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hey there need some help bidding this bp gas stations

Discussion in 'Bidding & Estimating' started by tank99_999, Sep 1, 2010.

  1. tank99_999

    tank99_999 Junior Member
    Messages: 28

    its buckys gas stations this is want thay sent me .. do thay want a price for 2-8 in then 8+? , he said he is going to brake em up to 6-8 gas stations per contracter, and whats a good haul away price? i have a skid loder and 8 trucks ,

    Bucky's Express
    Store Name ----------------------------------------Plow-------------------------------- Plow8+--------------------------------------------------Haul Away---------------Salt and Sand---------
    12 Bucky's Express 10202 Maple x
    13 Bucky's Express 2675 S 13th St xx
    16 Bucky's Express 16 N 16th x
    17 Bucky's Express 1759 Madison Ave x
    18 Bucky's Express 4865 S 108th x
    2 Bucky's Express 2510 S 132 x
    24 Bucky's Express 2223 S 24 x
    27 Bucky's Express 2713 S 24 x
    30 Bucky's Express 101 N 30th x
    31 Bucky's Express 13125 Q St x
    32 Bucky's Express 3909 N 132nd x
    33 Bucky's Express 3003 Samson Way x
    34 Bucky's Express 3501 W Broadway x
    40 Bucky's Express 107 S 40th x
    42 Bucky's Express 3435 S 42nd x
    44 Bucky's Express 14404 Stony Brook Blvd x
    50 Bucky's Express 5001 Dodge St x
    60 Bucky's Express 6003 Center St x
    61 Bucky's Express 2605 S 150th x
    72 Bucky's Express 2901 N 72nd St x
    73 Bucky's Express 7203 Harrison St x
    84 Bucky's Express 84th and Frederick x
    88 Bucky's Express 7911 W Dodge Rd x
    99 Bucky's Express 4973 Dodge St x

    Plw lot (snow pushed to designated area (clean around pumps, front catwalk, and sidewalk
    Plow to be at 2" and above
    Salt and Sand
    Snow may need to be hauled away at some point, need rate
    Must furnish proof of insurance

    Please bid on locations that are (X)
  2. merrimacmill

    merrimacmill PlowSite.com Addict
    from MA
    Messages: 1,822

    You have 8 trucks and don't know how to price your own lots without asking for help???
  3. Mick

    Mick PlowSite.com Veteran
    from Maine
    Messages: 5,546

    Do you seriously expect people on here to be able to price stations in Omaha, Ne by giving them addresses? How would we know what increment they want? Anyone who could price them is your competition, so why would they give you an honest answer?

    Are you really a company owner or a 13 year old playing at being grown up?
  4. tank99_999

    tank99_999 Junior Member
    Messages: 28

    ive been a sub for years never really got into bidding ..
  5. windrowsnow

    windrowsnow Senior Member
    from nw ohio
    Messages: 168

    do them for $15.00 salt and plow
  6. Aimfor1337

    Aimfor1337 Junior Member
    Messages: 13

    Take it easy on the guy. He is probably listing the addresses so that some can view lot size on google maps or something of the sort. I live in omaha as well, and these addresses are all valid. Tank, check your messages, i left you one on your profile.

    As for the bids... Tank you must figure out square footage, how long it will take you to do each job, and if you can handle it all say if omaha were to get 12" snowfall in one drop like we've gotten in the past. I would honestly pick a select few of the bucky's, and go from there. Too many, some are huge, and VERY busy no matter the season. My .02
  7. IMAGE

    IMAGE Sponsor
    Messages: 1,737

    BP gas stations you say? Don't they just dump fuel on the ground to melt the snow/ice?
  8. tank99_999

    tank99_999 Junior Member
    Messages: 28

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    tank99_999 Junior Member
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    tank99_999 Junior Member
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  11. tank99_999

    tank99_999 Junior Member
    Messages: 28

    sorry for a double post
  12. cet

    cet PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,196

    If you priced it for 1 place then that is high for my area. If you are spreading sand/salt you would be lucky to spread $15 worth. How long do you think it would take to plow?
  13. MatthewG

    MatthewG PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,390

    Haul away at $150 an hour for a bigger dump in my parts
  14. TPC Services

    TPC Services Senior Member
    Messages: 875

    There like any gas station they are going to want it done dirt cheap. We do the Git n go’s here and have been doing them for 5 years now. I‘ve tried to raise my prices but then they *****. Your rates in Omaha are the same in Des Moines, you’ll be lucky to do them for $100 for per push & sdwks and $90 for sand /salt that place will not even take a ton to do it!! So they may ***** about that to, but hell that’s our minimum to run a sand truck out to a small place like that. You are way High on hauling $250 per hr is what I get to load & haul it away!! Not worth your headache trust me!! Especially when there are clowns doing **** for $55 an Hr. I just keep them around to keep a few subs busy!!
  15. tank99_999

    tank99_999 Junior Member
    Messages: 28

    some of the gas stations are diffrent sizes i wasnt to sure on loading out .. 250 sounds better..
    i think that one gas station would take 25-30 min but the big thing is the side walks becouse when the city plows plow the streets thay throw it on the sidewalks and that sh;t gets deep what do you guys think about that?
  16. tank99_999

    tank99_999 Junior Member
    Messages: 28

    now kum and go wants a bid what do you guys think .. ne help ?? please help a newbe


    Scope of Work Snow Removal for Kum and Go

    Snow Removal/Plowing & Shoveling
    Contractor shall commence services (shoveling and plowing) when snow accumulation reaches a depth of one (1.5”) inches. Kum and Go sites are open 24/7/365 and will need to be serviced accordingly.

    2.) Snow plowing and shoveling are to include all of the following but are not limited to; parking lot, roadways, & parking areas, entrance & exit, shipping & receiving areas, garbage corral/compactors areas, and all fire exit doors, store sidewalks, rear delivery area, access to mailboxes. Contractor shall provide preferential to handicap stalls, pump areas, front doors & fire hydrants. Contractors shall include city sidewalks where applicable.
    3.) Contractor shall hand shovel where applicable to prevent damage pumping station and fuel caps.

    4.) Contractor shall, prior to the beginning of the snow season contractor shall stake the property.

    5.) The store manager will designate a site to pile snow.

    6.) Contractor will NOT be providing storage for equipment on site.

    7.) Contractor shall remove any deicing product left behind in the parking lot post season.

    Salt Application to Parking Lot:
    Salt should occur at least once during a snow event, additional salting/sanding services may be deemed necessary to maintain a slip free location.

    During an ice storm or icy conditions, contractors are to apply salt to parking lot keeping a clean and non-hazardous; slip free surface for Kum and Go customers and employees, and a concrete safe chemical on the sidewalks and entrances & exits.

    C.) De-icing of the Sidewalks
    1) De-icing of sidewalks, steps, entrance and exits (including emergency exits) ramps on the premises of Kum and Go are to be included in the service, contractor is to maintain a slip free surface for Kum and Go customers.

    2) Contractor shall include all city walks in de-icing services, if Kum and Go is responsible for.

    3) Contractor shall use concrete friendly on all sidewalks, steps, entrance and exits (including emergency exits) ramps

    Kum and Go Snow Plowing Contractor

    Location Number ______________________ Name __________________________________________

    Address: ____________________________ Address: _______________________________________

    City, State, Zip: _______________________ City, State, and Zip: _________________________________

    Phone: _______________ Fax: ___________________

    Email: _______________ Cell Phone: _____________

    Contractors are requested to provide both a SEASONAL PRICE & PRE PUSH PRICE structure for pricing:

    Snow Plowing Pricing: (include all services outlined on the scope of work (A-C) for the entire season).

    Seasonal Cost $__________________________SEASONAL

    Per Push Pricing

    Plow 1.5”-3” $______________________*PER PUSH

    Plow 3.1-6.0 $______________________*PER PUSH

    Plow 6.1-9.0 $______________________*PER PUSH

    Plow 9.1-12.0 $_____________________*PER PUSH

    Cost per inch above 12” $_______________*PER INCH (above 12.0)

    B.) Cost Per service to Salt the parking Lot $________________________*PER SERVICE


    Shovel 0-3” $________________________*PER SERVICE

    Shovel 3.1-6.0” $_______________________ *PER SERVICE

    Shovel 6.1-9.0” $_______________________* PER SERVICE

    Shovel 9.1-12.0” $_______________________* PER SERVICE

    Cost per inch above 12” $_________________* PER INCH (above 12.0)

    D.)Cost to De-ice the sidewalks (with a concrete friendly chemical): $_________________*PER SERVICE

    *include all applicable taxes

    List of locations open to bid in your state:

    Store # address City Zip State 219 154 Bennett Ave Council Bluffs 68138 NE 220 2024 5Th Avenue Council Bluffs 68138 NE 346 101 Omaha Ave. Norfolk 68701 NE 347 3352 N. 108Th St. Omaha 68138 NE 348 12011 Blondo Omaha 68138 NE 351 720 N. 108Th Court Omaha 68138 NE 352 1010 S. 154Th Street Omaha 68138 NE 360 10025 South 168th Ave Omaha 68138 NE 361 1010 South 189th Elkhorn 68116 NE 363 6606 Blondo Omaha 68138 NE 367 18908 Q Street Omaha 68116 NE 368 4041 N. 168st St. Omaha 68116 NE 369 11111 Emmett St. Omaha 68138 NE 370 11205 Wickersham Blvd Suite 1 Gretna 68138 NE 371 13149 Fort St Omaha 68116 NE 372 7152 Pacific Omaha 68116 NE 373 13905 Williamsburg Dr. Bellevue 68116 NE 374 10764 Virginia Plaza Papillion 68116 NE 376 2627 South HWS Cleveland Blvd Omaha 68116 NE

    here what one looks like?

  17. tank99_999

    tank99_999 Junior Member
    Messages: 28

    thanks guys for all the help