SEATTLE, WA — SmartCon-tractor, Inc. (www.Smart, provider of e-marketplaces and Internet-based business solutions for industry contractors, announced it will join forces with ec-Content, a provider of comprehensive maintenance, repair, and operation (MRO) content for B2B Net marketplaces.

Using the Web site, contractors will be able to locate, review, and price construction products and materials with ec-Content’s electronic content files. The electrical, plumbing, and hvac product libraries will host over 2.2 million items.

“SmartContractor is a valuable online resource for the contracting industry, and ec-Content will help their large and growing audience to work more efficiently through simple and easy access to current prices in numerous, cross-referenceable supplier catalogs,” said ec-Content president Tod Moore.