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14 Major Categories and 80 Sub-categories's category based system allows suppliers to easily locate the bids that match their businesses using keywords. The major and sub-categories were created because we compiled items (products/services/construction), and grouped them by association.
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Business Categories Description
Agricultural/ Forestry/ Mining
Agricultural Equipment Irrigation systems, harvesters, bailers, farming equipment, etc. tractors, aquaculture equipment
Agricultural Products/ Services Assisting in the growing of crops and livestock, seeds, pesticides for crops, limestone, fertilizers, soil, water troughs, baling wire, aquaculture services, animal husbandry, animal feed, horticulture etc
Forestry Products/ Services Reforestation - Mass Tree Planting, Surveying, Spraying of trees, Tree Pruning/Removal Services (Stump), Grinding and Chipping, etc. lumber, tree consultation, tree treatment, silviculture, aerial photography, mapping/cartography, GPS, Firewood, vegetation management, Arborist, etc
Mining Products/ Services/ Consulting Gold recovery, aluminum, copper, iron ore, drilling, etc. geo-chronological analyses, surveying, explosives, blasting, etc
Automotive/ Industrial
Automotive Services Repairs and maintenance of automobiles , storage of autos, towing, trucking services, leasing, rentals, car washes/cleaning, stabilization system, wheel balancing, etc
Aviation Supplies/ Services Planes, helicopters, etc., aircraft parts, aerospace engineering, pilots
Heavy Equipment/ Vehicles Dump trucks, bull-dozers, cranes, asphalt rollers, etc. tractors Office trailers, skid loader, earthmovers, heavy duty vehicles, excavators, caterpillar, graders, trains etc.
Industrial Vehicles/ Equipment Fire trucks, Ambulances, Transport Trucks, Garbage Trucks, Buses (school and commercial), Utility Trucks, Ride-on Lawn Mowers, decontamination trailers, streetcars, ice-resurfacers, office trailers, trains etc
Passenger Vehicles Cars, Sports utility vehicles, pick-up trucks, mini vans, police cars, etc. hybrids
Recreational Vehicles and Services ATV's, snowmobiles, RV's (motor homes, trailers) boats, jet-skis, boat motors, skidoos, motorcycles, bikes, rescue boats, mobile office trailers, rafts etc
Tools/ Supplies/ Parts Automotive/aircraft parts/tools/lifts, etc., machine shop tools, anti-freeze, parts, car wash drive through system, pick-up caps, hoists etc
Business Services/ Supplies
Clothing and Textiles Uniforms, jackets, shoes, linen, laundry services, bedding clothing, mannequins/manikins, footwear, bags, etc
Hospitality/ Conference/ Special Events/ Travel Services Conference and banquet facilities/services, Hotels, Travel Services, Fireworks, tents, and equipment rental, exhibitions, party favors, accommodation services, mascots, crowd control / portable gates etc. etc
Janitorial/ Cleaning Services / Equipment and Supplies Custodial Products/Services, Window Cleaning, Cleaning Supplies and Sanitary Paper Products/Dispensers, Floor Scrubbers, Graffiti Removal. Road sweeping/Cleaning, pressure washing, hand sanitizers, Disinfection Supplies and Services, etc.
Marketing/ Promotional/ Advertising Services Marketing Research, Surveys, Media, Novelty Items, branding, recognition gifts, promotional proposal., call centers, pro shop services, vendor of record process, customer satisfaction survey, Bus Shelters, car wrap/wrapping etc.
Nursery and Plants Plant services and supplies, seeds
Pest Control/Animal Services / Supplies Exterminating/control/relocate and veterinary Services, animal husbandry, coyote collars, caribou capture, Pest Management Services, Pet Services, Aquarium Cleaning etc.
Printing Services/ Graphics/ Imaging/ Desktop design / Equipment Printing, design, publishing, film, cameras, printing equipment, videographer, ID System, license plate, website design, photography services, car wrap/wrapping etc.
Real Estate Services Leasing of office space, Property Management, Realtor Consultant, Broker Services, affordable housing, Retail Management / Operation etc.
Recycling Goods and Waste Removal / Management Services Recycling of goods, garbage bins, removal/haulage of hazardous waste. disposal services, shredding, waste management, bio solid, shredding services, leaf collection service etc
Safety Equipment/ Services / Supplies First Aid training/supplies, Safety gears-boots, belts, helmet, Health and safety inspections (Fire Sprinkler systems), lifeline systems, fall arrest, fire extinguishers services and supply, Asbestos Management Plan, crowd control / portable gates, Disinfection supplies and services, etc.
Sale of Surplus Goods Sale of Surplus Goods
Security Services / Supplies Access control systems, security guards, guard dogs, home alarms, locksmiths, Private investigation services, tracing services, armored services, guns, security software, barcode scanners, parking meters equipment, ID Systems, radar, CCTV, confidential shredding of documents, etc firearms, ammunitions, magazines, holsters, crowd control / portable gates etc.
Shipping/ Courier, Transportation Services/ Storage Services Courier, Mailing, Storage/lockers, Moving, Summer Camp Bussing Service, Patient Transport, trucking services, taxi, car rental, Shelving, Offsite Media Storage System, Logistics services, Racking, Material Handling Systems, etc
Signage/ Billboards Road signs, billboards, store and business front signs (electronic and non-electronic), license plates, wayfinding, etc.
Computer Hardware Hardware, peripherals and accessories, servers, GPS receivers, refurbished computers, chargers, system storage, I/O Storage, Interactive Response System etc
Computer Services Network cabling, repairs/ maintenance of computers, Input and data processing, etc., automated call centre, network assessments, internet services, local network services, digital data network, website developer/designer, etc
Computer Software Computer Software (Licenses, Connexus software, Microsoft software, Phoenics 3.4 etc.), data logger, security software (i.e. anti-virus/spyware) library information system, records management, interactive response system etc
IT Consulting Software architects, consulting for computer systems, solutions, infrastructure, Design/Management, informatics professional services, IT security, email marketing services WAN, VoiP etc
Bridges/ Elevated Highways/ Tunnels/ Subways/ Railroads Tunnels, Maintenance Of Bridges, Subways, Railroads, Etc.
Building Projects/ Renovation/ Demolition Projects Building Construction, Concrete Work, Sidewalks, Steel, Aluminum, Metal Fabrication, Mortar Renovation, Stone Cladding, Flooring Supplies And Services, Carpentry And Wood Services, Demolition Civil Works, Earth Moving, Site Preparation, Masonry Works, Underground Storage, Fences, Pallet Racking, Millwork, Waterproofing, Parking Lots, Modular Homes, etc
Construction Hardware Doors, Windows, Hand-Held Tools, Lumber, Drywall, Handles, Knobs, Fence Materials, Hammers, Nails, Screws, Wires, Locks, Water Meter, Carpets, Floor Materials, Window Blinds etc
Construction Materials/ Equipment Concrete Saw, Heavy Duty Drill, Concrete Mixers, Catch-Basins, Aggregates, Granular Materials, Welding Machine, Poles, Sheet Metal, Scaffolding, Traffic Glass Beads etc.
Construction/ Project Manager Construction Management And Consulting And General Contracting, Contract Management
Electrical Supplies/ Services Electrical Engineering, Services And Supplies, Maintenance./Repairs Of Generators, Lighting Fixtures, Fabricated Steel Crossarms (Poles), Pedestrian lights etc.
Heating/Plumbing/ Mechanical Supplies/ Services Mechanical Engineering, Plumbing Fixtures, Pipe, Valves And Fittings, Pumps And Tanks, Water Coolers, Water Heaters, Leak Detection, HVAC, Refrigerant, Hydronics, Unit Heaters, Zone Systems, Evaporative Coolers, Portable Spot Coolers, Ductless Split Systems, Duct Cleaning, Instrumentation And Related Accessories, Refrigeration Systems, Elevators
Landscaping/ Grounds Maintenance/ Supplies Landscaping/Grounds Maintenance/Supplies: Fertilizer, Seeds, Sods, Tree Planting, Lawn Mowing, Pond Planters, Bark Mulch, Soil Control, Aquarium/Aquatic Materials, real/artificial turf, vegetation management, horticulture etc
Painting Supplies/ Services Painting Services, Paint, Brushes, Paint Thinner, Road Painting, traffic glass beads, etc
Parks/ Recreational Facilities Playgrounds Structures/Equipment, Parks And Recreational Facilities, Pools, Skate Park Systems, Arenas, Graveyards, Golf Courses, Etc. Upgrades And Maintenance, bleachers, Cemeteries and Graveyards, playground equipment, Bus Shelters etc
Roads/ Sewer/ Watermain Roads/Sewer/Watermain Projects-Excavating, Ditch, Culvert, Streetscaping, Traffic Lights, Road Painting, Visors, Polycarb, Asphalt Overlay, Fire Hydrant, Guard Rails, Drainage Systems
Roofing Supplies/ Services Roofing Projects, Shingles, Aluminum Siding
Water Treatment/ Plants Water Treatment Plants, Purification, Monitoring/ Equipment/ Supplies, Inspection, Maintenance, Water Measuring Devices, Dams, Water Quality, Water Treatment Services/supplies , etc
Winter Maintenance/ Supplies Snow Removal, Hauling Of Salt And Sand, Antifreeze Etc.
Consulting Services
Architectural Consulting/ Interior Design Planning And Designing Of Buildings/Non- Building Structures, Acoustics, Noise & Vibration Control, Interior Spacing/Decorating, Landscape Architecture, Glazing Services, Artsy Stuff, Building Measurement, As-built floor plans services
Engineering Various Engineering Disciplines: Drawings, Design Of Roads/Bridges/ Parks, Structural Analysis, Materials/Quality Testing, Directional Drilling, Aerial photography, cadastral survey, seismic upgrade, Cartography, Mapping Services, etc.
Environmental/ Urban Planning Environmental Engineering, Consulting, Marine/Coral Reef Ecosystem, Biodiversity Conservation, Asbestos Management Plan, Leachate Management, Diving Services, Environmental Management Systems/Risk Assessment, Growth Management, Zoning, Transportation Planning, Land Use Planning, Historic Survey, Heritage Consultant, Archaeological services, Disinfection supplies and services, etc.
Financial Services Financial/Insurance Products And Services: Auditors, Investors, Brokers, Banks Atm Machines, General Insurance & Risk Management Services, Consultant Tax Recovery, Purchasing/Corporate Cards, Credit Card Services, Corporate Sponsorship, Auctioneers, Parking Meters, Leasing/Credit Checks, Actuarial services, POS Sytems, Collection Services etc
Human Resources/ Communications Public/Employee Relations, Benefits/Compensation Administration, Organizational Development, Recruiting/Staffing/Training/Coaching, Job Design, Management Of Call/Contact Centres, Performance Reviews video production, Executive Search, Job Evaluation, Salary Grid Development, Translation services, etc
Legal Services Lawyers, Paralegal Services, Bailiffs, Bankruptcy Administrator, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Civil Litigation, General Corporate Advice And Contracts, Including Leases And Joint-Use Agreements, By-Laws, Etc
Management Consulting Feasibility Studies, Statistical Analysis, Business Plans, Best Practices, Business Services, Management Review, Policy Review Etc.
Educational/ Recreational
Books Reading Materials - Textbooks, Novels, Reference Books, Etc
Educational/ Trade Equipment And Supplies Supply And Repair Of Machinery : Taps, Dies And Endmills, Horizontal
Library Services/ Supplies Librarian, Reorganization Of Books, Cataloguing Services., Supplies, Research - historic, cultural, records management, library info. system, etc.
Musical Instruments/ Supplies/ Services Instruments, Sheet Music And Equipment, Digitization Cabling, Integration System, etc
Primary Educational Supplies Art Supplies, Mathematical Supplies, Classroom Supplies, Language Supplies
Science Equipment/ Supplies and Laboratory Services Microscopes, Stereolithography, Rapid Prototyper, Capillary Electrophoresis, Femtosecond Fiber Laser, Radio synthesis Module, Laboratory Apparatus/Equipment, Laboratory Glassware, Sample Testing, R&D, Dry Ice, etc.
Sports Equipment/ Services Basketballs, Helmets, Footballs, Gym Equipment, Lockers, Mats, Nets, Sports classes
Theatrical/ Staging Supplies/ Services Draperies, Stages, Stage Design, Props, Exhibit Set Up, Gallery And Museum, Scaffolding And Rigging Services, sculpting, mascots etc
Training/ Education/ Consulting Training Sessions, Programs, Materials, Videos, Special /Education/Consulting, Interpretations Services, Corporate Training, Transcription / Translation Services etc
Electronics/ Appliances
Audio/ Visual Electronics & Services Televisions, Radios, Microfiche, Data Projectors, Stereo/Sound Systems, Wall Screens, Interactive White Boards, Scanners, Cameras, Sound Engineer, Videographers, GPS, PA Systems etc
General Appliances Ranges, Refrigerators, freezers, Microwaves, Coffee Makers, toasters, blenders, slowcookers, Washers And Dryers, Appliance Repair, Etc
Energy/ Fuel/ Chemical
Chemical Products/ Services Industrial Chemicals (ex: benzene), Commercial Chemicals (ex: chlorine) Pool Chemicals, etc.
Energy Products/ Services/ Management Hydro, Batteries, Transformers, Consulting, Maintenance Services/Equipment For Renewable Energy, Generators, Booster pumps, Vending Miser, Energy Efficient Products (Fabricated Steel Crossarms, Energy Audit, Solar Energy, Photovoltaic etc.
Fuel Products/ Services Gasoline, Oil, Grease, Diesel, Coal, Biodiesel, Ethanol, Natural Gas, Storage/Fuel Tanks, Natural Gas Boilers, Pipeline Transport Etc. Barrels, Jet Fuel, Engine Oil, Pump gas etc.
Nuclear Energy Industry Services/Nuclear Waste Management New build / refurbishment /Clean up / decommissioning / waste management /Reactor / operational support
Renewable Energy Wind power, water power, bio-energy, solar power
Food Industry
Food Products Fish, Pork, Meat, Utensils (Fork, Spoons, cups, plates, etc), Flatware, Pans, Chinaware, Grains, Meats, Fruits, Vegetables, Oils, Sweets, Snacks, Dairy products, condiments (Ketchup, sugar, salts, spices etc.), tea and coffee
Food Services / Supplies/ Equipment Cafeteria Services, Vending Machines, Culinary Services, Culinary Equipment, Nutritionist / Dietitian Services, Food Concessionaire, Wine Dispensing etc
Medical/ Surgical
Dental Equipment/ Services Dental Services, Dentists, Dental Chairs, Dental Equipment And Supplies, Etc
Medical Consulting/ Services Specialized Doctors, Development Of Wellness Programs, X-Ray Technician, Ultrasound Technician, Physiotherapy, Optical Services, Clinical Services, Sensory Rooms, Epidemiological Studies, Healthcare management etc
Medical Equipment/ Instruments Ultrasound Units, X-Ray Machines, Hospital Beds, Etc. Medical cameras, microscopes, ventilators, prosthetics, orthotics
Medical Supplies Bandages, Dressings, Syringes, Catheters, Test Kits, Diapers, Examination gloves, crutches, masks, scrubs, medicine containers/packaging, hand sanitizers, Incontinence products etc.
Pharmaceuticals/ Services Drugs And Services, Testing, R&D, Dispensing, packaging of drugs like Blister packs, prescription/over the counter drugs
Social Programs/ Services Employee Health, Rehabilitation And Employee Assistance Program (EAP) - Consultant Psychiatrist, Etc. Health & Safety Programs, Home Care, Barber Services, Social Housing, Nutritionist Services
Office Supplies
Furniture/ Other Specialty Wares Furniture- Desks, Chairs, Tables, Sofas, Beds, System Furniture, Hair Salon Chairs, Etc. Cubicles/room dividers, Filing cabinets, offsite media storage, Upholstery, Furniture Repair etc
General Supplies Staplers, Hanging Folders, File Folders, Tape, Pencils, Pens, White Out, Dry Erase Markers, Toner Cartridge, Ink Whiteboards, corkboards, etc
Office Equipment/ Services (excluding computers!) Photocopiers, Scanners, Printers, Fax Machines, Parts/Services (Not Computers!!), Interactive White Boards, Barcode Scanners, Microfilm Scanners etc.
Paper/ Stationery Paper Products (Fax, Printer And Photocopier Paper), Envelopes, Notepads, Message Pads, Etc
Network Cabling/ Fibre Optics Products and Services Routers, Cabling Supplies, Ethernet Etc. Switches. Wall plates (Jacks) , wire crimpers/strippers
Tele-Consulting/ Services Consulting For Telecommunication Companies, Telephone, Internet WAN, VoiP, Broadband/Internet Protocol Networking Devices etc
Telecom Equipment/ Supplies and services Phone Systems, Paging, Cellular Phones, Two-Way Radios (alternative: radio communications), Voicemail, Etc. Radios/ Walkie Talkies, GPS Receivers Satellite, Digital/Analog phones, Headsets, video conferencing
Unclassified Categories
Miscellaneous Bids located within this category are not classified in the existing Biddingo categories.