00-0722R

RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO ROVANCO PIPING SYSTEM FOR HOT WATER SUPPLY AND RETURN LINES, IN THE AMOUNT OF $41,515.17.

BY COUNCILOR ECKENBERG:

RESOLVED, that Rovanco Piping System be and hereby is awarded a contract for furnishing and delivering hot water supply and return lines equipment for the Duluth Steam District #1 in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $41,515.17, terms net 30, FOB job site, payable out of Steam District #1 Fund 540, Dept./Agency 920, Organization 1490, Object 5580.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the purchase of the hot water supply and return lines equipment from Rovanco Piping System for $41,515.17 to be paid from Steam District #1 Fund 540. This equipment is for the hot water loop to Canal Park Inn with capacity to supply future developments in the area. Rovanco Piping System was the lowest of the four companies who responded. The estimated cost of this purchase is $45,000. The uncommitted funds in Object 5580 is $340,000. Bid No. 00-0704
 
Tabulation of bids received October 10, 2000
Rovanco Piping System, Coon Rapids, MN $41,515.17
Perma-Pipe, Minneapolis, MN $42,039.66
Northwestern Power Equipment, Duluth, MN $47,942.98
Insul-Tek, Manlius, NY $55,579.68