DISCLAIMER

 

08-0017R


RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING CITY OFFICIALS TO CONTRACT WITH DPC INDUSTRIES, INC., FOR 55 TONS OF LIQUID CHLORINE FOR A TOTAL AMOUNT OF $28,549.46.

BY COUNCILOR FEDORA:

     RESOLVED, that city officials are hereby authorized to contract with DPC Industries, Inc., for the purchase and delivery of 55 tons of liquid chlorine in accordance with specifications of the vendor’s low bid of $26,807 plus $1,742.46, for a combined total of $28,549.46, terms net 30, FOB destination, payable from the Water Fund 510, Department/Agency 500, Organization 1955, Object 5216.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution authorizes the purchase of 55 tons of liquid chlorine from DPC Industries, Inc., for a total amount of $28,549.46, payable from the water fund.


This chemical is used at the Lakewood Water Treatment Plant, 8130 Congdon Boulevard, in Duluth. The total of 55 tons is based on an estimated quantity from previous years.


The city posted a request for bids on the website on December 12, 2007. DPC Industries, Inc., was submitted the lowest bid of five who responded.


LIQUID CHLORINE

Bid No. 08-0004; Requisitions 08-0004

Tabulation of Bids received December 27, 2007

Vendor

Base Bid

DPC Industries, Inc., Rosemount, MN

$26,807

Hawkins, Inc., d.b.a. Hawkins Water Treatment Group - Superior, Minneapolis, MN

$26,917

Vertex Chemical Corporation, St. Louis, MO

no bid

Harcos Chemicals, Inc., St. Paul, MN

no bid

Neo Solutions, Inc., Beaver, PA

no bid