04-0174R

RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO NELS NELSON AND SONS, INC., FOR CONSTRUCTION OF SANITARY SEWER AND WATERMAIN IN ROSYLN AVENUE IN THE AMOUNT OF $109,899.59.

BY COUNCILOR STOVER:

RESOLVED, that Nels Nelson and Sons, Inc., be and hereby is awarded a contract for construction of sanitary sewer and watermain in Rosyln Avenue from Oxford Street to 500 feet southerly for the engineering division in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $109,899.59, terms net 30, FOB job site, $59,345.78 payable out of Special Assessment Fund 0410, Department/Agency 038, Organization 5379, Object 5530 and $50,553.81 payable out of Water Fund 0510, Department/Agency 500, Organization 1905, Object 5533.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the construction of sanitary sewer and watermain in Rosyln Avenue from Oxford Street to 500 feet southerly by Nels Nelson and Sons, Inc., for $109,899.59 to be paid from Special Assessment Fund 0410 and Water Fund 0510. The construction of new sanitary sewer will eliminate homes on common private services and water main will replace an old undersized problematic area. Nels Nelson and Sons was the lowest of the six companies who responded. The estimated cost for this project is $125,056. Bid No. 04-0304; Job No. 0350SN

Tabulation of bids received February 26, 2004

Nels Nelson and Sons, Cloquet, MN $109,899.59
Viele Contracting, Duluth, MN $118,840.00
Duluth Superior Erection, Duluth, MN $127,737.00
Levine and Son, Duluth, MN $139,282.20
Northland Constructors, Duluth, MN $149,151.00
D.E.G.A., Inc., Duluth, MN $182,896.00