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What I Found Plowing

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by bike5200, Mar 9, 2008.

  1. bike5200

    bike5200 Senior Member
    from Ky
    Messages: 437

    First picture
    Pulled up on this lot at 5 AM and this car was sitting in the middle of one of the parking section. Did not get near it. Whats in the picture is how I left it.
    Second picture
    Plowed around this car, found out it was stolen.

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  2. duff daddy

    duff daddy Senior Member
    Messages: 151

    not that i have ever stolen a car BUT if i did or was going to, im not gonna steal a ford probe ... like my daddy always said "son if your going to do something do it all the way" aka if im gonna steal a car im thinking bmw/vette/benz.
  3. Vaughn Schultz

    Vaughn Schultz PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,565

    What ? why ? I dont get it :rolleyes:
  4. canoebuildah

    canoebuildah Senior Member
    Messages: 132

    Those look like two different cars in two different locations. The first one looks like a silver BMW coupe or convertible.
  5. highlander316

    highlander316 Senior Member
    Messages: 583

    you left that much snow? I woulda gotten near it.
  6. c.t. lawn care

    c.t. lawn care Senior Member
    Messages: 147

    Thoes are two different cars. One is a bmw coupe and the other is a ford probe or something
  7. riverwalkland

    riverwalkland Senior Member
    Messages: 401

    bmw z4 convertible = silver car.
  8. hydro_37

    hydro_37 PlowSite Veteran
    from iowa
    Messages: 3,790

    You could have gotten alot of the snow plowed up to the BMW. But I would not have gotten really close either. Bill the customer for clean-up time where the car was sitting.
  9. bike5200

    bike5200 Senior Member
    from Ky
    Messages: 437

    The only way to get near the car you would have had to push the snow up on the sidewalk to the buildings. There was about 8 inches of snow on the ground and if you would have pushed the snow up there when someone parked in the spot they would have had to climb over the snow to get to the buildings. Also that lot is so narrow that I don't think you could have turn a truck with a plow on it to get beside the car.
  10. bike5200

    bike5200 Senior Member
    from Ky
    Messages: 437

    They are two different lots. The BMW was there early Saturday morning. The lot with the ford was done on Sunday.
  11. Midwest BuildIt Inc

    Midwest BuildIt Inc PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,280

    So, Like, Oh my god. So you went to plow a "parking lot" and there was a car in it....Wow.

    sorry if i sound like a smart a$$, i was trying too....

    RBRONKEMA GHTFD 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,592

    I don't get why you left that much snow by the beamer? I am so confused about that, WHY!?!?!?!?!?!
  13. weeman97

    weeman97 Senior Member
    Messages: 376

    ^^^^^^^ahhhh Haha
  14. bike5200

    bike5200 Senior Member
    from Ky
    Messages: 437

    Plowing is done by the hour and salting is done by the pound. As warm as it was Saturday and Sunday that snow is probably melted. I am a Sub for this contractor, all his work is commercial and retail. We got 10 1/2 inches of snow that started on Friday and finished on Saturday morning, on all the commercial lots not one pound of salt was put down. I started one lot Saturday at 7 AM and by 10-11 AM the sun was out and by about 2 PM the asphalt was dry.
  15. riverwalkland

    riverwalkland Senior Member
    Messages: 401

    looks like plenty of room by the beamer to move the snow. drive like your gonna bone it, turn out at the last min, backdrag what u cant get, then push out again... done

    just noticed, with the probe, if you look at the parking lines, its not just parked in that lot, its literally right in the middle of it
  16. bike5200

    bike5200 Senior Member
    from Ky
    Messages: 437

    That picture is a little confusing, there are only two parking spot on one side of the beamer and three on the other side, then curbs and landscaping.
  17. PDQ Pete

    PDQ Pete Senior Member
    Messages: 139

    I would of buried that beemer:)
  18. grandview

    grandview PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,609

    You should of put a protective coat of snow around it!
  19. AbsoluteH&L

    AbsoluteH&L Senior Member
    Messages: 573

    NOW it makes sense, the whole foreground looks like it was parking lot.
  20. bike5200

    bike5200 Senior Member
    from Ky
    Messages: 437

    The contractor I sub for sent a guy by to check the lot on Saturday and the car was still there and he did not plow the parking spots. The owner of the company went by Sunday and the car was still there, the snow was not plowed. The shopping center call Monday morning to come and plow that parking area, the car was moved late Sunday some time. He sent a truck to do it. Spring time is close.:redbounce ::D