DISCLAIMER

 

07-0017R


RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO THUNDER BAY CHEMICALS, LTD., FOR 150,000 GALLONS OF LIQUID ALUMINUM SULFATE FOR A TOTAL AMOUNT OF $106,206.59.

BY PRESIDENT STOVER:

     RESOLVED, that Thunder Bay Chemicals, Ltd., be and hereby is awarded a contract for furnishing and delivering 150,000 gallons of liquid aluminum sulfate for the utility operations division in accordance with specifications on its low bid of $99,724.50 plus sales tax of $6,482.09 for a combined total of $106,206.59, terms net 30, FOB destination, payable from the Water Fund 0510, Department/Agency 500, Organization 1955, Object 5216. The total of 150,000 gallons is based on an estimated quantity from the previous year.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution will authorize the purchase of 150,000 gallons of liquid aluminum sulfate from Thunder Bay Chemicals, Ltd., for a total amount of $106,206.59 ($99,724.50 plus sales tax of $6,482.09) to be paid from the water fund. Thunder Bay Chemicals, Ltd., was the lowest of three bids received. This chemical is used at the Lakewood water treatment plant, 8130 Congdon Boulevard, in Duluth.


Liquid Aluminum Sulfate

Bid No. 07-0008; Requisition #07-0008

Opened December 28, 2006

Vendor

Base bid

Thunder Bay Chemicals, Ltd., Thunder Bay, Ontario

$ 99,724.50

CIS Chemicals, Inc., Marietta, GA

$121,500.00

General Chemical Performance Products, LLC, Parsippany, NJ

$125,347.50