Terms of Use



Acceptance of Terms of Use Please read these Terms of Use carefully. These Terms of Use govern your access and use of this Site. By accessing or using this Site you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use and to any additional guidelines, restrictions, or rules that may be posted in connection with specific sections or services of this Site. All such additional posted guidelines, restrictions, or rules are hereby incorporated by reference into these Terms of Use. Construction Resource Technology, Inc. reserves the right to make changes to this Site and to these Terms of Use at any time without prior notice. You should review these Terms of Use each time you access this Site.

The services that Bidtool.net provides to you are subject to the following Terms of Use ("TOU"). Bidtool.net reserves the right to update the TOU at any time without notice to you. The most current version of the TOU can be reviewed by clicking on the "Terms of Use" hypertext link located at the bottom of our Web pages.

Materials for Limited Use This Site contains graphics, images, artwork, text, fonts, data, names, numbers, physical addresses, web addresses, email addresses, and other information (referred to herein as “Content”). This Site and all Content are the copyrighted property of Construction Resource Technology, Inc. Limited, and/or its subsidiaries (referred to herein as “Construction Resource Technology, Inc.”) or the copyrighted property of parties from whom Construction Resource Technology, Inc. has licensed such property. All rights in this Site and its Content are reserved worldwide. It is strictly prohibited to retain, copy, distribute, publish, or use any portion of the Content except as expressly allowed in these Terms of Use. Construction Resource Technology, Inc. reserves the right to add to, delete from, or modify any part of Content at any time without prior notice. The logo design tools provided on this Site employ a limited number of elements, including icons, fonts, color schemes, and design effects. Construction Resource Technology, Inc. reserves the right to use all such elements and to make all such elements available for use by other parties in the future. You do not obtain any right or claim to any of the individual logo design elements through your creation of a logo design and/or your incorporation of a logo design into one or more pages. Other Construction Resource Technology, Inc. customers may use the design tools to create logos that have similar or identical combinations of these elements and Construction Resource Technology, Inc. does not guarantee that your logo will not have similarities to logos designed and used by other parties. Construction Resource Technology, Inc. provides no warranty of any kind that logo designs created using the design tools will not infringe, or be subject to a claim of infringing, the trademark or other rights of another party. It is solely your responsibility to obtain the advice of an attorney regarding whether the logo design is legally available for your use and does not infringe the rights of another party.

Use of Site You are granted permission to access and use this Site and its Content for the sole purpose of preparing, evaluating, and ordering products or services solely through Construction Resource Technology, Inc. (referred to herein as “Products”). No other download, retention, use, publication, or distribution of any portion of the Content is authorized or permitted. Obtaining Information from Construction Resource Technology, Inc. does not entitle you to use any portion of Content apart from the finished Products as they are supplied by Construction Resource Technology, Inc.. You agree to use this Site in a responsible manner that is in full compliance with these Terms of Use and with your local laws and regulations, including export and import regulations. Without limitation, no portion of Content may be utilized as a trademark or service mark, for any pornographic use, for any unlawful purpose or use, to defame any person, to violate any person’s right of privacy or publicity, to infringe upon any copyright, trade name, trademark, service mark or other intellectual property right of any person or entity. You agree that you will not use the Site to produce Products that are offensive, unlawful, harassing, libelous, threatening, harmful, obscene, malicious or otherwise objectionable. Construction Resource Technology, Inc. may terminate its service to customers found to be using Construction Resource Technology, Inc. to engage in undesirable activities. You are solely responsible for your use of Content in combination with any other images, graphics, text or other materials you incorporate into your Products. You agree that you will not include any text, image, design, trademark, service mark, or any copyrighted work of any third party in your Products unless you have obtained the appropriate authorizations from the owners. You warrant that your Products do not infringe upon any rights of any third party, including copyright, trademark, right of publicity or privacy, and will not libel or defame any third party, and that you have all required rights or permissions necessary to incorporate third party material into your Products. By placing an order on this Site, you warrant that you have all necessary permission, right and authority to place the order and you authorize Construction Resource Technology, Inc. to produce the Products on your behalf.

You may not use this Site to market in any manner that would constitute the transmission of Spam or unsolicited e-mails. You may not use scripting or other programs to automate the creation and/or transmission of e-cards & Spam. Construction Resource Technology, Inc. reserves the right, in its sole discretion, at any time, and without prior notice, to limit the number of recipients to which you may send an e-card and/or limit the number of e-cards that you may send. You agree that you are responsible for protecting your password and controlling access to your registered account. You agree that you will be responsible for all orders placed or other actions that are taken through your registered account.

Indemnification You agree that you shall indemnify and defend Construction Resource Technology, Inc. and all parties from whom Construction Resource Technology, Inc. has licensed portions of Content, and their directors, officers, and employees, against all claims, liability, damages, costs and expenses, including reasonable legal fees and expenses arising out of or related to (i) your breach of these Terms of Use or (ii) any suit, claim, or demand arising from or relating to any text, photograph, image, graphic or other material you incorporated into Products that was not part of the standard Site Content.

User Responses, Feedback and Submissions: All comments, feedback, postcards, suggestions, ideas, and other information disclosed, submitted, conveyed or offered to Construction Resource Technology, Inc. on or by the Construction Resource Technology, Inc. Web Site (www.BidTool.net) or otherwise disclosed, submitted or offered in connection with your use of the Construction Resource Technology, Inc. Web Site (www.BidTool.net) , such as an invitation-to-bid or bid (“ITB/RFQ”) (collectively, "Comments") shall be and remain Construction Resource Technology, Inc. property. Such disclosure, submission or offer of any Comments shall constitute an assignment to Construction Resource Technology, Inc. of all worldwide rights, titles and interests in all copyrights and other intellectual properties in the Comments. Thus, Construction Resource Technology, Inc. will own exclusively all such rights, titles and interests and shall not be limited in any way in its use, commercial or otherwise, of any Comments. Construction Resource Technology, Inc. is and shall be under no obligation (1) to maintain any Comments in confidence; (2) to pay to user any compensation for any Comments; or (3) to respond to any user Comments.

You agree that no Comments or any other submission, including any ITB/RFQ i.e. notes/ responses, submitted by you to the Construction Resource Technology, Inc. Web Site will violate any right of any third party, including copyright, trademark, privacy or other personal or proprietary right(s). You further agree that no Comments or other submission submitted by you to the Construction Resource Technology, Inc. Site will be or contain libelous or otherwise unlawful, abusive or obscene material. You are and shall remain solely responsible for the content of any Comments you make.

Information You Supply: You may provide company information such as but not limited to subcontractor and/or supplier E-Mail addresses, fax numbers and/or contact information to be added to the Construction Resource Technology, Inc. Website (www.BidTool.net) database in connection with your use of Construction Resource Technology, Inc. Website (www.BidTool.net). You certify that this company information is accurate, you have a current business relationship with any and all companies that you provide to Construction Resource Technology, Inc. and you request and authorized Construction Resource Technology, Inc. to contact each of the companies on your behalf, via facsimile, E-Mail or otherwise, in connection with the distribution of bid invitations, construction project information and/or any other messages sent through Construction Resource Technology, Inc.

Construction Resource Technology, Inc. requires that the information you provide be true, accurate and up-to-date at all times. This includes, but is not limited to, information within an ITB/RFQ, any representations made regarding qualifications and competency to respond to such ITB/RFQ’s posted, information concerning intellectual property ownership and rights thereto. In addition, you agree that no ITB/RFQ/RFQ, response to an ITB/RFQ or any other communication transmitted by you or on your behalf through Construction Resource Technology, Inc. (including through the Construction Resource Technology, Inc. Web Site Email or by facsimile) will contain any advertisement or material advertising the commercial availability or quality of any property, goods, or services. We reserve the right to terminate your registration and access to our site if any information provided does not meet these requirements at any time.

Construction Resource Technology, Inc. assumes that you are the owner of, and/or have received all appropriate consent from the owners of, any and all material, information, intellectual property in any form, or other data you make available to Construction Resource Technology, Inc.. You are responsible for ensuring that the owner of the information has given you the permission to make the information available to other parties, whether to the general public or to specific groups or individuals. This permission must be royalty-free and grant the person(s) who see the information the non-exclusive right-to-use, transmit, modify, or display it as may be required to respond to a ITB/RFQ.

Project Update and Email Notifications As a subscriber or listed company showcased in any of our online publications, we may send you service, project, or company related email messages, which are generally not promotional in nature, but are necessary to fulfill the Service. An example of this: we will send you Daily Project Email Alerts and updates on projects that are bidding within your selected scope of work. Another example would be: to receive project invites by other members of the site that request you to view or bid projects of interest or scope. We will send you service-related announcements, which are not promotional in nature, on occasions when it is necessary to do so. For example, if our service is temporarily suspended for maintenance, we may send you email notification.

Customer Contact We will communicate with you in response to your inquiries, to provide the services you request, and to manage your account. We may communicate with you by email, fax, or telephone.

Non subscriber Project alerts and Promotions We may provide you the opportunity to opt-in to additional newsletters or promotional communications sent by email. If you have opted in or made request in person or at a tradeshow you may receive these forms of communication, we will use your name and email address to communicate with you. Out of respect for your privacy, we provide you a way to unsubscribe. Please see the "Choice and Opt-out" section. Choice/Opt-out: Service-related email messages are required to fulfill the Service to you. You may opt out of these communications, which are not promotional in nature. If you do not wish to receive them you may opt-out and/or deactivate your account by following the instructions included in each communication. We may provide you the opportunity to opt-in to additional newsletters or promotional communications sent by email. If you have opted in or otherwise qualify to receive these forms of communication, and no longer wish to receive our newsletter or other promotional communications by email, you may opt-out of receiving them by following the instructions included in each communication.

Disclaimer of Warranty THE SITE AND ITS CONTENT ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT OPERATION OF THE SITE MAY NOT BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE. REFERENCES AND LINKS TO PRODUCTS OR SERVICES OF INDEPENDENT COMPANIES MAY APPEAR ON THE SITE. THESE REFERENCES AND LINKS ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED.

Limitation of Liability IN NO EVENT SHALL CONSTRUCTION RESOURCE TECHNOLOGY, INC. OR ITS LICENSORS, SUPPLIERS, OR VENDORS, THEIR OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, OR AGENTS BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, OR FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM LOSS OF USE, DATA, OR PROFITS, WHETHER OR NOT CONSTRUCTION RESOURCE TECHNOLOGY, INC. HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF DAMAGE, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF THE SITE OR OF FAILURE TO PROVIDE PRODUCTS OR SERVICES THAT YOU ORDER FROM CONSTRUCTION RESOURCE TECHNOLOGY, INC. OR ITS AFFILIATES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES ARISING FROM MISTAKE, OMISSION, VIRUS, DELAY, OR INTERRUPTION OF SERVICE. IN NO EVENT SHALL CONSTRUCTION RESOURCE TECHNOLOGY, INC. BE LIABLE OR RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR CONSEQUENCES ARISING FROM OR RELATED TO YOUR INAPPROPRIATE OR UNAUTHORIZED USE OF THIS SITE OR ITS CONTENT.

Site Feedback Any comments, suggestions, proposals or other feedback (collectively “Feedback Information”) provided to Construction Resource Technology, Inc. in connection with the operation or content of this Site shall be provided by the submitter and received by Construction Resource Technology, Inc. on a non-confidential basis. All such comments, suggestions, and other information shall become the exclusive property of Construction Resource Technology, Inc.. By submitting any such information to Construction Resource Technology, Inc., you agree that you are transferring and assigning, at no charge, all of your right, title and interest in the information, including all copyrights and other intellectual property rights. You agree that Construction Resource Technology, Inc. shall be free to use such information on an unrestricted basis.

The Bidtool.net web site is published, owned and operated by Construction Resource Technology, Inc. All content presented within this internet site is the sole property of Construction Resource Technology, Inc. and is intended for the private use of its customers. The information you receive from Bidtool.net may not be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical in whole or in part, without the written permission and consent from Construction Resource Technology.

Bidtool.net verifies and confirms all data, but is not responsible for the accuracy or completeness of any information. Bidtool.net assumes no liability resulting from the use of data provided.

Construction Resource Technology is not responsible for content linked to locations outside of this site.

Sharing your personal BidTool account information is against our licensing policy and terms of service. BidTool employs various methods to ensure user licenses are not violated. BidTool does track IP addresses to help in identifying any foul play. If a violation is found, you may be subject to immediate account termination. In addition, all monies paid will not be refunded and additional fees may occur.

To purchase additional user licenses for your account please contact us at (888) 506-7613.

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