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The following contract award recommendations have been endorsed and/or approved by the National Contracts Commission (NCC) during April 2010, 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)

+31.03.10

National Water Commission

Sole Source Procurement for the supply of Aluminum Sulphate.

 

NWC

Industrial Chemical Company Limited

*SS

$10,800,000.00

07.04.10

Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management

Consultancy Services for Risk Assessment and the Development of Risk Management in Urban Coastal Towns (Ocho Rios, Black River and Savanna-La-Mar).

IADB

SMITH WARNER INTERNATIONAL LIMITED

OT

US$283,000.00

07.04.10

University Hospital of the West Indies

The supply of Medical Gases.

GOJ

IGL LIMITED

SS

$92,537,613.27

07.04.10

National Water Commission

The supply of Uniforms (Jeans Pants) for Supervisory and Pre-Supervisory Staff.

NWC

FABRIC CONSULTANTS LIMITED

ST

$17,953,292.00

07.04.10

National Water Commission

The supply of Uniforms (Oxford, Polo and Cotton Shirts) for Supervisory and Pre-Supervisory Staff.

NWC

SUN ISLAND LIMITED

ST

$16,050,943.70

07.04.10

National Water Commission

The supply of Uniforms (Manufactured Solid and Printed Materials and Belts) for Supervisory and Pre-Supervisory Staff.

NWC

DESIGNS BY MARC LIMITED

ST

$21,805,388.80

07.04.10

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The installation of approximately 586m of 100mm (PVC) pressure line along with fittings and the reinstatement of the road surface in Federal Gardens, Collie Smith Drive.

IBRD

ALCAR CONSTRUCTION & HAULAGE CO. LTD.

ST

$18,792,487.00

07.04.10

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The rehabilitation of the Homestead Community Centre in the parish of St. Catherine.

GOJ

MARSHALL CONSTRUCTION COMPANY LIMITED

ST

$33,875,018.50

07.04.10

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The construction of Stormwater Drainage in Flankers, St. James.

IBRD

SHARE CON LTD

ST

$48,652,430.00

07.04.10

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Integrated Infrastructure Works at Lauriston in the parish of St. Catherine.

IBRD

SHARE CON LTD

ST

$27,368,050.00

07.04.10

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The rehabilitation of Moore Town Road in the parish of Portland.

GOJ

CONTRAXX ENTERPRISE LIMITED

ST

$36,776,700.00

07.04.10

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The rehabilitation of Portland Cottage Road in the parish of Clarendon.

IBRD

SHARE CON LTD

ST

$34,526,640.00

07.04.10

National Solid Waste Management Authority (NSWMA)

Direct Contracting for the procurement of two (2) specialized vehicles.

GOJ

SAFEPRO INDUSTRIAL SUPPLIES

*DC

US$47,950.00

14.04.10

Norman Manley International Airport

Variation (Addition):
Construction of the Arrival Forecourt, Shopping Arcade and Tour Bus Shed at Norman Manley Airport.

EIB

TANKWELD CONSTRUCTION CO. LTD.

ST

$28,478,897.00

14.04.10

National Solid Waste Management Authority (NSWMA)

Direct Contracting for repairs to a D10 Tractor.

GOJ

IRONS MECHANICAL SERVICES LIMITED

DC

$7,580,000.00

14.04.10

University Hospital of the West Indies

The supply and installation of a Mobile Extra Corporeal Shock Wave Lithotripter Machine.

CHASE FUND/   GOJ

UNI-MED HEALTH CARE LIMITED

ST

US$297,966.00

14.04.10

Southern Regional Health Authority

The provision of printing paper (legal and letter size packs).

GOJ

PRODUCTIVE BUSINESS SOLUTIONS LIMITED

ST

$11,216,922.24

14.04.10

National Solid Waste Management Authority (NSWMA)

The leasing of Heavy Equipment (D10 Bulldozer) for the Riverton Disposal Site.

GOJ

GENERAL MAINTENANCE & CONSTRUCTION SERVICES LIMITED

LT

$74,460,000.00

14.04.10

National Solid Waste Management Authority (NSWMA)

The leasing of Heavy Equipment (D9 Bulldozer) for the Riverton Disposal Site.

GOJ

HEATHENSON LIMITED

LT

$33,288,000.00

14.04.10

National Solid Waste Management Authority (NSWMA)

The leasing of Heavy Equipment (966 Front-End Loader) for the Riverton Disposal Site.

GOJ

WAYNE RICH LIMITED

LT

$12,095,000.00

14.04.10

University of Technology, Jamaica

Direct Contracting for Consultant to conduct two (2) professional development seminars on Academic Faculty Evaluation at the University of Technology, Jamaica.

GOJ

DR. RAOUL ARREOLA

*DC

$3,924,505.00

14.04.10

Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica

The provision of Insurance Placement for the Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica (PCJ) and Petroleum Company of Jamaica (Petcom) for a period of three (3) years, 2010 - 2013.

PET-CORP

ALLIED INSURANCE BROKERS LIMITED

ST

$18,405,020.00

21.04.10

Nutrition Products Ltd.

Direct Contracting for the supply of Packaging Materials and leasing of two (2) refurbished Filling Machines to be utilized by Nutrition Products Limited (NPL) in its School Feeding Programme.

GOJ

LIQUI-BOX CANADA INC.

DC

US$318,000.00

21.04.10

Nutrition Products Ltd.

Sole Source Procurement for the rebuilding of filling machines utilized by Nutrition Products Limited (NPL) in its School Feeding Programme.

GOJ

LIQUI-BOX CANADA INC.

SS

US$103,830.00

21.04.10

Human Employment and Resource Training/HEART Trust

Sole Source Procurement for the construction of a State of the Art Pig Multiplier and Fattening Unit.

HT/NTA

AGPRO INC.

SS

US$152,918.04

21.04.10

National Solid Waste Management Authority (NSWMA)

The leasing of Heavy Equipment (D8 Bulldozer) for the Riverton Disposal Site.

GOJ

GENERAL MAINTENANCE & CONSTRUCTION SERVICES LIMITED

LT

$29,270,000.00

21.04.10

National Solid Waste Management Authority (NSWMA)

The leasing of Heavy Equipment (D8 Bulldozer) for the Retirement Disposal Site.

GOJ

WAYNE RICH LIMITED

LT

$27,740,000.00

21.04.10

Petrojam Limited

Sole Source Procurement for the supply of Valves and Valves Switches.

PCJ

ANDERSON GREENWOOD VALVE COMPANY

SS

US$188,530.00

21.04.10

Petrojam Limited

Sole Source Procurement for the supply of Bulk Hydrogen Gas (H2) and Nitrogen Gas (N2) for Petrojam Limited's Kingston Refinery.

PCJ

INDUSTRIAL GASES LIMITED

SS

US$88,939.00

21.04.10

Bureau of Standards

Sole Source Procurement to conduct repairs to a highly specialized primary reference standard, Cesium 4065C/076.

GOJ

SYMMETRICOM

SS

US$35,526.00

28.04.10

Passport, Immigration & Citizenship Agency (PICA)

Sole Source Procurement for the supply of three hundred and fifty thousand (350,000) blank passport books.

GOJ

CANADIAN BANK NOTE COMPANY (CBN)

SS

US$1,532,000.00

28.04.10

National Water Commission

Variation (Addition):
The provision of Engineering Design, Construction Supervision and Institutional Strengthening Advisory Services.

JBIC

NIPPON KOEI/MONTGOMERY WATSON HARZA

ST

US$2,500,000.00

28.04.10

National Water Commission

The provision of Engineering and Construction Supervision Services for the National Water Commission's Bulk Meter Installation Programme.

NWC

N.O. WHYTE & ASSOCIATES LIMITED

ST

$11,713,368.21

28.04.10

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The provision of Emergency Response Equipment for the Jamaica Fire Brigade Rescue Operations.

GOJ

NATIONAL SAFETY LIMITED

ST

$20,800,786.00

28.04.10

Urban Development Corporation (UDC)

The provision of Audit Services for a period of five (5) years.

UDC

KPMG

OT

$90,374,585.00

28.04.10

Bank of Jamaica

The provision of Catering Services for a period of two (2) years, 2010 - 2012.

BOJ

CHUNG'S CATERING SERVICES LIMITED

ST

$103,227,862.50

28.04.10

National Water Commission

The supply of two (2) 23 Ton Crane Trucks.

NWC

IMCA JAMAICA LIMITED

ST

US$490,896.14

28.04.10

National Water Commission

The supply of two (2) 3 Ton Crane Trucks.

NWC

JAMAICA INDUSTRIAL EQUIPMENT LIMITED

ST

US$157,368.00

Procurement Method Key: LT=Limited Tender, OT=Open Tender, ST=Selective Tender, SS=Sole Source, DC=Direct Contracting

 

+ Contract was endorsed by the NCC at its meeting of March 31, 2010.

 

*The National Contracts Commission (NCC) offered No Objection to the referenced contracts.


Contracts valued above $30,000,000.00 are subject to approval by Cabinet.

 


Contact:

Craig Beresford
Senior Director, Monitoring Operations Corporate Communication and Special Projects
Office of the Contractor-General
1st Floor, PIOJ Building
16 Oxford Road
Kingston 5

Phone:

929-6460; 968-8061 (pvt)

e-mail:

communications@ocg.gov.jm

Date:

20.05.10