I want to classify a task based on whether – 1) materials are issued by the department, 2) materials are not required, 3) materials are procured by contractors themselves.

What different terms are used in business for these kind of model?

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You can name the category field any of the following:

  1. acquisition method
  2. materials supplier (or supplied by)
  3. materials responsible
  4. required materials

And in MS Project you can,

  1. create a custom field,
  2. Or use a text field.

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