BILLING OF STAND-BY TIME ON CRANES
Stand-by time at the applicable stand-by rate will be billed to the party leasing the crane (cranes) from the time the crane is (cranes) (are) ordered until the time the crane is (cranes) (are) utilized, should the crane (cranes) not be utilized at the starting time ordered. Should the crane (cranes) be ordered and not utilized during any eight (8) hour period, and not modified as outlined in Rule 34-565, a minimum of four (4) hours call time as outlined in these rules and regulations shall be assessed for straight time orders, and a minimum of seven (7) or eight (8) hours call time, as outlined in Rule 34-570, shall be assessed for overtime or legal holiday orders.
Stand-by time charged will be billed against the crane operator and the mechanic at straight time, time and one-half, or double time rates on a per hour basis only, with no provisions made for fractional part of the hour. Should stand-by time be incurred during the same hour in which the crane (cranes) are utilized, the crane (cranes) time will be billed at the applicable crane lease rates.