DISCLAIMER

 

06-0296R


RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO UNITED PIPING, INC., FOR CONSTRUCTION OF HIGH PRESSURE GAS MAINS AND SERVICES IN VARIOUS LOCATIONS IN THE AMOUNT OF $248,962.50.

BY COUNCILOR STOVER:

     RESOLVED, that United Piping, Inc., be and hereby is awarded a contract for construction of high pressure 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 $248,962.50, terms net 30, FOB job site, payable out of Gas Construction Bond Fund 521, Department/Agency 500, Object 5532, City Job Number 0205GS.


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 United Piping for $248,962.50, to be paid from Gas Construction Bond Fund 521. This award is the annual project for extending gas mains and gas services to new customers and may include some replacement gas services. United Piping was the lowest bidder of the three companies who responded. The low bid was less than the engineer’s estimate and capital improvement program budget of $250,000 for this work. Bid No. 06-0375; City Job No. 0205GS.


Tabulation of bids received April 13, 2006

United Piping, Inc.

$248,962

InfraSource Underground

$259,400

Levine & Son, Inc.

$270,800