DBE PROGRAM

The DBE program provides assistance to minorities, women and other socially and economically disadvantaged individuals to enter the highway construction and design industries. South Capitol Bridgebuilders is committed to meeting DBE contracting goals for the New Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge Project. Contracting opportunities are open to all subcontractors and DBE firms are strongly urged to apply.

Click here to learn about Project Labor Agreement Requirements for Subcontractors
SCB has overall DBE goal for the project by phase:
  • 13.05% Goal – Design Phase
  • 21.77% Goal – Construction Phase
That equates to $91 million DBE contracting opportunities.
DBE Utilization - Awarded DBE Contracts
  • Design: $11,611,315 – 11 firms
  • Construction: $47,546,719 – 25 firms
  • Remaining within DBE Goal:
  • Construction: $28,209,834
Disadvantage Business Opportunities:
  • Overall DBE Goal for the project:
  • 13.05% Goal- Design Phase ($11.6M)
  • 21.77% Goal- Construction Phase ($75.8M)
Opportunities Abound:
  • $223,000,000 (Total Subcontractors and Materials)
  • $163,000,000 (Awarded including DBEs)
  • $60,000,000 (Available)
  • To date: $59M of $163M Awarded to DBE’s = 36.3%
To be considered for contracting opportunities, please submit your credentials to crcm@walshgroup.com
DBE Contracting Opportunity Areas Include:
  • Pre-Construction Site Inspection
  • Geotechnical Monitoring
  • Fencing Services
  • Portable Toilets Services
  • Construction Dumpster Services
  • Construction Quality Control
  • Trucking – Dump Trucks and Flatbed
  • Demolition – Including Building and Bridges
  • Pipe Cleaning
  • MSE Wall Installation
  • Masonry and Stone Facing Installation
  • Rebar Installation
  • Asphalt Milling
  • Divers
  • Installation of Nelson Studs
  • Painting – Including Bridge Concrete and Steel
  • Concrete Saw Cutting
  • Concrete Pumping
  • Concrete Flatwork
  • Guardrail installation
  • Pavement Marking
  • Office Cleaning Services
Project Labor Agreement:
ALL hiring governed by PLA Community Hub for opportunities in Construction Employment (C.H.O.I.C.E.) manages all hiring under the PLA

Contact Information

For questions about the DBE program or contracting opportunities, please contact:

202-210-3700

Explore All Project Opportunities

Take the time to look through all the project opportunities to see how you can fit into sculpting out history.

Design Opportunities

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Employment

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Contracting Opportunities

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On-the-Job Training 

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