Agreement, made the................day of........

........in the year........................by and between

......................................(acting as Agents of the Owner) hereinafter designated the General Contractors, and...................................................

....................hereinafter designated the Sub-Contractor.

Witnesseth that the Sub-Contractor in consideration of the covenants and agreements herein contained on the part of the General Contractors, does covenant, promise, and agree with the said General Contractors as follows:

1. The Sub-Contractor shall and will well and sufficiently perform and finish in a thoroughly workmanlike manner under the direction and to the satisfaction of the General Contractors and...................................................

Architects (acting as Agents of the Owner,..................

..............................................) all and everything called for in specifications, entitled:...............

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for....................................................

....................................in the City of......

..............agreeably to the drawings and specifications, made by the said Architects (copies of which have been delivered to the Sub-Contractor), and to the dimensions and explanations thereon, therein and herein contained, according to the true intent and meaning of said drawings and specifications, and of these presents, including all labor and materials incident thereto, and shall provide, at his own expense, all ladders, scaffolding, implements, apparatus, moulds, models, hoisting and cartage necessary for the due performance of the said work or works.

2. The Architect or the General Contractors shall furnish to the Sub-Contractor drawings and explanations necessary to detail and illustrate the work to be done, and the Sub-Contractor shall conform to the same as part of this contract, and in the event of any doubt or question arising respecting the true meaning of the drawings and specifications, the decision of the Architect thereon shall be final and conclusive. It is mutually understood and agreed that all drawings and specifications are and remain the property of the Architect, and upon the completion of the work, are to be delivered to the General Contractors.

3. No alterations shall be made in the work or materials shown or described by the drawings and specifications, except upon a written order of the General Contractors, and when so made, the value of the work and materials added or omitted shall be computed and determined by the General Contractors, and the amount so determined shall be added to or deducted from the contract price, as hereinafter provided. In case of dissent by either party hereto from such determination of the General Contractors the valuation of the work and materials added or omitted shall be submitted to two disinterested Arbitrators, one to be appointed by each of the parties to this contract, and the Arbitrators so chosen shall, if themselves unable to agree, choose a third without unnecessary delay, and the decision in writing signed by those assenting thereto of any two of the Arbitrators, shall be final and binding on the parties hereto, and each of the parties hereto shall pay one-half of the expenses of such reference. The determination and adjustment in the manner aforesaid of the value of any work or materials to be added to or deducted from the contract price, shall be a condition precedent to the right to demand and receive the value of any additional or extra work and materials, or to demand and have deducted from the contract price the value of any omitted work and materials, and no action will lie for the value thereof until the condition has been performed.

4. The Sub-Contractor shall provide, both in the shops. and at the building, sufficient, safe and proper facilities, .at all times, for the inspection of the work by the Owner, Architect and General Contractors, or the authorized representatives of any of them, and must, upon request of the General Contractors, produce all vouchers showing quality of material used. The Sub-Contractor shall, within twenty-four hours after receiving written notice from the General Contractors to that effect, at his own cost and expense, proceed to remove from the grounds or building all materials condemned by the Architect or General Contractors, whether worked or unworked, and to take down all portions of the work which the Architect or General Contractors shall, by like written notice, condemn as unsound or improper, or as in any way failing to conform to the drawings and specifications. Work done or materials furnished by any Sub-Contractor and not approved by the Architect and General Contractors shall not be accepted.

5. Should the Sub-Contractor at any time refuse or neglect to supply a sufficiency of properly skilled workmen or of materials of the proper quality and quantity, or fail in any respect to prosecute the work with promptness and diligence, or fail in the performance of any of the agreements on his part herein contained, the General Contractors shall be at liberty, after three days' written notice to the Sub-Contractor to provide any such labor or materials, and to deduct the cost thereof from any money due or thereafter to become due to the Sub-Contractor under this contract; and the General Contractors shall also be at liberty to terminate the employment of the Sub-Contractor for the said work, and to enter upon the premises and take possession of all materials and appliances of every kind whatsoever thereon, and to employ any other person or persons to finish the work, and to provide the materials therefor; and in case of such discontinuance of the employment of the Sub-Contractor, he shall not be entitled to receive any further payment under this contract until the said work shall be wholly finished, at which time, if the unpaid balance of the amount to be paid under this contract shall exceed the expense incurred by the General Contractors in finishing the work, such excess shall be paid by the General Contracts to the Sub-Contractor, but if such expense shall exceed such unpaid balance, the Sub-Contractor shall pay the difference to the General Contractors. The expense incurred by the General Contractors as herein provided, either for furnishing materials or for finishing the work, and any damage incurred through such default, shall be audited and certified by the Architect, whose certificate thereof shall be conclusive upon the parties.