General Contractors are putting together bids in order to come up with their best total dollar amount in order to win the bid. Having a competitive bid from subcontractors in a timely fashion is what they are looking for. Pre Bid meetings and Bid due dates are on the bid request form. Attending Pre Bid meetings is an excellent way to meet people representing the General Contractors.
Typically, a sign in sheet will be present. Obtaining a copy of it is a great way to find out who to market to. Attending a Pre Bid meeting gives you a heads up about the project. Looking over the sign specs and possibly the plans before the Pre Bid meeting is a good idea.
This is a good opportunity to find out the answer to your questions. Yes, you may have more questions later. Another reason to have a great relationship with the General contractors. Throughout this process remember YOU are the sign “expert”. You may not know the answers but you can certainly find out. Signs PDQ is happy to help with questions you may have. Don’t forget…EVERYONE attending the Pre Bid meeting will need signs!!! Make contact, get connected, stay connected!