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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The following contract award recommendations have been endorsed and/or approved by the National Contracts Commission (NCC) during March 2009, for award, under the powers which are reserved to the NCC by Sections 23D(1)(b) & (c) of the Contractor-General Act. These notices of endorsement and/or approval by the NCC do not constitute a confirmation of the actual awards. Government of Jamaica procurement contracts are ultimately awarded by the relevant Ministries or Agencies of Government. Please contact the responsible Ministry or Agency of Government for confirmation of the details of actual contract awards.

 

 

DATE

GOVERNMENT AGENCY

CONTRACT DESCRIPTION

FUND

CONTRACTOR

PROCUREMENT METHOD

CONTRACT VALUE
J$
(unless otherwise stated)

04.02.09 Late Entry

Housing Agency of Jamaica Ltd

Construction of housing infrastructure: roadways, water supply, sewage collection system, drainage, septic tank and tile field at Luana 3 in St Elizabeth.

HAJ

Solid Engineering Co Ltd

ST

$87,142,955.00

04.03.09

National Works Agency

Repairs to specific sections of the roof at the Vale Royal residence.

GOJ

ALFRASURE STRUCTURES & ROOFING LIMITED

LT

$13,227,942.00

04.03.09

Fiscal Services Limited

Follow-on contract for the implementation of Customs Automated Services System (CASS) for nine (9) months.

GOAB

TECHBIOS

SS

US$90,000.00

04.03.09

Ministry of National Security

Construction of the Lacovia Police station in St Elizabeth.

GOJ

SHARE CON LTD

ST

$37,327,157.18

04.03.09

Ministry of Agriculture

Variation (Addition):
Construct cold storage facility at Sangster's Intl Airport.

IADB

HOWARD CONSTRUCTION COMPANY LTD.

ST

$6,268,729.35

04.03.09

Ministry of Finance and the Public Service

Provision for private security guard services for a contract period of two years at the Financial Investigation Division at Shalimar Ave.

GOJ

ATLAS PROTECTION LIMITED

ST

$10,370,400.00

04.03.09

National Export-Import Bank of Jamaica Limited

Provision for auditing services for the period 2009 to 2013.

EXIM

PRICEWATERHOUSECOOPERS (PWC)

ST

$17,870,906.00

04.03.09

Regional Health Authorities

Additional supply and installation of a Gastro Intestinal Endoscope System for KPH.

GOJ

SUN MEDICO JA. LIMITED

SS

US$182,785.20

04.03.09

Registrar General's Department

Provision for two (2) year private security for the RGD head office and nine (9) regional offices.

RGD

ATLAS PROTECTION LIMITED

OT

$23,748,980.00

04.03.09

University Hospital of the West Indies

Increase cost additional for wage agreement and currency depreciation to supply and install a 738,000 gallon Water Storage Tank.

UHWI

TANKWELD LTD.

SS

$8,125,832.39

04.03.09

Ministry of Agriculture

Consultancy services to guide the implementation of the National Animal Identification System. (Agricultural Support Services Project).

IADB

ADT PROJEKT GMBH

OT

€199,196.00

04.03.09

E-Learning Company

Supply project schools with interactive White Boards.

UAF

ILLUMINAT (JAMAICA) LIMITED

OT

US$1,898,080.00

04.03.09

E-Learning Company

Supply project schools with Multi media presentation kits.

UAF

ILLUMINAT (JAMAICA) LIMITED

OT

US$1,429,560.00

04.03.09

Port Authority of Jamaica

Procure the supply of spare parts for the repairs to the ECH #15 machine at the Kingston Container Terminal.

PAJ

KALMAR INDUSTRIES CORP

SS

US$108,744.23

04.03.09

Urban Development Corporation (UDC)

Contract agreement for five (5) years for sewage treatment in the amount of $133,307.00 initial single cost, plus monthly rates as applicable to NWC.

UDC

ROSE HALL UTILITIES LTD

SS

$133,307.00

04.03.09

Urban Development Corporation (UDC)

Variation (Addition):
Refurbishment of St William Grant Park at Parade Kingston.

GOJ

JATLIN CONSTRUCTION & ASSOCIATION LTD.

SS

$21,556,254.50

04.03.09

Urban Development Corporation (UDC)

Variation (Addition):
New Urban Transport Centre at Water Lane

GOJ

ALCAR CONSTRUCTION & HAULAGE CO. LTD.

OT

$173,293,700.21

04.03.09

Ministry of Education and Youth

Variation (Addition):
Construction of a two-storey block for six (6) classrooms, admin facilities, bio lab and restrooms at Carron High School

GOJ

MATRIX ENGINEERING WORKS LIMITED

ST

$16,702,390.30

11.03.09

Urban Development Corporation (UDC)

Follow-on acquisition of Notebook and desktop computers, storage rack and storage processor related equipment.

UDC

DELL WORLD TRADE CORPORATION

SS

US$69,950.39

11.03.09

Ministry of National Security

Procurement of five (5) mobile police command posts for the JCF community policing initiative.

DFID

JAMAICA INDUSTRIAL EQUIPMENT CO. LIMITED

SS

$21,674,700.00

11.03.09

Ministry of National Security

Procurement of Seven (7) mobile forensic special motor vehicle units for JCF.

DFID

JAMAICA INDUSTRIAL EQUIPMENT CO. LIMITED

LT

US$605,500.00

11.03.09

National Housing Trust

Follow-on contract for the continuation of the supply of uniform material for 2009 at the anticipated cost of over $3million.

NHT

L.P. AZAR LIMITED

SS

$3,000,000.00

11.03.09

National Housing Trust

Increased cost for procurement of external auditing services at the Head office of the Trust.

NHT

KPMG

ST

$1,473,725.00

11.03.09

Port Authority of Jamaica

Variation (Addition):
Construction of Western Berth Phase 5 -1B Kingston Container Terminal.

PAJ

E PIHL & SONS A.S.

ST

US$460,085.15

11.03.09

Petrojam Limited

Procurement of extinguishers to combat small fires at Petrojam Refinery.

PCJ

NATIONAL SAFETY LIMITED

SS

US$117,785.39

11.03.09

Petrojam Limited

Variation (Addition):
Install and commission Ethanol & Gasoline tanks for Montego Bay.

PCJ

CHICAGO BRIDGE & IRON LTD

LT

US$373,500.00

11.03.09

Jamaica Tourist Board

Follow-on contract for two years to provide advertising services for US $ 1,085,000.00 per annum, commencing April 30, 2009.

GOJ

DRAFT FCB

SS

US$2,170,000.00

11.03.09

National Water Commission

Construction of 900m of 250mm diameter PVC sanitary sewers to Paddington Terrace/East Kings House Road/ Liguanea Ave.

NWC

G .M. & ASSOCIATES LTD.

ST

$26,843,581.27

11.03.09

Port Authority of Jamaica

Insurance placement part 1in respect of each of the three (3) contract years for personal accident and Jamaican designated policies.

PAJ

ALLIED INSURANCE BROKERS LIMITED

ST

$15,638,103.00

11.03.09

Port Authority of Jamaica

Insurance placement part 2 in respect of each of the three (3) contract years for US designated policies.

PAJ

ALLIED INSURANCE BROKERS LIMITED

ST

US$5,045,834.00

11.03.09

National Works Agency

Road Safety Programme 2008-2009. Procurement of 1970 traffic signs and poles with connection fittings complete.

IADB

INNOVATIVE SIGNS & AWNINGS LIMITED

ST

$36,103,107.80

11.03.09

National Housing Trust

Placement of insurance services for contract period of three (3) years for the NHT portfolio for different assets.

NHT

CGM INSURANCE BROKERS JAMAICA LIMITED

ST

$424,800,000.00

11.03.09

Jamaica Fire Brigade

Building construction for rehabilitation of the Santa Cruz Sub-station.

GOJ

URIEL TURNER

ST

$11,070,810.00

11.03.09

Factories Corporation of Jamaica Ltd.

Provision of private security guard services at the two Marcus Garvey Drive complexes -- Duke Street and Spring Field in St Thomas -- for three (3) years.

FC

ATLAS PROTECTION LIMITED

ST

$71,700,480.00

11.03.09

Factories Corporation of Jamaica Ltd.

Consultancy services for the design of two (2) new warehouse type buildings for Garmex Free Zone.

FC

C. H. TOMLINSON & ASSOC.

LT

$23,303,500.00

11.03.09

Ministry of Agriculture

Supply of on the farm irrigation equipment for the NIDP project areas. (Agricultural Support Services Project).

CDB

JAMAICA DRIP IRRIGATION LIMITED

ST

$10,379,759.00

11.03.09

Ministry of Agriculture

Supply and installation and commission of two (2) Chill rooms at the Plant Quarantine Division in Montego Bay. (Agricultural Support Services Project).

IADB

AIR CONDITIONING & REFRIGERATION SALES

ST

$10,433,550.34

11.03.09

University of the West Indies

Extension of contract 1-3-09 to 31-7-09 for the Cleaning and Porter services at the University Hospital in Papine, St Andrew.

GOJ

MILESTONE ENVIRONMENTAL LIMITED

SS

$48,127,455.60

11.03.09

University Hospital of the West Indies

Extension of contract 1-3-09 to 31-7-09 for the provision of private security services at the University Hospital in Papine, St Andrew.

UHWI

MARKSMAN LIMITED

SS

$31,913,280.00

11.03.09

University Hospital of the West Indies

Extension of contract 1-3-09 to 31-7-09 for A/C and refrigeration maintenance work at the University Hospital in Papine, St Andrew.

UHWI

RONHAM & ASSOCIATES LTD

SS

$3,520,996.19

11.03.09

University of the West Indies

Extension of contract 1-3-09 to 31-7-09 for the Clothing Laundry services at the University Hospital in Papine, St Andrew.

UHWI

SUPREME LAUNDRY SERVICES LIMITED

SS

$16,800,000.00

11.03.09

University Hospital of the West Indies

Extension of contract 1-3-09 to 31-7-09 for electrical maintenance services at the University Hospital in Papine, St Andrew.

UHWI

HIGHLIGHT ELECTRICAL SALES & SERVICES LIMITED

SS

$1,773,166.63

11.03.09

University Hospital of the West Indies

Extension of contract 1-3-09 to 31-7-09 for general maintenance services at the University Hospital in Papine, St Andrew.

UHWI

PERRY'S CONSTRUCTION & DRAUGHTING

SS

$3,344,600.00

11.03.09

University Hospital of the West Indies

Extension of contract 1-3-09 to 31-7-09 for the procurement of steam maintenance services at the University Hospital in Papine, St Andrew.

UHWI

EL-MECH ENGINEERS LTD.

SS

$823,200.00

11.03.09

Development Bank of Jamaica

Project management services for the converged communication project installation.

DBJ

FUJITSU TRANSACTION SOLUTIONS (JA) LTD

SS

US$40,800.00

18.03.09

National Works Agency

Procurement of four (4) 3500kg payload crew trucks.

GOJ

KEY MOTORS LIMITED

ST

$12,613,374.00

18.03.09

Airports Authority of Jamaica

Provision for NMIA insurance placements services for the US & JA dollar components 2009-2010 to 2011-2012; for the US component in the amount of $1,120,374.00.

AAJ

FRASER FONTAINE & KONG LTD 2

LT

US$1,120,374.00

18.03.09

Airports Authority of Jamaica

Provision for NMIA insurance placements services for US & JA dollar components 2009-2010 to 2011-2012; for the JA component in the amount of $2,138,077.00.

AAJ

FRASER FONTAINE & KONG LTD 2

LT

$2,138,077.00

18.03.09

Ministry of National Security

Procurement of security related items.

GOJ

Please contact AGENCY for further details

SS

US$123,785.75

18.03.09

Department of Correctional Services

Direct contract methodology for procurement of gymnasium equipment for the DCS.

DFID

GISCOMBE SPORTS WAREHOUSE

SS

$4,773,202.00

18.03.09

Bank of Jamaica

Maintenance one year contract for monitoring Electronic Building Integrated (EBI) System. Tax cost not included in contract amount.

BOJ

HONEYWELL INTERNATIONAL INC

SS

US$36,816.00

18.03.09

Ministry of Education

Construct extension and renovation of Arthur Wint Basic School & Hanover Resource Centre in Lucea, Hanover.

CDB

A1 CONSTRUCTION COMPANY LIMITED

OT

$65,371,955.00

18.03.09

Ministry of Education

Construct extension and renovation of Torrington Basic School & Westmoreland Resource Centre in Westmoreland.

CDB

A1 CONSTRUCTION COMPANY LIMITED

OT

$72,075,230.00

18.03.09

Ministry of Education

Construct extension and renovation of Nain Basic School & St Elizabeth Resource Centre in St Elizabeth

CDB

A1 CONSTRUCTION COMPANY LIMITED

OT

$72,596,470.00

18.03.09

Petroleum Company of Jamaica

Emergency procurement for 5000-11 kg, 3200-14 kg and 1800-45 kg LPG Cylinders.

PETCOM

EFG INDUSTRIES, INC.

SS

US$331,410.00

18.03.09

Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica

Procurement of Symsure Automated monitoring system software, as well as for training and installation. Maintenance annual fee and upgrade amounted to US $5000.00.

PET-CORP

SYMPTAI CONSULTING LIMITED

SS

$49,000.00

18.03.09

Ministry of National Security

Procurement of one (1) XGT-7000 XRF Microscope System for the Forensic Laboratory.

GOJ

HORIBA JOBIN YVON INC

SS

US$196,148.00

18.03.09

Ministry of National Security

Procurement of one (1) Randox Evidence Investigator Analyzer System for the Forensic Laboratory.

GOJ

RANDOX CLINICAL DIAGNOSTIC SOLUTIONS

SS

US$113,000.00

18.03.09

Ministry of National Security

Procurement of one (1) Labram Aramis Raman Microscope System for the Forensic Laboratory.

GOJ

HORIBA JOBIN YVON INC

SS

US$282,968.00

18.03.09

Ministry of National Security

Procurement of security related items

GOJ

Please contact AGENCY for further details

SS

£314,000.00

18.03.09

Ministry of National Security

Procurement of security related items

GOJ

Please contact AGENCY for further details

SS

US$740,000.00

18.03.09

National Housing Trust

Provision for Health insurance coverage for permanent and temporary staff and their eligible dependents.

NHT

SAGICOR JAMAICA LTD

LT

$72,000,000.00

18.03.09

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Rehabilitation of 2.78 km of road surface overlay, construct curbs and channels, V and U drains and reinstatement of trenches at Spring Bank to Stony Hill Road in Portland.

GOJ

CONTRAXX ENTERPRISE LIMITED

ST

$23,055,567.75

18.03.09

National Housing Trust

Variation (Addition):
Installation of lift stations equipment, inclusive of pumps, generators and associated electro mechanical works at Monymusk Housing in Clarendon.

NHT

COOPER & ASSOCIATES LTD.

SS

$5,086,336.80

18.03.09

Housing Agency of Jamaica Ltd

Rehabilitation of existing treatment plant, including ponds, polythene lining, dewatering and removing the vegetation at Portmore Villas.

HAJ

MATRIX ENGINEERING WORKS LTD

ST

$27,594,840.00

18.03.09

National Housing Trust

Consulting civil engineering services for Sheckles Housing Development in Clarendon.

NHT

JENTECH CONSULTANTS LTD

ST

$14,138,264.79

18.03.09

National Housing Trust

Supply and installation of pipes and fittings for connections of pipeline junctions at Green Pond Housing in St James.

NHT

ASHDEV LTD

SS

$14,191,773.58

18.03.09

Rural Water Supply Company

The design, supply and erection of a 1.136ML bolted steel Water Tank ST 004 at Kitson Town-Point Hill Water Supply scheme.

GOJ

FLORIDA AQUASTORE LTD

OT

$26,922,772.80

18.03.09

Rural Water Supply Company

The design, supply and erection of a 225000 litre bolted steel Water Tank ST 005 at Hunts Town-Wellington Water Supply scheme.

GOJ

FLORIDA AQUASTORE LTD

OT

$13,510,988.00

18.03.09

Rural Water Supply Company

The design, supply and erection of a 225000 litre bolted steel Water Tank ST 006 at Carisbrook Maggoty Water Supply scheme.

GOJ

FLORIDA AQUASTORE LTD

OT

$12,841,599.00

18.03.09

National Water Commission

Construction of surface water sewers and potable main renewal in Port Antonio and the north east coast of Portland.

EIB

VINCI CONSTRUCTION GRANDS PROJETS

OT

€12,549,125.44

25.03.09

Petrojam Limited

Provision of a three year contract period for insurance placements for Petrojam's assets located in Kingston and Montego Bay.

PCJ

CGM INSURANCE BROKERS JAMAICA LIMITED

ST

US$5,177,264.00

25.03.09

Ministry of Finance and the Public Service

Direct contract method for the refurbishment and re-configuration of the 2nd floor of the Block D building at the Ministry building at Heroes Circle.

GOJ

SKYMAR BUILDING CONSTRUCTION & MAINTENANCE LIMITED

SS

$3,058,960.00

25.03.09

Ministry of Finance and the Public Service

The supply and installation of the standby generator and the related controls at MFPS Heroes Circle location.

GOJ

APPLIANCE TRADERS LTD.

LT

US$263,235.62

25.03.09

Petroleum/Ethanol Company Limited

The supply of 60,000 cubic meters of hydrated Ethyl Alcohol in batches of 15,000 CM over six months via ocean-going vessels as specified.

PCJ

ASTRA OIL CO LLC

OT

US$20,919,000.00

25.03.09

Ministry of Information, Youth, Sports and Culture

The construction of single storey National Centres for Youth Development -- one in Brooks Park in Manchester and one in Llandilo in Westmoreland.

KOREA/GOJ

F.C.P CONSTRUCTION & ENGINEERING LTD

ST

US$695,202.90

25.03.09

Ministry of Education

Direct contract method for procuring six (6) MPIS titles for 294,000 Grade (1), 268,800 Grade (2) and 279,000 Grade (3) workbooks and textbooks.

GOJ

MCMILLIAN PUBLISHERS

SS

$225,112,060.62

25.03.09

Ministry of Education

Direct contract method for procuring 49,000 Grade (5) Social Studies for Primary Schools textbooks.

GOJ

JAMAICA PUBLISHING HOUSE

SS

$34,055,000.00

25.03.09

Ministry of Education

Direct contract method for procuring 49,000 Grade (5) First Steps in Science pupil textbooks.

GOJ

CARLONG PUBLISHERS (CARIBBEAN) LIMITED

SS

$37,485,000.00

25.03.09

Ministry of Education

Direct contract method for procuring 282,000 Grade 1-6 Mathematics workbooks and textbooks as well as their packing and distribution.

GOJ

PEARSON EDUCATION LIMITED

SS

$48,533,329.19

25.03.09

Port Authority of Jamaica

Repairs to areas of paver block pavement and replacement of sub-grade and reconstruct concrete base at Gordon Cay in St Andrew.

PAJ

PAVEMENT & STRUCTURES LTD.

ST

$68,690,030.00

25.03.09

Port Authority of Jamaica

Procure the supply of three (3) GE Main Hoist Motors for Kingston Container Terminal.

PAJ

TM GE AUTOMOTIVE SYSTEMS LLC

SS

US$462,052.00

25.03.09

Port Authority of Jamaica

Construction and delivery of a 75 tonnes tug-boat for the KCT from Holland.

DUTCH/PAJ

DAMEN SHIPYARDS

SS

US$7,965,200.00

25.03.09

Port Authority of Jamaica

Refurbishing of thirty five (35) wet brake disc assemblies at Kingston Container Terminal

PAJ

AMBA DOCKSIDE TECHNOLOGY LIMITED

SS

US$171,500.00

25.03.09

National Works Agency

Variation (Addition):
Emergency repair works in Sandy Gully to construct concrete wall and slab at Lasco and Henkel in Cassia Park.

CDB

HYDAV CONSTRUCTION COMPANY LIMITED

LT

$18,107,905.50

25.03.09

Ministry of Agriculture

Renovation of the YAM HOUSE at Wait-A-Bit, located at the Trelawny Multi purpose Centre. (Agricultural Support Services Project)

IADB

B.W. THOMPSON & ASSOCIATES LTD.

ST

$13,819,146.00

25.03.09

Ministry of Agriculture

Provision for Private security services contract for a period of two (2) years at the head office and out-stations of the Ministry.

GOJ

ALLIED PROTECTION LIMITED

ST

$26,865,345.00

25.03.09

Port Authority of Jamaica

The Hireage of a Tug Boat to assist vessels to berths and un-berthing in the Kingston Harbour.

PAJ

COLOURED FIN LIMITED

OT

US$280,392.00

25.03.09

Ministry of Transport and Works

Construction works to excavate to reduced levels, build reinforced concrete box culverts, inclusive of all formwork, steel bars and concreting at John's Hall District in St James.

GOJ

Y.P. SEATON & ASSOCIATES COMPANY LTD

LT

$71,840,163.00

30.03.09

Human Employment and Resource Training/HEART Trust

Provision of insurance coverage for Heart Trust's assets and accidents at all locations for a contract period of three (3) years.

HT/NTA

MARATHON INSURANCE BROKERS LIMITED

ST

$26,172,399.00

Procurement Method Key: LT=Limited Tender, OT=Open Tender, ST=Selective Tender, SS=Sole Source


Contracts valued above $30,000,000.00 are subject to approval by Cabinet.

 


Contact:

Dale Austin

Communications Officer
Office of the Contractor-General
1st Floor, PIOJ Building
16 Oxford Road
Kingston 5

Phone:

929-6460; 926-0012 (pvt)

e-mail:

communications@ocg.gov.jm

Date:

21.04.09