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.