commissioning


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commissioning

(1) A UK term of art for the process of defining, planning, specifying, purchasing, implementing, evaluating, and monitoring services to meet the health and social needs of a particular population. Commissioners use the available resources to provide appropriate and cost effective services for the populations they serve to enhance their quality of life. Services can be brought in from relevant private companies/third sector organisations.
(2) The act of committing finite resources to separate but interlinked activities.
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The benefits of commissioning are well documented as far as energy savings.
If your state has a Composer Commissioning Advisory Committee, have the committee develop and maintain a list of possible composers to commission in the future.
Such statements include comments regarding the timing of the completion, commissioning, and commencement of operations of the Bogoso Sulfide Expansion Project and various components of the Project.
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