March 13, 1929 (16th Parliament, 3rd Session)

LIB

Mr. CARDIN: (Minister of Marine and Fisheries)

Liberal

1. C. R. Hackett.
2. $9,375 per annum.
3. February 16, 1926. Three years from April 1, 1926.
4. No.
5. See answer to 4.
6. Year Cost Contractor1920 $8,291 25 C. R. Hackett1921
8,962 50 C. R. Hackett1922
9,075 00 C. R. Hackett1923
9,075 00 C. R. Hackett1924
9,375 00 C. R. Hackett1925
9,375 00 C. R. Hackett1926
9,375 00 C. R. Hackett1927
9,375 00 C. R. Hackett*1928
9,375 00 C. R. Hackett
*In 1928 $140.79 was paid for the maintenance of 6 temporary spars, this being the contract rate.
7. The department recommends the renewal of the present contract.
8. No.
9. 17 gas buoys; 8 lighted spar buoys; 20 spar buoys with float lights; 26 unlighted spar buoys; 4 barrel buoys, and 10 winter spar buoys, numbering in all 85 buoys.
10. None as arising under the provisions of this contract.
11. (a) 38 miles; (b) 14 miles.
12. No. The price for the several classes of buoys were established by tender, and the contract renewed at those prices. The recommendation for the renewal of the contract was based on the satisfactory manner in which the work was performed and on the fairness of the price charged.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   LOWER DETROIT RIVER CONTRACTS
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