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 2012, 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)

08.08.12

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The rehabilitation of the China Street Road in the parish of St. Catherine. The works involves the rehabilitation of 2km of roadway, cross drains, “U” and “V” drains and rubble walls.

CDB /   CIP /   GOJ

DWIGHT'S CONSTRUCTION COMPANY LIMITED

LT

$25,145,650.00

08.08.12

Petrojam Limited

Extension of Contract for the provision of labour to perform Bunkering Services for a period of four (4) months, August 1, 2012 - December 1, 2012.

PCJ

QUALITY PLUS CONTRACTING COMPANY LIMITED

DC

$6,400,000.00

08.08.12

Bank of Jamaica

The renewal of  a Full Service and Maintenance Contract for two (2) Bank Processing System (BPS) 3000 Banknote Sorting Machines and associated equipment for a period of three (3) years.

GOJ

GIESECKE & DEVIENT DE MEXICO

DC

US$1,420,305.17

08.08.12

Port Authority of Jamaica

Direct Contracting for the provision of maintenance services of five (5) mobile and seven (7) pallet Vacis Equipments at Kingston Wharves, Kingston Container Terminal, Adolph Levy & Universal Bonded Warehouses in Kingston and the Port of Montego Bay for a period of three (3) years.

PAJ

SCIENCE APPLICATION INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION (SAIC)

DC

US$3,960,000.00

08.08.12

Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries

Infrastructure Works at Strokes Hall (Golden Grove) in the parish of St. Thomas. The works includes earthworks, water supply, sewage system and storm water drainage.

GOJ

ALCAR CONSTRUCTION & HAULAGE COMPANY LIMITED

LT

$158,384,792.00

08.08.12

Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries

Infrastructure Works at Steelfield, Spicey Hill in the parish of Trelawny. The works involves the construction of roads, sewage and water supply.

GOJ

D.R. FOOTE CONSTRUCTION COMPANY LIMITED

ST

$59,996,365.00

08.08.12

National Environment and Planning Agency (NEPA)

Direct Contracting for the supplying of Shorelock Technology for the restoration of 500 meters of beach in Negril in the parish of Westmoreland and 250 meters of beach in Font Hill in the parish of St. Elizabeth.

GOJ

HYDROS COASTAL SOLUTIONS INC.

DC

US$132,000.00

15.08.12

Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries

Infrastructure Works at Shrewbury in the parish of Westmoreland. The works involves the construction of roadways, sewage system and water supply.

GOJ

D.R. FOOTE CONSTRUCTION COMPANY LIMITED

ST

$70,014,350.00

15.08.12

Post and Telecommunications Department

The provision of Static Security Guard Services at the Post and Telecommunications Head Office and selected Post Offices islandwide for a period of three (3) years.

GOJ

GUARDSMAN LIMITED

ST

$181,286,361.36

15.08.12

Ministry of Health

Direct Contracting for the procurement of Patient Monitors.

GOJ

MEDICAL LINK LIMITED

DC

$38,732,200.00

15.08.12

Ministry of Health

Infrastructure Modification at the Portland Health Department, Port Antonio in the parish of Portland for the National HIV/STI Programme.

GOJ/ IBRD

MELODY HEAVY EQUIPMENT & CONSTRUCTION

ST

$19,984,980.00

15.08.12

Ministry of Health

Direct Contracting for the procurement of Male Latex Condoms for islandwide distribution through public clinics and hospitals for the National HIV/STI Programme.

GOJ    /GLOBAL FUND

SURETEX LIMITED

DC

US$149,600.00

15.08.12

Ministry of Health

Direct Contracting for the procurement of Reagents and Supplies for the National Laboratory Services, Clinical Chemistry Department at 21 Slipe Road in the parish of Kingston.

GOJ

ABBOTT LABORATORIES P.R. INC.

DC

$38,144,414.50

15.08.12

Passport, Immigration & Citizenship Agency (PICA)

The renewal of Maintenance Agreement for Jamaica Border Management System. The work includes islandwide maintenance and support of existing hardware and software, supply of spare parts and technical expertise.

GOJ

3M JAMAICA

DC

US$207,000.00

22.08.12

Ministry of Youth and Culture

Consultant to develop policy instruments to support the youth sector under the Sector Management component of the Youth Development Programme (YDP).

IADB

UWI CONSULTING INC.

OT

$18,016,900.00

22.08.12

Port Authority of Jamaica

Consultant to provide Logistic Study of the Kingston Container Terminal (KCT).

PAJ

AECOM

DC

US$157,000.00

22.08.12

Agro-Investment Corporation

Direct Contracting for the implementation of the final phase of Jamaica's Animal Identification and Traceability (AIT) Project.

GOJ/ IADB

ADT PROJECKT GMBH

DC**

€133,929.00

22.08.12

Ministry of National Security

Direct Contracting for the procurement of sensitive items.

GOJ

****

DC******

US$892,990.00

22.08.12

Accountant General’s Department

Direct Contracting for the replacement of two (2) 30 Ton Chiller Units at the Accountant General's Department (AGD).

GOJ

CAC 2000 LIMITED

DC**

$9,747,082.06

22.08.12

Port Authority of Jamaica

Direct Contracting to procure five (5) Festoon Systems for the Ship-to-Shore (STS) Gantry Cranes at the Kingston Container Terminal (KCT).

PAJ

CONDUCTIX WAMPFLER

DC

US$165,034.86

29.08.12

University of Technology, Jamaica

The proposed modification and renovation of the Government Chemist Building.

GOJ

Y.P. SEATON & ASSOCIATES COMPANY LIMITED

ST

$20,621,914.00

29.08.12

Ministry of Education

The provision of Educational Materials.

GOJ

ENIATH'S PRINTING COMPANY LIMITED

ST

$20,056,020.00

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

 

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

****The procurement of Sensitive Items. Name of Contractor withheld.

******The NCC Noted the award of the referenced contract.

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:

18.12.12