DISCLAIMER

 

06-0665R

 

RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO ZIEGLER CAT FOR THE PURCHASE OF GRADER BLADES AS NEEDED DURING THE 2006-2007 SNOW SEASON FOR A TOTAL ESTIMATED AMOUNT OF $33,518.75.

BY COUNCILOR STOVER:

     RESOLVED, that Ziegler Cat be and hereby is awarded a contract for furnishing and delivering grader blades for the fleet division in accordance with specifications on its low bid of $31,473 plus sales tax of $2,045.75, for a total of $33,518.75, terms net 30, FOB destination, payable out of the Fleet Services Fund 660, Department/Agency 015, Object 5221.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution will authorize a contract with Ziegler Cat to purchase grader blades for the fleet division for a total of $33,518 ($31,473 plus sales tax of $2,045.75) payable out of the fleet services fund.


Grader blades are required for the motor graders for the 2006/2007 winter season. These products must be replaced on a maintenance schedule and as needed basis.


Ziegler Cat, located in Duluth, Minnesota, was the lowest of six bids received of the companies who responded.


Bid No. 06-0604

Tabulation of bids received September 6, 2006

Ziegler Cat

$31,473

Higgins Industrial Supply Company

$32,385

Nortrax Equipment Company, Inc.

$32,285

H&L Mesabi Company

$33,534

St. Joseph Equipment, Inc.

$36,900

RMS Road Machinery & Supplies Company

$42,155