00-0763R

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PROPER CITY OFFICIALS TO ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH L.H.B. ENGINEERS AND ARCHITECTS TO PROVIDE PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERING SERVICES FOR FLY ASH SILO DESIGN, ESTIMATED AT $5,570.

BY COUNCILOR ECKENBERG:

WHEREAS, the city of Duluth desires to request a proposal for specifications, design, drawings and installation management of fly ash silo; and

WHEREAS, the city desires to hire a consulting engineer to provide engineering services required for the fly ash silo; and

WHEREAS, L.H.B. Engineers and Architects has submitted a proposal for engineering services in connection with this project.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are hereby authorized to enter into an agreement with L.H.B. Engineers and Architects to provide the city with such engineering services.

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the cost of said engineering services, estimated at $5,570, will be payable from the Steam District #1 Fund 540, Dept./Agency 920, Organization 1490, Object 5530.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution will authorize the an agreement with L.H.B. Engineers and Architects in the amount of $5,570 for the professional engineering services for the design, specifications, drawings and installation management of a fly ash silo at the Duluth Steam District 1 Plant located at One Lake Place Drive.  The estimated cost of this service was $7,000.  Proposal No. 00-0547

Acknowledgment of proposal received June 12, 2000:

L.H.B. Engineers and Architects, Duluth, MN - proposal received
Barr Engineering Company, Hibbing, MN - proposal received
Hurst and Henrichs MN, LTD, Duluth, MN - proposal received
Krech and Ojard Consulting Engineers, Duluth, MN - proposal received
Williams Engineering, Minneapolis, MN - proposal received