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 April 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)

05.04.06

National Works Agency

Emergency flood damage works to Worthy Park Bridge and river training, St Catherine

SEAN D. CONSTRUCTION CO. LTD.

$6,429,775.00

05.04.06

Ministry of Justice

Cabling of complex and installation of computer equipment at the Court Of Appeal

FUJITSU TRANSACTION SOLUTIONS (JA) LIMITED

$6,496,764.00

05.04.06

Ministry of Justice

Re-Cabling entire complex and installing computer equipment in Criminal Registry, Courtrooms and Judges’ Chambers at the Supreme Court

FUJITSU TRANSACTION SOLUTIONS (JA) LIMITED

$10,673,265.00

12.04.06

NMIA Airports Limited

Procurement of an aircraft rescue and fire fighting vehicle for Norman Manley International Airport

NSG EXPORTS LIMITED

US$989,629.68

12.04.06

The Port Authority of Jamaica

Structural repairs to include steel erection, sandblasting and painting to Portland Cottage Lighthouse

TANKWELD CONSTRUCTION CO.  

$6,371,245.00

12.04.06

The Port Authority of Jamaica

Supply of LXE Mobile Computer Devices for Kingston Container Terminal

COMPUTEC SYSTEMS CORPORATION

US$290,148.72

12.04.06

Ministry of Local Government & Environment

Renovation and extension to Lucea Fire station

BAJAD LIMITED

$18,186,810.00

12.04.06

Airports Authority of Jamaica

Supply and Implementation of Intel Processor-based  Blade Servers, Storage Area Network and Tape Library system at the Norman Manley International Airport

INNOVATIVE CORPORATE SOLUTIONS

US$162,003.08

12.04.06

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Consultant service for Caribbean Catastrophe Risk Insurance -  Risk Modelling and Insurance Contract Design

EQECAT Inc.

US$391,900.00

12.04.06

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Consultant service for Catastrophe Insurance Risk - Financing Strategy of the facility

CGM/GeoSY/KAC CONSORTIUM

US$495,429.00

12.04.06

Ministry of Health

Consultant to design a new block at Falmouth Hospital

HAROLD MORRISON, AND ROBERT WOODSTOCK ASSOCIATES LTD

$5,425,000.00

12.04.06

Ministry of National Security

Repairing and renovating the August Town Police Station

ENVIRO PLANNERS LIMITED

$4,529,852.50

19.04.06

Urban Development Corporation (UDC)

UDC properties and assets Insurance placements for 2006/7 to 2008/2009

ALLIED INSURANCE BROKERS LIMITED

$42,730,483.00

19.04.06

National Irrigation Commission Ltd.

Hydraulic excavator for maintenance of drains at Black River upper and lower morass at Hounslow. St. Elizabeth

POWER & TRACTORS LIMITED

US$173,864.24

19.04.06

Ministry of Agriculture & Lands

Renovation of Abattoir at Bodles Research Station, Old Harbour

HOWARD CONSTRUCTION COMPANY LTD.

$9,467,558.23

19.04.06

University of Technology, Jamaica

The manufacture of uniforms for female Administrative and Technical staff at the University

FABRIC CONSULTANTS LIMITED

US$73,166.65

19.04.06

National Housing Trust

Conducting a Job Evaluation exercise for NHT for the AS, ADM & MTS Groups

PRICE WATERHOUSE COOPERS (PWC)

$6,392,000.00

26.04.06

The Port Authority of Jamaica

Supply and installation of air conditioning and ventilation systems for customs accommodation at Kingston Container Terminals

KSA ENGINEERING CONSULTANTS LTD

$5,304,466.35

26.04.06

The Port Authority of Jamaica

Supply and installation of Electrical systems at new offices the electrical systems for customs at Kingston Container Terminals

R.E. FORRESTER ELECTRICAL CONSTRUCTION LTD.

$5,609,273.28

26.04.06

The Port Authority of Jamaica

Ceiling and partitioning for the customs  accommodation at Kinston Container Terminal,  Berth II

ASB CONSTRUCTION LTD

$7,039,110.00

26.04.06

The Port Authority of Jamaica

Construction of rest rooms and vault, including  tiling and painting – Kingston Container Terminal, Berth II

ASB CONSTRUCTION LTD

$5,633,283.00

26.04.06

Ministry of Finance and Planning – Tax Administration Services Department

Supply and install Duplex Passenger Elevator at Taxpayer Audit & assessment Dept., 116 East St. Kingston

COMFORTAIR ENGINEERING LIMITED

$8,408,729.00


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