Any organization that wants to bid on government proposals must have a Dun & Bradstreet number. DUNS number assignments are free, and a unique nine-digit number is assigned to each physical location of a business. More » Government & Politics US Government

There are many factors to consider when bidding for transportation contracts, but contractors can apply for compatible jobs, network, become pre-qualified and remain competitive to increase their chances of winning contr... More » Business & Finance Business Resources

Contractors commonly used by the federal government include those in the defense industry, information technology, telecommunications, engineering and consulting. Some of the companies which received the most money in fe... More » Business & Finance Careers
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A DUNS number is a nine-digit identifying number assigned to business entities around the world by Dun and Bradstreet, a publicly traded company based in the United States. DUNS is an acronym for Data Universal Numbering... More » Business & Finance Business Resources

To find a company's DUNS number, use the Dun & Bradstreet lookup form on its website. Dun & Bradstreet sends the number to the email address you provide along with the company name and the location. If the company has re... More » Business & Finance Business Resources

A D&B number, also known as a D-U-N-S number, is a nine-digit number that Dun & Bradstreet assigns to each physical location of a company's business, notes Dun & Bradstreet. This number serves as an objective measure of ... More » Business & Finance Investing

To register for a Dun & Bradstreet, or D-U-N-S number, apply using the D&B D-U-N-S Request Service on the website This nine-digit number is free to any business that is required to register for federal contracts... More »