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The following contract award recommendations have been endorsed and/or approved by the National Contracts Commission (NCC) during December 2011, 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)

+16.11.11

Ministry of Health

Infrastructure and Roof Repairs at the Rocky Point Health Centre, Rocky Point, in the parish of Clarendon.

NHF

CHIN'S EQUIPMENT RENTALS AND CONSTRUCTION CO. LTD

ST

US$263,732.82

07.12.11

University Hospital of the West Indies

Extension of contract for the provision of Janitorial and Portering Services at the University Hospital of the West Indies (UHWI).

GOJ

MILESTONE ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES LIMITED

DC

$115,505,893.44

07.12.11

University Hospital of the West Indies

Extension of contract for the provision of Laundry Services at the University Hospital of the West Indies (UHWI).

GOJ

SUPREME LAUNDRY SERVICES

DC

$40,320,000.00

07.12.11

Ministry of Health

Direct Contracting for the procurement of Canteen Concessionaire for a period of one (1) year for the St. Joseph's Hospital.

GOJ

DIET CENTRE JAMAICA LIMITED

DC

$12,500,000.00

07.12.11

Wigton Windfarm Limited

The provision of General Insurance Services.

GOJ

FRASER FONTAINE & KONG

ST

$41,838,402.00

07.12.11

National Housing Trust

Emergency Procurement for the installation of 5.8km of Ductile Iron Pipeline Materials and Appurtenances for the Longville Park Phase 3, Off-Site Water Supply.

NHT

BACCHUS ENGINEERING WORKS LIMITED

DC*

$80,853,850.00

07.12.11

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The upgrading and reinstatement of Infrastructure services (water supply, fire hydrants, storm water drainage and road works) at Andrews Lane, Central Village in the Parish of St. Catherine.

GOJ/ IADB

DWIGHT'S CONSTRUCTION LTD.

ST

$32,670,664.00

07.12.11

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The construction of U Drains and the rehabilitation of roads at Flankers in the parish of St. James.

GOJ/ IADB

CONTRAXX ENTERPRISE LIMITED

ST

$57,424,600.00

07.12.11

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The laying of water supply pipes and raw sewage pipes for the Fruitful Vale Water Supply in the parish of Portland.

CDB/BNTF/GOJ

BACCHUS ENGINEERING WORKS LIMITED

ST

$41,938,500.00

07.12.11

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The construction of a four (4) classroom blockss, sick bay, kitchen, sanitation block and the renovation of the existing building to include the expansion of the infant department at the Mocho Primary & Infant School in parish of Clarendon.

CDB/CIP/ GOJ

SURREY PAVING & AGGREGATE CO. LTD

ST

$38,043,955.00

07.12.11

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The upgrading and reinstatement of Infrastructure services (water supply, fire hydrants, storm water drainage and road works) at Whitfield Town in the Parish of St. Andrew. - (Zone B - Package 2).

GOJ/ IADB

ALCAR CONSTRUCTION COMPANY LIMITED

ST

$11,250,560.00

07.12.11

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The upgrading and reinstatement of Infrastructure services (water supply, fire hydrants, storm water drainage and road works) at Whitfield Town in the Parish of St. Andrew. - (Zone D - Package 6).

GOJ/ IADB

ALCAR CONSTRUCTION COMPANY LIMITED

ST

$30,098,060.00

07.12.11

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The upgrading and reinstatement of Infrastructure services (water supply, fire hydrants, storm water drainage and road works) at Whitfield Town in the Parish of St. Andrew. - (Zone D - Package 7).

GOJ/ IADB

ALCAR CONSTRUCTION & HAULAGE CO. LTD.

ST

$24,163,700.00

07.12.11

Ministry of Health

Direct Contracting for the supply of Medical Gases for a period of one (1) year to the South East Regional Health Authority (SERHA).

GOJ

INDUSTRIAL GASES LIMITED

DC

$350,000,000.00

07.12.11

Culture, Health, Arts, Sports and Education (C.H.A.S.E.)

The demolition of the existing dilapidated building and reconstruction of the Rocky Point Community Cultural Centre (Phase 1) at Rocky Point in the parish of Clarendon.

CHASE

SHARE CON LIMITED

ST

$36,482,270.00

07.12.11

Ministry of Finance and Planning

The construction of Containerized Office and Storage Facility at the Ministry of Finance premises, 30 National Heroes Circle, Kingston 4.

GOJ

TROPICAL METAL PRODUCTS LIMITED

LT

$14,627,556.24

07.12.11

Jamaica Civil Aviation Authority

Variation (Addition):
Sole Source Procurement for the design, construction and equipping of the control towers at the Norman Manley and Sangster International Airports.

GOJ

INTELCAN TECHNO SYSTEMS INC.

SS

Can$923,899.00

14.12.11

Petrojam Limited

Direct Contracting for the provision of weekly maintenance service of the Ambient Air Monitoring Station located at Petrojam Refinery Limited.

PCJ

AIR QUALITY CONSULTANTS

DC

$3,505,058.00

14.12.11

Micro Investment Development Agency (MIDA)

Direct Contracting for the procurement of an Enterprise Solution for the Financial and Human Resource Management Information System at the Forestry Department.

GOJ

CER CONSULTANTS LIMITED

DC

$11,359,542.50

14.12.11

Ministry of Education

The provision of Basic Meals for First Level Learners at the HEART Trust/NTA, Junction Vocational Training Centre, Junction, in the parish of St. Elizabeth.

HT/NTA

SOUTHCO LIMITED

ST

$25,354,892.65

14.12.11

Human Employment and Resource Training/ HEART Trust NTA

Direct Contracting for the renewal of Software annual support and maintenance agreement for a period of one (1) year, November 1, 2011 - October 31, 2012.

HT/NTA

MICROSOFT BUSINESS SOUTIONS

DC

US$38,387.50

14.12.11

Port Authority of Jamaica

The repair of Paver Block Pavement at Gordon Cay, Kingston Container Terminal - Phase 3.

PAJ

PAVEMENTS & STRUCTURES LTD.

ST

$14,523,950.00

14.12.11

Nutrition Products Ltd.

Direct Contracting for procurement of Ipro Crème Powder.

GOJ

PALM ROSE COMMODITY LIMITED

DC

$73,626,000.00

14.12.11

Petrojam Limited

The repairing of the Asphalt Storage Tank No. 200 at the Petrojam Refinery, Marcus Garvey Drive, Kingston.

PCJ

TARSCO INC.

ST

US$1,260,727.31

14.12.11

Petrojam Limited

Direct Contracting for the procurement of twenty-five (25) Notebooks and forty (40) Desktop Systems.

PCJ

DELL CORPORATION

DC

US$65,000.00

14.12.11

Petrojam Limited

The removal of debris from the seafloor of Petrojam Limited's main dock.

PCJ

TITAN MARITIME, LLC

LT

US$1,450,000.00

14.12.11

Department of Correctional Services

Emergency Procurement to supply, install and commission a 110 KVA Diesel Power Standby Generator Plant.

GOJ

BRIGHTON ENGINEERS LTD.

DC*

$8,300,000.00

14.12.11

Ministry of Education

The construction of a Cafeteria and Student Services Building at the Montego Bay Community College (MBCC).

GOJ

CHIN'S CONSTRUCTION LTD.

ST

$66,393,403.00

14.12.11

Jamaica Defence Force

The procurement of an Internet Protocol (IP) Private Branch Exchange (PBX) for the Jamaica Defence Force.

GOJ

IBM WORLD TRADE CORPORATION

ST

$80,326,262.61

14.12.11

Petrojam Limited

Direct Contracting for the procurement of a new Furnace Crossover Ductwork for Petrojam Limited's F-3/4 Furnace.

PCJ

FOSTER WHEELER USA CORPORATION

DC

US$85,313.00

14.12.11

Ministry of Health

Direct Contracting to supply, install and commission a Reverse Osmosis System and its accessories at the Kingston Public Hospital (KPH).

GOJ

W.E.T. JAMAICA LIMITED

DC**

US$27,835.98

14.12.11

Petrojam Limited

The supply of Piping Materials for Petrojam Limited's No. 1 & 2 Tanks.

PCJ

TSC SUPPLY COMPANY

ST

US$335,965.49

21.12.11

Bank of Jamaica

Direct Contracting for the upgrading of the Bank of Jamaica's Cross-Border Payment Software.

GOJ

SOCIETY FOR WORLDWIDE INTERBANK FINANCIAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS (SWIFT)

DC

US$63,010.00

21.12.11

Port Authority of Jamaica

Direct Contracting for the provision of Security Services at the Falmouth Cruise Pier for a period of one (1) year (January 1, 2012 - December 31, 2012).

PAJ

PORTS SECURITY CORPS LIMITED

DC

$21,380,004.00

21.12.11

Ministry of Education

Consultant to conduct a revision of the Grade Six (6) Achievement Test (GSAT).

GOJ IADB

PEARSON EDUCATION, UNIVERSITY OF WOLVERHAMPTON, CIDT AND DPK INFORMATION SYSTEM LIMITED

ST

US$120,300.00

21.12.11

Norman Manley International Airport

The East Airfield Development (Phase 1). The works include the construction of box culvert, open earth drains and an aircraft turning bay.

NMIA

PAVEMENTS & STRUCTURES LTD.

ST

$55,986,850.08

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

+Contract was endorsed by the National Contracts Commission (NCC) in the month of November 2011.

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

 


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

Phone:

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

e-mail:

communications@ocg.gov.jm

Date:

23.02.12