The Office of the Contractor-General is the Secretariat for the Contractor-General and the National Contracts Commission. However, both the Contractor-General and the National Contracts Commission are independent, separate and distinct Commissions of Parliament. The Contractor-General is responsible solely for monitoring and investigating the award and implementation of Government contracts, licences and permits and related matters. The Contractor-General does not award, approve, endorse or recommend for award, approval or endorsement any Government contract, licence or permit.

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The following contract award recommendations have been endorsed and/or approved by the National Contracts Commission (NCC) during May 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)

06.05.09

Bank of Jamaica

Supply and installation of laminated glass fenestration system to replace existing system.

BOJ

SONORA CONSULTING LLC

SS

US$665,000.00

06.05.09

Fiscal Services Limited

Provision of group health Insurance for a three (3) year contract period for the FSL employees and their dependents.

FSL

GUARDIAN LIFE-MEDECUS ALT

ST

$17,423,521.00

13.05.09

Port Authority of Jamaica

Consultancy services for the privatization of Kingston Container Terminal Newport West.

PAJ

PRICEWATERHOUSECOOPERS (PWC)

LT

US$525,000.00

13.05.09

Housing Agency of Jamaica Ltd

Infrastructure works for road, domestic water supply, storm water drains and sewerage at Whitehall Phase 2 in Westmoreland.

HAJ

Y.P. SEATON & ASSOCIATES COMPANY LTD

ST

$283,737,461.00

13.05.09

Housing Agency of Jamaica Ltd

Construction of 56 Two-Bedroom Town House units including infrastructure works for phase 2 at Stadium Gardens in Kingston.

HAJ

ASHTROM BUILDING SYSTEMS LTD.

SS

$388,748,319.05

13.05.09

Office of the Cabinet

Consultancy services to formalize a performance monitoring and evaluation system for GOJ.

IADB

ATOS CONSULTING LTD.

OT

US$123,720.00

13.05.09

Ministry of Justice

Architectural, engineering and quantity surveying consulting services for the Court Rehabilitation Project.

GOJ

HAROLD MORRISON & ROBERT WOODSTOCK ASSOC.

LT

$52,110,000.00

13.05.09

National Water Commission

Variation (Addition):
Supply PVC sewer pipes and fittings for North Gully to Cornwall Court in Montego Bay for storage.

NWC

TRIDEL CONSTRUCTION GROUP INC. LTD

ST

US$202,460.00

13.05.09

Air Jamaica Ltd.

Provision for one (1) year group life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance for employees and their dependents.

AJ

SAGICOR LIFE (JAMAICA)

ST

$13,800,201.00

20.05.09

Edna Manley School of the Visual and Performing Arts

Provision for private security services for a two (2) year contract period at the college premises.

GOJ

MODERN INVESTIGATIONS & SECURITY

ST

$21,792,600.00

20.05.09

Housing Agency of Jamaica Ltd

Construction of 65 Two-Bedroom housing units and related infrastructure at Palms of Portmore.

HAJ

PAVEMENT & STRUCTURES LTD.

SS

$315,856,508.02

20.05.09

Ministry of Education

Provision for private security services for contract period of two (2) years at the Heroes Circle office building and Caenwood Centre on Arnold Road.

GOJ

PRIMEGUARD LOSS PREVENTION LIMITED

ST

$32,781,300.00

20.05.09

Fiscal Services Limited

Procurement of Voice Communication System for FSL at Old Hope Road.

GOJ

IBM WORLD TRADE CORPORATION

ST

US$192,171.49

20.05.09

National Water Commission

Complete retro-fitting and refurbish fourteen (14) metal 20 ft containers, mounting, and affix diesel generator sets.

NWC

TANKWELD LTD.

ST

$21,146,554.00

20.05.09

Port Authority of Jamaica

Supply of re-manufactured SISU engines for Kingston Container Terminal.

PAJ

AMBA DOCKSIDE TECHNOLOGY LIMITED

LT

US$238,755.00

20.05.09

Norman Manley International Airport

Modification of Hydrant Fuel system at the Airport on Palisadoes Road in Kingston.

EIB/CDB

KINLEY CONSTRUCTION GROUP LTD

LT

US$3,589,788.00

20.05.09

National Solid Waste Management Authority (NSWMA)

EMERGENCY works to provide cover material, haulage and heavy equipment for extinguishing fires at Riverton Disposal Site.

GOJ

GEOKAR ASSOCIATES

SS

$25,898,400.00

20.05.09

Ministry of Education

Variation (Addition):
Processing of Examination Data, scoring placement and certification of three examinations.

GOJ

DPK INFORMATION SYSTEMS JA. LIMITED

ST

$15,635,172.90

27.05.09

Human Employment and Resource Training

Provision for contract period of twenty-seven (27) months for janitorial services for five (5) of the HEART Trust locations.

HT/NTA

HI-TECH CHEMICALS LIMITED

ST

$27,763,444.53

27.05.09

Ministry of Youth, Sports & Culture

Interior renovation of the first and second floors of the Ministry’s offices at 4 - 6 Trafalgar Road.

GOJ

CARLTON B GUY & ASSOCIATES LTD

SS

$14,992,302.00

27.05.09

Rural Electrification Programme

Supply material for 7 of the 11 schedule for electrical distribution pole lines in the rural areas.

GOJ

ESSEX EXPORTS INC.

ST

US$435,986.00

27.05.09

National Works Agency

Follow -on contract for Emergency hurricane 2007 restoration flood damage work for Yallahs River Training.

IADB

GABIONS & STRUCTURES CO. LTD

SS

$4,652,624.69

27.05.09

National Works Agency

Follow -on contract-Emergency hurricane 2007 restoration flood damage work for Yallahs River Training.

IADB

SEAN D. CONSTRUCTION CO. LTD.

SS

$4,652,624.69

27.05.09

National Works Agency

Follow -on contract-Emergency hurricane 2007 restoration flood damage work for Yallahs River Training.

IADB

L & K CONSTRUCTION COMPANY LIMITED

SS

$4,652,624.69

27.05.09

National Works Agency

Follow -on contract-Emergency hurricane 2007 restoration flood damage work for Yallahs River Training.

IADB

SURREY PAVING & AGGREGATE CO. LTD

SS

$4,652,624.69

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; 968-0012 (pvt)

e-mail:

communications@ocg.gov.jm

Date:

23.06.09