Shopping Cart (0) items Sign In

Construction Claims Monthly - Devoted exclusively to the problems of construction contracting since 1963

‹ Prev article: 

Prime Contractor Not Liable For Delay Of Sub Delay; Subcontractors

Monday, June 02, 2003 02:58 pm

Prime Contractor Not Liable For Delay Of Sub Delay; Subcontractors

A federal court of appeals has ruled that under New York law, a prime contractor is not liable for a subcontractor's delay damages if the delay was caused by the project owner's breach of contract.

Aspen Knolls Construction Corp. awarded a contract to Regional Building Systems (RBS) to manufacture, deliver and erect 100 modular housing units on property owned by Aspen Knolls in Staten Island, New York. RBS then awarded a subcontract to Bedford Construction Corp. to transport and erect the units.

During the course of the project, Aspen Knolls experienced financial difficulties. A [...]

› Next article: 
Sign up now for Construction Claims Monthly Online! Your own virtual help desk of must-have techniques, tutorials, and how-to articles.
Join Now Construction Claims Monthly! Close

Dear Valued Customers,

We regret to announce that ProEdTech LLC and all its affiliate brands will cease operations on April 1, 2019.

We are no longer able to fulfill online orders. We will fullfill all DVD and book orders already placed.

Customers of canceled webinars and subscription products may request a refund at (800) 223-8720 or You must do so by April 1, 2019.

Thank you for your business and loyalty over the years. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience caused.

Best regards,
The ProEdTech Team