PAVING BY CALGARY CITY FORCES COST 25% MORE THAN CONTRACTORS JOBS

THIS ARTICLE IS A REPORT ON A STUDY CARRIED OUT IN THE CITY OF CALGARY. IT COMPARES THE COSTS OF PAVING WORK DONE BY CITY FORCES AGAINST THAT DONE BY PRIVATE CONTRACTORS. IT WAS CONCLUDED THAT CONTRACTORS CAN DO THE WORK 25% CHEAPER. EQUIPMENT AND PERSONNEL INFLEXIBILITY, AS WELL AS A POOR COST ACCOUNTING SYSTEM, WERE BLAMED FOR THE DISCREPANCY. /CGRA/

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    • Vol10, No 17, PP 8-9, 1 TAB
  • Publication Date: 1966-4-29

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  • Accession Number: 00200924
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 7 1994 12:00AM