Bilt-Rite Contractors, Inc. v. The Architectural Studio
2005 Pa. LEXIS 99 (Pa. January 19, 2005)
The East Penn School District entered into a contract with The Architectural Studio (“TAS”), pursuant to which TAS agreed to prepare plans, drawings and specifications (collectively, “Design Documents”) for the construction of a new school. The Design Documents were submitted to contractors for the purpose of preparing bids to perform the general construction of the school. Bilt-Rite submitted a bid for the general construction work, and was awarded the contract as the lowest responsive, responsible bidder. The contract between Bilt-Rite and the School District specifically referred to and incorporated by reference, TAS’s Design Documents.
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