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Q1) The quantities on striping installation seem to be significantly off. The total quantity shows 99,947 LF, but when you add up the various details, it adds up to 148,523 LF. The bid item calls for 100,000 LF. Please advise.
A1) No additional information will be provided. If changes are necessary, they will be handled by proposed Contract Change Order. 4May10.
Q2) The quantities for stripe removal appear to be incorrect. Per section 15-2.06 of the standard specs, when 8" stripe is to be removed, the quantity is doubled for measurement purposes. I believe the quantity should read 2960 LF. Please advise.
A2) No additional information will be provided. If changes are necessary, they will be handled by proposed Contract Change Order. 4May10.