prime contractor


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prime contractor

See general contractor.

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Traditionally government program offices issued various contracts to different prime contractors for different subsystems of an overall weapon system and the government acted as the integrator.
Bundling under a prime contractor produces savings in the cost of the actual services.
The AIAC is pleased to have selected AXYN to provide an added element of certainty of Y2K compliance for both prime contractors and their supply chains.
Agencies that certify MBEs and WBEs are constantly policing them to ensure that prime contractors do not establish them as captive entities.
Clearly, it is more economical and efficient to add all F/A-18 users to SL/E activity rather than to require each FMS customer to establish individual contracts with the prime contractor.
Under his program, F-22 prime contractors join with a small, disadvantaged business to develop some part of the product.
Firm phase 1: mission prime contractor for the demolition of buildings C, D, F, G.
The government personnel spent most of the first nine weeks away from home, either traveling to the prime contractor or subcontractor locations.
With the selection of Teradyne as the prime contractor to provide the new B-1B Advanced Digital Test Station (ADTS), the ADTS Integrated Product Team building process is complete.
Process Improvement - Services should partner with prime contractor to (1) educate the international customer on the importance of buying spares concurrent with production installs and (2) jointly brief potential customers on the best contract vehicle to maximize concurrent buys, including the bundling of repairable and related consumables, regardless of DoD inventory management responsibility.
In a responding statement, Jim Noblitt, vice president-general manager of the Defense & Space Group Missiles & Space Division, said: "The Boeing Company is honored by today's announcement that NASA has selected us to assume the role of prime contractor on the Space Station program.
A prime contractor suffering damages because of delays resulting from an owner's failure to coordinate may be permitted to sue the owner for such damages.