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

03.03.10

Development Bank of Jamaica

The provision of Audit Services for a period of 5 years.

DBJ

KPMG

ST

$21,721,000.00

*03.03.10

Ministry of Education

Variation (Addition):
Procurement and the distribution of segments 6, 9 to 13 and 15 secondary textbooks.

GOJ

SANGSTER'S BOOK STORES LIMITED

ST

$4,509,089.20

*03.03.10

Ministry of Education

Variation (Addition):
Procurement and the distribution of segments 2, 3, 5, 8 and 14 secondary textbooks.

GOJ

KINGSTON BOOKSHOP LIMITED

ST

$17,666,465.94

*03.03.10

Ministry of Education

Variation (Addition):
Procurement and the distribution of segments 1 and 4 secondary textbooks.

GOJ

CARLONG PUBLISHERS (CARIBBEAN) LIMITED

ST

$16,233,749.40

*03.03.10

Ministry of Education

Variation (Addition):
Procurement and the distribution of segments 7, 16 and 17 secondary textbooks.

GOJ

BOOK WIZARD LIMITED

ST

$7,455,528.75

03.03.10

Ministry of Labour and Social Security

Variation (Addition):
Enhancement of management information system.

IBRD

PRICEWATERHOUSECOOPERS

ST

US$270,269.00

03.03.10

Petrojam Limited

Sole Source Procurement for the renewal of a service support agreement for Petrojam's Distributed Control System (DCS).

PCJ

ASEA BROWN BOVERI (ABB)

SS

US$62,784.00

03.03.10

Petrojam Limited

Sole Source Procurement for the supply of replacements seals (SR-1A primary seal and a VS-200 secondary seal) for Petrojam's Limited Tank # 104.

PCJ

CHICAGO BRIDGE AND IRON COMPANY (CBI)

SS

US$48,400.00

03.03.10

Aeronautical Telecommunication Limited

Sole Source Procurement for the provision of flight check services on the Instrument Landing System (ILS).

GOJ

SELEX SYSTEM INTEGRATI

SS

US$25,127.00

03.03.10

Norman Manley International Airport

Direct Contracting Procurement for the supply of an Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting Vehicle (ARFFV) for the Norman Manley International Airport.

GOJ

OSHKOSH TRUCK INC.

DC

US$1,150,000.00

03.03.10

University Hospital of the West Indies

Sole Source Procurement for the supply of Sutures.

GOJ

A.A. LAQUIS (JAMAICA) LIMITED

SS

US$212,515.00

03.03.10

University of Technology, Jamaica

The supply and delivery of Computer Hardware (Personal Computers, Laptops and Workstations).

GOJ

ILLUMINAT (JAMAICA) LIMITED

ST

$16,391,739.00

10.03.10

National Works Agency

Road Surfacing (Micro Surfacing Works) Works in the communities of Havendale and Hughenden in the parish of St. Ann.

GOJ

VALLEY SLURRY SEAL (CARIBBEAN) LIMITED

ST

$138,571,664.00

10.03.10

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

The construction of the Canewood Resource Centre.

CHASE

RONHAM & ASSOCIATES LIMITED

ST

$21,164,079.94

10.03.10

National Works Agency

Consulting Services for Master Drainage Study (Re: Transportation Infrastructure Rehabilitation Programme).

IADB

STANLEY CONSULTANTS INC.

OT

US$696,804.08

10.03.10

Ministry of Water and Housing

Sole Source Procurement for the construction of 48 Dwelling Housing Units, Albion Tenement, Montego in the parish of St. James.

GOJ

SEAL INVESTMENT COMPANY LIMITED T/AS SEAL CONSTRUCTION

SS

$89,444,112.88

10.03.10

Ministry of Finance and the Public Service

The Upgrade and Installation of Private Branch Exchange (PBX) with Voice Over Internet Protocol (VOIP).

GOJ

FUJITSU CARIBBEAN (JAMAICA) LIMITED

LT

US$1,072,257.68

10.03.10

National Housing Trust

The provision of Infrastructure Works at Providence Housing Development, Phase 11 in the parish of St. James.

NHT

ALCAR CONSTRUCTION & HAULAGE CO. LTD.

ST

$205,059,056.00

10.03.10

Office of the Prime Minister

The provision of Janitorial Services for a period of three (3) years.

GOJ

MANPOWER AND MAINTENANCE SERVICES LIMITED

ST

$18,103,930.00

10.03.10

Jamaica Constabulary Force

Sole Source Procurement for the provision of Video Recording Interview Training of fifteen (15) officers assigned to the Centre for Investigation of Sexual Offences & Child Abuse (CISOCA).

DFID

TONY BUTLER LIMITED

SS

US$31,836.82

17.03.10

Jamaica Constabulary Force

Sole Source Procurement of an additional Mobile Forensic Specialty Vehicle for the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF).

GOJ

STEWART INDUSTRIAL

SS

US$87,950.00

17.03.10

Petrojam Limited

Sole Source Procurement for the supply of Fire Suppression System Components for Petrojam's Industrial Loading Rack Fire Detection and Protection System.

PCJ

S.O.S RUBBER INTERNATIONAL

SS

US$79,915.51

24.03.10

Ministry of National Security

Renewal of contract for preventative and rehabilitative maintenance of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) Automated Palm & Fingerprint System.

GOJ

SAGEM SECURITE/IAFIS DE PANAMA SA

SS

$30,152,655.00

24.03.10

Bank of Jamaica

The supply, installation and commissioning of a HVAC Concourse Chiller.

GOJ

CAC 2000 LIMITED

ST

$11,160,665.47

24.03.10

Ministry of Health and Environment

Sole Source Procurement for repairs to Air Conditioning Unit at the National Public Health Laboratory.

GOJ

CAC 2000 LIMITED

SS

$9,322,626.25

24.03.10

Port Authority of Jamaica

Direct Contracting for a follow on contract for the procurement of sixty (60) Bridgestone 1400 x 24 #3 VCH IDU Tyres for Kingston Container Terminal.

PAJ

MITSU & CO. LIMITED

DC

US$92,160.00

31.03.10

National Housing Trust

The provision of Security Services at the National Housing Trust Head Office, 4 Park Boulevard, Kingston 5.

NHT

QUEST SECURITY SERVICES LIMITED

ST

$57,672,725.01

31.03.10

Planning Institute of Jamaica

Sole Source Procurement for the supply and installation of an air handling unit.

GOJ

AREL LIMITED

SS

$5,470,752.00

31.03.10

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Integrated Infrastructure Works (Phase 2) at Africa, in the parish of St. Catherine.

IBRD/GOJ

ALCAR CONSTRUCTION & HAULAGE CO. LTD.

ST

$89,347,430.00

31.03.10

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Integrated Infrastructure Works at Big Lane, Central Village in the parish of St. Catherine.

IBRD/GOJ

BACCHUS ENGINEERING WORKS LIMITED

ST

$26,402,650.00

31.03.10

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The upgrading of roads at Jarrett Lane, Kingston.

EU/

GOJ

ALCAR CONSTRUCTION & HAULAGE CO. LTD.

ST

$13,468,960.00

31.03.10

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The construction of a multi-purpose court and football field at the March Pen Community Centre in the parish of St. Catherine.

EU/ GOJ

MARSHALL CONSTRUCTION COMPANY LIMITED

ST

$30,708,521.00

31.03.10

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The construction of five (5) classrooms at the Retreat and Junior High School in the parish of St. Mary.

EUBSP/GOJ

ALFRASURE STRUCTURES AND ROOFING LIMITED

ST

$19,952,250.00

31.03.10

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The fabrication and delivery of twelve (12) Waste Garbage Skips to inner city communities.

IBRD/GOJ

MATRIX ENGINEERING LIMITED

ST

$10,450,000.00

31.03.10

Ministry of Transport and Works

The supply and implementation of VOIP PBX Telephone System.

GOJ

DIGICEL JAMAICA LTD

ST

$12,778,206.33

31.03.10

Housing Agency of Jamaica Ltd

The construction of 132 two (2) Bedroom Houses and Attendant Infrastructure to include the construction of roadways, installation of water supply and storm water drainage systems at Westmeade in the parish of St. Catherine.

NHT

Y.P. SEATON & ASSOCIATES COMPANY LTD

ST

$663,867,750.00

31.03.10

Housing Agency of Jamaica Ltd

The construction of 118 two (2) Bedroom Houses and Attendant Infrastructure to include the construction of roadways, installation of water supply and storm water drainage systems at Mineral Heights in the parish of Clarendon.

NHT

BUILD RITE CONSTRUCTION CO.LTD.

OT

$620,348,367.83

31.03.10

Petrojam Limited

The extension of Bunkering Services Contract for a period of three months (April 1, 2010 to June 30, 2010).

PCJ

QUALITY PLUS

SS

$4,500,000.00

*31.03.10

Petrojam Limited

Emergency Works - Increase in the contract price for the Dredging and Rehabilitation of the Petrojam Dock from US$ 625,000 to US$868,000.

PCJ

BOSKALIS

DC

US$243,000.00

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

 

*The National Contracts Commission (NCC) offered No Objection to the referenced contracts.


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; 926-0034; 564-1806

e-mail:

communications@ocg.gov.jm

Date:

20.04.10