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 March 2011, 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)

+26.01.11

Port Authority of Jamaica

Direct Contracting for the procurement of fuel for the Port Authority of Jamaica Harbours Department.

PAJ

CHEVRON CARIBBEAN SRL

DC

$48,254,196.40

+23.02.11

E-Learning Company

The procurement of Computer Security Locks.

UAF

MEDIANET LIMITED

ST

US$324,414.55

02.03.11

Development Bank of Jamaica

The provision of Micro-Finance Apex Loan Management System.

DBJ

FERN COMPUTER SERVICES LIMITED

LT

US$171,954.00

02.03.11

Fiscal Services Limited

The procurement of an Integrated Video Surveillance and Access Control System.

GOJ

SITEWATCH ELECTRONIC SECURITY LIMITED

ST

US$258,464.07

02.03.11

Planning Institute of Jamaica

Consultancy Services for the modernization of Jamaica's Civil Registration and Vital Statistics Systems.

IADB

DELAWARE CONSULTORIA S.L.

OT

US$337,000.00

02.03.11

Port Authority of Jamaica

Direct Contracting for a follow-on contract to design and supervise construction of an additional 14 acres of container space at the Kingston Container Terminal.

PAJ

SMADA CONSULTANTS LIMITED

DC **

US$360,000.00

16.03.11

Ministry of Education

Direct Contracting for the procurement and distribution of Primary Text Books and Work Books for Public Schools island-wide.

GOJ

MACMILLAN DISTRIBUTION LIMITED

DC

1,993,690.00

16.03.11

Ministry of Education

Direct Contracting for the procurement and distribution of Primary Text Books and Work Books for Public Schools Island-wide.

GOJ

PEARSON EDUCATION LIMITED

DC

521,600.00

16.03.11

Ministry of Education

Direct Contracting for the procurement and distribution of Primary Text Books and Work Books for Public Schools island-wide.

GOJ

CARLONG PUBLISHERS (CARIBBEAN) LIMITED

DC

$214,029,000.00

16.03.11

National Export-Import Bank of Jamaica Limited

The preparation and supply of lunches for the National Export-Import Bank of Jamaica.

EXIM

ISLAND EVENTS & CATERS

LT

$12,831,000.00

16.03.11

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The rehabilitation of the Alpha Boys Home.

CDB

ARTROG CONSTRUCTION COMPANY

ST

$20,077,428.00

16.03.11

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The rehabilitation and expansion of the Allman Town Primary School.

EU

ARTROG CONSTRUCTION COMPANY

ST

$13,538,500.00

16.03.11

Ministry of Justice

The proposed refurbishing of Public Building West , King Street to include addition of a partial new storey and external works to facilitate access and circulation.

GOJ

H.D.B CONSTRUCTION LTD

LT

$283,164,073.00

16.03.11

Ministry of Water and Housing

Variation (Addition):
Follow on contract for the completion of Infrastructure Works, Re- Hurricane Gustav Relocation Project, West Albion, St. Thomas.

GOJ

IAN JOHNSON EQUIPMENT RENTAL AND CONSTRUCTION COMPANY

SS

$7,858,163.61

16.03.11

Ministry of Health and Environment

The installation of the Cobalt Source and the provision of Test Kits for the Phoenix Cobalt Therapy System at the Kingston Public and Cornwall Regional Hospitals.

GOJ

AREL LIMITED

SS **

$42,713,520.00

23.03.11

Health Corporation of Jamaica

The procurement of Pharmaceuticals.

GOJ

MEDICAL PRODUCTS LIMITED

OT

$34,651,260.00

23.03.11

National Irrigation Commission Ltd.

Consultancy Services for the performance of Feasibility Studies and Designs for Essex Valley and St. Dorothy Project Area.

IADB

HYDROPLAN INGENIEUR - GESELLSCHAFT MBH

OT

$22,338,503.00

23.03.11

Overseas Examinations Office

The supply and installation of Fire Resistant Cabinets.

GOJ

STATIONERY & OFFICE SUPPLIES LIMITED

ST

$11,594,540.00

23.03.11

Human Employment and Resource Training/HEART Trust NTA

Contract extension for the provision of General Insurance Coverage for the period April 1, 2011 to June 31, 2011.

HT/NTA

MARATHON INSURANCE BROKERS LIMITED

DC*

$26,172,399.00

23.03.11

Factories Corporation of Jamaica Ltd.

Consultancy Services for the provision of Technical/Professional Services for the development of the Caymanas Economic Zone.

FC

C. H. TOMLINSON & ASSOC.

ST

$36,775,000.00

23.03.11

Ministry of National Security

Sole Source Procurement of Motor Vehicles for the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF).

GOJ

STEWART AUTOMOTIVE GROUP

SS **

$95,723,392.00

23.03.11

Passport, Immigration & Citizenship Agency (PICA)

The modification of the EnTrex Border Management System.

GOJ

3M INTERAMERICA, INC.

SS

$10,246,444.68

23.03.11

National Water Commission

The provision of General Insurance Services for the National Water Commission for a period of three (3) years.

NWC

ALLIED INSURANCE BROKERS LIMITED

ST

$210,911,978.00

23.03.11

Ministry of Transport and Works

The engagement of a Consultant as lead advisor for the Norman Manley International Airport (NMIA) Privatization and Development and Expansion of select Government of Jamaica (GOJ) owned Aerodromes.

AAJ

INTERNATIONAL FINANCE CORPORATION

DC

US$570,000.00

30.03.11

Bureau of Standards

The supply and installation of a Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP).

BOS

ILLUMINAT (JAMAICA) LIMITED

ST

$11,012,743.00

30.03.11

Ministry of Health and Environment

The procurement of Goods and Services for the upgrade of the South East Medical Waste Treatment Facility for the National HIV/STI Programme.

IBRD

ECODAS LIMITED

SS

$77,018,150.09

30.03.11

Ministry of Education, Youth and Culture

Variation (Addition):
Consultants professional service for construction of Mandeville & Mile Gully High Schools Manchester & Steer Town High St ANN

GOJ

APEC CONSULTANTS

ST

$28,824,759.50

30.03.11

Office of the Prime Minister

The Procurement of Island-wide Satellite Imagery.

GOJ

MONA GEOINFORMATIX LIMITED

LT

$24,009,300.00

30.03.11

Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries

The provision of Security Services for the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries Head Office and Outstations.

GOJ

MARKSMAN LIMITED

ST

$90,709,040.00

30.03.11

Southern Regional Health Authority

The provision of Electrical Installation Works at the Mandeville Regional Hospital Block J.

GOJ

R.E. FORRESTER ELECTRICAL COMPANY

ST

$17,625,793.10

30.03.11

Registrar General's Department

The provision of Protection and Security at the Registrar General's Department.

RGD

ATLAS PROTECTION LIMITED

OT

$29,198,171.20

30.03.11

Overseas Examinations Office

The provision of Architectural Services to design Multi-purpose building.

 

GOJ

CARL C. CHEN/CLIFTON YAPP ARCHITECTS

ST

$12,800,000.00

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

 

+Contract was endorsed by the National Contracts Commission (NCC) in the month of January or February 2011.

 

*The NCC offered No Objection to the referenced contract.

 

**The NCC offered No Objection to the use of the Direct or Sole Source Contracting Procurement Methodology for the award of 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:

Direct: 876-926-0034; Mobile: 876-564-1806

e-mail:

communications@ocg.gov.jm

Date:

02.05.11