The word contractor is a noun. Contractor means (1) a bodily organ that contracts, (2) someone (a person or firm) who contracts to build things, (3) (law) a party to a contract, (4) the bridge player in contract bridge who wins the bidding and can declare which suit is to be trumps.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word contractor.
Check out this masonry contractor directory for information about masonry contractors in the United States of America. The photo on this page shows a masonry contractor using a trowel.
Browse this siding contractor directory to find information about siding contractors throughout the United States of America. The photo on this page shows a contractor and his helper installing vinyl siding on a house.
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.
Finding a reliable contractor is an important step in many home improvement projects, whether large or small. This site features helpful links to pre-screened, customer-rated contractors in your area.
The following articles provide recent contractor-related news.
A 56-year-old man dies at the Inpex gas project, just outside of Darwin, after a "serious" workplace incident. The ABC understands the man was working on cryogenic tanks for a contractor on the site.
Georgia Hitch. Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Thursday, 30 Nov 2017 10:47:30 +1100.
A whistleblower claims a Department of Veterans Affairs contractor that was paid millions of dollars to review Vietnam veterans' medical files ended up cheating veterans out of benefits.
Newsmax. Friday, 17 Feb 2017 15:15:21 EDT.
Harold T. Martin III is indicted, as prosecutors allege he stole various documents related to cyber operations at the NSA, CIA and CYBERCOM.
By Thomas Fox-brewster, Forbes Staff. Forbes. Wednesday, 8 Feb 2017 17:01:00 -0500.