00-0540R

RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO NELS NELSON AND SONS, INC., FOR A SANITARY SEWER ON BOUNDARY AVENUE, IN THE AMOUNT OF $48,951.77.

BY COUNCILOR STOVER:

RESOLVED, that Nels Nelson and Sons, Inc., be and hereby is awarded a contract for construction of a sanitary sewer on Boundary Avenue for the public works and utilities department in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $48, 951.77, terms net 30, FOB job site, payable out of Sanitary Sewer Fund 531, Dept./Agency 500, Object 5532.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the construction of 550 feet ductile iron sanitary sewer on Boundary Avenue between Vinland Street and Lawn Street from Nels Nelson and Sons, Inc., for $48,951.77 to be paid from Fund 531, Agency 500, Object 5532. Nels Nelson and Sons, Inc., was the lowest of the eight companies who responded. This project will transfer residential waste water in the Bayview Heights neighborhood which currently flow through the Proctor sanitary system to the city of Duluth sanitary system. The cost estimate and budget for the project is $50,900. The uncommitted amount for Object 5532 is $1,100,857.82. Bid No. 00-0620
 
Tabulation of bids received August 3, 2000
Nels Nelson and Sons, Inc., Cloquet, MN $48,951.77
Letourneau and Sons, Inc., Duluth, MN $49,622.80
Viele Contracting, Inc., Duluth, MN $51,142.00
Utility Systems of America, Inc., Eveleth, MN $53,175.60
Northland Constructors, Inc., Duluth, MN $53,616.70
Levine and Son, Inc., Duluth, MN $57,562.60
Duluth Superior Erection, Inc., Duluth, MN $62,328.50
Billman Construction, Inc., Duluth, MN $63,094.00