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

03.04.13

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The implementation of stormwater drainage system at Flankers, Queens Drive  in the parish of St. James. The works involves the construction of drainage works consisting of 250m of reinforced concrete box drain ( 2m by 1.5m), sediment/debris entrapment works including gabion baskets and road reinstatement.

GOJ/IBRD

ALCAR CONSTRUCTION AND HAULAGE COMPANY LIMITED

LCB

$64,644,020.00

03.04.13

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The proposed Knollis Community Centre (Phase 2) in the parish of Clarendon. The scope of works involves the construction and asphalting of a car park, installation of lightning arrestors system, ceiling installation, construction of earth berm with plants and installation of sewage treatment (bio-digester system).

GOJ/IBRD

MARSHALL CONSTRUCTION COMPANY LIMITED

LCB

$24,178,643.00

03.04.13

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The proposed Bucknor Community Centre (Phase 2) in the parish of Clarendon. The scope of works involves the construction and asphalting of a car park, installation of lightning arrestors system, ceiling installation, installation of sewage treatment (bio-digester system), the installation of windows, doors and external electrical installation.

GOJ/IBRD

ALCAR CONSTRUCTION AND HAULAGE COMPANY LIMITED

LCB

$37,147,629.00

03.04.13

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The rehabilitation of the Contrivance Road in the parish of Manchester. The scope of works involves the rehabilitation of 2.982km of roadway (1.85miles).

CDB/ CIP/GOJ  

CHIN'S EQUIPMENT RENTAL AND CONSTRUCTION COMPANY LIMITED

LCB

$26,690,600.00

03.04.13

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The rehabilitation of the Long Coffee Road in the parish of Manchester. The scope of works involves the rehabilitation of 2.45km of roadway.

CDB/ CIP/GOJ 

CHIN'S EQUIPMENT RENTAL AND CONSTRUCTION COMPANY LIMITED

LCB

$25,179,000.00

03.04.13

Port Authority of Jamaica

Direct Contracting for the provision of Security Services at the Kingston Container Terminal (KCT).

PAJ

PORTS SECURITY CORPS LIMITED

DC

$118,980,605.00

03.04.13

Port Authority Management Services Limited

Further extension of Contract for the provision of Janitorial Services at the Half-Way-Tree Transport Centre for a period of five (5) months ending August 31, 2013.

GOJ

LAMASA LIMITED

DC

$11,395,460.00

03.04.13

Petrojam Limited

Extension of Contract for the provision of Plant Maintenance Services for a period of three (3) months (April 30, 2013 to July 2013).

PCJ

Power Gen Limited

DC

$7,500,000.00

03.04.13

North East Regional Health Authority (NERHA)

Emergency Procurement for the supply of Medical Gases for Health Facilities Islandwide, St. Ann's Bay Hospital, Port Maria Hospital, Annotto Bay Hospital and the Port Antonio Hospital for a period of six (6) months.

GOJ

INDUSTRIAL GASES LIMITED

DC*

$11,601,763.26

10.04.13

National Water Commission

Direct Contract for the rehabilitation of the Harbour View Waste Water Treatment Plant (WWTP) - Phases 2 & 3.

NWC

TANK-WELD LIMITED

DC

$560,601,316.79

10.04.13

Petrojam Limited

The servicing, inspecting and conducting maintenance of the fire water system, provision of fire watch services and support staff services for oil industry emergencies at Petrojam Limited locations.

PCJ

QUALITY PLUS CONTRACTING COMPANY LIMITED

LCB

$36,142,906.20

10.04.13

National Environment and Planning Agency (NEPA)

Direct Contracting for the supply and installation of Wave Attenuation Devices Artificial Reef System (WADS) in Old Harbour Bay, St. Catherine.

EU

UNDERWATER SERVICE COMPANY LIMITED

DC

$15,572,000.00

10.04.13

Norman Manley International Airport

Direct Contracting for the supply of new Chill Water Air Handler Units for the Departure Lounge Terminal Building at the Norman Manley International Airport.

GOJ

CAC 2000 LIMITED

DC

US$286,514.35

10.04.13

National Water Commission

The construction of reinforced concrete intake, chlorine house and approximately 2km of 200mm pvc pipeline for the Mason River, Kellits and Sandy River Water Supply in the parish of Clarendon.

NWC/

Scotia

ALCAR CONSTRUCTION & HAULAGE COMPANY LIMITED

LCB

$21,367,961.45

10.04.13

Ministry of Finance and Planning

Extension of Contract for the provision of Management and Operational Services for Government Employees Transportation Project for a period of five (5) months.

GOJ

BLOOMFIELD JAMAICA LIMITED

DC

$23,593,036.00

17.04.13

Western Regional Health Authority (WRHA)

The procurement of General Laboratory Supplies (Venipuncture Devices) for the Western Regional Health Authority (WRHA).

GOJ

INDUSTRIAL & TECHNICAL SUPPLIES LIMITED

LCB

$15,539,992.37

17.04.13

Ministry of Health

Emergency Procurement of Blood Bags for the National Blood Transfusion Services.

GOJ

VITALMED DISTRIBUTORS LIMITED

DC*

$8,956,290.60

17.04.13

Ministry of Health

Emergency Procurement of Reagents for the National Blood Transfusion Services.

GOJ

ABBOTT LABORATORIES P.R. INC.

DC*  

$21,422,211.37

17.04.13

South East Regional Health Authority

The leasing of Laboratory Analyzing Machines and the purchasing of Reagents for the Spanish Town and Linstead Hospitals in the parish of St. Catherine for a period of three (3) years.

GOJ

LASCO DISTRIBUTORS LIMITED

LCB

US$1,135,610.08

17.04.13

Housing Agency of Jamaica Ltd

Integrated Infrastructure Works at Mona Hills in the parish of St. Andrew. The works involves the construction of roadways, water distribution system, drainage works, sewerage system and electrical pole distribution.

NCB

CONSTRUCTION SOLUTIONS LIMITED.

LCB

$194,975,780.00

17.04.13

The Electoral Office of Jamaica

The supply and installation 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

LIME

LCB

US$175,482.37

23.04.13

Development Bank of Jamaica (DBJ)

Direct Contracting for the procurement of a 100 ton Air Conditioning Chiller Unit for building located at 21 Dominica Drive, Kingston 5.

DBJ

CAC 2000 LIMITED

DC

$11,867,599.55

24.04.13

Jamaica Customs Department

Direct Contracting for the procurement of 500 boxes of Custom Release Forms.

GOJ

DE LA RUE INTERNATIONAL LIMITED

DC

$7,300,000.00

24.04.13

Ministry of Education

Direct Contracting for Consultant to implement the Evaluation of the Career Advancement Programme (CAP) and the National Youth Service (NYS) Non-Residential Programme under the Ministry of Education's Youth Development Programme.

IADB

UNIVERSITY OF THE WEST INDIES - SOCIAL WELFARE CENTRE

DC

$21,553,883.95

24.04.13

Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries

The supply of Agricultural Chemicals and Pesticides for the Irish Potato Programme.

GOJ

HARDWARE & LUMBER/AGRO GRACE LIMITED

LCB

$26,985,660.00

24.04.13

South East Regional Health Authority (SERHA)

The provision of Cleaning and Portering Services at the Bustamante Hospital for Children for a period of three (3) years.

GOJ

JAC-DEN ENTERPRISE COMPANY LIMITED

LT

$135,530,496.00

24.04.13

Port Authority of Jamaica

Emergency Procurement of Support Services for the maintenance of Mobile Equipments at the Kingston Container Terminal Services Limited (KCTSL) for a period of  ninety (90) days - February 12, 2013 to May 12, 2013.

PAJ

CARGOTEC SERVICES

DC*

US$538,527.21

24.04.13

Wigton Windfarm Limited (WWFL)

Emergency Procurement for the undertaking of repairs to the Yaw Ring System of the Wind Turbines operated by Wigton Windfarm Limited.

GOJ

DMP

DC*

$12,102,552.55

24.04.13

Wigton Windfarm Limited (WWFL)

Emergency Procurement for the provision of Crane Services to effect repairs to the Yaw Ring System of the Wind Turbines operated by Wigton WindFarm Limited (WWFL).

GOJ

ZOUKIE TRUCKING SERVICES LIMITED

DC*  

$8,419,890.93

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.


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



Contact:

Sashein Wright
Special Projects Assistant to the Contractor General, Communications Officer and Special Investigator.
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:

24.06.13