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subcontract

a subordinate contract under which the supply of materials, services, or labour is let out to someone other than a party to the main contract

subcontract

[¦səb′kän‚trakt]
(engineering)
A contract made with a third party by one who has contracted to perform work or service for whole or part performance of that work or service.

subcontract

An agreement between a prime or general contractor and a subcontractor for the execution of a portion of the contractual obligation of the prime contractor to the owner.
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The NDAA also requires the Small Business Administration to establish a reporting mechanism to allow subcontractors to report fraud or bad faith by a prime contractor with respect to the subcontracting plan.
Materials and subcontracting costs may be estimated by use of the following procedure.
The commission also was concerned that there was no practical way for it to review a subcontracting decision case by case before the decision was made--the approach taken in a number of other public sector jurisdictions.
Integration and subcontracting within the supply chain
Ballinger appeared at the Forum with Cicih Sukaeshi, an Indonesian woman fired in 1993 for trying to organize at a Nike subcontracting plant, but the two were blocked from even entering as onlookers.
This paper examines the question of subcontracting between large and small-scale industry in South Africa and in particular the manner in which many local policy analysts are currently looking to Japan and the Pacific Rim for an appropriate model in evolving such linkages.
You have to keep proponents of subcontracting from winning seats on school boards in the first place," she says.
The proportion of subcontracting must be less than 50% of the mileage of the traffic under the concession at annual level.
Summary: The 4th edition of the International Show of Partnership and Subcontracting opened Sunday at the Exhibition Centre of Oran (432-km west of Algiers) with the participation of 44 enterprises, among which eight from Spain and France.
The government's Electronic Subcontracting Reporting System (eSRS) is up and running.
305 to require past performance evaluation of certain orders, and to ensure that subcontracting management is addressed during evaluation of a contractor's past performance.