CITY OF HOMER
PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT
Jan C. Jonker, Superintendent Telephone: (907)235-3170
3575 Heath St. Fax: (907)235-3145
Homer, Alaska 99603 EMAIL : firstname.lastname@example.org
M E M O R A N D U M 13-027
To: Walt Wrede, City Manager
From: Jan C. Jonker, Superintendent
Thru: Carey S. Meyer, Director
Date: 04 February 2013
Subject: 8 Cubic Yard Sander / Calcium Spreader
The approved 2013 Public Works Capital Budget contains $20,000 for the purchase of a new (8) cubic yard sander / calcium spreader. Our current large sander is a 1986 vintage and is rusted out and the frame is bent. This equipment is used for the annual application of dust control / roadway stabilization material and roadway sand during the winter.
Bids for this purchase were requested from the (2) area vendors that supply this type of equipment. Bids have been received with the following results.
Dealer Name Location Equipment Make SS Chain Feed SS Auger Feed
Truckwell of Alaska Anchorage, AK Swenson $ 26,729.10 $ 23,541.04
Bob’s Services Anchorage, AK Henderson $ 26,695.00 $26,745.00
Award the purchase of this equipment to Truckwell of Alaska, 5801 Silverado Way, Anchorage, AK 99518 in the total amount of $ 23,541.04.
This purchase is budgeted in the Public Works Fleet Fund Account 152.383.