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File #: 22-0466    Version: 1 Name: FM - Contract w/Otis Elevator Co. for elevator services
Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
File created: 4/7/2022 In control: City Council
On agenda: 5/3/2022 Final action: 5/3/2022
Title: Recommendation to adopt resolution authorizing City Manager, or designee, to execute a contract, and any necessary documents including any necessary subsequent amendments, with Otis Elevator Company, of Farmington, CT, for elevator maintenance, repair and related services, on the same terms and conditions afforded to University of California, through OMNIA Partners, Public Sector, in a total annual amount of $238,000, and authorize a 30 percent contingency in the amount of $71,400, for a total annual contract amount not to exceed $309,400, until the University of California contract expires on September 30, 2024, with the option to renew for as long as the University of California contract is in effect, at the discretion of the City Manager. (Citywide)
Sponsors: Financial Management
Attachments: 1. 050322-C-6sr.pdf, 2. RES-22-0064.pdf
TITLE
Recommendation to adopt resolution authorizing City Manager, or designee, to execute a contract, and any necessary documents including any necessary subsequent amendments, with Otis Elevator Company, of Farmington, CT, for elevator maintenance, repair and related services, on the same terms and conditions afforded to University of California, through OMNIA Partners, Public Sector, in a total annual amount of $238,000, and authorize a 30 percent contingency in the amount of $71,400, for a total annual contract amount not to exceed $309,400, until the University of California contract expires on September 30, 2024, with the option to renew for as long as the University of California contract is in effect, at the discretion of the City Manager. (Citywide)

DISCUSSION
City Council approval is requested to enter into a contract with Otis Elevator Company (Otis) for providing preventative maintenance, repair and related services for City of Long Beach (City) elevators at various locations. Currently, the City owns and operates 43 elevators at 26 locations that vary in condition.

The Purchasing Division of the Financial Management Department researched procurement options for elevator maintenance, repair, and related services and discovered other agencies had completed an open, fair, transparent, and competitive procurement process. The City reviewed three cooperative agreement options and determined that the contract between University of California, through OMNIA Partners, with Otis Elevator Company provided the best value to the City.

Otis was selected based on their competitive pricing, service level, and breadth of product offerings. Otis was selected through a nationwide competitive solicitation process with eight (8) proposals submitted. Otis was one (1) of four (4) vendors selected to provide elevator services to the UC System.

City Charter Section 1802 provides an alternative procurement method by permitting the City to purchase or otherwise obtain s...

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