05-0436R


RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO LEVINE & SON, INC., FOR CONSTRUCTION OF GAS MAINS IN VARIOUS LOCATIONS IN THE AMOUNT OF $327,925.

BY COUNCILOR STOVER:

     RESOLVED, that Levine & Son, Inc., be and hereby is awarded a contract for construction of gas mains and services at various locations throughout the city for the utility operations division in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $327,925, terms net 30, FOB job site, payable out of Gas Fund 0520, Department/Agency 500, Organization 1905, Object 5533.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the construction of one, two and three inch high pressure plastic gas mains, 1/2 and one inch plastic gas services and related work at various locations throughout the city of Duluth by Levine & Son, Inc., for $327,925 to be paid from Gas Fund 0520. This award is the annual project for extending gas mains and gas services to new customers and may include some replacement gas services. Levine & Son, Inc., was the lowest of the three companies who responded. The low bid was below the engineer’s estimate and budget of $375,000 for this work. Bid No. 05-0460; Job No. 0204GS


Tabulation of bids received June 16, 2005

Levine & Son, Inc., Duluth, MN

$327,925

United Piping, Inc., Duluth, MN

$368,550

Infrasource Underground, New Berlin, WI

$390,630

 

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