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The following have been endorsed by the National Contracts Commission during January 2004 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)

07.01.04

Ministry of National Security

Sole Source procurement

-Guns

-Ammunition

F.N. Herstal S.A. Belgium

Winchester Ammunition

US$ 489,760.00

US$ 115,000.00

07.01.04

The Port Authority of Jamaica

KCT 4 North Terminal Berth Extension

E. Pihl & Sons A.S.

US$49,603,000.00

07.01.04

Ministry of Education, Youth and Culture, School Feeding Unit

Procurement of Commodities for the Nutrition and Cooked Lunch components of the School Feeding Proramme

- T. Geddes Grant

- Grace Foods &

Services (Grace

Kennedy & Co. Ltd.)

- Beta Milk Co. Ltd.

$27,554,740.00

$ 2,463,000.00

 

$20,814,000.00

14.01.04

Urban Development Corporation

Redevelopment of Two Sisters Cave - Hellshire

W.G. Northover & Associates Limited

$ 7,777,663.07

14.01.04

Urban Development Corporation

Oceana Fire Alarm and Detection System

National Safety Limited

$23,030,566.00

14.01.04

Ministry of Local Government, Community Development & Sport

Parish Infrastructure Development Programme PIDP/03/62

Dwight's Construction Company Limited

$13,832,700.00

14.01.04

Ministry of Local Government, Community Development & Sport

Parish Infrastructure Development Programme PIDP/03/63

Dwight's Construction Company Limited

$10,939,788.00

14.01.04

Ministry of Local Government, Community Development & Sport

Parish Infrastructure Development Programme PIDP/03/64

B.F. Pavement & Consultants Limited

$15,722,825.00

21.01.04

Jamaica Urban Transit Company Ltd.

Demolition Works at the Old Odeon Cinema

Hydav Construction Company Limited

$6,241,420.00

28.01.04

Airports Authority of Jamaica

Refurbishing and Upgrading of the Air Conditioning System Customs Hall Phase 2 - Norman Manley International Airport

Arel Limited

$ 4,356,964.25

28.01.04

Ministry of Local Government, Community Development & Sport

Rehabilitation of the following roads in the KSAC Region: Sangster Crescent, Bowrey Road and Oxford Street - PIDP/03/58

Alcar Construction & Haulage Company Limited

$13,031,520.00

28.01.04

Ministry of Local Government, Community Development & Sport

European Union/Stabex - Variation Order EUS/03/12 (addition) - Parochial and RADA Roads

Asphalting Specialists Ltd.

$ 7,981,725.00

28.01.04

Ministry of Education, Youth and Culture

Printing and Distribution of Primary Textbooks

Eniath's Printing Services

$48,000,000.00

 

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: February 10, 2004

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