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

+29.02.12

Jamaica Social Investment Fund (JSIF)

 

Variation to contract for the rehabilitation of the Tower Hill Missionary Early Childhood Institution in the parish of St. Andrew. The works include the removal and replacement of roofs, installation of block wall partitions, construction of play area and the installation of new windows, doors, sanitary fixtures, cupboard and kitchen fixtures.

 

EU/ PRP 11     

 

RICAM CONSTRUCTION    COMPANY LIMITED

 

ST***

$6,148,276.54

 

02.03.12

Port Authority of Jamaica

Direct Contracting for the procurement of Gantry Crane Rail Material for the Kingston Container Terminal (KCT).

PAJ

BEMO RAIL BV

DC

US$223,008.25

07.03.12

Petrojam Limited

The provision of Insurance Placement for Petrojam Limited for the period 2012/2013 - 2014/2015.

PCJ

FRASER FONTAINE AND KONG LIMITED

ST

$468,960,440.00

07.03.12

University of Technology, Jamaica

The proposed construction of a Shared Facilities Complex and School of Computing and Information Technology at the University of Technology, Jamaica, Old Hope Road Campus.

CDB/GOJ

CHINA JIANGSU INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC TECHNICAL          CO-OPERATION CORPORATION

OT

$867,195,159.96

07.03.12

Human Employment and Resource Training/

HEART Trust NTA

The provision of Insurance Placement for HEART Trust/NTA for the period 2012/2013 - 2014/2015.

HT/NTA

MARATHON INSURANCE BROKERS LIMITED

ST

$32,296,598.00

07.03.12

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The upgrading and reinstatement of Infrastructure services (water supply, fire hydrants, storm water drainage and road works) at Andrews Lane, Central Village in the Parish of St. Catherine. - Package 1

IADB /GOJ

BACCHUS ENGINEERING WORKS LIMITED

ST

$40,894,600.00

07.03.12

Companies Office of Jamaica

Direct Contracting for the upgrading of the Computer Hardware Infrastructure of the Companies Office of Jamaica Servers.

GOJ

IBM WORLD TRADE CORPORATION

DC

US$221,368.85

07.03.12

North East Regional Health Authority

The renovation and expansion of the Portland Health Department Pharmacy and Waiting Area, Port Antonio in the parish of Portland. The work includes modification of the Pharmacy, Waiting Area, Administrative Office and the construction of a Storeroom.

GOJ

ALFRASURE STRUCTURES AND ROOFING LIMITED

ST

$13,815,878.00

07.03.12

Petrojam Limited

Direct Contracting for the procurement of Pressure Safety Valves (PSVs) and Spares for the Petrojam Limited.

PCJ

HUNTER EQUIPMENT INC.

DC

US$44,020.00

07.03.12

Petrojam Limited

Direct Contracting for the provision of Optical Services. The services include the supply of prescription industrial safety eyewear for a period of two (2) years.

PCJ

IMPERIAL OPTICAL LIMITED

DC

$6,000,000.00

14.03.12

Ministry of National Security

Direct Contracting for the upgrading of the Traffic Management System.

GOJ

FISCAL SERVICES LIMITED

GG

US$401,895.00

14.03.12

Urban Development Corporation (UDC)

The provision of Wireless Networks at the Montego Bay Conference Centre, Rose Hall, Montego Bay in the parish of St. James.

UDC

COLUMBUS COMMUNICATIONS LIMITED

ST

$12,714,697.05

14.03.12

Ministry of Justice

Direct Contracting for the provision of Security Systems for the expanded Supreme Court and the creation of Justice Square at 52-54 King Street.

GOJ

TECHNOLOGY PLUS

DC

$7,261,541.00

14.03.12

University of Technology, Jamaica

The proposed expansion and renovation of the Garvey Hall, Student Dormitory at the University of Technology Papine Campus. The works include the alteration and expansion to the existing two (2) Storey Dormitory and the addition of sixteen (16) rooms with washroom facilities, manager's apartment and ground floor alteration to provide an expanded lobby/seating area.

GOJ

SHARECON CONSTRUCTION

ST

$78,362,560.00

14.03.12

Ministry of Transport, Works and Housing

The renovation/refurbishing of the St. Ann's Bay Regional Office, Bravo Street, St. Ann's Bay in the parish of St. Ann. The works includes the demolition and construction of new roof, upgrading of services, replacing old damaged windows and doors, repainting of walls and tiling of building.

GOJ

LEWIN'S HARDWARE LIMITED

ST

$11,330,660.00

14.03.12

Petrojam Limited

Direct Contracting for the renewal of a Service Support Agreement (SSA) for Petrojam Limited's Distributed Control System (DCS).

PCJ

ASEA BROWN BOVERI (ABB)

DC ***

US$68,737.00

14.03.12

National Housing Trust

Emergency Procurement to undertake corrective design deficiencies to the Twickenham Park Sewage Treatment Plant.

 

ASHTROM BUILDING SYSTEMS LTD.

DC *

$3,000,000.00

14.03.12

Office of the Cabinet

Direct Contracting to conduct Strategic Planning and Implementation of the Strategic Planning Operational Tools and Templates for the transformation of the Jamaica Customs Department into an Executive Agency.

GOJ

MANAGEMENT INSTITUTE FOR NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT (MIND)

GG **

$10,878,159.42

14.03.12

University Hospital of the West Indies

Emergency Procurement for the supply of X-Ray Tubes for the University Hospital of the West Indies CT Scanner.

GOJ

INTERNATIONAL MED-X

DC*

US$154,000.00

14.03.12

Ministry of Education

Emergency Procurement for the supplying of Scantron Forms for the administration of five (5) national examinations.

GOJ

IBM WORLD TRADE CORPORATION

DC*

$2,902,025.60

14.03.12

Human Employment and Resource Training/HEART Trust NTA

Direct Contracting for the procurement of a new Symantec Netbackup Software Licensing Agreement.

HT/NTA

FUJITSU CARIBBEAN (JAMAICA) LIMITED

DC

US$67,164.26

15.03.12

Ministry of National Security

The extension of contract for the provision of Insurance Coverage for a period of one (1) month. March 31, 2102 to April 30, 2012.

PCJ

CGM GALLAGHER INSURANCE BROKERS JAMAICA LIMITED

DC

$37,273,335.00

21.03.12

Ministry of National Security

The Procurement of Funeral Home/Morgue Services for the Jamaica Constabulary Force for a period of three (3) years.

GOJ

BENT’S FUNERAL HOME - SANTA CRUZ

ST

The storage, post mortem and transportation rates for bodies are J$250.00, $6,000.00 and $45.00 respectively.

21.03.12

Ministry of National Security

The Procurement of Funeral Home/Morgue Services for the Jamaica Constabulary Force for a period of three (3) years.

GOJ

BENT’S FUNERAL HOME - SOUTHFIELD

ST

The storage, post mortem and transportation rates for bodies are J$250.00, $6,000.00 and $45.00 respectively.

21.03.12

Ministry of National Security

The Procurement of Funeral Home/Morgue Services for the Jamaica Constabulary Force for a period of three (3) years.

GOJ

DOYLEY’S FUNERAL HOME

ST

The storage, post mortem and transportation rates for bodies are J$350.00, $2,500.00 and $45.00 respectively.

21.03.12

Ministry of National Security

The Procurement of Funeral Home/Morgue Services for the Jamaica Constabulary Force for a period of three (3) years.

GOJ

EMPATHY FUNERAL HOME

ST

The storage, post mortem and transportation rates for bodies are J$500.00, $5,000.00 and $45.00 respectively.

21.03.12

Ministry of National Security

The Procurement of Funeral Home/Morgue Services for the Jamaica Constabulary Force for a period of three (3) years.

GOJ

HOUSE OF TRANQUILITY FUNERAL HOME

ST

The storage, post mortem and transportation rates for bodies are J$1,500.00, $4,000.00 and $1,200.00 respectively.

21.03.12

Ministry of National Security

The Procurement of Funeral Home/Morgue Services for the Jamaica Constabulary Force for a period of three (3) years.

GOJ

H.C. JOHNSON FUNERAL HOME

ST

The storage, post mortem and transportation rates for bodies are J$500.00, $5,000.00 and $80.00 respectively.

21.03.12

Ministry of National Security

The Procurement of Funeral Home/Morgue Services for the Jamaica Constabulary Force for a period of three (3) years.

GOJ

LYN’S FUNERAL HOME

ST

The storage, post mortem and transportation rates for bodies are J$500.00, $350.00 and $50.00 respectively.

21.03.12

Ministry of National Security

The Procurement of Funeral Home/Morgue Services for the Jamaica Constabulary Force for a period of three (3) years.

GOJ

MORGAN’S/GATEWAY FUNERAL HOME

ST

The storage, post mortem and transportation rates for bodies are J$500.00, $4,000.00 and $50.00 respectively.

21.03.12

Ministry of National Security

The Procurement of Funeral Home/Morgue Services for the Jamaica Constabulary Force for a period of three (3) years..

GOJ

PATMORE’S FUNERAL HOME

ST

The storage, post mortem and transportation rates for bodies are J$600.00, $1,000.00 and $100.00 respectively

21.03.12

Ministry of National Security

The Procurement of Funeral Home/Morgue Services for the Jamaica Constabulary Force for a period of three (3) years.

GOJ

ROBERT’S FUNERAL HOME

ST

The storage, post mortem and transportation rates for bodies are J$1,000.00, $5,500.00 and $45.00 respectively.

21.03.12

Ministry of National Security

The Procurement of Funeral Home/Morgue Services for the Jamaica Constabulary Force for a period of three (3) years.

GOJ

SPANISH TOWN FUNERAL HOME

ST

The storage, post mortem and transportation rates for bodies are J$800.00, $5,000.00 and $50.00 respectively.

21.03.12

Ministry of National Security

The Procurement of Funeral Home/Morgue Services for the Jamaica Constabulary Force for a period of three (3) years.

GOJ

SUNSET FUNERAL HOME

ST

The storage, post mortem and transportation rates for bodies are J$450.00, $5,000.00 and $70.00 respectively.

21.03.12

Ministry of National Security

The Procurement of Funeral Home/Morgue Services for the Jamaica Constabulary Force for a period of three (3) years.

GOJ

ST. MICHAEL’S FUNERAL HOME

ST

The storage, post mortem and transportation rates for bodies are J$600.00, $3,000.00 and $92.00 respectively.

21.03.12

Ministry of National Security

The Procurement of Funeral Home/Morgue Services for the Jamaica Constabulary Force for a period of three (3) years.

GOJ

WITTER & SONS FUNERAL HOME

ST

The storage, post mortem and transportation rates for bodies are J$850.00, $5,000.00 and $50.00 respectively.

21.03.12

Ministry of Justice

The supply and installation of furniture for the Court Management Services Offices.

GOJ

STATIONERY & OFFICE SUPPLIES LIMITED

ST

$11,153,559.00

21.03.12

Office of Utilities Regulation (OUR)

Consultancy Services for the conducting of an Audit of the Jamaica Public Service Company Limited's Quality of Service (Q-Factor).

GOJ

KEMA INC.

OT

US$164,838.00

21.03.12

Ministry of National Security

Direct Contracting for the provision of maintenance services for the Jamaica Constabulary Force Integrated Ballistics Information System (IBIS).

GOJ

FORENSIC TECHNOLOGY WAI INC.

DC

US$130,960.00

21.03.12

Airports Authority of Jamaica

The provision of Insurance Placement Services for a period of three (3) years, 2012/2013 - 2014/2015.

GOJ

MARATHON INSURANCE BROKERS LIMITED

ST

US$1,221,119.00

&

$5,852,141.00

21.03.12

Ministry of Labour and Social Security

Direct Contracting for the provision of Social Housing Solutions to Households under the Programme of Advancement Through Health and Education (PATH).

GOJ

FOOD FOR THE POOR (FFTP)

DC**

$40,000,000.00

28.03.12

University of Technology, Jamaica

Direct Contracting for the upgrading of the Private Branch Exchange System (PBX) at the University of Technology, Jamaica (UTECH).

GOJ

LIME

DC

$25,000,561.64

28.03.12

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The expansion and upgrading of the Homestead Place in the parish of St. Andrew. The works involves the construction of a skills training centre, renovation of the existing building and the building of a perimeter fence.

CDB/BNTF

CHIN'S CONSTRUCTION LTD.

ST

$43,257,321.40

28.03.12

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The rehabilitation of the Edward Seaga Development Centre. (The West Kingston Integrated Community Project)

CDB/BNTF

Y.P. SEATON & ASSOCIATES COMPANY LTD

ST

$51,336,963.50

28.03.12

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The demolition of the existing sanitation block and the construction of fifty-one (51) new sanitation blocks. ( The West Kingston Integrated Community Project)

CDB/BNTF

ALCAR CONSTRUCTION & HAULAGE CO. LTD.

ST

$70,160,768.00

28.03.12

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Infrastructure Works at Africa in the parish of St. Catherine. The works include the upgrading and reinstatement of infrastructure services (water supply, fire hydrants, storm water drainage and road works) - Phase 2.

IADB/GOJ

CONSTRUCTION SOLUTIONS LTD.

ST

$74,903,071.00

28.03.12

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

The rehabilitation of the Hayfield Feeder Road in the parish of St. Thomas. The works involve the rehabilitation of 2km of roadway using double surface dressing and asphalt, rehabilitation of the drainage system to include v-drains and culverts.

CDB/CIP/

GOJ

CONTRAXX ENTERPRISE LIMITED

ST

$27,461,135.00

28.03.12

Petrojam Limited

The extension of contract for the provision of Security Guard Services for a period of six (6) months commencing March 28, 2012.

PCJ

ALLIED PROTECTION LIMITED

DC***

$48,534,691.44

28.03.12

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Follow-on contract for the construction of a Multi-purpose Court at the Ballards Valley Primary School in the parish of St. Elizabeth.

GOJ

NAKASH CONSTRUCTION & EQUIPMENT LTD.

DC

$4,507,011.00

28.03.12

National Works Agency

Emergency Procurement for repairs to roads in Top Alston and Limit, Spaulding in the parish of Clarendon. The works involve the construction of gabbion walls, earth-works and road rehabilitation.

GOJ

S.GREEN & ASSOCIATES LIMITED

DC*

$17,110,904.30

28.03.12

Petrojam Limited

Extension of contract for the provision of Vessel Management Services for a period of six (6) months - March 1, 2012 to August 31, 2012.

PCJ

SEAPORT EQUIPMENT LIMITED

DC

US$396,202.00

28.03.12

Petrojam Limited

Direct Contracting for the supply of one (1) Mixer for Petrojam Refinery Asphalt Storage Tank (200).

PCJ

CHAMPION EQUIPMENT AND SUPPLIES LIMITED

DC**

US$70,686.32

28.03.12

Ministry of National Security

Direct Contracting for the procurement of Motor Vehicles for the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF).

GOJ

STEWART'S AUTO SALES LIMITED

DC

$31,812,345.56

28.03.12

Ministry of Finance and Planning

The provision of an Electronic Data Capture Debit Card System for the administering of the Government of Jamaica (GOJ) Fuel Supply System.

GOJ

MANUFACTURER’S CREDIT AND INFORMATION SERVICES LIMITED

ST

$22,470,000.00

28.03.12

Bureau of Standards

The provision of Security Services for a period of two (2) years.

BOS

MARKSMAN LIMITED

ST

$22,158,000.00

28.03.12

Housing Agency of Jamaica Ltd

The provision of Insurance Placement Services for the year 2012 -2013.

GOJ

MARATHON INSURANCE BROKERS LIMITED

ST

$75,428,941.00

28.03.12

Petrojam Limited

Direct Contracting for the provision of a Cloud Based (Hosted) Telephone System.

PCJ

DIGICEL JAMAICA LIMITED

DC

US$174,636.00

28.03.12

Ministry of National Security

The proposed rehabilitation of Gomm's Square, Newcastle Hill Station in the parish of St. Andrew.

GOJ

SURREY PAVING & AGGREGATE CO. LTD

LT

$10,967,937.75

28.03.12

Ministry of National Security

Direct Contracting for the supplying of Plycem and Fasteners for the renovation of the Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) Newcastle Hill Station Building and Barrack Room Renovation.

GOJ

CESCO LIMITED HARDWARE

DC

$10,038,999.81

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

28.03.12

Ministry of Transport, Works and Housing

Consulting Services for the conducting of a Forensic Audit of the Jamaica Development Infrastructure Programme (JDIP) and the Palisadoes Shoreline and Rehabilitation Works Project.

GOJ

KROOL CONSULTING

LT

$15,861,700.00

28.03.12

Human Employment and Resource Training/HEART Trust NTA

Further extension of contract for the provision Pest Control Services for Heart Trust locations.

HT/NTA

RENTOKIL INITIAL JAMAICA LIMITED

DC***

$553,033.94

28.03.12

Human Employment and Resource Training/HEART Trust NTA

Further extension of contract for the provision of Garbage Disposal Services for fourteen (14) Heart Trust locations.

HT/NTA

GARBAGE DISPOSAL & SANITATION SYSTEMS LIMITED

DC ***

$394,578.72

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 February 2012.

*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.

***The NCC offered No Objection to the awarding 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:

30.05.12