news release

TO ALL NEWS AND BUSINESS EDITORS

The following contracts below $15,000,000 have been endorsed by the National Contracts Commission during December 2002 and January 2003 for award, under the provision of Section 23D(1)(b) of the Contractor-General Act:

DATE

GOVERNMENT AGENCY

CONTRACT DESCRIPTION

CONTRACTOR

CONTRACT VALUE

J$

(unless otherwise stated)

04.12.02

Public Sector Modernisation Project

Procurement of Computer Software (Lot 2)

Spatial Innovision

US$ 111,600.00

04.12.02

Ministry of Local Government and Community Development

Procurement of Wireless Computer Local Area Network for Local Authorities - GOJ/IDB Loan No. 1197/OC-JA Bid No. PIDP/01/603

IBM World Trade Corporation

US$ 238,085.40

04.12.02

Petrojam Limited

Repairs to Petrojam Marine Dock and Replacement of Dock Crane

Underwater Services Limited

$ 14,630,855.00

11.12.02

Carib Engineering Corporation

Higgin Town Water Supply Scheme - Construction and Testing of Well at Green Park, St. Ann

Hood Daniel Well Company Limited

$ 7,492,138.50

11.12.02

 

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Construction of Classroom and Laboratory Block at Bethabara Primary and Junior High School, Manchester

Garan-Tee Construction Company Limited

$ 10,262,568.00

11.12.02

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Completion of Litchfield Basic School structure and plumbing

W.A. Reid Construction Company

$ 5,097,050.00

11.12.02

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Rehabilitation of the Sinks to Burn Road in Clarendon

BF Pavement & Consultants Limited

$ 10,000,000.00

11.12.02

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Rehabilitation of the Burn to Jericho Road in Clarendon

BF Pavement & Consultants Limited

$ 7,573,697.00

11.12.02

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Rehabilitation of the Hermitage to Farm Road in St. Thomas

HDB Construction Company Limited

$ 6,963,464.00

11.12.02

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Upgrading of Pipeline -- Hagley Gap to Penlyne Castle in St. Thomas

Frederick Rodriques & Associates

$ 7,889,200.00

18.12.02

Jamaica National Heritage Trust

Restoration work to Annex of Headquarters House, Duke Street

W.G. Anderson Limited

$ 11,300,000.00

18.12.02

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Construction of Cairn Curran Basic School

Howard Construction Company

$ 5,476,027.96

18.12.02

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Upgrading and Rehabilitation of Giblatore Road in St. Catherine

HDB Construction Company Limited

$ 11,440,705.00

15.01.03

Ministry of Education, Youth and Culture

Evaluation of Teachers' College Rationalization Programme

Dr. Nancy George

US$ 112,950.00

29.01.03

Ministry of Health

Construction Services to Annotto Bay Hospital Sewerage Treatment Plant

Walcan & Associates

$ 6,302,660.40

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: February 17, 2003