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Where to truck fill in Bergen county, NJ?

Discussion in 'Landscape Maintenance' started by mapleleaf, Jul 21, 2009.

  1. mapleleaf

    mapleleaf LawnSite Member
    Messages: 46

    Hi all. We are getting ready to bid out a job for a large paver driveway. We will have to excavate down the area and will have a lot of fill. We have smaller mason trucks, 2 that probably can hold about 5 tons each, which I think we may have 60-70 tons of fill to truck off site. I was wondering if any Northern NJ guys have any suggestions on how to handle. If we did it our selves it would be a lot of tklds out which whould take a long time, and strain the trucks too. I thought of doing a dumpster/container, the one co. I checked with doesn't take dirt. I do not want to pass on doing the driveway, it would be a great job, and there's a solution to every problem, and not doing the job is not the solution I'm willing to do. I know my fellow Northern NJ guys have lots of good suggestions. Thanks!
  2. TimNNJ

    TimNNJ LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 321

    I just posted a similar question ..have a driveway I am bidding on..need to get rid of fill and asphalt

    CLARK LAWN LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,526

    any trucking companies in the area? that would only be 2 or 3 triaxles
  4. mapleleaf

    mapleleaf LawnSite Member
    Messages: 46

    Hey Timnnj - I got a price for a mixed container of asphalt & concrete, 10 cy, in Bergen county for $400. But that company doesn't take away dirt. Please tell me the drive you're bidding out isn't in bergen county? Hate to be bidding on the some job.
  5. mapleleaf

    mapleleaf LawnSite Member
    Messages: 46

    Clarklawn thanks for the tip, I'll have to check out the jobsite area, it is actually about an hr away from where I usually work, so I don't know the area's trucking co's very well. Do the trucking companies take care of dumping the fill somewhere & incorporate the dump fee in their price to me? Thanks!
  6. landscapingpoolguy

    landscapingpoolguy LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 822

    Please contact me I offer excavtion and trucking services.

    Chuck Randina
    Perfect Property Services Inc.
    Bloomingdale, NJ 07403
    (973) 332-0734

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