California Department of Transportation

Contract 05-0R2104

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Q1) Roadside Paving Quantities - HMA Quantities? Sheet # 21 has HMA quantities given for HMA in tons. The bid item of SQYD is correct but the quantity in tons doesn't seem to add up. What is the conversion ratio used to convert from CY to Tons for HMA? The total tonnage for HMA given is 30 tons, I calculated 80 tons using our normal conversions for HMA. Which is correct?

A1) Submitted for consideration.

Q2) Planting - Mulch Depth? Mulch - What is the Mulch depth for both types of Mulch? What type of Mulch is to be installed in the Plant Basins, Type 1 or Type 2? Please Clarify.

A2) Submitted for consideration.