database platform. This amendment extends the termination date from June 30, 2011 to June 30, 2013 and increases the maximum amount from $4,882,750 to $7,282,027 to continue these needed services. $2,399,277.00 June 14, 2011
22. TNS CUSTOM RESEARCH, INC. This is a new contract to measure the effectiveness of Nevada Commission on Tourism's domestic advertising and marketing campaigns. The contractor will develop questionnaires, field the questionnaire, analyze the responses, and prepare a report for the commission on its findings. $602,750.00 June 14, 2011
23. VOX INTERNATIONAL This is the first amendment to the original contract, which provides international representation for the Nevada Commission on Tourism in Canada. The services will include placing stories with the media; maintaining a foreign website; conducting sales missions; organizing familiarization tours; expanding tour product to tour operators; media planning and buying; developing foreign brochures; and providing quarterly progress reports. This amendment extends the termination date from June 30, 2011 to June 30, 2012 and increases the maximum amount from $60,000 to $120,000 due to a continued need for international representation. $60,000.00 June 14, 2011
24. THE FERRARO GROUP This is the first amedment to the original contract, which provides public relations services assisting in furthering the objectives of the agency. This amendment extends the termination date from June 30, 2011 to June 30, 2013 and increases the maximum amount from $80,000 to $180,000 in an effort to continue the services currently provided to the agency. $100,000.00 June 14, 2011
25. AMERICAN CHILLER SERVICE, INC. This is a new contract for repair and maintenance services for the chillers, cooling tower, water pumps, and compressors at the Department of Information Technology's Computer Facility. $20,000.00 June 14, 2011
26. GARRATT-CALLAHAN COMPANY This is a new contract to provide preventive maintenance and as-needed repair services for chemical water treatment equipment. $15,000.00 June 14, 2011
27. COMMNET NEVADA, LLC This is the first amendment to the original revenue contract, which provides rack spaces and DS1 circuits at Prospect Peak for Comment of Nevada, LLC. This amendment extends the termination date from June 30, 2011 to June 30, 2013 and increases the maximum amount from $28,335.72 to $81,880.14 to continue to provide services to the vendor. $53,544.00 June 14, 2011
28. COMMNET NEVADA, LLC This is the second amendment to the original contract, which provides for rack space and DS1 circuits at Austin Summit for Commnet of Nevada, LLC. This amendment extends the termination date from June 30, 2011 to June 30, 2013 and increases the maximum amount from $33,223.72 to $100,840.90 to continue to provide services to the vendor. $67,617.00 June 14, 2011
29. GRAY TELEVISION, INC. DBA KOLO TV This is the first amendment to the original revenue contract, which provides for rack space for KOLO-TV. This amendment extends the termination date from June 30, 2011 to June 30, 2013 and increases the maximum amount from $11,285.19 to $22, 611.33 to continue to provide services to the vendor. $11,326.00 June 14, 2011
30. NV GEOTHERMAL POWER CO. INC. This is the first amendment to the original revenue contract, which provides rack space. This amendment extends the termination date from June 30, 2011 to June 30, 2013 and increases the maximum amount of the contract from $35,133.72 to $81,127.38 to continue to provide rack space for the vendor. $45,994.00 June 14, 2011