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Timber Sales on State Forests in Region 9

Effective January 1, 2019, State Finance Law §139-l requires bidders on state procurements to complete and submit a Sexual Harassment Prevention Certification with their Bid Proposal and Bidder's/Proposer's Certification forms. Bidders will find the certification on page 2 of the "Addendum" for the advertised sale, or, it will be included in the Notice of Sale of Forest Products, on the reverse side of the Bid Proposal.

The following table lists all current sales of standing timber offered on State Forest properties in Region 9. Data for each sale includes the bid opening date, a link to the Notice of Sale, the minimum bid that will be accepted, and the bid results for that sale.

Contract # /
Bid Opening Date
Timber Notice of Sale Minimum
Bid
Submit
to*
Bid Results
X011462
March 28, 2019
sftwd

Cattaraugus 13 (PDF)

Addendum to Contract- 2 pg. (PDF)

$32,737.50 Albany
X011425
March 7, 2019
sftwd

Cattaraugus 4 (PDF)

Addendum to Contract- 2 pg. (PDF)

$44,859.50 Albany
X011402
February 14, 2019
hrdwd

Cattaraugus 1 (PDF)

Addendum to Contract- 2 pg. (PDF)

$34,669.50 Albany
X011394
February 7, 2018
hrdwd

Cattaraugus 2, (PDF)

Addendum to Contract- 2 pg. (PDF)

$108,465 Albany 1) RAM Forest Products, Inc. - $256,500
2) Clear Lake Lumber Inc. - $131,852
3) Northwestern Hardwoods, LLC - $120,980
X011388
January 31, 2019
hrdwd

Allegany 2 (PDF)

Addendum to Contract- 2 pg. (PDF)

$71,600 Albany No Bids Received
X011361
January 17, 2019
hrdwd Chautauqua 9 (PDF) $90,677.50 Albany 1) Northwestern Hardwoods, LLC - $143,000
2) R & B Holmes Logging - $118,760
3) RAM Forest Products, Inc. - $91,000
X011328
December 6, 2018
sftwd Allegany 2 & 4 (PDF) $53,739 Albany 1) Timber Ridge Logging LLC - $104,425
2) PRF Pulp & Logging - $67,000
X011336
December 6, 2018
sftwd Allegany 91 (PDF) $48,400 Albany 1) Rhoades Logging, Inc. - $130,676.50
2) Timber Ridge Logging, LLC - $97,300
3) Frank Luta - $90,111.05
4) PRF Pulp & Logging - $48,500
X011351
November 29, 2018
hrdwd Chautauqua 2 (PDF) $45,429.50 Albany 1) Northwestern Hardwoods, LLC - $75,627
2) Firth Maple Products - $68,000
3) Clear Lake Lumber, Inc. - $51,432
4) Potter Lumber Co., LLC - $46,275.09
5) RAM Forest Products, Inc. - 45,921
X011299
November 1, 2018
hrdwd Cattaraugus 17 (PDF) $112,981.50 Albany 1) RAM Forest Products, Inc. - $365,789
2) Clear Lake Lumber, Inc. - $151,974
3) Sugar Grove Hardwood, Inc. - $117,350

*Office addresses are listed on the right side of this page.

Logger Training Requirements - Any person who will perform any duties related to the felling, handling and removal of trees under timber sale contracts on State Forests will be required to be Trained Logger Certified® (TLC) through the New York Logger Training Program. The New York Logger Training Program maintains this list of certified timber harvesters, see link in right column.

Truck drivers and loader operators are not required to be TLC if their only duties are the loading of forest products onto trucks and/or transportation of forest products from the harvest site.

Contracts will be posted for 30 days beyond bid opening date.

Parties interested in bidding must contact the appropriate DEC office to obtain the required Sale of Forest Products Proposal, Bidders/Proposer's Certification, and bid envelope. Bids submitted on something other than the Forest Products Proposal, without the Bidder's/Proposer's Certification, and/or without a bid deposit, will be rejected. Bids submitted in envelopes other than those provided by the Department may not be delivered to the appropriate location by the U.S. Postal Service.

Local sales have a winning bid amount less than $10,000, and are approved by the Regional Forester. Revenue sales have a winning bid of $10,000 or more, and require Central Office approval.

Bid results will be posted no sooner than 24 hours after the bid opening date.


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