Glaxo (GSK) signs a five-year collaboration contract with the University of California to build a new laboratory for developing new medicines with the aid of CRISPR technologies.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Fri, 14 Jun 2019 13:00:00 GMT.
New York's Metropolitan Transportation Authority has imposed a 10% fee cut on current projects and its CEO has talked of the importance of stricter future treatment of large companies.
Engineering News-Record. Wed, 05 Jun 2019 15:51:00 -0400.
A joint venture led by Houston's McDermott International will build a multibillion-dollar liquefied natural gas export project in Mozambique, the companies announced Wednesday.
Jordan Blum, Houston Chronicle. Houston Chronicle. Wed, 5 Jun 2019 14:17:48 UTC.
STRATFORD, Conn., May 17, 2019 -- Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company (NYSE: LMT) will build 12 production CH-53K King Stallion helicopters under a new $1.13 billion contract from the U.S. Navy. ...
PR Newswire. Fri, 17 May 2019 23:37:00 +0000.
The U.S. Defense Department said on Wednesday it had awarded a $646 million contract to a construction company to design and build a replacement for the border wall in Arizona.
Reuters. Wed, 15 May 2019 17:52:47 -0400.
The U.S. Department of Energy has signed a contract with Cray Inc. and Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) to build a machine 50 times faster than current supercomputers.
Daily Mail. Wed, 08 May 2019 16:51:32 GMT.
General contractors are firms that contract to do construction projects for owners of buildings or other facilities. A general contractor is responsible to construct a project in accord with contract document specifications.
The word contract is a noun. Contract means (1) a variety of bridge in which the bidder receives points toward game only for the number of tricks he bid, (2) a binding agreement between two or more persons that is enforceable by law, (3) (contract bridge) the highest bid becomes the contract setting the number of tricks that the bidder must make.
Contract is also a verb that means (1) be stricken by an illness, fall victim to an illness, (2) become smaller or draw together, (3) reduce in scope while retaining essential elements, (4) make or become more narrow or restricted, (5) compress or concentrate, (6) enter into a contractual arrangement, (7) make smaller, (8) squeeze or press together, (9) engage by written agreement.