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Osino Awards Front-End Engineering Design and Provides Project Implementation Update for the Development-Stage Twin Hills Gold Project, Namibia

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  • Following an extensive selection process, Osino has appointed Lycopodium Minerals (Canada) Limited (“Lycopodium”) to lead the Front-End Engineering Design (“FEED”) package following the release of the Twin Hills Definitive Feasibility Study (“DFS”) in June 2023.
  • Lycopodium to lead: Process Plant and most On-Site Infrastructure, optimisation of the DFS process and tailings storage facility design, completion of the earthworks design and advancement of the technical and commercial documentation of long-lead mechanical and electrical items.
  • Osino to lead: the bulk power supply connection to NamPower’s new Erongo substation, optimisation of supplementary renewable power supply plans, extension of ground

Overview of Information Technology Project Proposals

The 2023-24 Budget


This post provides an overview of the information technology (IT) projects in the Governor’s proposed 2023-24 budget. We first provide relevant background information on the California Department of Technology (CDT) and the phases of an IT project. We then identify each of the budget proposals to plan, develop, and implement IT projects. We provide our assessment of topics common to several IT project-related proposals and offer options for legislative consideration. (We do not provide in-depth analysis of any individual budget request in the post, but link to other IT project-related analyses in other publications organized by budget area.)


Role of CDT. CDT is an entity within the Government Operations Agency with broad authority over all aspects of technology in state government. This post focuses on two of the department’s responsibilities: (1) to review and approve IT projects proposed by state entities, and (2) to oversee