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 August 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)

+21.07.10

National Housing Trust

The provision of Architectural and Engineering Services for the Design and Construction Monitoring of Renovation Works at 45 East Queen Street and 79A East Street Kingston.

 

NHT

APEC CONSULTANTS LIMITED

ST

$12,593,640.00

+28.07.10

National Housing Trust

Architectural and Engineering Services for the Design and Construction Monitoring of approximately one hundred and ninety-eight (198) housing units and the associated infrastructure works at the Ruthven Road Housing Development.

 

NHT

A.G. LOWE ARCHITECT

ST

80,814,400.00

04.08.10

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The rehabilitation of the Windward Road Primary and Junior High School in the parish of Kingston.

EU

ALCAR CONSTRUCTION & HAULAGE CO. LTD.

ST

$15,671,259.50

04.08.10

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The construction of a four (4) classroom block at the Effortvile Basic School in the parish of Clarendon.

EU

MARSHALL CONSTRUCTION COMPANY LIMITED

ST

$26,597,220.00

04.08.10

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The construction of four (4) standard classroom blocks at the Constant Spring Primary and Junior High School in the parish of St. Andrew.

EU

MARSHALL CONSTRUCTION COMPANY LIMITED

ST

$28,053,638.00

04.08.10

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The construction of a four (4) classroom block at the Newlands Basic School in the parish of St. Catherine.

EU

MARSHALL CONSTRUCTION COMPANY LIMITED

ST

$30,393,850.00

04.08.10

National Water Commission

The installation of twenty-three (23) Electromagnetic Flow-meters for the Kingston Water and Sanitation Project.

IADB

HDB CONSTRUCTION LIMITED

OT

$13,114,985.97

04.08.10

National Water Commission

The rehabilitation/upgrading of the Distribution Network of the Christiana/Spaldings Water Supply Scheme (Package A).

NWC

BAJAD LIMITED

ST

$13,914,134.00

04.08.10

Ministry of Energy and Mining

Consultancy Services for the provision a package of energy efficiency opportunities in the Public Sector to facilitate investment.

IADB

PA GOVERNMENT SERVICES INC.

OT

US$281,335.00

04.08.10

National Water Commission

The rehabilitation/upgrading of the Distribution Network of the Christiana/Spaldings Water Supply Scheme (Package B).

NWC

BAJAD LIMITED

ST

$20,068,030.00

04.08.10

Petrojam Limited

EMERGENCY procurement for the supply of six (6) replacement Pressure Vessels/Drums for Petrojam Limited's Refinery Shutdown.

PCJ

H.C. VIDAL LIMITED (CANADA)

***DC

US$172,000.00

04.08.10

Petrojam Limited

The haulage of Petroleum Products to Petrojam Limited's customers throughout the island of Jamaica for a period of two (2) years.

PCJ

BILBAY LIMITED

ST

The fixed delivery rates per zone are as follows; Round Town - J$0.43/litre, Central -J$1.06/litre and Western -J$1.79/litre.

04.08.10

Petrojam Limited

The haulage of Petroleum Products to Petrojam Limited's customers throughout the island of Jamaica for a period of two (2) years.

PCJ

ALREM SERVICES LIMITED

ST

The fixed delivery rates per zone are as follows; Round Town - J$0.43/litre, Central -J$1.06/litre and Western - J$1.79/litre.

04.08.10

Petrojam Limited

The haulage of Petroleum Products to Petrojam Limited's customers throughout the island of Jamaica for a period of two (2) years.

PCJ

NICK'S HAULAGE CONTRACTORS LIMITED

ST

The fixed delivery rates per zone are as follows; Round Town - J$0.43/litre, Central -J$1.06/litre and Western -J$1.79/litre.

04.08.10

Petrojam Limited

The haulage of Petroleum Products to Petrojam Limited's customers throughout the island of Jamaica for a period of two (2) years.

PCJ

SAL'S TRUCKING LIMITED

ST

The fixed delivery rates per zone are as follows; Round Town - J$0.43/litre, Central -J$1.06/litre and Western -J$1.79/litre.

04.08.10

Petrojam Limited

The haulage of Petroleum Products to Petrojam Limited's customers throughout the island of Jamaica for a period of two (2) years.

PCJ

OLANDO DENHAM TRANSPORT CO. LTD

ST

The fixed delivery rates per zone are as follows; Round Town - J$0.43/litre, Central -J$1.06/litre and Western -J$1.79/litre.

11.08.10

Housing Agency of Jamaica Ltd

Consultancy Services to prepare and obtain pre-checked Subdivision Plans for Luana Gardens Phase 4 in the parish of St. Elizabeth.

HAJ

DUEL THAMES

LT

$15,640,500.00

11.08.10

National Works Agency

The supply of 300mm L.E.D. Traffic Signal Lamp Modules.

GOJ

MACHINERY AND SERVICE LIMITED

ST

$14,029,500.00

11.08.10

Jamaica Vacations Limited

Co-Sponsorship - (Airlift) Revenue Guarantee.

GOJ

US AIRWAYS

**

US$1,000,000.00

11.08.10

Jamaica Vacations Limited

Co-Sponsorship - (Airlift) Seat Support.

GOJ

WESTJET

**

Can$200,000.00

11.08.10

National Housing Trust

Variation (Addition):
Consultancy services to monitoring construction at Twickenham Park Housing Development.

NHT

HYTECH ASSOC. LTD.

SS

$5,115,042.15

18.08.10

National Housing Trust

The construction of the Trench Town Commercial Centre.

NHT

O.K. DAMANI CONSTRUCTION

ST

$56,286,123.04

18.08.10

Department of Local Government

Direct Contracting for the construction of a new Residential Ward at the Hanover Infirmary.

GOJ

FREE FOAM FACTORY LIMITED

*DC

$27,160,356.79

18.08.10

Norman Manley International Airport

Sole Source Procurement for the extension of the covered walkway at the Arrival Forecourt of Norman International Airport.

NMIA

PALGAG CARIBBEAN LIMITED

SS

US$320,000.00

18.08.10

National Housing Trust

The construction of the Trench Town Basic School.

NHT

O.K. DAMANI CONSTRUCTION

ST

$20,640,634.27

25.08.10

Petrojam Limited

The provision of Corroded Piping Replacement Part 1 or the Petrojam Limited's Kingston Refinery.

PCJ

TANKWELD LTD.

ST

$15,289,844.00

25.08.10

Petrojam Limited

The provision of Corroded Piping Replacement Part 11 for the Petrojam Limited's Kingston Refinery.

PCJ

SUPREME MECHANICAL COMPANY LIMITED

ST

$17,817,507.28

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

 

+ Contracts were endorsed by the National Contracts Commission (NCC) in the month of July 2010.

 

*The NCC offered No Objection to the referenced contract.

 

**The NCC noted the award of the referenced contracts which falls under the heading of Exclusions in accordance with the 2008 edition of the Handbook of Public Sector Procurement Procedures, Section No. S-1000, Subsection 1V.

 

*** The NCC noted the use of the Emergency Procurement Procedure by Petrojam Limited for the award of the referenced contract.

 

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:

Direct: 876-926-0034; Mobile: 876-564-1806

e-mail:

communications@ocg.gov.jm

Date:

24.09.10