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 July 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)

07.07.10

Child Development Agency

The procurement of Private Security Services.

GOJ

GUARDSMAN LIMITED

ST

$29,102,865.00

07.07.10

National Housing Trust

The provision of Infrastructure Works at Creighton Hall Housing Development, St. Thomas.

NHT

BUILD RITE CONSTRUCTION CO.LTD.

ST

$165,844,556.50

07.07.10

National Works Agency

The provision of Security Services for the National Works Agency's Kingston Metropolitan Region (KMTR) Offices for a period of two (2) years.

GOJ

QUEST SECURITY SERVICES LIMITED

ST

$17,621,040.00

07.07.10

National Works Agency

The provision of Security Services for the National Works Agency's Western Region Offices for a period of two (2) years.

GOJ

ATLAS PROTECTION LIMITED

ST

$11,686,356.00

14.07.10

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The construction of End Time Basic School in the parish of St. Andrew.

EU

D.BISASOR & ASSOCIATES LTD

ST

$19,490,000.00

14.07.10

Transport Authority

The procurement of Fleet Vehicles, five (5) Double Cab Pick Ups.

GOJ

VEHICLES & SUPPLIES LIMITED

ST

US$125,395.00

14.07.10

Transport Authority

The procurement of Fleet Vehicles, five (5) Motor Buses.

GOJ

TOYOTA JAMAICA LIMITED

ST

US$113,222.00

21.07.10

Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica

The procurement of Air Handling Units and Associate Controls.

PET-CORP

CARRIER INTERAMERICA

CORPORATION

ST

US$281,291.00

21.07.10

Petroleum Company of Jamaica

The procurement of Domestic Cylinders.

PET-CORP

EFG INDUSTRIES LIMITED

ST

US$324,967.05

21.07.10

Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries

Direct Contract for the construction of Pepper Mash Facility at Hounslow in the parish of St. Elizabeth.

ADF/DBJ

TANKWELD LTD.

DC

$48,286,128.78

21.07.10

National Works Agency

The supply of a Project Resource Management System.

IADB

ILLUMINAT (JAMAICA) LIMITED

ST

$12,890,514.00

21.07.10

Housing Agency of Jamaica Ltd

The provision of Group Health Insurance Coverage for a period of three (3) years, 2010-2011 to 2012-2013.

HAJ

SAGICOR LIFE JAMAICA LIMITED

LT

$12,637,500.00

21.07.10

Ministry of Education

The procurement and distribution of text books under the National Text Books Rental Scheme for the period 2010-2011.

GOJ

CARLONG PUBLISHERS (CARIBBEAN) LIMITED

ST

$219,853,524.25

21.07.10

Ministry of Education

The procurement and distribution of text books under the National Text Books Rental Scheme for the period 2010-2011.

GOJ

KINGSTON BOOKSHOP LIMITED

ST

$246,241,792.76

21.07.10

Ministry of Education

The procurement and distribution of text books under the National Text Books Rental Scheme for the period 2010-2011.

GOJ

METO CORPORATION LIMITED

ST

$31,370,062.00

21.07.10

Ministry of Education

The procurement and distribution of text books under the National Text Books Rental Scheme for the period 2010-2011.

GOJ

BOOK WIZARD LIMITED

ST

$123,614,459.80

21.07.10

Ministry of Education

The procurement and distribution of text books under the National Text Books Rental Scheme for the period 2010-2011.

GOJ

SANGSTER'S BOOK STORES LIMITED

ST

$16,889,963.94

21.07.10

Petrojam Limited

Direct Contracting for the provision of inspection services of Dock Pipelines.

PCJ

DACON INSPECTION SERVICES

DC

US$360,000.00

21.07.10

Petrojam Limited

The supply of Dock Piping Materials.

PCJ

TSC SUPPLY COMPANY

LT

US$1,475,976.12

21.07.10

Petrojam Limited

The supply of EKT Subsea Cable for power and communication to Petrojam's Limited Docking Facility.

GOJ

O.C.S. ELECTRICAL

LT

US$140,000.00

28.07.10

Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries

Direct Contracting for the rehabilitation of the Ministry of Agriculture & Fisheries Telecommunication System.

GOJ

DIGICEL JAMAICA LTD

DC

$10,700,000.00

28.07.10

Ministry of Labour and Social Security

The provision of Consultancy Services for an Impact Evaluation of the Programme of Advancement through Health and Education (P.A.T.H)

IBRD

SANIGEST INTERNACIONAL

OT

US$593,350.00

28.07.10

St. Mary Parish Council

The renovation/extension of the Road and Works Department Offices, Port Maria in the parish of St. Mary.

GOJ

SKYMAR CONSTRUCTION COMPANY

ST

$21,204,188.05

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


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:

20.08.10