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 January 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)

11.01.12

Ministry of National Security – Citizen Security and Justice Programme

The renovation and extension of the Alwyn Ashley Multipurpose Centre in the parish of St. Andrew. The works include the construction of a two (2) storey building.

IADB

ALFRASURE STRUCTURES & ROOFING LIMITED

ST

$30,051,273.54

11.01.12

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The rehabilitation of 392m of roadway, remedial works to drains and sidewalk associated with the streets at Passmore Town in parish of St. Andrew. - Package 1

GOJ /IBRD

ALCAR CONSTRUCTION & HAULAGE CO. LTD.

ST

$12,338,500.00

11.01.12

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The rehabilitation of 375m of roadway, remedial works to drains and sidewalk associated with the streets at Passmore Town in parish of St. Andrew. - Package 2

GOJ /IBRD

ALCAR CONSTRUCTION & HAULAGE CO. LTD.

ST

$15,897,333.00

11.01.12

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The rehabilitation of 727m of roadway, remedial works to drains and sidewalk associated with the streets at Passmore Town in parish of St. Andrew. - Package 3

GOJ /IBRD

ALCAR CONSTRUCTION & HAULAGE CO. LTD.

ST

$15,071,200.00

11.01.12

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The rehabilitation of 727m of roadway, remedial works to drains and sidewalk associated with the streets at Passmore Town in parish of St. Andrew. - Package 5

IBRD

ALCAR CONSTRUCTION & HAULAGE CO. LTD.

ST

$15,583,200.00

11.01.12

Ministry of Finance and Planning

Variation (Addition):
The provision of Security Services at the Ministry of Finance and Public Services Head Office, 30 National Heroes Circle, Kingston 4.

GOJ

KING ALARM SYSTEMS LIMITED

ST

$20,593,770.00

11.01.12

Ministry of Education

The procurement of Software to support the Inspection of Schools for the National Education Inspectorate.

WB

CACI LIMITED

ST

US$989,244.00

11.01.12

University of Technology, Jamaica

The proposed expansion of the Student Athletes Dormitory (Track House) at the University of Technology, Jamaica, Old Hope Road Campus.

GOJ

SHARECON CONSTRUCTION

ST

$80,646,366.00

11.01.12

Petrojam Limited

Emergency Procurement for the supply of a replacement Water Pump for the ME1130 Foam Proportioning Truck at Petrojam Limited's Refinery.

PCJ

SOS SAFETY INTERNATIONAL

DC*

US$67,976.00

11.01.12

Fiscal Services Limited

The procurement of Wide Area and Local Network Devices for Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ).

GOJ

SYNCON TECHNOLOGIES LIMITED

ST

US$242,219.31

11.01.12

Western Regional Health Authority

Emergency Procurement to effect repairs to a Boiler at the Cornwall Regional Hospital.

GOJ

EL-MECH ENGINEERS LIMITED

DC*

$3,552,884.00

18.01.12

Ministry of National Security

Renewal of Contract for the maintenance of the Jamaica Constabulary Force's (JCF) Automatic Palm & Fingerprint Identification System. (APFIS)

GOJ

SAGEM SECURITE/AFIS PANAMA

DC

US$808,632.00

18.01.12

Office of the Cabinet

Direct Contracting for the Development and Delivery of a Government of Jamaica Monitoring and Evaluation Training Programme to support the Government's Performance Monitoring and Evaluation System (PMES).

GOJ

MANAGEMENT INSTITUTE FOR NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT (MIND)

DC

$7,227,248.00

18.01.12

Ministry of Health

Direct Contracting for the supply of Restraints.

GOJ

PINEL MEDICAL INC.

DC

Can$23,700.00

18.01.12

St. Ann Parish Council

Direct Contracting for the conducting of repairs to Building C at the Browns Town Market in the parish St. Ann.

GOJ

TANK WELD LIMITED

DC**

$5,560,000.00

18.01.12

Ministry of Education

The provision of Professional Services (Post Contract Administration) for the construction of the Steer Town High School.

GOJ

APEC CONSULTANTS LIMITED

DC

$10,834,281.00

18.01.12

Ministry of Education

Consultancy Services for the Evaluation of the National Curriculum Policy and defined Curriculum Strategies.

GOJ

UWI CONSULTING

ST

$10,854,420.00

18.01.12

Ministry of Education

The provision of Security Services for the Ministry of Education's three (3) main campuses at Heroes Circle, Caenwood Centre and fifty-six (56) Duke Street.

GOJ

QUEST SECURITY SERVICES LIMITED

ST

$73,124,160.00

18.01.12

Port Authority of Jamaica

Direct Contracting for the provision of Instructors, Manuals and all necessary materials to conduct VACIS Mobile and Training for a period of two(2) weeks.

PAJ

SCIENCE APPLICATION INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION (SAIC)

DC

US$75,600.00

25.01.12

Jamaica Vacations Limited

Seat Support

GOJ

CONDOR

***

US$140,000.00

25.01.12

Jamaica Vacations Limited

Seat Support

GOJ

SUNWING

***

US$220,000.00

25.01.12

Jamaica Vacations Limited

Seat Support

GOJ

WESTJET

***

US$234,000.00

25.01.12

Jamaica Vacations Limited

Seat Support

GOJ

TRANSAT

***

US$225,000.00

25.01.12

Ministry of Justice – Court Management Services

The provision of internal construction works at the Towers, 25 Dominica Drive, Kingston, Jamaica.

GOJ

LEWINS HARDWARE LIMITED

OT

$14,800,000.00

25.01.12

National Solid Waste Management Authority (NSWMA)

The leasing of Heavy Equipment (966 Front-End Loader) to operate at the Martin's Hill Disposal Site.

GOJ

BIERSAY EQUIPMENT

LT

$15,784,800.00

25.01.12

Southern Regional Health Authority

The provision of Security Services at the Mandeville Regional Hospital.

GOJ

GUARDSMAN LIMITED

ST

$69,255,000.00

25.01.12

Western Regional Health Authority

The supply of Haematology Reagents and Analyzers at the Western Regional Hospitals (Cornwall Regional, Falmouth, Savanna-La-Mar and Noel Holmes Hospitals).

GOJ

LASCO LIMITED/ROCHE DIAGNOSTIC

ST

$56,036,440.02

25.01.12

Petrojam Limited

Direct Contracting for the replacement of a Naphtha Hydrotreator Catalyst.

PCJ

ALBEMARLE CORPORATION

DC

US$130,169.55

25.01.12

University Hospital of the West Indies

The provision of Janitorial and Portering Services at the University Hospital of the West Indies (UHWI), Mona, Kingston 7.

GOJ

MILESTONE ENVIRONMENTAL LIMITED

ST

$322,926,156.52

Procurement Method Key: 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.

 

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


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:

23.03.12