BY COUNCILOR JOHNSON:
RESOLVED, that Ziegler, Inc., be and hereby is awarded a contract for furnishing and delivering O.E.M. (original equipment manufacturer) parts and repairs for Caterpillar equipment as needed for year 2007 for the fleet services division in accordance with the city’s specifications at an estimated amount of $30,000, terms net 30, FOB destination; $25,000 (parts) payable from the Fleet Services Fund 660, Department/Agency 015, Object 5221 and $5,000 (repairs) payable from the Fleet Services Fund 660, Department/Agency 015, Object 5404.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the purchase of proprietary parts and repairs from Ziegler, Inc., for Caterpillar equipment as needed in 2007 for an estimated $30,000, payable from the fleet services fund. Ziegler, Inc., is the only authorized dealer for Caterpillar parts. Estimates are based on 2006 expenditures; actual amount will depend on need. Ziegler, Inc., has an office in Duluth, Minnesota. Requisition No. 07-0091