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.


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The following contract award recommendations have been endorsed and/or approved by the National Contracts Commission (NCC) during October 2007, 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

CONTRACTOR

PROCUREMENT METHOD

CONTRACT VALUE
J$
(unless otherwise stated)

03.10.07

Ministry of Education and Youth

Rehabilitation of Schools 2007-2008 Vauxhall High

WAMEX CONSTRUCTION SERVICES

ST

$14,107,970.00

03.10.07

Urban Development Corporation (UDC)

Refurbishing of St William Grant Park at Parade Kingston

JATLIN CONSTRUCTION & ASSOCIATION LTD.

SS

$90,320,827.80

03.10.07

Bank of Jamaica

Security Paper for printing financial Instruments

GIESECKE & DEVRIENT AMERICA INC.

LT

US$208,000.00

03.10.07

National Water Commission

Provision of custom brokerage services (A Three (3) Year Framework Contract)

CHAMPION CUSTOM BROKERS LTD-A.E.PARNELL & CO LTD-EVEROY CHIN & CO LTD

ST

$13,500,000.00

03.10.07

Urban Development Corporation (UDC)

Security services for Ocho Rios Commercial Centre

RANGER PROTECTION AND SECURITY COMPANY LIMITED

OT

$20,103,223.69

03.10.07

Development Bank of Jamaica

Upgrade the Bank’s fire detection system

LESMACK ENGINEERS LTD.

ST

$7,635,350.70

03.10.07

Urban Development Corporation (UDC)

Success South infrastructure & sub-division Rose Hall

BUILD RITE CONSTRUCTION CO.LTD.

ST

$108,117,119.00

03.10.07

Urban Development Corporation (UDC)

Renovation and sundry new works at Ocho Rios Bay Beach

KSA ENGINEERING CONSULTANTS LTD

ST

$21,978,703.68

03.10.07

National Housing Trust

Perth Housing Development land surveying contract -Manchester

J R MAIS & ASSOCIATES

ST

$9,571,162.35

03.10.07

Ministry of Education and Youth

Completion of works at Humber Ave Youth Centre Montego Bay

THOMPSON IRON WORKS & CONSTRUCTION

ST

$6,397,270.00

03.10.07

Ministry of Education and Youth

Rehabilitation of Schools 2007-2008 Grants Pen Primary, Yallahs

ARTROG CONSTRUCTION COMPANY

ST

$7,355,036.00

03.10.07

Ministry of Education and Youth

Rehabilitation of Schools 2007-2008 Lystra Primary, Somerset District

TROPICAL METAL PRODUCTS LIMITED

ST

$7,709,338.00

03.10.07

Ministry of Education and Youth

Rehabilitation of schools 2007-2008 St Georges All Age, St Ann

SOUTH'S WOODCRAFT & CONSTRUCTION

ST

$4,268,918.00

03.10.07

Ministry of Education and Youth

Rehabilitation of School 2007-2008 Maxfield Park Primary

WAMEX CONSTRUCTION SERVICES

ST

$11,238,385.00

10.10.07

Port Authority of Jamaica

Acquisition of security equipment

SMITHS DETENTION

SS

US$194,259.00

10.10.07

Jamaica Urban Transit Company (JUTC)

Uniforms for Non- Admin Employees

L.P. AZAR LIMITED

ST

$17,863,560.00

10.10.07

Meteorological Department

Procure automatic weather station for NMIA

SUTRON CORP

SS

US$32,574.01

10.10.07

Petrojam Limited

Grounds maintenance services at Petrojam Complex

GLOBAL MANAGEMENT SERVICES

ST

$41,982,770.16

10.10.07

National Water Commission

NWC Group Health Insurance for 2007-2009

GUARDIAN LIFE LIMITED

ST

$193,520,000.00

10.10.07

National Water Commission

NWC Life & personal accident for 2007-2009

LIFE OF JAMAICA LIMITED

ST

$10,675,000.00

10.10.07

Health Corporation of Jamaica

Provision of a 12-ton Box Body Truck

VEHICLES & SUPPLIES LIMITED

SS

US$59,831.00

10.10.07

Registrar General's Department

Courier services for ZONE 9 & 11

EAGLE COURIER SERVICES

ST

$19,025,400.00

10.10.07

Registrar General's Department

Courier services for ZONE 12

K.J. COURIER

ST

$4,941,560.00

10.10.07

Registrar General's Department

Courier services for ZONE 4 & 5

POTTERS SERVICES

ST

$6,361,584.00

10.10.07

Registrar General's Department

Courier services for ZONE 10

CHOVAC COMPANY LIMITED

ST

$7,725,120.00

10.10.07

Registrar General's Department

Courier services for ZONE 8

DIX'S EXPRESS

ST

$8,377,900.00

10.10.07

Registrar General's Department

Courier services for ZONE 3

CODLIN'S COURIER SERVICES

ST

$5,651,880.00

10.10.07

Registrar General's Department

Courier services for ZONE 1

BARNABYS COURIER

ST

$5,669,820.00

17.10.07

Rural Water Supply Company

Bottom Coffee Grove Water Supply Scheme

FREDRICK RODRIQUES & ASSOCIATES LTD.

ST

$5,217,980.00

17.10.07

Petrojam Limited

Refinery upgrade -Delayed Coker Unit

ABB LUMMUS

LT

US$3,410,000.00

17.10.07

Financial Services Commission

Procurement of data storage management system

FUJITSU TRANSACTION SOLUTIONS (JA) LIMITED

ST

US$71,041.00

17.10.07

Accountant General's Department

Private security guard services

GUARDSMAN LIMITED

ST

$5,045,520.00

17.10.07

National Housing Trust

Construction of sewage Lift station at Bernard Lodge

BACCHUS ENGINEERING WORKS LTD.

LT

$8,685,790.00

17.10.07

Ministry of Finance and Planning

Procure 4 forty nine-seater passenger buses

JAMAICA INDUSTRIAL EQUIPMENT COMPANY LIMITED

ST

US$920,000.00

17.10.07

Ministry of Education and Youth

Glenmuir 2 Starter school Foga Road, Clarendon

JATLIN CONSTRUCTION & ASSOCIATION LTD.

ST

$200,883,619.01

17.10.07

Financial Services Commission

Renovation & Refurbishing FSC offices

TRI-STAR ENGINEERING CO. LTD.

ST

$33,291,468.00

31.10.07

Ministry of Education and Youth

Procurement of PC laptops For Early Childhood Commission

SSP APTEC LIMITED

ST

$5,489,885.41

31.10.07

University of Technology, Jamaica

Proposed Fabrication and installation of trailers

ULTIMATE ENGINEERING LTD

ST

$4,398,720.00

31.10.07

Ministry of Education and Youth

St Catherine resource centre

KSA ENGINEERING CONSULTANTS LTD

ST

$27,973,603.99

31.10.07

Jamaica Urban Transit Company (JUTC)

Uniform for administrative employees

L.P. AZAR LIMITED

ST

$5,874,900.00

31.10.07

National Works Agency

Procure Telescopic Aerial Bucket van

KINGSTON INDUSTRIAL GARAGE

ST

$5,120,004.93

31.10.07

National Water Commission

Twickenham Park to Central Village transmission pipeline - South Central St Catherine

BACCHUS ENGINEERING WORKS LTD.

ST

$12,818,500.00

31.10.07

Rural Water Supply Company

Install 150mm, 100mm and 50mm pipelines to James Hill Water Supply

W.G. NORTHOVER & ASSOC. LTD.

ST

$9,901,545.50

31.10.07

Regional Health Authorities

Electrical power supply upgrade for St Ann's Bay Hospital

DONALDSON'S ENGINEERING LIMITED

ST

$6,620,718.70

31.10.07

Ministry of Education and Youth

PM National Youth Award & Jamaica Youth in concert-National Centre for Youth Development

RICARDO CHIN PRODUCTION SERVICES

ST

$11,022,893.65

31.10.07

Ministry of Health

Procurement of antiretroviral drugs for HIV-AIDS Treatment, Prevention and Policy Project

HETERO DRUGS LTD

ST

US$227,710.60

31.10.07

Ministry of Health

Procurement of antiretroviral drugs for HIV-AIDS Treatment, Prevention and Policy Project

AUROBINDO PHARMA

ST

US$571,608.35

31.10.07

National Housing Development Corporation

Mount Edgecombe infrastructure work

SWC WOODWORK CONSTRUCTION LIMITED

ST

$45,156,819.00

 

 

 

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

 

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



Contact:

Claudia Williams
Communications Officer
Office of the Contractor-General
17 Knutsford Boulevard
Kingston
5

Phone:

929-6460; 968-8061 (pvt)

e-mail:

cwilliams@ocg.gov.jm

Date:

19/11/2007