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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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The following have been endorsed by the National Contracts Commission during May 2006 for award, under the provision of Section 23D(1)(b) of the Contractor-General Act. This notice of the endorsements is not confirmation of the actual awards. Government of Jamaica procurement contracts are awarded by the Ministries or Agencies of Government. Please contact the responsible Ministry or Agency for confirmation of details of these.

 

 

DATE

GOVERNMENT AGENCY

CONTRACT DESCRIPTION

CONTRACTOR

CONTRACT VALUE
J$
(unless otherwise stated)

03.05.06

Ministry of Health

HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control Project – Procurement of computer hardware and software for the National Public Health Laboratory

FUJITSU TRANSACTION SOLUTIONS (JA) LIMITED

US$111,126.00

03.05.06

Tax Administration Services Department

Procurement of Voice Communication Network equipment for the Jamaica Customs Dept., New Port East

SYNCON TECHNOLOGIES LIMITED

US$91,531.43

03.05.06

Tax Administration Services Department

Construction of a car park and external facilities for Jamaica Customs Dept. at New Port East, Myers Wharf

JATLIN CONSTRUCTION & ASSOCIATES LTD.

$22,986,720.18

03.05.06

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Renovation and expansion of Fletchers Land Community Centre to include construction of new classrooms, sanitary facilities and demolition/alteration of existing structure

D.BISASOR & ASSOCIATES LTD

$10,805,774.00

03.05.06

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Construct new sanitary block with septic tank and absorption pit at Sharon Basic School, Manchester (Hurricane Ivan Repairs)

D.BISASOR & ASSOCIATES LTD

$4,816,119.00

10.05.06

Heart Trust - NTA

Variation (Addition):
Re-Development of School of Cometology

PRIME DEVELOPMENT LIMITED

$35,971,113.00

10.05.06

Ministry of Local Government & Environment

Emergency Flood Damage (06/01) Repairs to Parochial roads in St. Ann:  Colgate, Dunsville, Fletcher’s Land, Eltham and Church Street

ASPHALTING SPECIALIST LTD

$9,048,085.00

10.05.06

Ministry of Local Government & Environment

Emergency Flood Damage (06/02) Repairs to Parochial roads in St. Ann:  Free Hill, Mines, Sturge Town and Lawrence Park

ASPHALTING SPECIALIST LTD

$6,665,521.00

10.05.06

Ministry of Local Government & Environment

Emergency Flood Damage (06/05) Repairs to Parochial roads  in Clarendon:  Dykes Hill Road

SEAN D. CONSTRUCTION CO. LTD.

$4,967,200.00

10.05.06

Ministry of Local Government & Environment

Emergency Flood Damage (06/08) Repairs Parochial roads in St. Catherine:  to Spanish Town, Homestead, Ensom City and De La Vega

L.C. CONSTRUCTION LIMITED

$7,180,829.00

10.05.06

University of Technology, Jamaica

Expansion to the Computer and Engineering extension centre - Utech

JATLIN CONSTRUCTION & ASSOCIATES LTD.

$76,776,856.22

10.05.06

Ministry of Education and Youth

Construct two-storey five-classroom block at Kellits High School, Clarendon

ALFRASURE STRUCTURES & ROOFING

$21,000,000.00

10.05.06

Bank of Jamaica

Procurement of Motor vehicle to replace fully depreciated fleet.

TOYOTA JAMAICA LIMITED

$7,153,050.00

10.05.06

Bank of Jamaica

Remove existing deteriorated louvres and replace with new concrete louvres at Nethersole Place

ASHTROM BUILDING SYSTEMS LTD.

$15,865,000.00

10.05.06

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Rehabilitation of White Sand road no. 175 in St. Ann, spanning  1.12 km of road no 175 (Billy Pit)

Seematt Construction Company Ltd.

$11,016,420.00


Contracts valued $15,000,000.00 and above are subject to approval by Cabinet.



Contact:

Andrea Hoo Fung
Communications Officer
Office of the Contractor-General
17 Knutsford Boulevard
Kingston
5

Phone:

929-6460; 968-8061 (pvt)

e-mail:

ahoofung@ocg.gov.jm

Date:

01.06.06