BY COUNCILOR JOHNSON:
RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are authorized to contract with Stout Mechanical, Inc., for emergency excavation and welding services on steam lines and mains as needed during year 2007 for Duluth Steam Utility District No. 1 projects in accordance with the city’s specifications and the contractor’s low bid on a regular/overtime and equipment use hourly basis, at an estimated total yearly amount not to exceed $80,000, terms net 30, FOB job site, payable from the Steam Fund 540, Department/Agency 920, Organization 1492, Object 5310.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize a contract with Stout Mechanical, Inc., for emergency excavation and welding services on high PSI (pressure per square inch) and high temperature steam lines and mains for Duluth Steam projects as needed during year 2007. The total estimated amount for 2007 will not exceed $80,000 and is payable from steam fund.
Steam plant personnel will be at all project sites to provide assistance.