Specifications include, but are not limited to: The DEPARTMENT is soliciting for Rock Scaling services, including but not limited to, removing rocks,
boulders, decomposed rock, gravel, and loose outcrops from roadway cut slopes on an as-needed basis
on probable routes shown on Attachment A – Rock Scaling Locations. Rock Scaling is generally defined as the removal of loose rock from slopes. This process is done by
removing loose surface material presenting a rock fall hazard, usually with pry-bars and picks. Where large
sections of rock or large boulders require removal, a variety of techniques can be utilized including
winching, air bags/pillows, and breaking up in-situ using power tools.