Lake Minnetonka Conservation District

Aquatic Plant Harvesting Equipment Sale


Aquatic Plant Harvesting Equipment Sale

Are you looking for an environmentally friendly method to control lake weeds and remove plant biomass in your lake or waterway? The LMCD has some mechanical aquatic plant harvesting equipment available to purchase. Deadline to submit bids is 2:00 p.m. CT on March 31, 2021.

Sealed Bid Deadline

The Board of the Lake Minnetonka Conservation District (LMCD) will receive sealed bids at its office at 5341 Maywood Road, Suite 200, Mound, MN 55364 until 2:00 p.m. CT on March 31, 2021, from those interested in purchasing aquatic plant harvesting equipment.

Aquatic Harvesting Equipment For Sale

  1. 2003 Aquarius Systems Model H-820 Harvester LMCD no. 6
  2. 2005 Aquarius Systems Model H-820 Harvester LMCD no. 7
  3. 2012 Aquarius Systems Model HM-820-11 Harvester LMCD no. 8
  4. 1991 Aquarius Systems Model T-34 Transport Barge, with 2004 Mercury Optimax 150 hp Motor
  5. 1989 UMI Inc. Model T-8T Harvester Tilt Deck Trailer
  6. 1989 UMI Inc Model C-800 Shore Conveyor
  7. Miscellaneous Equipment and Trailer

Bid Specifications & Submittal Process

Bids must be submitted on the LMCD Bid Form. All equipment is being sold “AS IS, WHERE IS” with no warranties whatsoever, and the buyers are responsible for loading and transporting the purchased items from the LMCD storage site at their own cost. The harvesters are wide and constitute an oversize load for transport. Information regarding the equipment, the bid form, and instructions for bidding are provided in the Bid Package Instructions.

Bids must be directed to the Executive Director at LMCD, 5341 Maywood Road, Suite 200, Mound MN 55364 and must be securely sealed with a statement on the outside wrapper describing the item for which the bid is being submitted. Bids will be opened and read aloud at a Zoom meeting at 2:15 p.m. on March 31, 2021 occurring after the bid submittal deadline. Each buyer will be required to sign a LMCD bill of sale. The LMCD Board reserves the right to reject any or all bids.

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Meeting ID: 846 4648 0496
Passcode: 047159
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  • Equipment Photos Below
Harvester No. 6
Harvester No. 7
Harvester No. 8
Shore Conveyor
Tilt Trailer (below Transporter)