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

*02.12.09

National Water Commission

The provision of Life and Personnel Accident Insurance.

 

NWC

GUARDIAN LIFE LIMITED

 

ST

$15,912,182.00

*02.12.09

National Water Commission

The provision of Group Health Insurance.

 

NWC

GUARDIAN LIFE LIMITED

 

ST

$263,296,590.50

*02.12.09

National Water Commission

The leasing of Multi-Functional Photocopiers.

 

NWC

ADVANCED INTERGRATED SYSTEMS

ST

US$233,186.40

*02.12.09

National Water Commission

The provision of Janitorial Services for NWC offices - Category A.

NWC

MINOTT SERVICES

 

LT

$14,113,501.92

*02.12.09

National Water Commission

The provision of Janitorial Services for NWC offices - Category B.

NWC

POLIGLO LIMITED

 

LT

$12,705,943.68

13.01.10

Petrojam Limited

Sole Source procurement for the provision of technical support services to catalytic reformer.

PCJ

UOP LLC

SS

US$54,714.35

13.01.10

Ministry of National Security

Sole Source procurement for the provision of training in cosmetology, barbering, photography, videography, customer service and housekeeping through the Community Security Initiative (CSI) Social Intervention Programme.

GOJ

CHILDREN FIRST

SS

$7,770,000.00

13.01.10

Ministry of Education

The construction of a four (4) classroom block at the Marcus Garvey Technical High School in the parish of St. Ann.

GOJ

MELODY HEAVY EQUIPMENT & CONSTRUCTION

ST

$12,830,433.50

13.01.10

Petrojam Limited

Sole Source procurement of computers.

PCJ

DELL CORPORATION

SS

$3,376,368.00

13.01.10

Registrar General's Department

The provision of local courier service.

RGD

BARNABYS COURIER

ST

$13,190,000.00

13.01.10

Ministry of Education

The provision of Computerized Examination Data Processing Services for the Student Assessment Unit.

GOJ

DPK INFORMATION SYSTEMS LIMITED

ST

$21,825,291.00

13.01.10

Ministry of Education

To procure and deliver commodities for the Cooked Lunch components of the School Feeding Programme

GOJ

PALM ROSE COMMODITY LIMITED

ST

$37,365,000.00

13.01.10

Ministry of Education

To procure and deliver commodities for the Cooked Lunch components of the School Feeding Programme

GOJ

PALM ROSE COMMODITY LIMITED

ST

$13,262,650.00

13.01.10

Petrojam Limited

Extension of Canteen Services Contract for six (6) months from February 1, 2010 to July 31, 2010.

PCJ

DJ CAFE RESTAURANT LTD

SS

$13,800,000.00

13.01.10

University Hospital of the West Indies

Sole Source procurement for the supply and installation of vacuum regulators and oxygen bottles.

UHWI

AREL LIMITED

SS

$5,800,725.00

13.01.10

National Water Commission

Sole Source procurement for the supply of Aluminum Sulphate.

NWC

INDUSTRIAL CHEMICAL COMPANY LIMITED

SS

$10,736,640.00

20.01.10

Human Employment and Resource Training/HEART Trust

The provision of security services.

HT/NTA

SENTRY SERVICES SECURITY COMPANY LIMITED

ST

$18,673,056.00

20.01.10

Human Employment and Resource Training/HEART Trust

The provision of Group Life and Accidental Death and Dismemberment (AD & D) Insurance for three (3) years.

HT/NTA

SAGICOR LIFE JAMAICA LIMITED

ST

$10,160,895.00

20.01.10

Housing Agency of Jamaica Limited

The rehabilitation of infrastructure works at Shaw Park Heights in the parish of St Ann.

TEF

CONSTRUCTION SOLUTIONS LTD.

ST

$13,646,400.00

20.01.10

Housing Agency of Jamaica Limited

The rehabilitation of infrastructure works at Lilliput in the parish of St James (Phase 2).

TEF

CONSTRUCTION SOLUTIONS LTD.

LT

$23,843,640.00

20.01.10

National Housing Trust

The construction of civil infrastructure for the development of housing estate at Nashville in the parish of St Mary.

NHT

NAKASH CONSTRUCTION & EQUIPMENT LTD.

ST

$40,408,155.90

20.01.10

Ministry of Finance and the Public Service

The provision of Janitorial Services.

GOJ

MINOTT JANITORIAL SERVICES LIMITED

ST

$18,777,480.00

20.01.10

Housing Agency of Jamaica Ltd

The construction of 100 Starter Units at Portmore Villas, St. Catherine - Phase 2B.

NHT

BUILD RITE CONSTRUCTION CO.LTD.

SS

$157,338,000.00

27.01.10

Ministry of National Security

Sole Source procurement for the provision of training in customer service through the Community Security Initiative (CSI) Social Intervention Programme.

GOJ

RISE LIFE MANAGEMENT

SS

$5,883,599.00

27.01.10

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

The completion of construction at the St. Agnes Basic School, Buff Bay, Portland.

CHASE

DONALDSON ENTERPRISES LIMITED

ST

$12,892,110.00

27.01.10

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

Renovation and Extension works at the Bagatelle Basic School in the parish of Clarendon.

CHASE

MELODY HEAVY EQUIPMENT & CONSTRUCTION

ST

$11,280,318.00

27.01.10

Petrojam Limited

Sole source procurement for the design and manufacture of two (2) tank heaters for Asphalt Storage Tank 202.

PCJ

BROWN FIRED HEATER DIVISION (BFH)

SS

US$265,947.00

27.01.10

Housing Agency of Jamaica Limited

Infrastructure Works at Mona, Section 1, St. Andrew.

JMB

Y.P. SEATON & ASSOCIATES COMPANY LTD

LT

$175,672,373.00

27.01.10

Jamaica National Heritage Trust

The Renovation of the New Seville Heritage Park Great House & Coach House.

TEF

BAJAD LIMITED

ST

$39,957,335.00

27.01.10

University Hospital of the West Indies

Sole Source Procurement of Audit Services for the years 2006 - 2009.

UHWI

KPMG

SS

$7,774,241.00

27.01.10

Petrojam Limited

Sole Source Procurement of Universal Gold AR AFF Foam.

PCJ

SOS RUBBER INTERNATIONAL, INC

SS

US$163,735.00

27.01.10

Housing Agency of Jamaica Limited

Sole Source Procurement of maintenance services for mortgage management software for a period of four (4) years.

HAJ

DYNAMIC INTERFACE SYSTEMS CORPORATION (DISC)

SS

US$85,004.00

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


*Contracts were endorsed by the NCC in the month of December 2009.

 

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:

18.02.10