news release

TO ALL NEWS AND BUSINESS EDITORS

The following contracts below $15,000,000.00 have been endorsed by the National Contracts Commission during March 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)

12.03.03

Ministry of National Security

Police Station Rehabilitation Programme: Proposed Port Maria Police Station, St. Mary - Consulting Architectural Services

Doug Wright & Associates

$ 7,260,000.00

12.03.03

Ministry of National Security

Architectural Services for the Construction phase of the Falmouth Police Station

Al Richards & Associates

$ 4,900.000.00

12.03.03

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Oakglades Multipurpose Centre - Grill work and installation of fixtures and finishes

Hydav Construction Company Limited

$ 8,365,829.00

12.03.03

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Belmore Feeder Road Rehabilitation - Rehabilitation

Terracon Engineers Limited

$ 5,135,640.00

12.03.03

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Fraser Wood to Hopewell Road - Rehabilitation

Development Holdings Limited

$ 8,442,880.00

12.03.03

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Fraser Wood/Africa/ Marlborough Road - Rehabilitation

Seematt Construction Company Limited

$ 8,916,600.00

12.03.03

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Spring Garden to Wilmington Road - Rehabilitation

Seematt Construction Company Limited

$ 10,342,140.00

19.03.03

Ministry of Education, Youth and Culture

Consulting firm to provide leadership in developing activities in Instructional Technology

Educational Consulting Services Corporation

US$111,266.00

19.03.03

National Works Agency

NWC's Tariff Study

PriceWaterHouseCoopers

US$118,000.00

19.03.03

University of Technology, Jamaica

Renovation to the ground floor Administration Building at the University

Omega Engineering & Maintenance Limited

$ 6,371,303.00

19.03.03

Jamaica Urban Transit Company Limited

Provision of Fleet Maintenance Software

Drive Software Solutions

US$197,965.00

19.03.03

Ministry of Finance and Planning

Printing of Property Tax Assessment Notices

Moore Business Forms Caribbean Limited

$ 6,917,000.00

26.03.03

Ministry of Education, Youth and Culture

Consulting firm to provide support and training to enhance development activities in Instructional Technology (National)

University of Technology

$ 5,894,000.00

26.03.03

Ministry of Education, Youth and Culture

Primary Education Support Project - Supply and installation of Storage Cupboards under the Textbook and Supplementary Readers Component

Neveast Supplies Limited

$ 5,444,000.00

26.03.03

Ministry of Labour and Social Security

Purchase of motor vehicles for the Programme of Advancement through Health and Education Project (PATH)

Fidelity Motors Limited

$ 11,138,920.00

 

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: April 30, 2003