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File #: 15-17114    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Consent Item Status: Approved
File created: In control: City Council Business Meeting
On agenda: 1/24/2022 Final action: 1/24/2022
Title: CATS Hi-Rail Bucket Trucks


CATS Hi-Rail Bucket Trucks




Approve a contract in the amount of $819,504.32 to the lowest responsive bidder Altec Industries Inc. for the purchase of two hi-rail bucket trucks.    



Staff Resource(s):

John Lewis, Jr., CATS

Allen C. Smith, CATS



§                     Rail bucket trucks are essential to maintaining the overhead catenary system for revenue service during preventative maintenance for CATS’ LYNX light rail system.

§                     These vehicles will ensure safe, reliable transportation along the rail alignment to address any power-related issues and will transport employees along the alignment during incidents that may have caused traffic congestion.

§                     On September 22, 2020, the City issued an Invitation to Bid; three bids were received.

§                     Altec Industries Inc. was selected as the lowest responsible, responsive bidder.


Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE)

No goals shall be established on Contracts where: (a) there are no subcontracting opportunities identified for the Contract; or (b) there are no DBEs certified to perform the scopes of work that the City regards as realistic opportunities for subcontracting.


This contract meets the provisions of (a) - No subcontracting opportunities.


Fiscal Note

Funding: CATS Capital Investment Plan