Summary Judgment for Subcontractor on Engineer’s Attempt to Shift Liability for Owner’s Claims that Engineer Breached Contract and Committed Professional Negligence

2019-02-16T06:46:16-05:00January 7th, 2018|Categories: Subcontractors|Tags: , |

In Univ. Cmty. Hosp., Inc. v. Prof’l Serv. Indus., No. 8:15-cv-628-T-27EAJ, 2017 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 26298 (M.D. Fla. Feb. 24, 2017) Florida Hospital Tampa (Owner) had consulting agreements with Professional Service Industries, Inc. (Engineer) to perform soil analysis and recommend for a specific type of foundation in the construction of a new emergency department. Engineer completed the soil analysis and recommended using an auger cast pile system. In its final report [...]