Contractors' Accounting Practice: With Procedure Also for Owners, Architects, and Engineers

Ronald Press Company, 1924 - 386 páginas

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Página 373 - Architect makes or procures preliminary estimates on the cost of the work and he endeavors to keep the actual cost of the work as low as may be consistent with the purpose of the building and with proper workmanship and material, but no such estimate can be regarded as other than an approximation.
Página 360 - Should the Contractor at any time refuse or neglect to supply a sufficiency of properly skilled workmen, or of materials of the proper quality, or fail in any respect to prosecute the work wIth promptness and diligence, or fail in the performance of any of the agreements herein contained, such refusal, neglect or failure being certified by the Architects, the Owner shall be at liberty, after three days...
Página 352 - If at any time there shall be evidence of any lien or claim for which, if established, the Owner . . of the said premises might become liable, and which is chargeable to the Contractor.., the Owner.. shall have the right to retain out of any payment then due or thereafter to become due an amount sufficient to completely indemnify against such lien or claim.
Página 350 - No alterations shall be made in the work except upon written order of the Architect ; the amount to be paid by the Owner or allowed by the Contractor by virtue of such alterations to be stated in said order. Should the Owner and Contractor not agree as to amount to be paid or allowed, the work shall go on under the order required above, and in case of failure to agree, the determination of said amount shall be referred to arbitration, as provided for in Art. XII of this contract.
Página 372 - Work, and will endeavor to guard the Owner against defects and deficiencies in the Work of the Contractor.
Página 360 - ... to terminate the employment of the contractor for the said work and to enter upon the premises and take possession for the purpose of completing the work included under this contract, of all materials, tools and appliances thereon, and to employ any other person or persons to finish the work and to provide the materials therefor...
Página 68 - ... suffered or alleged to have been suffered by any person...
Página 352 - It is further mutually agreed between the parties hereto that no certificate given or payment made under this contract, except the final certificate or final payment, shall be conclusive evidence of the performance of this contract, either wholly or in part, and that no payment shall be construed to be an acceptance of defective work or improper materials.
Página 375 - The Contractor and the Owner for themselves, their successors, executors, administrators and assigns, hereby agree to the full performance of the covenants herein contained. IN WITNESS WHEREOF they have hereunto set their hands and seals, the day and year first above written.
Página 369 - ... the drafting of forms of proposals and contracts; the issuance of certificates of payment; the keeping of accounts, the general administration of the business and supervision of the Work.

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