California Department of Transportation

Contract 05-0S4004

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Q1) Please verify the asphalt quantity is correct. According to our calculations base on the sqyd quantity given it should be about 1,000 tons higher than what is shown on the bid item list.

A1) The asphalt quantities are correct; they are based on filed measurement. The bid amount should be based on the table shown on sheet PDQ-4.