news release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The following have been endorsed by the National Contracts Commission during June 2003 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)

04.06.03

Ministry of Education, Youth & Culture

Primary Education Support Project - Purchase of Computer Hardware and Peripherals

Digital Transtec Limited

US$ 87,902.21

04.06.03

Ministry of Education, Youth & Culture

Primary Education Support Project - Purchase of Computer Hardware and Peripherals

CommNett Jamaica Limited

US$ 73,546.50

04.06.03

University of Technology

Procurement of an Integrated administration System for the University of Technology

Strategic Information Technology Services (SITS)

US$560,172.00

04.06.03

Ministry of Education, Youth & Culture

Procurement and Distribution of Secondary Textbooks - 2003

Carlong Publishers Limited

$202,260,053.95

04.06.03

Ministry of Education, Youth & Culture

Procurement and Distribution of Secondary Textbooks - 2003

Sangsters Bookstores

$ 76,193,901.04

04.06.03

Ministry of Education, Youth & Culture

Procurement and Distribution of Secondary Textbooks - 2003

Kingston Bookshop

$164,552,847.21

04.06.03

Ministry of Education, Youth & Culture

Consulting firm to provide Technical Assistance for Literacy Intervention Strategies

Helsinki Consulting Group

US$186,900.00

04.06.03

The Port Authority of Jamaica

Supply and Commissioning of 25ft Patrol Boat

Sea Ark Marine Incorporated

US$ 94,740.00

04.06.03

Airports Authority of Jamaica

Strengthening of Airport Security - Training of personnel

International Air Transportation Association (IATA)

US$289,837.50

04.06.03

HEART Trust/National Training Agency

Insurance Placement on all HEART Trust Locations - 2003/2004 to 2005/2006

Allied Insurance Brokers Limited

$29,499,105.00

11.06.03

Jamaica Social Investment Fund`

Westmoreland Road Rehabilitation - Belmont to Cherry Hill Road

S.W.C. Woodwork and Construction Company Limited

$11,914,702.00

11.06.03

Jamaica Social Investment Fund`

Westmoreland Road Rehabilitation - Robins Hill to Mount Airy Road

S.W.C. Woodwork and Construction Company Limited

$12,564,150.00

11.06.03

Jamaica Social Investment Fund`

Craighton All-Age School Rehabilitation and Expansion

Garan-Tee Construction Company Limited

$11,739,790.00

11.06.03

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

St. Andrew Road Rehabilitation - Mango Row to Richmond Gap Parochial Road

Development Holdings Limited

$13,327,205.00

11.06.03

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Aenon Town All-Age School Expansion

Garan-Tee Construction Company Limited

$10,442,360.00

11.06.03

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Chalky Hill Basic School Construction

W.A. Reid Construction Company

$ 5,552,233.19

11.06.03

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Woodlands to Tatewood Road Rehabilitation

Robertson's Motor Service Company Limited

$21,827,900.64

11.06.03

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Forest Mountain to Content Road Rehabilitation

Robertson's Motor Service Company Limited

$13,881,989.16

11.06.03

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Epping Farm to Penlyne Castle/Minto to Epping Farm/Hagley Gap to Minto Road Rehabilitation

Alcar Construction Company Limited

$30,314,444.00

11.06.03

Ministry of Finance and Planning

Procurement of Janitorial and Related Services for the Ministry of Finance and Planning

Office Services Limited

$ 4,704,868.92

(per annum for two years)

11.06.03

Port Authority of Jamaica

Paving of Terminal Yard - Montego Bay Freeport

Tankweld Construction Company Limited

$64,249,027.00

11.06.03

Urban Development Corporation

Insurance Services

Allied Insurance Brokers (Option 2)

$29,493,000.00

11.06.03

Northeast Regional Health Authority

Construction of a Boundary Wall at the St. Ann's Bay Hospital

W.G. Walters Construction Company Limited

$ 6,389,834.34

18.06.03

The Port Authority of Jamaica

Crane Restoration Project

East Coast Cranes & Electrical Contracting Inc.

US$747,985.00

18.06.03

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

George North to Prudence Shop Road & Hyman Town to Prudence Shop (George North) Road Rehabilitation

S.W.C. Woodwork and Construction Company Limited

$15,845,000.00

18.06.03

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Spring Hill to Bangor Ridge Road/Wakefield to Spring Hill Road Rehabilitation

Professional Haulage and Construction Limited

$ 15,130,540.00

18.06.03

The Port Authority of Jamaica

Paving of North Terminal - Kingston Container Terminal

Surrey Paving and Aggregate Limited

$226,813,612.00

18.06.03

The Port Authority of Jamaica

Dry Docking - M/V "Jamaica II"

North Florida Shipyard

US$ 75,489.00

18.06.03

University of Technology, Jamaica

Consultancy Services for Phase II Implementation of New Integrated Student Administration system (ISAS)

PriceWaterhouseCoopers

US$396,520.00

25.06.03

The Port Authority of Jamaica

Procurement of Straddle Carriers for the Kingston Container Terminal

Kalmar Industries OY AD

US$7,852,488.00

25.06.03

National Water Commission

Security Services - Metro I

Alpha Security Services Limited

$ 9,405,456.00

25.06.03

National Water Commission

Security Services - Metro II

Ranger Protection & Security Company Limited

$ 9,471,773.75

25.06.03

National Water Commission

Security Services - Metro III

Alpha Security Services Limited

$12,363,497.97

25.06.03

National Water Commission

Security Services - Central

Alpha Security Services Limited

$ 6,236,795.40

25.06.03

National Water Commission

Security Services - Western

Atlas Protection Limited

$14,029,939.51

25.06.03

National Water Commission

Security Services - Northern

Brigade Security Services Limited

$ 6,331,168.60

25.06.03

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Cocoa Walk Road To Top Hill Main to Resource Road Rehabilitation

S.W.C. Woodwork and Construction Company Limited

$ 8,367,650.00

25.06.03

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Richmond Gap to Richmond Vale Road Rehabilitation

Alcar Construction and Haulage Company Limited

$ 7,238,090.00

25.06.03

Ministry of Water and Housing

White Horses/Botany/Pamphret Water Supply Project

Corcel Corporation

US$632,656.40

25.06.03

Carib Engineering Corporation Limited

Drilling of a well - Broadgate Water Supply Scheme

Jamaica Wells and Services Limited

$ 4,446,560.73

25.06.03

Ministry of Education, Youth & Culture

Supply of commodities for use in the Nutribun Component of the School Feeding Programme

Beta Milk Company Limited

$30,080,000.00

25.06.03

Airports Authority of Jamaica

Additions/Alterations to the Departure Concourse at the Norman Manley International Airport

Cooper & Associates Limited

$161,478,477.46

 

 

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

Phone: 929-6460

Date: August 26, 2003