05-0473R


RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO CHESLEY AND SONS FOR PHASE II CITY HALL EXTERIOR RENOVATION IN ACCORDANCE WITH SPECIFICATIONS ON ITS LOW SPECIFICATION BID OF $178,528.

BY COUNCILOR STEWART:

     RESOLVED, that Chesley and Sons be and hereby is awarded a contract for Phase II City Hall exterior renovation consisting of rebuilding portions of deteriorated masonry walls, repointing mortar joints in portions of the exterior facade, replacing spalled and cracked brick, cutting new control joints in existing brick walls and caulking coping stones. The project also includes pointing of exterior fire escape, ladder, louvers and doors and caulking around windows within the repointing area in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $178,528.00, terms net 30, FOB job site, payable out of Capital Fund 450, Department/Agency 030, Object 5520.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the construction of Phase II City Hall exterior renovation consisting of the base bid and alternates 1, 2 and 3 to be paid from capital improvements. This project consists of rebuilding portions of deteriorated masonry walls, repointing mortar joints in portions of the exterior facade, replacing spalled and cracked brick, cutting new control joints in existing brick walls and caulking coping stones. The project also includes pointing of exterior fire escape, ladder, louvers and doors and caulking around windows within the repointing area. Chesley and Sons was the lowest of the six companies who responded. The estimated cost of this project was $213,599. Bid No. 05-0481


Tabulation of bids received June 21, 2005

Chesley and Sons, Duluth, MN

$178,528

Restoration Systems, Inc. Chaska, MN

$285,529

Stretar Masonry, Duluth, MN

$340,594

Industrial Restoration, Apple Valley, MN

$354,714

Amendola Construction, Duluth, MN

$365,850

Western Waterproofing, Minneapolis, MN

$625,943

 

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