00-0855R

RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO SILO SYSTEMS, DIVISION OF HRKAL COMPANIES FOR FLY ASH STORAGE SILO, IN THE AMOUNT OF $25,343.81.

BY COUNCILOR ECKENBERG:

        RESOLVED, that Silo Systems, Division of Hrkal Companies, be and hereby is awarded a contract for furnishing and delivering fly ash storage silo for the Duluth Steam District #1 in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $25,343.81, terms net 30, FOB destination, payable out of Steam District #1 Fund 540, Dept./Agency 920, Organization 1490, Object 5530.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution will authorize the purchase of a fly ash storage silo from Silo Systems, Division of Hrkal Companies, for $25,343.81 to be paid from Steam District #1 Fund 540.  The storage silo will be use to separate saleable fly ash from bottom ash so it can be sold for use in ready mix concrete.  Silo Systems was the lowest of the three companies who responded.  The estimated cost for this purchase is $30,000.  The uncommitted funds in Object 5530 is $28,000.  Bid No. 00-0737
 
Tabulation of bids received November 13, 2000
Silo Systems, Div. of Hrkal, Mound, MN $25,343.81
McNeilus Companies, Dodge Center, MN $32,439.91
Larkstur Engineering & Supply, Bloomington, MN $51,493.75