DISCLAIMER

 

06-0533R


RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO TRENCHERS PLUS, INC., FOR A 4-WHEEL DRIVE TRENCHER AND HEAVY DUTY TRAILER IN THE AMOUNT OF $35,245.11.

BY COUNCILOR STOVER:

     RESOLVED, that Trenchers Plus, Inc., be and hereby is awarded a contract for furnishing and delivering a 4-wheel drive crawler trencher and heavy duty trailer for the public works department in accordance with specifications on its low bid of $33,094 plus tax of $2,151.11, for a total of $35,245.11, terms net 30, FOB destination, payable out of the Gas Fund 520, Department/Agency 500, Organization 1905, Object 5580.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution will authorize the purchase of a 4-wheel drive crawler trencher and heavy duty trailer from Trenchers Plus, Inc., for $35,245.11 ($33,094 plus tax of $2,151.11) to be paid from the gas fund. This equipment will replace Unit #1268 and Unit #1274 which were stolen.


Trenchers Plus, Inc., located in Burnsville, Minnesota, was the lowest of two bids received.


Bid No. 06-0466

Tabulation of bids received July 6, 2006

Trenchers Plus, Inc.

$33,094

Vermeer Manufacturing Company

$33,975