00-0769R

RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO A.G. O'BRIEN PLUMBING AND HEATING FOR HOT WATER LINES AND EQUIPMENT INSTALLATION, IN THE AMOUNT OF $220,611.

BY COUNCILOR ECKENBERG:

RESOLVED, that A.G. O'Brien Plumbing and Heating be and hereby is awarded a contract for installation of hot water lines and equipment for Canal Park Inn for the Duluth Steam District #1 in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $220,611, 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 installation of hot water lines and equipment by A.G. O'Brien Plumbing and Heating for $220,611 to be paid from Steam District #1 Fund 540. The project will be for a hot water loop to Canal Park Inn with capacity for additional customers in the Canal Park area. A.G. O'Brien Plumbing and Heating was the lowest of the six companies who responded. The uncommitted funds in Object 5580 is $340,000. Bid No. 00-0736
 
Tabulation of bids received November 1, 2000
A.G. O'Brien Plmbng & Htng, Hermantown, MN $220,611
A.W. Kuettel & Sons, Duluth, MN $220,987
Stack Brothers, Superior, WI $231,000
Stout Mechanical, Duluth, MN $299,980
Phillips Getschow Company, Cloquet, MN $303,258
Carlson Brothers, Duluth, MN $333,980