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News Release - 3/13/2006

Douglas PUD Commission Meeting Report

Douglas County PUD Commissioners Mike Doneen, Jim Davis and Lynn Heminger executed the following actions during the March 13, 2006 Commission meeting held at the Wells Hydroelectric Project:

Awarded Central Machinery Sales, Inc. of Moses Lake, contract 06-06-D, to furnish a 4X4 loader backhoe and 20 ton tilt trailer. Central Machinery Sales, Inc., with a bid price of $71,905, was the only responsive bidder. (06-67)

Awarded WESCO of Portland, contract 06-09-D, EPR underground primary cable. WESCO, with a bid price of $165,652, was the lowest responsive bidder. (06-68)

Authorized a call for bids under bid document 06-12-D, supply two 2006 6X6 Digger Derrick line trucks. Douglas PUD has need for two Digger Derrick trucks for maintenance of its distribution electrical system. (06-69)

Approved acceptance and final payment to Tunnel Hill Granite under contract 04-88-W, 2004-2005 excavating services. All work has been completed and determined to meet the contract specifications. (06-70)

Awarded Carter Excavation of Brewster, contract 06-10-W, 2006-2007 heavy equipment services for the Wells Hydroelectric Project. Carter Excavation, with a bid price of $345,436, was the lowest responsive bidder. (06-71)