00-0444R

RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO KLASSIC CONSTRUCTORS, INC., FOR RECONSTRUCTION OF LIFT STATION NUMBER 17, IN THE AMOUNT OF $116,654.

BY COUNCILOR STOVER:

RESOLVED, that Klassic Constructors, Inc., be and hereby is awarded a contract for reconstruction of sanitary sewer lift station number 17 located at 41st Avenue West and Oneota Street for the sewer division in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $116,654, terms net 30, FOB job site, payable out of Sewer Construction Fund 531, Dept./Agency 500, Object 5532.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the reconstruction of Lift Station #17 located at 41st Avenue West and Oneota Street by Klassic Constructors, Inc., for $116,654 to be paid from sewer construction fund, public works department, capital improvements-bond expenses. Klassic Constructors, Inc., was the lowest of the seven companies who responded. The construction budget is $99,117.50. The low bid exceeded the estimated construction budget by approximately 18 percent. Evaluation of the bids renders recommendation that the project be awarded. Bid No. 00-0440; Job No. 9162SA99
 
Tabulation of bids received June 7, 2000:
Klassic Constructors, Duluth, MN $116,654.00
Letourneau and Sons, Duluth, MN $119,950.00
Reuben Johnson and Son, Superior, WI $131,900.00
Great Western Corporation, Forest Lake, MN $133,575.00
A.W. Kuettel and Sons, Duluth, MN $146,368.50
D.C. Enterprises, Duluth, MN $158,665.00
Utility Systems of America, Eveleth, MN $167,670.00