DISCLAIMER

 

07-0219R


RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING CITY OFFICIALS TO ENTER INTO A CONTRACT WITH STOUT MECHANICAL, INC., FOR THE INSTALLATION OF A STEAM LINE TO BERKSHIRE APARTMENTS IN THE AMOUNT OF $112,000.

BY COUNCILOR JOHNSON:

     RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are hereby authorized to contract with Stout Mechanical, Inc., for the installation of a steam line extension to Berkshire Apartments, located at Eighth Avenue East and First Street, for the city of Duluth Steam Utility District No. 1 in accordance with specifications and its low bid of $112,000, terms net 30, payable from the Steam Fund 540, Department/Agency 920, Organization 1499, Object 5530.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution will authorize a contract with Stout Mechanical, Inc., for installation of a steam line to Berkshire Apartments for $112,000, payable from the steam fund.


The project consists of the installation of approximately 85 feet of six inch steam line in a 14 inch conduit system and approximately 60 feet of two inch steam line service in a ten inch conduit system. The anticipated completion date is June 2007.


Stout Mechanical, Inc., was the lowest of four bids received. The consulting engineer for this project is LHB, Inc.


Steam line to Berkshire Apartments

Bid No.: 07-0035

Requisition No. 07-0335

Opened: February 28, 2007

Stout Mechanical, Inc., Duluth, MN

$112,000

Stack Bros. Mechanical Contractors, Inc., Superior, WI

$129,500

A.G. O’Brien Plumbing and Heating Company, Hermantown, MN

$151,000

Apex Mechanical Plumbing, Heating & Utilities, Duluth, MN

$155,800