Contract for rails and materials for the State Railways
Buenos Aires, 6 July 1909
Contract Nº 10367-F/1909 — Whereas this dossier relating to the tendering for materials for railing which it is intended to acquire during the current year to carry out the improvement to existing lines of the State Railways and to advance those that are being constructed by administration*:
That there has been compliance [with the terms of] the tendering;
That after a careful study of the eleven offers submitted, the Directorates General of Railways and Accounts, concur in the reports of the evaluation of the tendering,
The President of the Republic, with the agreement with the Ministers —
Clause 1. Accept the following offers : First that of Messrs Ramsay, Bellamy & Co, representing the United States Steel Products Export Company, for the provision of rails and fishplates as follows :
$ o/s* For delivery at Buenos Aires, 12,524.000 tons at twenty nine pesos and twenty three cents gold, (29.23 pesos), per ton, that is . . .
175982 40 At Colastiné, 24,441.000 tons at thirty pesos and thirty cents gold, per ton, ($30.30), that is . . .
740562 30En San Antonio 6,262.000 tons at thirty two pesos and thirty cents ($32.30 sealed gold), per ton, that is . . .
20226 60Total . . . 1484883 82
This makes a total for rails of one million four hundred and eighty four thousand eight hundred and eighty three pesos and two cents sealed gold.
BO 4680 07 Jul1909
The FCE broad gauge network