01-0287R

RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO A.W. KUETTEL AND SONS, INC., FOR HOT WATER LINES AND EQUIPMENT INSTALLATION, IN THE AMOUNT OF $256,000.

BY COUNCILOR ECKENBERG:

        RESOLVED, that A.W. Kuettel and Sons, Inc., be and hereby is awarded a contract for installation of hot water supply and return lines for between Duluth steam plant and Inn on Lake Superior for the Duluth steam district #1 in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $256,000, terms net 30, FOB job site, payable out of Steam District #1 Fund 0540, Dept./Agency 920, Organization 1490, Object 5580.



STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize A.W. Kuettel and Sons, Inc. to construct a hot water supply and return lines between District 1 Steam Plant and the Inn on Lake Superior for $256,000 to be paid from Steam District #1 Fund 0540. A.W. Kuettel and Sons was the lowest of the six companies who responded. The estimated cost for this project is $250,000. The uncommitted funds in Object 5580 is $298,000. Bid No. 01-0371
 
Tabulation of bids received March 28, 2001
A.W. Kuettel & Sons, Duluth, MN $ 256,000
Gorham-Oien Mechanical, Mora, MN $262,725
Carlson Brothers, Duluth, MN $274,000
A.G. O'Brien Plumbing & Heating, Hermantown, MN $281,100
Stout Mechanical, Duluth, MN $291,800
Phillips Getschow Company, Cloquet, MN $339,952