CANBERRA (AFP) - Australia formally signed a A$50 billion (S$48 billion) contract with France to build 12 state of the art submarines on Monday (Feb 11), a signal of the country's willingness to project power across the Pacific.
Straits Times. Mon, 11 Feb 2019 08:48:44 +0800.
Construction firms join power providers caught in contract issues from giant utility’s Jan. 29 bankruptcy filing; the company also releases details of an extensive wildfire mitigation plan and upgrade.
Engineering News-Record. Wed, 06 Feb 2019 17:30:00 -0500.
Pierre Duhaime was arrested in November 2012 on charges including fraud, conspiracy and forgery related to a $1.3-billion contract to build a superhospital in Montreal. ...
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Fri, 1 Feb 2019 09:58:47 EST.
When Enes Kanter opted into the final year of his contract for $18.6 million dollars, he agreed to play for the rebuilding Knicks in 2018-19. For better or for ...
By Tommy Beer, Contributor. Forbes. Fri, 25 Jan 2019 12:09:00 -0500.
Researchers discovered that the distance between dislocations in nanolayer interfaces of pearlite can determine how much the material can stretch or contract without breaking (ductility). ...
Science Daily. Thu, 17 Jan 2019 10:23:59 EST.
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.