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Help on Island roadway

Discussion in 'Bidding & Estimating' started by firelwn82, Oct 15, 2008.

  1. firelwn82

    firelwn82 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,861

    Estimating help. First roadway account I was asked to bid and they want a seasonal bid. I'm lost. I know I should tally up what I think its worth per push and multiply by an average number of pushes over so much time. But I'm lost at a price to start with.
    It's an island 1 1/2 car wide road and it's a just over a half mile long. Here is the arial view, the road's start from the bridge.

    Here's the link
    http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&ll=42.81936,-83.442364&spn=0.003227,0.006824&t=h&z=17
     
  2. plowtime1

    plowtime1 Senior Member
    Messages: 446

    If you haven't though of this already,take into consideration wind direction,drifting etc. when putting your seasonal together; you may visit more than you think. sorry, I'm not from that part, so I cannot use my costs versus yours. good luck
     
  3. firelwn82

    firelwn82 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,861

    Thanks plow time. That makes a-lot of sense.