DISCLAIMER

 

PURCHASING & LICENSING COMMITTEE


08-0212R


RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING CITY OFFICIALS TO CONTRACT WITH ZIEGLER, INC., FOR THE PURCHASE AND DELIVERY OF A CATERPILLAR 257B SERIES II MULTI-TERRAIN LOADER IN THE AMOUNT OF $44,389.20.

CITY PROPOSAL:

     RESOLVED, that city officials are hereby authorized to contract with Ziegler, Inc., for the purchase and delivery of one Caterpillar 257B Series II multi-terrain loader with options for the fleet services division in accordance with state of Minnesota Contract #437488, Release #T631(5), specifications and pricing in the amount of $41,680 plus $2,709.20 sales tax for a combined total amount of $44,389.20, terms net 30, FOB destination, payable from the Capital Equipment Fund 250, Department/Agency 015, Organization 2008, Object 5580, Project CE250-V809.


ADMSVS/FLT/PUR     DS:le     3/12/2008


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution will authorize the purchase and delivery of one Caterpillar 257B Series II multi-terrain loader from Ziegler, Inc., for a total amount of $44,389.20.


This purchase is based on a cooperative purchasing agreement referenced as state of Minnesota Contract #437488, Release #T-631(5), and includes a one-year or 1,500 hour warranty for parts/labor. The unit will be equipped with AeroQuip FD56 series hydraulic adapters on an auxiliary hydraulics bulkhead.


The vehicle will be used by fleet services for a variety of loading situations involving vertical lift and extended reach.


Ziegler, Inc., is headquartered in Bloomington, Minnesota, and has a facility in Duluth.


Requisition 08-0234