news release

TO ALL NEWS AND BUSINESS EDITORS

The following contracts below $15,000,000.00 have been endorsed by the National Contracts Commission during April 2003 for award, under the provision of Section 23D(1)(b) of the Contractor-General Act. This notice on the endorsements is not confirmation of the actual awards. GOJ procurement contracts are awarded by the Ministries or Agencies of Government. Please contact the responsible Ministry or Agency for confirmation on the actual time of awards.

DATE

GOVERNMENT AGENCY

CONTRACT DESCRIPTION

CONTRACTOR

CONTRACT VALUE

J$

(unless otherwise stated)

02.04.03

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Arnett Gardens Community Interactive Centre Rehabilitation - St. Andrew

O.K. Damani's Construction Company Limited

$ 5,888,819.21

02.04.03

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Catadupa Water Supply Upgrade

Bacchus Engineering Works Limited

$ 8,771,463.37

09.04.03

Ministry of Local Government, Community Development and Sport

PIDP/03/48 - Rehabilitation of Parochial Roads in St. James - Maldon and Granvlille

Chicon Enterprise Limited

$ 9,970,718.00

09.04.03

Ministry of Local Government, Community Development and Sport

PIDP/03/49 - Rehabilitation of Parochial Roads in St. James - Spot Valley and Loop Road

S.W.C. Woodwork and Construction Co. Ltd.

$ 9,694,760.00

09.04.03

Ministry of Local Government, Community Development and Sport

European Union Stabex Fund: EUS/03/01 - Rehabilitation of Roads in Manchester - Jones Depot and Mountain Valley

N.G. Atkinson Limited

$ 5,375,009.41

09.04.03

Ministry of Local Government, Community Development and Sport

European Union Stabex Fund: EUS/03/02 - Rehabilitation of Roads in Manchester - Edgeware and Water Mount

Patrick E. Thompson Limited

$ 9,984,585.10

09.04.03

Ministry of Local Government, Community Development and Sport

European Union Stabex Fund: EUS/03/01 - Rehabilitation of Roads in Manchester - Silent Hill and Saw Mill

Seematt Construction Company Limited

$ 9,602,795.05

09.04.03

Urban Development Corporation

Construction of Independence Park Police Station

West Indies Home Contractors Limited

$ 14,767,143.34

09.04.03

Statistical Institute of Jamaica

Internal Partitioning of building at 7 Cecelio Avenue, Kingston 10

MLO Services Limited

$ 5,977,345.00

30.04.03

University of Technology

Procurement of Computer Hardware

Digital Transtec Limited

$ 13,104,144.36

 

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

Contact: Andrea Hoo Fung

Communications Officer

Office of the Contractor-General

17 Knutsford Boulevard

Kingston 5

Date: May 29, 2003