01-0054R

RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO THUNDER BAY CHEMICALS, LTD., FOR 150,000 GALLONS OF LIQUID ALUMINUM SULFATE, IN THE AMOUNT OF $61,485.

BY COUNCILOR ECKENBERG:

        RESOLVED, that Thunder Bay Chemicals, Ltd., be and hereby is awarded a contract for furnishing and delivering 150,000 gallons of liquid aluminum sulfate for the water utilities division in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $61,485., terms net 30, FOB destination, payable out of Water Fund 0510, Dept./Agency 500, Organization 1955, Object 5237.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution will authorize the purchase of 150,000 gallons of liquid aluminum sulfate from Thunder Bay Chemical, Ltd., for $61,485 to be paid from Water Fund 0510.  This chemical is used at the Lakewood Water treatment plant.  Thunder Bay Chemical, Ltd., was the only vendor who responded with a bid.  The estimated cost of this purchase is $62,895.  The uncommitted funds in Object 5237 is $66,000.  Bid No. 01-0023
 
Tabulation of bids received December 26, 2000
Thunder Bay Chemicals, Ltd., Thunder Bay, Ontario $61,485
D.P.C. Industries, Rosemount, MN No bid
Hawkins Chemical, Minneapolis, MN No bid