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 August 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)

02.08.06

National Housing Trust

Construction of concrete roof and block wall building for community centre at 88-100 Spanish Town Road

GENERAL CONSTRUCTION DEVELOPERS LIMITED

$29,599,019.76

02.08.06

National Housing Trust

Morris Meadows Housing Development, Grange Lane, Portmore, St. Catherine -- supply and delivery of reinforcement bars

LATMAR ENTERPRISE LIMITED

$10,235,847.44

02.08.06

National Housing Trust

Morris Meadows Housing Development, Grange Lane, Portmore, St. Catherine -- supply and delivery of general construction materials

LATMAR ENTERPRISE LIMITED

$11,977,246.60

02.08.06

National Housing Trust

Morris Meadows Housing Development, Grange Lane, Portmore, St. Catherine -- supply and delivery of Concrete Blocks

LATMAR ENTERPRISE LIMITED

$5,472,727.00

02.08.06

National Housing Trust

Morris Meadows Housing Development, Grange Lane, Portmore, St. Catherine -- supply and delivery of Aggregates

MAXWELL CONSTRUCTION COMPANY LTD

$4,571,250.00

02.08.06

National Housing Trust

Supply and installation of air conditioning system for the NHT’s head office computer room

AREL LTD.

$4,747,912.93

02.08.06

HEART Trust/National Training Agency

Supply of four (4) double-cab diesel pickup trucks

KINGSTON INDUSTRIAL GARAGE LIMITED

$6,190,384.26

02.08.06

Ministry of Education and Youth

Provision of critically-needed secondary places – construction of a three-classroom block at Tarrant High School, Molynes Road

ANOTHER STAR IS BORN CONSTRUCTION LTD

$7,247,526.92

02.08.06

Western Regional Health Authority

Renovation of the Noel Holmes Hospital in Lucea, Hanover

DATELINE TRADING JAMAICA LIMITED

$21,600,000.00

02.08.06

National Housing Trust

Variation (Addition):
Waterworks Housing Project, Westmoreland  -- Infrastructure works

D. R. FOOTE CONSTRUCTION CO. LTD.

$3,080,757.60

02.08.06

Ministry of Justice

Procurement of Architectural, Engineering, and Quantity Surveying services for Kingston Coroners/Traffic Court

HAROLD MORRISON & ROBERT WOODSTOCK ASSOC.

$7,950,000.00

02.08.06

National Export-Import Bank of Jamaica Ltd.

Group Health Insurance coverage and services

LIFE OF JAMAICA

$3,993,933.00

02.08.06

National Export-Import Bank of Jamaica Ltd.

Group Life Insurance and AD & D Insurance coverage

GUARDIAN LIFE

$569,628.00

02.08.06

National Water Commission

Supply, install and commission one standby generator for Logwood treatment plant in Hanover

ARIMA ENGINEERING LTD

$18,411,595.95

02.08.06

National Water Commission

Construction of sanitary sewer, Hopefield Avenue, St Andrew

M & M JAMAICA LTD.

$21,895,546.00

02.08.06

South East Regional Health Authority

Provision of private security services for 3 years at Kingston Public Hospital and Victoria Jubilee Hospitals, North Street

BUNKER SECURITY & PROTECTION LIMITED

$77,552,618.00

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of pharmaceuticals -- October 1, 2006 to March 31, 2008

RANBAXY LABORATORIES LIMITED

$40,410,421.50

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of pharmaceuticals -- October 1, 2006 to March 31, 2008

REMEDICA LIMITED

$36,991,125.00

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of pharmaceuticals -- October 1, 2006 to March 31, 2008

ELI LILLY EXPORT S.A. (PUERTO RICO BRANCH)

$34,318,725.00

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of pharmaceuticals -- October 1, 2006 to March 31, 2008

ABBOTT LABORATORIES

$25,766,671.65

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of pharmaceuticals -- October 1, 2006 to March 31, 2008

INTER-COMMERCIAL DISTRIBUTORS LIMITED

$19,780,148.50

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of pharmaceuticals -- October 1, 2006 to March 31, 2008

LASCELLES LABORATORIES LIMITED

$15,922,919.00

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of pharmaceuticals -- October 1, 2006 to March 31, 2008

SCHERING LAS AMERICAS S.A.

$15,698,712.50

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of pharmaceuticals -- October 1, 2006 to March 31, 2008

MEDI-GRACE LIMITED

$15,087,564.75

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of pharmaceuticals -- October 1, 2006 to March 31, 2008

DR. REDDY'S LABORATORIES LIMITED

$13,937,090.00

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of pharmaceuticals  -- October 1, 2006 to March 31, 2008

JANSSEN CILAG

$12,727,960.00

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of pharmaceuticals -- October 1, 2006 to March 31, 2008

NICHOLAS PIRAMAL INDIA LTD.

$11,161,200.00

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of pharmaceuticals -- October 1, 2006 to March 31, 2008

MAC'S PHARMACEUTICALS & COSMETICS LIMITED

$10,302,626.00

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of pharmaceuticals -- October 1, 2006 to March 31, 2008

TORRENT PHARMACEUTICALS LIMITED

$7,023,303.00

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of pharmaceuticals -- October 1, 2006 to March 31, 2008

SANDOZ LIMITED

$42,843,877.50

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of pharmaceuticals -- October 1, 2006 to March 31, 2008

TS PHARM INC.

$47,488,613.50

09.08.06

National Water Commission

Procurement of private security safety services for three (3) years – St. Elizabeth/Manchester and Portland/St. Mary

ATLAS PROTECTION LIMITED

$8,818,419.00

09.08.06

National Water Commission

Procurement of private security safety services for three (3) years – Zone I

INTREPID SECURITY SERVICES

$13,378,770.00

09.08.06

National Water Commission

Procurement of private security safety services for three (3) years – St. Catherine

CORPORATE LOGISTICS LIMITED

$9,193,996.00

09.08.06

National Water Commission

Procurement of private security safety services for Three (3) years – St. Ann and St. James/Trelawny

D.L.C. INTERNATIONAL SECURITY LIMITED

$13,243,378.00

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of pharmaceuticals -- October 1, 2006 to March 31, 2008

FACEY COMMODITY COMPANY LIMITED

$121,906,240.03

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of pharmaceuticals -- October 1, 2006 to March 31, 2008

H.D. HOPWOOD & COMPANY LIMITED

$101,400,614.19

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of pharmaceuticals -- October 1, 2006 to March 31, 2008

MASTERS INTERNATIONAL (UK) LIMITED

$85,635,444.73

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of pharmaceuticals -- October 1, 2006 to March 31, 2008

LASCO DISTRIBUTORS LIMITED

$74,592,330.10

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of pharmaceuticals -- October 1, 2006 to March 31, 2008

BAXTER SALES & DISTRIBUTION CORPORATION

$67,178,765.00

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of pharmaceuticals -- October 1, 2006 to March 31, 2008

APOTEX INCORPORATED

$61,160,130.47

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of pharmaceuticals -- October 1, 2006 to March 31, 2008

MEDIMPEX WEST INDIES LIMITED

$52,927,930.00

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of pharmaceuticals -- October 1, 2006 to March 31, 2008

GLAXOSMITHKLINE CARIBBEAN LIMITED

$49,316,980.50

09.08.06

National Water Commission

Procurement of private security safety services for three (3) years – Zones II and III ( Clarendon and Hanover/Westmoreland)

ALPHA SECURITY SERVICES (1984) LIMITED

$37,306,488.30

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of pharmaceuticals -- October 1, 2006 to March 31, 2008

CARLISLE LABORATORIES LIMITED

$6,770,247.02

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of medical sundries for October 1, 2006-March 31, 2008

SHANDONG PROTOS

$7,362,855.00

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of medical sundries for October 1, 2006-March 31, 2008

KMM MARKETING COMPANY

$12,310,646.40

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of medical sundries for October 1, 2006-March 31, 2008

LASCO DISTRIBUTORS LIMITED

$10,096,301.00

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of medical sundries for October 1, 2006-March 31, 2008

WRP ASIA PACIFIC SDN

$8,246,122.50

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of medical sundries for October 1, 2006-March 31, 2008

SCIENTIFIC SUPPLIES & TECHNOLOGY

$7,938,796.50

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of medical sundries for October 1, 2006-March 31, 2008

A.A. LAQUIS LIMITED

$7,364,689.00

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of medical sundries for October 1, 2006-March 31, 2008

DISPOSABLES LIMITED

$7,169,924.75

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of medical sundries for October 1, 2006-March 31, 2008

SO-MED DISTRIBUTORS LIMITED

$5,842,600.00

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of medical sundries for October 1, 2006 -March 31, 2008

RENAL DYNAMICS LLC

$5,281,920.00

09.08.06

National Housing Trust

Demolition of squatters units at Railway Lane and Barracks Road in St James

T.B. & D.F. CONTRACTORS LIMITED

$15,485,500.00

09.08.06

Jamaica Defence Force

Supply of pipes, fittings, and accessories for re-piping work at Up Park Camp

OMNI INDUSTRIES LIMITED

$15,986,228.00

09.08.06

Jamaica Urban Transit Co. Ltd.

Procurement of uniform for non-administrative staff 2006-2007

L.P. AZAR LIMITED

$16,236,050.00

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of medical sundries for October 1, 2006-March 31, 2008

SHANGHAI MEDICINES & HEALTH PRODUCTS

$12,924,993.82

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of medical sundries for October 1, 2006-March 31, 2008

TROGE MEDICAL GMBH

$13,629,174.50

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of medical sundries for October 1, 2006-March 31, 2008

RFB LATEX LTD

$14,077,587.50

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of pharmaceuticals -- October 1, 2006 to March 31, 2008

DISPOSABLES LIMITED

$6,498,582.50

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of pharmaceuticals -- October 1, 2006 to March 31, 2008

HALEWOOD CHEMICALS LIMITED

$6,306,559.42

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of pharmaceuticals -- October 1, 2006 to March 31, 2008

BRISTOL-MYERS SQUIBB

$6,282,760.00

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of pharmaceuticals -- October 1, 2006 to March 31, 2008

SUPREME CHEMICALS LIMITED

$5,909,672.00

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of pharmaceuticals -- October 1, 2006 to March 31, 2008

RENAL DYNAMICS LLC

$5,384,100.00

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of pharmaceuticals -- October 1, 2006 to March 31, 2008

NOVOCOL PHARMACEUTICAL OF CANADA

$4,028,250.00

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of medical sundries for October 1, 2006-March 31, 2008

MEDICAL PRODUCTS LIMITED

$32,357,000.00

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of medical sundries for October 1, 2006-March 31, 2008

WINWIN IMPORT & EXPORT

$16,533,164.16

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of medical sundries for October 1, 2006-March 31, 2008

SHANGHAI CHANGJUN IMPORT

$29,973,848.00

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of medical sundries for October 1, 2006-March 31, 2008

CARI-MED LIMITED

$22,019,659.00

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of medical sundries for October 1, 2006-March 31, 2008

3M INTERAMERICA INC.

$19,811,942.20

09.08.06

Health Corporation Ltd.

Procurement of medical sundries for October 1, 2006-March 31, 2008

PHARMACO INDUSTRIES LTD.

$18,515,107.70

16.08.06

E-Learning Jamaica Company Ltd.

Supply of technology and LAN (Tech/Lan) Build-Out – Lot 3 (computers and related services)

DELL WORLD TRADE CORPORATION

US$11,299,680.60

16.08.06

E-Learning Jamaica Company Ltd.

Supply of school furniture

EHC Industries Limited

US$756,110.97

16.08.06

National Works Agency

Special Flood Damage Programme 2006 – 2007:  repairs to  roads in Clarendon:  Silent Hill to Moravia

CONSTRUCTION SOLUTIONS LTD.

$33,846,552.38

16.08.06

Port Authority of Jamaica

Construction of Western Berth – Phase 5-1B, Kingston Container Terminal

E PIHL & SONS A.S.

US$37,272,495.06

16.08.06

E-Learning Jamaica Company Ltd.

Supply of technology and LAN (Tech/Lan) Build-Out – Lot 2 (computers and supplies, audio-visual goods and services)

ILLUMINAT (JAMAICA) LIMITED

US$2,347,773.83

16.08.06

E-Learning Jamaica Company Ltd.

Supply of technology and LAN (Tech/Lan) Build-Out – Lot 1 (computers and supplies)

DELL WORLD TRADE CORPORATION

US$14,556,938.17

16.08.06

Ministry of Industry, Technology, Energy and Commerce

Storage Area Network (SAN) solution Lot 6 MCST/2006/0020: IDB/MCST Information and Communications Technology Project

ILLUMINAT (JAMAICA) LIMITED

US$425,568.38

(or J$27,921,994.25)

16.08.06

Port Authority of Jamaica

Sole source repairs of Detroit Diesel Engines, Kingston Container Terminal

JAMAICA INDUSTRIAL EQUIPMENT CO. LIMITED

$22,800,000.00

16.08.06

National Works Agency

Microsurfacing Asphaltic works on roads in  Kingston & St Andrew – Constant Spring Road, Olivier Road, Shortwood Road, Norbrook Drive, Mountain View Avenue, Sea Breeze Avenue.

MICROSURFACING LTD.

$12,220,000.00

23.08.06

Ministry of Education and Youth

Rehabilitation of schools programme 2006-2007: repairs and waterproofing existing concrete roof at Garvey Maceo High

XYZ CONSTRUCTION LIMITED

$6,670,570.00

23.08.06

Ministry of Education and Youth

Critical rehabilitation of schools phase 1 2006-2007:  construction of sanitation block at Davis Primary,  Old Harbour, St. Catherine

BARR'S CONSTRUCTION SERVICES

$4,100,306.50

23.08.06

NMIA Airports Limited

Primary electrical distribution system upgrade Phase 1 – Norman  Manley International Airport

RELIABLE ENGINEERS LTD.

$184,408,187.00

23.08.06

National Health Fund

Public Information/Education Programme 2006-2009

PRISM COMMUNICATIONS LIMITED

$14,237,587.00

23.08.06

Ministry of Education and Youth

Rehabilitation of Schools Programme 2006-2007:  construction of a sanitation block at Berwick All-Age School, Riversdale, St. Catherine.  

SOUTH'S WOODCRAFT & CONSTRUCTION

$4,680,257.10

23.08.06

Ministry of Education and Youth

Procurement of integrated primary workbooks/textbooks

CARLONG PUBLISHERS (CARIBBEAN) LIMITED

$185,376,000.00

23.08.06

Ministry of Education and Youth

Procurement of primary grade 4 and integrated workbooks

MID-ISLAND EDUCATORS

$53,820,000.00

23.08.06

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Procurement of computer hardware for JSIF office

FUJITSU TRANSACTION SOLUTIONS (JA) LIMITED

$4,558,814.00

23.08.06

National Works Agency

Construction of box culvert at Treasure Beach in St. Elizabeth

D. R. FOOTE CONSTRUCTION CO. LTD.

$7,432,936.00

23.08.06

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Road rehabilitation:  Jarrett Lane, St Andrew (1.5km)

ALCAR CONSTRUCTION & HAULAGE CO. LTD.

$5,462,300.00

23.08.06

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Road rehabilitation: Trenail Lane to Maggotty Road, St. Elizabeth (1.6km)

EASTERN SAINT THOMAS CONSTRUCTION CO. Ltd.

$9,631,570.00

23.08.06

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Road rehabilitation: Kilmarnock Road, Westmoreland (2km)

CONTRAXX ENTERPRISES LIMITED

$14,959,634.00

30.08.06

Ministry of Education and Youth

Consulting services:  evaluation of early childhood institutions for registration under the Early Childhood Act

KOCI MARKET RESEARCH & DATA MINING SERVICES

$9,123,400.00

30.08.06

Jamaica Promotions Corporation (JAMPRO)

Insurance Coverage for JAMPRO’s Assets

ALLIED INSURANCE BROKERS LIMITED

$4,089,290.00

30.08.06

HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control Project

Supply and installation of  network equipment and cabling for LAN at the National Public Health Laboratory

MEDIA NET LIMITED

US$157,623.40

30.08.06

National Works Agency

Local Ship Agency for services to Petrojam vessels

ROYALE OCEAN SHIPPING CO. LTD.

US$434,000.00

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

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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:

2006-10-02