General contractor

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General contractor

The building contractor who has legal responsibility for the entire construction project and who coordinates the work of all the subcontractors.

general contractor

The prime contractor who is responsible for most of the work at the construction site, including that performed by the subcontractors.
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All participants in the construction industry--owners, lenders, general contractors, subcontractors and suppliers--should strictly abide by, and take advantage of, the procedures set forth in the Lien Law.
What is a "reasonable time" for the general contractor to wait for payment from the owner before paying the subcontractor?
From the point of view of a negotiator, the strategic objective of the bid package is to convince the general contractor that your firm can perform the work at the promised price, or at least that your firm is worthy of approaching with a counter-offer or a negotiation process.
The General Contractors were Greg Opinski Construction for the Bianchi Community Center, and DL Falk Construction for Oakdale Plaza.
Courts in most states have held that a subcontractor may recover under a pay-when-paid clause, even when the general contractor has not been paid by the owner.
In a nutshell, the decision is helpful, but it doesn't solve the problem," said Jeff Zogg, executive director of The General Contractors Association of New York.
We are delighted to be the general contractor for what will easily be the most significant residential project on Florida's west coast," stated Kevin Glenn, manager of Business Development for Turner.
You make some phone calls, but the general contractor is avoiding you.
BB-Bid connects over 6,000 registered general contractors with more than 100,000 subcontractors and suppliers, who are qualified daily as part of The Blue Book database.
com, is a full-service general contractor offering construction, building management and technology services.
CINCINNATI -- The Motz Group was selected as general contractor to design and build Urbana University's new athletic field stadium.
The revitalization of Lodi's downtown corridor received a major push forward recently, as Crown Properties, LLC, the owner and developer of the new ShopRite, announced the naming of a general contractor for the superstore.

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