04-0238R

RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO KRAEMER CONSTRUCTION, INC., FOR MAIN LIBRARY EXTERIOR PLANTERS AND ORNAMENTAL RAILINGS IN THE AMOUNT OF $70,862.

BY COUNCILOR STEWART:

RESOLVED, that Kraemer Construction, Inc., be and hereby is awarded a contract for construction of three exterior concrete planters on existing concrete stairs and installation of matching ornamental railings at Duluth main public library for the city architect division in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $70,862, terms net 30, FOB job site, payable out of General Fund 0100, Department/Agency 700, Organization 2725, Object I314.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the construction of three exterior concrete planters on existing concrete stairs and installation of matching ornamental railings at Duluth main public library by Kraemer Construction for $70,862.00 (base bid plus add Alternate #1/stair coating) to be paid from General Fund 0100. Kraemer Construction was the lowest of the three above companies who responded. The estimated cost of this project was $70,000. Bid No. 04-0360; Job No. OT-0207

Tabulation of bids received March 18, 2004

Kraemer Construction, Duluth, MN $70,862
Erling R. Hansen Contractor, Duluth, MN $82,300
Four Star Construction, Superior, WI $86,700