DISCLAIMER

 

PUBLIC WORKS AND UTILITIES COMMITTEE


08-0336R


RESOLUTION AWARDING A CONTRACT TO LEVINE & SON, INC., FOR CONSTRUCTION OF HIGH PRESSURE GAS MAINS AND SERVICES IN VARIOUS LOCATIONS IN THE AMOUNT OF $339,375.

CITY PROPOSAL:

     RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are hereby authorized to enter into a contract with Levine & Son, Inc., for construction of high pressure gas mains and services in various locations for the engineering division for the apparent low bid of $339,375, payable out of Gas Fund 0520, Department/Agency 500, Organization 1905, Object 5533, City Project No. 0428GS.


ENGINEERING DIV


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution will authorize the construction of one, two, three and six inch high pressure plastic gas mains, 1/2 and one inch plastic gas services, and related work in various locations throughout the city of Duluth by Levine & Son, Inc., in the amount of $339,375, payable from Gas Fund 0520. This award is the annual project for extending gas mains and gas services to new customers, and may include some replacement gas services. Levine & Son, Inc., was the lowest bidder of the two companies that responded. The low bid is less than the engineer’s estimate and capital improvement budget of $351,000. Payable out of Department/Agency 500, Organization 1905, Object 5533, City Project No. 0428GS, Requisition No. 08-0405.


Tabulation of bids received May 15, 2008

Levine & Son, Inc.

$339,375

United Piping, Inc.

$399,225