The Office of the Contractor-General is the Secretariat for the Contractor-General and the National Contracts Commission. However, both the Contractor-General and the National Contracts Commission are independent, separate and distinct Commissions of Parliament. The Contractor-General is responsible solely for monitoring and investigating the award and implementation of Government contracts, licences and permits and related matters. The Contractor-General does not award, approve, endorse or recommend for award, approval or endorsement any Government contract, licence or permit.

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The following contract award recommendations have been endorsed and/or approved by the National Contracts Commission (NCC) during October 2013, for award, under the powers which are reserved to the NCC by Sections 23D(1)(b) & (c) of the Contractor-General Act. These notices of endorsement and/or approval by the NCC do not constitute a confirmation of the actual awards. Government of Jamaica procurement contracts are ultimately awarded by the relevant Ministries or Agencies of Government. Please contact the responsible Ministry or Agency of Government for confirmation of the details of actual contract awards.

 

DATE

GOVERNMENT AGENCY

CONTRACT DESCRIPTION

FUND

CONTRACTOR

PROCUREMENT METHOD

CONTRACT VALUE
J$
(unless otherwise stated)

02.10.13

National Water Commission

The procurement and supply of six (6) lots comprising of eight (8) pumps and one (1) spare turbine and the installation of three (3) pumps at the Logwood Treatment Plant.

IADB



QUALITY PLUS CONTRACTING COMPANY LIMITED

LCB

US$298,319.00

02.10.13

Transport Authority

The construction of the Linstead Transportation Centre to include shops, administrative building, guardhouse and paving.

GOJ



MARSHALL CONSTRUCTION COMPANY LIMITED

LCB

$30,298,970.00

02.10.13

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Consultancy Services for the provision of Impact Evaluation for Inner City Basic Services Project (ICBSP) in all communities served by the project make conclusions and recommendations on the effectiveness of the project.

GOJ



TREVOR HAMILTON & ASSOCIATES CENTRE FOR EXCELLENCE

ICB

$15,530,902.80

02.10.13

Ministry of Youth and Culture

The construction of the Barrett Town Juvenile Detention Centre, at Barrett Town in the parish of St. James. The works involves the construction of reinforced concrete structure, fitted with relevant plumbing, electrics, security fixture and mechanical ventilation.

GOJ/ PET-CAR



ANOTHER STAR IS BORN (ASB) CONSTRUCTION COMPANY LIMITED

LCB

$21,575,329.60

02.10.13

Development Bank of Jamaica

The Provision of Security Services at the Development Bank of Jamaica (DBJ) for a period of three (3) years.

 

DBJ



QUEST SECURITY SERVICES LIMITED

LCB

$23,372,814.00

02.10.13

Human Employment and Resource Training/HEART Trust NTA

Variation (Addition):
The provision of Security Services for Heart Trust/NTA for a period of nineteen (19) months - Zone 1.

HT/NTA



VANGUARD SECURITY LIMITED

ST

$68,845,010.22

02.10.13

National Works Agency

The construction of Moneague Juvenile Detention Centre at the Moneague Police Station in the parish of St. Ann. The works involves the demolition of the existing cell block and the construction of reinforced concrete structure, fitted with relevant plumbing, electrics, security fixtures and mechanical ventilation.

 

GOJ/ PET-CAR



ANOTHER STAR IS BORN (ASB) CONSTRUCTION COMPANY LIMITED

LCB

$20,863,464.10

02.10.13

Transport Authority

The construction of the Falmouth Satellite Office in the parish of Trelawny. The works involves the construction of the administrative buildings, paving and fencing.

GOJ



MARSHALL CONSTRUCTION COMPANY LIMITED

LCB

$15,836,144.00

04.10.13

Fiscal Services Limited

Direct Contracting for the renewal of the Software Support Agreement for the HP-UX Operating System at Fiscal Services Limited (FSL) for a period of two (2) years.

 

GOJ



ILLUMINAT (JAMAICA) LIMITED

DC

US$64,472.00

09.10.13

Jamaica Library Service 

Consultancy Services for the construction of the Ocho Rios Branch Library and Cultural Centre in the parish of St. Ann.

 

GOJ



CARL C. CHEN & ASSOCIATES

LCB

$16,301,250.00

09.10.13

Port Authority of Jamaica

The undertaking of repairs to structural elements of the walkway bridge and T-Pier at the Ocho Rios Cruise Ship Terminal in the parish of St. Ann.

PAJ



PAVMENTS & STRUCTURES LIMITED

LCB

$20,854,880.00

09.10.13

Urban Development Corporation (UDC)

The provision of an Internet Protocol (IP) Office Private Branch Exchange (PBX) System at the Electoral Office of Jamaica's Duke Street and Red Hills Road locations.

GOJ



SYNCON TECHNOLOGIES LIMITED

LCB

$17,919,351.32

09.10.13

National Environment and Planning Agency (NEPA)

Consultancy Services for the design and implementation of a National Protected Area Trust Fund to provide the direction for the development of Protected Area Legislation and the designing an annual sustainable replenishment opportunities for the Trust Fu

UNDP/

GEF/

GOJ



AUKERMAN HAAS & ASSOCIATES

DC

US$118,308.00

09.10.13

National Water Commission

Eastern Westmoreland Water Supply Upgrading - The installation of 4.6km of 100mm PVC and 350m of 50mm PVC Pipelines at the Cedar Valley distribution pipeline in the parish of Westmoreland.

NWC K – FACTOR/ SCOTIA



D.R. FOOTE CONSTRUCTION COMPANY LIMITED

LCB

$26,161,300.00

09.10.13

National Water Commission

The procurement of Solid State Cold Water Meters.

IADB



DERYCK A. GIBSON LIMITED

ICB

US$15,087,769.49

09.10.13

Southern Regional Health Authority

The provision of a Reagent Lease Agreement for Laboratory Services within the Health Facilities of the Southern Regional Health Authority for a period of three (3) years.

GOJ



LASCO DISTRIBUTORS LIMITED

LCB

US$2,278,690.54

09.10.13

Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ)

Direct Contracting for the procurement of 520,000 Motor Vehicle Licence Stickers, 100,000 Driver's Licence and the associated consumables.

GOJ



DE LA RUE INDENTITY SYSTEM

DC**

$46,400,000.00

09.10.13

North East Regional Health Authority

Emergency Procurement for electrical upgrade at the St. Ann's Bay Regional Hospital.

GOJ



MATTCORP POWER SOLUTIONS LIMITED

DC*

$10,395,751.75

09.10.13

Passport, Immigration & Citizenship Agency (PICA)

Follow-on Contract for the supply of 500,000 blank Passports for the period April 1, 2014-March 31, 2017

GOJ



CANADIAN BANK NOTE COMPANY (CBN)

DC**

US$2,650,000.00

09.10.13

National Health Fund

Extension of Contract for the procurement of Medical Sundries for a period of six (6) months (July 1, 2013 - December 31, 2013).

GOJ



CARI-MED LIMITED

DC

$32,993,696.22

09.10.13

National Health Fund

Extension of Contract for the procurement of Medical Sundries for a period of six (6) months (July 1, 2013 - December 31, 2013).

GOJ



A.A. LAQUIS LIMITED

DC

$16,081,707.60

09.10.13

National Health Fund

Extension of Contract for the procurement of Medical Sundries for a period of six (6) months (July 1, 2013 - December 31, 2013).

GOJ



3M INTERAMERICA INC.

DC

$15,824,331.00

09.10.13

National Health Fund

Extension of Contract for the procurement of Medical Sundries for a period of six (6) months (July 1, 2013 - December 31, 2013).

GOJ



SCIENTIFIC SUPPLIES AND TECHNOLOGY

DC

$14,627,922.00

09.10.13

National Health Fund

Extension of Contract for the procurement of Medical Sundries for a period of six (6) months (July 1, 2013 - December 31, 2013).

GOJ



RENAL DYNAMICS LLC

DC

$8,266,699.14

09.10.13

National Health Fund

Extension of Contract for the procurement of Medical Sundries for a period of six (6) months (July 1, 2013 - December 31, 2013).

GOJ



VICTUS INC.

DC

$10,288,418.70

09.10.13

National Health Fund

Extension of Contract for the procurement of Medical Sundries for a period of six (6) months (July 1, 2013 - December 31, 2013).

GOJ



DISPOSABLES LIMITED

DC

$11,445,721.92

09.10.13

National Health Fund

Extension of Contract for the procurement of Medical Sundries for a period of six (6) months (July 1, 2013 - December 31, 2013).

GOJ



URGO LABS

DC

$10,786,500.00

09.10.13

National Health Fund

Extension of Contract for the procurement of Medical Sundries for a period of six (6) months (July 1, 2013 - December 31, 2013).

GOJ



LASCO DISTRIBUTORS LIMITED

DC

$10,271,910.00

09.10.13

National Health Fund

Extension of Contract for the procurement of Medical Sundries for a period of six (6) months (July 1, 2013 - December 31, 2013).

GOJ



SHANGHAI CHANNELMED  

DC

$4,685,900.40

09.10.13

National Health Fund

Extension of Contract for the procurement of Medical Sundries for a period of six (6) months (July 1, 2013 - December 31, 2013).

GOJ




SCIENTIFIC & MEDICAL SUPPLIES LIMITED

DC

$12,674,928.00

09.10.13

National Health Fund

Extension of Contract for the procurement of Medical Sundries for a period of six (6) months (July 1, 2013 - December 31, 2013).

GOJ



CHINA MEHECO CORPORATION

DC

$1,555,179.72

16.10.13

National Land Agency

Direct Contracting for the renewal of the annual software maintenance agreement for the Land Registration System (LRS) and the Document Scanning System (DSS) at the National Land Agency (NLA).

GOJ



MANTARON INC.

DC

$5,542,425.00

16.10.13

Fiscal Services Limited

The provision of Data Centre Co-Location and IAAS Managed Services.

GOJ



DIGICEL JAMAICA LIMITED

LCB

US$2,351,914.00

16.10.13

Petrojam Limited

The supply of four (4) 4x4 Double Cab Automatic Diesel Pick-ups.

PCJ



STEWART'S AUTO SALES LIMITED

LCB

$18,000,000.00

16.10.13

Fiscal Services Limited

The supply and implementation of an Enterprise Virtualization System (EVS) for Fiscal Services Limited (FSL).

GOJ



ILLUMINAT (JAMAICA) LIMITED

LCB

US$341,217.80

16.10.13

Ministry of Finance and Planning

The installation of an Integrated Video Surveillance and Access Control System at the Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ).

IADB



EHC INDUSTRIES LIMITED

ICB

US$189,987.04

16.10.13

Post and Telecommunications Department

The refurbishing of the Heritage Post Office at Falmouth in the parish of Trelawny.

TEF



C & D CONSTRUCTION AND ENGINEERING LIMITED

LCB

$34,631,592.37

16.10.13

Ministry of Science, Technology, Energy and Mining

The supply and installation of energy efficient air conditioning retrofits at four (4) GOJ Facilities: Jamaica Information Service (JIS), Kingston Public Hospital (KPH), Montego Bay Revenue Service Centre and the Donald Sangster Building.

IADB



GEDDES REFRIGERATION LIMITED

LCB

$268,776,845.09

23.10.13

Sports Development Foundation

The replacement of filters, valves and fittings at the National Stadium Pools, Independence Park, Kingston.

GOJ



JAMAICA WELLS & SERVICES LIMITED

DC

$28,414,840.00

23.10.13

Ministry of Finance and Planning

Direct Contracting for the development of a Fundamentals in Public Procurement Course under the Government of Jamaica's (GOJ) Procurement Training and Certification Programme.

GOJ



MANAGEMENT INSTITUTE FOR NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT (MIND)

DC**

$79,903,000.00

23.10.13

Ministry of Finance and Planning

Direct Contracting for the design and delivery of an Insurance Certification Programme in Public Procurement under the Government of Jamaica's (GOJ) Procurement Training and Certification Programme.

GOJ



INTERNATIONAL PROCUREMENT INSTITUTE JAMAICA LIMITED (INPRI)

DC**

$309,000,000.00

23.10.13

Ministry of Finance and Planning

Direct Contracting for the design and delivery of an Insurance Placement Training Programme under the Government of Jamaica's (GOJ) Procurement Training and Certification Programme.

GOJ



COLLEGE OF INSURANCE

DC**

$22,500,000.00

23.10.13

Montego Bay Free Zone Co. Ltd.

Variation (Addition):
The provision of security services at the Montego Bay Free Zone for a period of  three (3) years.

GOJ



RANGER PROTECTION & SECURITY COMPANY LIMITED

OT

$12,339,348.72

23.10.13

Customs Department

Direct Contracting for the implementation of an Asycuda Customs Management System.

IADB



UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON TRADE DEVELOPMENT (UNCTAD)

DC

US$1,750,000.00

23.10.13

Jamaica Vacations Limited

Consultant for the provision of tourism growth strategies in the areas of Airlift and Marketing for a period of one (1) year.

GOJ



PAUL PENNICOOK

DC**

$10,000,000.00

23.10.13

North East Regional Health Authority

Direct Contracting for the supply, installation and commissioning of Laundry Equipment at the Port Antonio Hospital, Annotto Bay Hospital and Port Antonio Hospital.

NHF



APPLIANCE TRADERS LIMITED

DC

US$193,920.35

23.10.13

Western Regional Health Authority

Emergency Procurement of two (2) new Treatment Planning Systems (one of each) for Kingston Public and Cornwall Regional Hospital.

GOJ



VARIAN MEDICAL SYSTEMS INC.

DC*

US$367,984.00

30.10.13

National Water Commission

The procurement of Electromechanical Pumping Equipment at the Logwood Treatment Plant.

IADB



INDUSTRIAL MUNICIPAL & SUPPLIES INC.

LCB

US$378,684.44

30.10.13

Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries

The provision of Security Services at the Ministry of Agriculture & Fisheries head office and outstations for a period of two (2) years.

GOJ



SHALK SECURITY LIMITED

LCB

$142,917,800.00

30.10.13

University of Technology, Jamaica

The refurbishing and upgrading of the existing laboratories at the University of Technology. Jamaica's Old Hope Road location. The works involves the modification of fifteen (15) existing laboratories and workshops.

CDB/ GOJ



M & M CONSTRUCTION LIMITED

ICB

$304,826,383.26

30.10.13

Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica

The upgrading of Elevators at the Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica (PCJ) Resource Building. The works involves the replacement of current elevators cars, controllers and machines.

 

GOJ



JAMAICA ELECTRICAL AND MECHANICAL ENGINEERS LIMITED

LCB

$28,972,820.71

30.10.13

University of Technology, Jamaica

The construction and completion of a two (2) storey office building at the School of Business Administration (SOBA). The works involves reinforced concrete construction, fitting of finishes, elevator and electrical installation.

GOJ



ALCAR CONSTRUCTION AND HAULAGE COMPANY LIMITED

ICB

$162,529,556.16

30.10.13

Fiscal Services Limited

Direct Contracting for the supply, installation and commissioning of a Computer Room Air Conditioning (CRAC) Unit for Suite I.

GOJ



AREL LIMITED

DC

$10,892,975.00

Procurement Method Key: ICB=International Competitive Bid, LCB=Local Competitive Bid, LT=Limited Tender, OT=Open Tender, ST=Selective Tender, SS=Sole Source, DC=Direct Contracting

*The NCC noted the use of the Emergency Procurement Procedure for the award of the referenced contracts.

**The NCC offered No Objection to the use of the Direct Contracting Procurement Methodology for the award of the referenced contracts.


Contracts valued above $40,000,000.00 are subject to approval by Cabinet.



Contact:

The Office of the Contractor-General
1st Floor, PIOJ Building
16 Oxford Road
Kingston 5

Phone:

929-6460; 297-1378

e-mail:

communications@ocg.gov.jm

Date:

15.08.14