(a) Company warrants that on the date of shipment the goods are of the kind and quality described herein and are free of non-conformities inworkmanship and material. This warranty does not apply to goods or parts delivered by Company butmanufactured by others. (b) Buyer's exclusive remedy for nonconformity inany item of the goods shall be the repair or the replacement (at Company's option) of the item and any affected part of the goods. Company's obligation to repair or replace shall be in effect for a period of one (1) year from initial operation of the goods but not more than eighteen (18) months from Company's shipment of the goods, provided Buyer has sent written notice within that period of time to Company that the goods do not conform to the above warranty. Repaired and replacement parts shall be warranted for the remainder of the original period of
notification set forth above, but in no event less than 12months from repair or replacement. At its
sole expense, Buyer shall remove and ship to Company any such nonconforming goods and shall reinstall the repaired or replaced goods or parts. Buyer shall grant Company access to the goodsnat all reasonable times in order for Company to determine any nonoonformtty inthe goods. Company shall have the right of disposal of Items replaced by It. If Company is unable or unwillingnto repair or replace, or ff repair or replacement does not remedy the nonconformity.
Company and Buyer shall negotiate an equltable adjustment in the order price, which may include a full refund of the order price for the nonconforming goods. (c) COMPANY HEREBY DISCLAIMS
TITLE AND INSURANCE
ntle to the goods and risk of loss or damage shall pass to Buyer at the f.o.b.point, except that a security interest inthe goods and proceeds and any replacement shall remain inCompany, regardless of mode of attachment to realty or other property, until the full price has been paid in cash. Buyer agrees to do all acts necessary to perfect and maintain said security interest, and to protectCompany's interest by adequately insuring the goods against loss or damage from any external causewith Company named as insured or co-insured.
The Company restricts access to its faciliUes and requires seventy two (72) hours notice prior to each visit. Company requires that its agents or employees accompany inspectors/expediters on their vislt(s).
TERMS OF PAYMENT
Unless·otherwise stated, all payments shall be by Letter of Credit or Net Thirty (30) Days and in United states dollars, and a pro rata payment shall become due as each shipment is made. If shipment is delayed by Buyer, date of readiness for shipment shall be deemed to be date of shipment for payment purposes. If at any time inCompany's judgment Buyer may be or may become unabte or unwilling tomeet the terms specified,Company may require satisfactory
ALL OTHER WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, EXCEPT THAT OF TITLE. SPECIFICALLY, assurances or full or partial payment as a condition to commencing or continuing manufacture or
IT DISCLAIMS THE IMPLIEDWARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, COURSE OF DEALINGAND USAGE OF TRADE. (d) Buyer and
successors of Buyer are limited to the remedies specified in this article and shall have no others for a nonconformity in the goods.Buyer agrees that these remedies provide Buyer and its successors with a minimum adequate remedy and are their exclusive remedies, whether Buyer's or its successors' remedies are based on contract, warranty, tort (includir,g negligence), strict liability,
indemnity, or any other legal theory, and whether arising out ofwarraniies, representations, instructions, installations, or non-conformities from any cause. Buyer sh2ll assume all responsibility
making shipment; and may. if shipment has beenmade, recover the goods from the carrier, pending receipt of such assurances.
Goods can be returned for credit only after receiving Company's written authorization and shipping instructions. Consignor's name and address must be plainlywritten on the shipping tag. Special goods fabricated to order are not returnable under any conditions.
and expense for removal, reinstallation and freight in connection with these remedies. (e) Company Company shall pay costs and damages finally awarded in any suit against Buyer or its vendees to
neither assumes, nor authorizes any person to assume for It, any other obligation in connection with the sale of its goods. This warranty shall not apply to any goods that: (1) have been repaired or altered outside of Company's factories or authorized service centers, in any manner; or (2) have
been subjected to misuse, negligence or accidents; or (3) have been improperly stored or handled or used in a manner contrary to Company's instructions or recommendations; or (4) have design errors due to inaccurate or incomplete information supplied by Buyer or its agents.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
NEITHER COMPANY, NOR ITSSUPPLIERS SHALL BE LIABLE,WHETHER INCONTRACT, WARRANTY, FAILURE OF A REMEDY TO ACHIEVE ITSINTENDED OR ESSENTIAL PURPOSES, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), STRICT LIABILITY, INDEMNITY OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, FOR LOSS OF USE,REVENUE OR PROFIT, OR FORCOSTS OF CAPITAL OR OF SUBSTITUTE USE OR PERFORMANCE, OR FORINDIRECT,SPECIAL, LIQUIDATED. INCIDENTALOR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, OR FORANY OTHER LOSS OR COST OF A SIMILAR TYPE, OR FOR CLAIMS BY BUYER FOR DAMAGES OF BUYER'S CUSTOMERS. COMPANY'S MAXIMUM LIABILITY UNDER THIS CONTRACT SHALL BE THE CONTRACT PRICE.BUYER AND COMPANY AGREE THAT THE EXCLUSIONS AND LIMITATIONS SET FORTH IN THISARTICLE ARE SEPARATE AND INDEPENDENT FROM ANY REMEDIESWHICH BUYER MAY HAVE HEREUNDER AND SHALL BEGIVEN FULL FORCEAND EFFECTWHETHER OR NOTANY OR ALL SUCH REMEDIES SHALL BE DEEMED TO HAVE FAILEDOF THEIR ESSENTIAL PURPOSE.
(a) Company will comply with all laws applicable to Company during manufacture and sale of the goods. Purchaser will comply with all laws applicable to Purchaser during operation or use of the goods. (b) The laws of the State of NewYork shall govern the validity, interpretation and enforcement of any order of which these provisions are a part, without giving effect to any rules governing the conflict of laws.The application of the United Nations Convention on Contracts for
the International Sale of Goods shall be excluded. (c) Assignment may be made only with written consent of both parties; provided, however, Company may assign to its affiliatewithout Buyer's consent. (d) Buyer shall be liable to Company for any attorney's fees and costs incurred by Company in enforcing any of its rights hereunder. This document and any other da:uments
specifically referred to as being a part hereof, constitute the entire contract on the subject mater, and it shall not be modified except in writing signed by both parties, Unless otherwise specified, any reference to Buyer's order is for Identification only.
The determination of compliance with performance guarantees will be based on results of factory tests under controlled conditions with calibrated instruments and tested per standards of the Hydraulic Institute,ISO standards, API standards, or other nationally recognized accreditation
To the extent permitted by applicable law, any lawsuit for breach of contract, including breach of warranty, arising out of the transactions covered by this order.must be commenced not later than twelve (12) months frornthe datethe cause of action accrued.
The term "shipment" means delivery to the initial carrier in accordance with the delivery terms of this order. Company may make partial shipments. Company shall select method of transportation and route, unless terms are f.o.b.point of shipment and Buyer specifies the method and route and is to pay the freight costs in addition to the price, When terms are f.o.b. destination or freight allowed to destination, "destination"means common carrier delivery point -within the continental United States, excluding Alaska- nearest the destination. Formovement outside the United States,
company shall arrange for inland carriage to port of exit and shall cooperate with Buyer's agents in making necessary arrangements for overseas carriage and preparing necessary documents.
SPECIAL SHIPPING DEVICES
On shipments to a destination in the continental United States or Canada, Company has the right to add to the invoice, as a separate item, the value of any special shipping device (barrel, reel, tarpaulin, cradle, crib and the like) used to contain or protect the goods invoiced,while in transit. Full credit will be given on the return to Company ofthe device in a reusable condition, f.o.b.
destination, freight prepaid.
IfCompany suffers delay in performance due to any cause beyond its control, including but not limned to act of God, war, act or failure to act of government, act or omission of Buyer, fire,flood, strike or labor troubles, sabotage, or delay in obtaining from others sultable services, materials, components, equipment or transportation, theUme of performance shall be extended a period of time equal to the period of the delay and its consequences. Company will give Buyer notice in writing within a reasonable time after Company becomes aware of any such delay.
Buyer may not cancel or terminate for convenience, or direct suspension of manufacture, except with Company's written consent upon terms agreed to by Company.
Any item of the goods onwhich manufacture or shipment is delayed by causes within Buyer's control, or by causes which affect Buyer's ability to receive the goods, may be placed in storage
by Company for Buyer's account and risk and Buyer shall pay all charges for storage and shipping
and incidental expenses.
the extent based upon a finding that the design or construction of the goods as furnished, infringes a United States patent (except infringement occurring as a result of incorporaUng a design or modificaUon at Buyer's request), provided that Buyer promptly notifies Company of any charge of infringement, and Company is given the right at its expense to settle such charge and to defend or control the defense of any suit based upon such charge. Company shall have no obligation hereunder with respect to claims. suits or proceedings, resulting from or related to, in whole or in part, (a) the use of software or software documentation, (b) compliance with Buyer's specifications.
(c) the combination with, or modification of, the goods after delivery byCompany, or (d) the use of the goods, or any part thereof, inthe practice of a process. THISARTICLE SETS FORTH COMPANY'S ENTIRE LIABILITYWITH RESPECTTO PATENTS.
Timely performance is contingent upon the Buyer supplying to the Company,when needed, all required technical information, including drawing approval, and all required commercial documentation.
Buyer represents and warrants that the goods covered by this order shall not be used in or in connection with a nuclear facility or applicafon.
The prices stated herein will remain firm for the period up to the stated date of shipment providing the shipment is not delayed by the Buyer. If shipment is delayed by the Buyer beyond the shipment date quoted herein, the prices will be based on the prices in effect at time of shipment, including storage and material handling costs. In no event shall the adjusted price be less than the original order price, including change orders. Prices are F.O.B. Shipping Point, unless otherwise specified. When price includes transportation and other charges pertaining to the shipment of goods, any increase in transportation rates and other charges will be for the account of the Buyer.
There will be an extra charge for any test other than that which may be normally run by the
Company, or for any test performed to suit the convenience of the Buyer. Any applicable duties or sales, use, excise, value added or similar taxes will be added to the price and invoiced separately.
These terms and conditions shall control with respect to any purchase order or sale of the Company's goods. No waiver, alteration or modification of these terms and conditions whether on Buyer's purchase order or otherwise shall be valid unless the waiver, alteration or modification is specifically accepted in writing and signed by an authorized representative the of Company.
Ifthis transaction Involves EXPORT, the following additional terms and conditions shall apply:
• Compliance is requiredfor ALL applicable USexport laws, and the export laws of the country from where the goods are exported.
When packing is available, equipment will be packed, boxed or crated in accordance with theCompany's standard commercial practice, for underdeck export shipment, unless otherwise agreed.
• LETTER OF CREDIT
Unless otherwise specified inwriUng, payment shall bemade by irrevocable letter of credit inform acceptable toCompany, confirmed by a major USA bank, acceptable to the Company and providing for payment in full inUnited States dollars against presentation of
United States inland shipping documents and invoices, such letter of credit to be established
prior to Company's acceptance of the order. The letter of credit shall also provide that in the event Company is, for any reason beyond its control, prevented from making shipment from Company's factory or delivery at the port of embarkation, a certificate of manufacture of the whole or any part of the goods shall constitute delivery of such whole or any part of the goods and payment infull of any and all drafts drawn against the letter of credit for the goods so "delivered" shall be made upon presentation of such certificates of manufacture in lieu of United States inland shipping documents. In the event that Company is prevented by law,
or otherwise,from making shipment from Company's factory or delivery at port of embarkation of the goods or any part thereof, on completion of manufacture, Company reserved the right to placethe goods in storage for the Buyer's account and risk. Any charges incurred in this connection will be for the account of the Buyer at cost and will be payable upon demand. In regionswhere Letters of Credit are notavailable, surety bondswill be uUlized in lieu of the bank guarantee.
• COMPANY AS AGENT
If Company makes or arranges for ocean shipment, Company shall act as agent for the Buyer and reserves the right to procure full insurance coverage, including war risk insurance, at the expense of the Buyer. All expenses incurred in this connection will be payable upon
demand to the Company. IfCompany as agent applies for or secures manufacturing, financing. exporting or other licenses required by the United StatesGovernment,or any department thereof,Company shall make such applications or secure such licenses solely
as agent for the Buyer, and assumes no responsibility therefore.
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