DISCLAIMER

06-0768R


RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO NYLUND ELECTRIC, INC., FOR ELECTRICAL REWIRING SERVICES IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE AUDITOR’S OFFICE RENOVATION PROJECT IN THE AMOUNT OF $28,258.

BY COUNCILOR KRAUSE:

     RESOLVED, that Nylund Electric, Inc., be and hereby is awarded a contract for electrical rewiring services in conjunction with the city auditor’s renovation project for the finance department in accordance with its low bid of $28,258 and the city architect’s specifications, terms net 30, FOB destination, payable out of the Capital Improvements Fund 450, Department/Agency 030, Object 5520, Project No. OT-0603.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution authorizes a contract with Nylund Electric, Inc., for electrical rewiring services in conjunction with the city auditor’s renovation project in accordance with its low bid of $28,258 and the city architect’s specifications, payable out of the capital improvements fund. The city architect’s original estimate was $22,185.


This part of the work involves the removal of all necessary electrical wire and rewiring of rooms 107 and 107A per plans and applicable codes. The planned electrical upgrades include the:

     1)   Provision of new lights;

     2)   Adjustment of power panel circuitry;

     3)   Relocation of light switches;

     4)   Dedicating power to personal computers (PCs);

     5)   Energizing furniture; and

     6)   Providing data drops to work stations.


Nylund Electric, Inc., located in Duluth, Minnesota, was the lowest of two bids received.


Bid No. 06-0724; Job No. OT-0603

Tabulation of bids received
Tuesday, October 10, 2006

Nylund Electrical, Inc.

$28,258

Polyphase Electric

$56,304