Any reply or subsequent reference to this
communication should be addressed to the
Contractor-General and the following reference
quoted:-

No. :
TELEPHONE No. : 929-8560/6466
FAX No. : 929-7335
E-mail: general@ocg.gov.jm

OFFICE OF THE CONTRACTOR-GENERAL
1st Floor, PIOJ Building                             
16 Oxford Road                              
KINGSTON
5                    
JAMAICA, W.I.          


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.

NEWS RELEASE


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

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

03.06.09

National Works Agency

EMERGENCY repair works to construct rubble retaining wall at Comfort Castle-Alligator Church Breakaway in Rio Grande Valley.

GOJ

N.F BARNES CONSTRUCTION & EQUIP. CO. LTD

LT

$200,148,931.71

03.06.09

National Works Agency

EMERGENCY repair works to construct reinforced concrete retaining walls 1, 2 and 3 at Halls Delight in St Andrew.

GOJ

ROGERS LAND DEVELOPMENT LTD.

LT

$106,715,944.32

03.06.09

National Irrigation Commission Ltd.

Consultancy for the Preparation of Cadastral mapping of Yallahs in the St Thomas project area.

NIDP

LLEWELYN ALLEN & ASSOCIATES

OT

$15,699,575.00

03.06.09

National Irrigation Commission Ltd.

Excavation trench, laying PVC pipes and fittings and constructing thrust blocks at Colbeck Irrigation System.

NIDP

Y.P. SEATON & ASSOCIATES COMPANY LTD

ST

$11,288,372.00

03.06.09

National Land Agency

Provision of janitorial services at the land titles, surveys and mapping divisions for a two (2) years contract period.

GOJ

MANPOWER AND MAINTENANCE SERVICE LIMITED

ST

$13,881,732.06

03.06.09

Norman Manley International Airport

Construction of the Arrival Forecourt, Shopping Arcade and Tour Bus Shed at the Norman Manley International Airport.

EIB

TANKWELD CONSTRUCTION CO. LTD.

ST

$101,717,123.17

03.06.09

National Water Commission

Jamaica Water Supply Improvement- Design, Construction, Commissioning, Engineering & Supervision services and partial finance for the project parishes designated. (Jamaican dollar component).

BANKS SCOTIA VINCI

VINCI CONSTRUCTION GRANDS PROJETS

SS

$2,306,045,382.16

03.06.09

National Water Commission

Jamaica Water Supply Improvement- Design, Construction, Commissioning, Engineering & Supervision services and partial finance for the project in designated parishes. (US dollar component).

BANKS SCOTIA VINCI

VINCI CONSTRUCTION GRANDS PROJETS

SS

US$24,724,467.06

03.06.09

National Water Commission

Jamaica Water Supply Improvement- Design, Construction, Commissioning, Engineering & Supervision services and partial finance for the project in designated parishes. (Euro component).

BANKS SCOTIA VINCI

VINCI CONSTRUCTION GRANDS PROJETS

SS

84,410,481.57

10.06.09

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Africa integrated infrastructure, including the construction of kerbs, sidewalk, and laying various sizes of PVC water pipes; installing hydrants and rehabilitating storm drains in St Catherine.

IBRD

ALCAR CONSTRUCTION & HAULAGE CO. LTD.

OT

$108,672,650.00

10.06.09

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Construction of four new classrooms, kitchen, sick bay, principal's office, teacher's rest area, store room, sanitary facilities, play area, multi-purpose and gazebo at Islington Early Childhood Institution in St Mary.

IADB

HOWARD CONSTRUCTION COMPANY LTD.

LT

$62,006,000.00

10.06.09

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Construction of two standard size classrooms, kitchen, storage, play, and admin area, sick bay, drinking fountain and water tank, bathroom facilities for teachers and students with sewer and drainage system and fencing at Old Works Basic School in St Catherine.

CDB

EASTERN SAINT THOMAS CONSTRUCTION COMPANY

ST

$12,233,190.20

10.06.09

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Rehabilitation of 2.8 km roadway, construct V drain, rubble wall and double surface dressing and asphalting to Oxford Road in St Thomas.

IBRD

CONTRAXX ENTERPRISE LIMITED

ST

$17,452,600.00

10.06.09

Passport, Immigration & Citizenship Agency (PICA)

Follow-on contract for maintenance services for two (2) years for software and hardware for the passport issuing and control system.

GOJ

CANADIAN BANK NOTE CO

SS

US$398,000.00

10.06.09

Ministry of  Health

Procurement of closed user group services (CUG).

GOJ

DIGICEL JAMAICA LTD

LT

$15,072,000.00

10.06.09

Ministry of Finance and the Public Service

Maintenance of the personal computers, printers, servers, network equipment and the UPS for a period of two (2) years.

GOJ

MANAGEMENT CONTROL SYSTEMS LIMITED

ST

$10,744,594.28

10.06.09

Ministry of Health

Procurement of mid-wife supplies for 400 nurses in the government services, including the UHWI.

GOJ

SUN MEDICO JAMAICA LIMITED

ST

US$141,020.00

10.06.09

Port Authority of Jamaica

Supply of Fifty (50) 480-95R25 tyres for the straddle carrier at the Kingston Container Terminal.

PAJ

MICHELIN

SS

US$150,000.00

10.06.09

National Housing Trust

Consultant Civil Engineering services for Hellshire Phase 3 Housing Development in St Catherine.

NHT

HYTECH ASSOC. LTD.

ST

$15,725,496.25

17.06.09

Petrojam Limited

Supply of propane and butane LPG for a two year period -- 2009 to 2011.

PETJAM

CARIB LPG TRADING LTD.

OT

US$46,149,983.00

17.06.09

Fiscal Services Limited

Follow-on-Extension for two (2) years for the provision of software, users licence and support services.

GOJ

IBM WORLD TRADE CORPORATION

SS

US$2,400,000.00

17.06.09

Office of the Prime Minister

Procurement of (500) medals for Jamaica Civil Service for the long service 2009 award ceremony.

GOJ

SKINNER & COMPANY (INSIGNIA)

SS

13,940.00

17.06.09

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Paving road works to 3.2km, surface dressing, cleaning drains, and constructing V and U drains and rubble stonewall at Mango Row Road.

IBRD

CONTRAXX ENTERPRISE LIMITED

ST

$30,417,500.00

17.06.09

Ministry of Education

Building maintenance, including roofing, windows, doors, floors, sanitation and electrical repairs at Lime Hall Primary School.

USAID

MILANDCAR ENTERPRISE

ST

$11,790,810.00

17.06.09

Ministry of Education

Procurement and the distribution of segments 1 and 4 secondary textbooks.

GOJ

CARLONG PUBLISHERS (CARIBBEAN) LIMITED

ST

$130,009,625.00

17.06.09

Ministry of Education

Procurement and the distribution of segments 2, 3, 5, 8 and 14 secondary textbooks.

GOJ

KINGSTON BOOKSHOP LIMITED

ST

$240,199,705.84

17.06.09

Ministry of Education

Procurement and the distribution of segments 7, 16 and 17 secondary textbooks.

GOJ

BOOK WIZARD LIMITED

ST

$105,371,762.75

17.06.09

Ministry of Education

Procurement and the distribution of segments 6, 9 to 13 and 15 secondary textbooks.

GOJ

SANGSTER'S BOOK STORES LIMITED

ST

$84,011,927.71

17.06.09

Petrojam Limited

Increased labour costs added to contract dated 9 -7-08. Provision of security guard services for Marcus Garvey Drive in Kingston and the Free Port Montego Bay Refinery complexes.

PCJ

ALLIED PROTECTION LIMITED

ST

$9,277,206.84

17.06.09

National Housing Trust

Construction of 260 housing solutions with related infrastructure works at Portmore Villas Phase 2B.

NHT

BUILD RITE CONSTRUCTION CO.LTD.

OT

$1,177,306,000.00

17.06.09

National Housing Trust

Consultant Architect and Structural Engineering services for the NHT head office expansion Park Boulevard.

NHT

MICHAEL LAKE & ASSOCIATES

ST

$16,160,684.13

17.06.09

Port Authority of Jamaica

Supplying and commissioning of one (1) terminal surface cleaning system at Kingston Container Terminal.

PAJ

EXECUTIVE MOTORS LIMITED

ST

US$207,712.00

24.06.09

Urban Development Corporation (UDC)

To insure and manage insurance portfolio placement for three (3) years -- 2009 to 2012.

UDC

ALLIED INSURANCE BROKERS LIMITED

ST

$39,360,725.00

24.06.09

Jamaica Social Investment Fund

Construction of an examination room, dentist office, medical staff office, kitchen, lab, pharmacy, laundry, cashier area and multi-purpose centre at Christiana Health Centre in Manchester.

WB

SHARE CON LTD

ST

$31,701,677.00

24.06.09

National Housing Trust

Construct at Stokes Hall civil infrastructure works for development of 149 serviced lots at Duckenfield in St Thomas.

NHT

GENERAL PAVING COMPANY LTD.

LT

$60,217,169.00

24.06.09

Ministry of Water and Housing

Repairs and waterproofing to concrete slab roofs at Bustamante Highway section in Tivoli Gardens Housing scheme.

GOJ

INCOMPARABLE ENTERPRISES LIMITED

OT

$10,695,795.00

24.06.09

Ministry of Water and Housing

Repairs and waterproofing to concrete slab roofs at Levy Path section in Tivoli Gardens Housing scheme

GOJ

INCOMPARABLE ENTERPRISES LIMITED

OT

$10,695,795.00

24.06.09

Jamaica Civil Aviation Authority

Added management for consultancy to client advisory with respect to negotiation with Intelcan for construction of Air Traffic Control Towers at both International airports.

GOJ

EQS JAMAICA LTD

SS

Can$40,000.00

24.06.09

Ministry of Water and Housing

Repairs and waterproofing to concrete slab roofs at Seaga Boulevard section in Tivoli Gardens Housing Scheme.

GOJ

INCOMPARABLE ENTERPRISES LIMITED

OT

$10,704,265.00

24.06.09

Fiscal Services Limited

Provision of canteen concessionaire services for breakfast and lunch for FSL staff for a period of two (2) years.

FSL

MARCIAS CATERING

ST

$15,240,960.00

24.06.09

National Works Agency

Emergency road rehabilitation works on the Richies - Nine Turn roads in Clarendon.

GOJ

SWC WOODWORK CONSTRUCTION LIMITED

SS

$29,332,769.33

24.06.09

National Works Agency

Emergency road rehabilitation works on the Smithville - Corn Hill roads in Clarendon.

GOJ

ROGERS LAND DEVELOPMENT LTD.

SS

$29,714,189.30

24.06.09

National Works Agency

Emergency road rehabilitation works on the Smithville - Dyke Hill road in Clarendon.

GOJ

S. G. SIMPSON ASPHALTING CO. LTD.

SS

$29,462,616.84

24.06.09

National Works Agency

Emergency road rehabilitation works on the Frankfield, Andrew Hill - Barns Path roads in Clarendon.

GOJ

BUILD RITE CONSTRUCTION CO.LTD.

SS

$23,021,827.50

24.06.09

National Works Agency

Emergency road rehabilitation wall section works on the Trout Hall - James Hill roads in Clarendon.

GOJ

SKYMAR BUILDING CONSTRUCTION & MAINTENANCE LIMITED

SS

$10,276,890.36

24.06.09

National Works Agency

Emergency road rehabilitation wall section works on the Trout Hall Grantham roads in Clarendon.

GOJ

S. G. SIMPSON ASPHALTING CO. LTD.

SS

$22,146,262.82

24.06.09

National Works Agency

Emergency road rehabilitation wall section works on the Alston - Spaulding White shop roads in Clarendon.

GOJ

SWC WOODWORK CONSTRUCTION LIMITED

SS

$10,110,726.57

24.06.09

National Works Agency

Emergency road rehabilitation wall section works on the Trout Hall road in Clarendon.

GOJ

ROGERS LAND DEVELOPMENT LTD.

SS

$29,575,219.67

24.06.09

National Works Agency

Emergency road rehabilitation wall section works on the Williamsfield, Glengoffe Breakaway roads in St Catherine.

GOJ

ROGERS LAND DEVELOPMENT LTD.

SS

$28,248,985.56

24.06.09

National Works Agency

Emergency road rehabilitation wall section works  on the Gobay Bridge in St Catherine.

GOJ

SEAN D. CONSTRUCTION CO. LTD.

SS

$17,833,057.69

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; 926-0012 (pvt)

e-mail:

communications@ocg.gov.jm

Date:

21.07.09