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The following contract award recommendations have been endorsed and/or approved by the National Contracts Commission (NCC) during January 2013, 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)

09.01.13

Ministry of National Security

Direct Contracting for the procurement of ten (10) Mid-Size SUV's for the Jamaica Defence Force (JDF).

GOJ

TOYOTA JAMAICA LIMITED

DC

$35,500,000.00

09.01.13

Ministry of National Security

Direct Contracting for the procurement of ten (10) Full-Size SUV's for the Jamaica Defence Force (JDF).

GOJ

TOYOTA JAMAICA LIMITED

DC

$39,500,000.00

09.01.13

Ministry of National Security

Direct Contracting for the procurement of eight (8) Twin Cab Pick-ups for the Jamaica Defence Force (JDF).

GOJ

TOYOTA JAMAICA LIMITED

DC

$20,800,000.00

09.01.13

Western Regional Health Authority

The supply of Medical Gas to the Western Regional Health Hospital for a period of three (3) years.

GOJ

INDUSTRIAL GASES LIMITED (IGL)

LCB

$139,820,479.95

09.01.13

National Housing Trust

The provision of Remittance Services to facilitate the payment of the National Housing Trust (NHT) Contribution Refunds for a period of two (2) years.

NHT

JN MONEY SERVICES LIMITED (JNMS)

LT

$22,216,480.00

09.01.13

National Housing Trust

The provision of Remittance Services to facilitate the payment of the National Housing Trust (NHT) Contribution Refunds for a period of two (2) years.

NHT

VMBS MONEY TRANSFER SERVICES LIMITED

LT

$22,216,480.00

09.01.13

National Housing Trust

The provision of External Auditing Services to the National Housing Trust (NHT) for a period of three (3) years.

NHT

DELOITTE & TOUCHE

LCB

$31,903,292.00

09.01.13

Ministry of Education

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

GOJ

DPK INFORMATION SYSTEMS LIMITED

ST

$15,607,273.00

09.01.13

North East Regional Health Authority

Emergency procurement for the supply, installation and commissioning of two (2) 15 ton Central Air-conditioning units for the Accident and Emergency (A & E) ward at the St. Ann's Bay al Hospital.

GOJ

GEDDES REFRIGERATION LIMITED

DC*

US$93,660.31

09.01.13

North East Regional Health Authority

Emergency procurement to effect repairs to the Port Maria Hospital in the parish of St. Mary due to the passage of Hurricane Sandy.

GOJ

ALFRASURE STRUCTURES AND ROOFING LIMITED

DC*

$9,279,280.00

09.01.13

North East Regional Health Authority

Emergency procurement to effect repairs to the Port Antonio Hospital in the parish of Portland due to the passage of Hurricane Sandy.

GOJ

ALFRASURE STRUCTURES AND ROOFING LIMITED

DC*

$9,573,540.00

16.01.13

South East Regional Health Authority

The provision of Security Services at the Bellevue Hospital for a period of three (3) years.

GOJ

MODERN INVESTIGATION AND SECURITY COMPANY LIMITED

OT

$84,091,500.00

16.01.13

Jamaica Civil Aviation Authority

Direct Contracting for the upgrading of the Mount Denham Radar System located at Pike in the parish of Manchester.

GOJ

RAYTHEON CANADA LIMITED

DC

Can$1,049,762.00

16.01.13

Jamaica Customs Department

The provision of Armoured Courier Services to the Jamaica Customs Department's twelve (12) locations for a period of three (3) years.

GOJ

GUARDSMAN ARMOURED LIMITED

LCB

$55,304,623.98

16.01.13

Post and Telecommunications Department

The upgrading of the Post and Telecommunications Department (PTD) Central Sorting Office (CSO) Local Area Network (LAN).

GOJ

FUJITSU CARIBBEAN (JAMAICA) LIMITED

LCB

$20,605,987.36

16.01.13

Housing Agency of Jamaica Ltd

The provision of rehabilitation works at Norwich in the parish of Portland. The works involves general site clearance, rehabilitation of pumping station, testing and chlorination of water mains, excavation and earth works, installation of water force main and road reinstatement.

GOJ

Y.P. SEATON & ASSOCIATES LIMITED

LCB

$24,732,796.50

16.01.13

Housing Agency of Jamaica Ltd

The construction of 173 Studio Units with associated site works at Whitehall Phase 111 in the parish of Westmoreland.

NHT

SHARE CON LIMITED

LCB

$390,094,037.00

23.01.13

Ministry of Education

Direct Contracting for the procurement and distribution of Grades 4-6 Language Arts Textbooks for the period 2013/2014.

GOJ

DATAZONE COMPANY LIMITED

DC**

US$468,810.00

23.01.13

Ministry of Water, Land, Environment and Climate Change Meteorological Services

Direct Contracting for the supply of radar equipment.

GOJ

ENTERPRISE ELECTRONICS CORPORATION

DC

US$95,387.00

23.01.13

Ministry of Education

Direct Contracting for the procurement and distribution island wide of one hundred and sixteen thousand five hundred (116,500) Primary School Mathematics Workbooks for Grades 1-3 for the period 2013/2014.

GOJ

PEARSON EDUCATION LIMITED

DC**

222,185.00

23.01.13

Petrojam Limited

Direct Contracting for the repair of an Inert Gas Generator (IGG) at Petrojam Limited Refinery.

PCJ

GAS ATMOSPHERES

DC**

US$71,586.35

23.01.13

National Housing Trust

Extension of Contract for the provision of Remittance Services to facilitate the payment of the National Housing Trust (NHT) Contribution Refunds to March 31, 2013.

NHT

JAMAICA NATIONAL MONEY SERVICES (JNMS)

DC**

$5,851,300.00

23.01.13

National Housing Trust

Extension of Contract for the provision of Remittance Services to facilitate the payment of the National Housing Trust (NHT) Contribution Refunds to March 31, 2013.

NHT

CAPITAL & CREDIT REMITTANCE LIMITED

DC**

$1,464,640.00

23.01.13

National Housing Trust

Extension of Contract for the provision of Remittance Services to facilitate the payment of the National Housing Trust (NHT) Contribution Refunds to March 31, 2013.

NHT

VICTORIA MUTUAL MONEY TRANSFER

DC**

$442,080.00

23.01.13

Petrojam Limited

Direct Contracting for the provision of technical support services to Petrojam Limited Refinery's Catalytic Reformer.

PCJ

UOP LLC

DC**

US$140,000.00

30.01.13

Port Authority of Jamaica

Direct Contracting for the supply and commissioning of six (6) Road Heads (Terminal Tractors) for the Kingston Container Terminal (KCT).

PAJ

CARGOTEC LIMITED

DC

US$646,746.00

30.01.13

North East Regional Health Authority

The construction of the Centre of Excellence at the Claremont Health Centre. The works involves the demolition and renovation of sections of the existing building and the construction of new buildings.

NHF

ALFRASURE STRUCTURES AND ROOFING LIMITED

LCB

$40,605,975.29

30.01.13

South East Regional Health Authority

Emergency procurement for the provision of Cleaning and Portering Services at the Kingston Public and Victoria Jubilee Hospitals for a period of six (6) months.

GOJ

JAC DEN ENTERPRISE COMPANY LIMITED

DC*

$69,597,176.00

30.01.13

Petrojam Limited

Emergency procurement for the provision of Vessel Management Services for a period of three (3) months, commencing December 1, 2012.

PCJ

SEAPORT EQUIPMENT LIMITED

DC*

$13,800,000.00

30.01.13

Petrojam Limited

The expansion and refurbishing of Petrojam Refinery Limited's Canteen.

PCJ

G.M. AND ASSOCIATES LIMITED.

LCB

$49,080,647.11

30.01.13

National Environment and Planning Agency

Direct Contracting for the supply and installation of Wave Attenuation Devices Artificial Reef System (WADS) in Old Harbour Bay, St. Catherine, under the Climate Change Adaptation and Disaster Risk Reduction Project.

GOJ/ EU/ UNEP

UNDERWATER SERVICES COMPANY LIMITED

DC**

$15,572,000.00

30.01.13

Kingston Free Zone Company Limited

Direct Contracting for the provision of Security Services for a period of two (2) years.

GOJ

PORTS SECURITY CORPS LIMITED

DC**

$36,232,740.00

30.01.13

Montego Bay Free Zone Company Limited

Direct Contracting for the provision of Security Services for a period of two (2) years.

GOJ

PORTS SECURITY CORPS LIMITED

DC**

$42,841,000.32

Procurement Method Key: LT=Limited Tender, SS=Sole Source, DC=Direct Contracting, ICB = International Competitive Bid replaces OT=Open Tender, LCB=Local Competitive Bid replaces ST=Selective Tender

 

*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 contracts.

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:

20.02.13