SSFP CAPITAL PROJECTS

Small/Veteran/Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (SVDBE) Goal

Where subcontracting opportunities exist, a Small, Veteran, and Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (SVDBE) Goal is specified on capital contracts funded through the Georgia Transportation Act of 2015. A portion of the project goal, not greater than 50% of the specified Goal, may be achieved through the use of Small and/or Veteran owned businesses. The entire goal may be met through the use of GDOT approved DBEs.

SVDBE FACT SHEET

“SSFP Projects with SVDBE Goals”

  • GDOT Letting, June 16th, 2017
  • SVDBE Goal 1%

“View SVDBE Goals”

SVDBE Participation Requirements

To be considered toward the SVDBE participation goal, a firm must possess current certification/registration at the time of bid submission.  To confirm SVDBE status of any firm select the appropriate category below:

Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE)

The entire SVDBE goal may be achieved through the use of firms identified as a GDOT certified DBE at the time of bid submission.  Search the GDOT UCP Directory here to confirm DBE certification:

Veteran Owned Small Business

No more than 50% of the established SVDBE goal may be achieved through the use of firms identified by the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs as a veteran owned small business (VOSB) or small disabled veteran owned small business (SDVOSB)at the time of the bid submission.  Search the US Department of Veteran Affairs database here to confirm VOSB/SDVOSB certification:

Small Business

No more than 50% of the established SVDBE goal may be achieved through the use of firms identified by the Georgia Department of Administrative Services (DOAS) as a Georgia resident small business.  Search the DOAS database here to confirm registered Georgia resident small business status:

SSFP Projects with SVDBE Goals

GDOT Letting, March 17, 2017, SVDBE Goal 11%

step1

GDOT requires construction contractors, architectural and engineering consultants, and firms providing specialty service for Georgia DOT to be prequalified for the work they are proposing to perform.

Construction Contractors

GDOT Form 478 required for contracts under $2M ; GDOT Forms 477 & 478 required for contracts exceeding $2M

Engineering Contractors

Specialty Contractors

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GDOT Disadvantaged Business Enterprise

Application & Process

Veteran-Owned Small Business & Service Disabled Veteran-owned small business Application & Process

Small Business- GA Resident Small Business Registration

Small business registration is part of the sourcing bidder registration in

Team Georgia Market Place

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Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE)– The entire SVDBE goal may be achieved through the use of firms identified as a GDOT certified DBE at the time of bid submission.  Search the GDOT UCP Directory here to confirm DBE certification. NOTE: Select Directories, UCP

Veteran Owned Small Business No more than 50% of the established SVDBE goal may be achieved through the use of firms identified by the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs as a veteran-owned small business (VOSB) or service disabled veteran-owned small business (SDVOSB)at the time of the bid submission.  Search the US Department of Veteran Affairs database here to confirm VOSB/SDVOSB certification:

Small Business – No more than 50% of the established SVDBE goal may be achieved through the use of firms identified by the Georgia Department of Administrative Services (DOAS) as a Georgia resident small business.  Search the DOAS database here to confirm registered Georgia resident small business status:

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Construction Contracting Opportunities

Letting proposal Numbers with the prefix “B3” are funded by HB170. Only HB170 funded capital projects with subcontracting opportunities will have an established SVDBE goal.  Capital projects are new construction, expansion, or renovation projects.  Capital projects are not maintenance, routine maintenance, or resurfacing projects.

  1. Go to the desired letting: https://www.bidx.com/ga/lettings
  2. Identify proposals with the prefix “B3”
  3. Select the desired proposal
  4. Once the proposal has been selected, select Proposal under Downloads and view the corresponding Call #
  5. Go to the DBE Goal commitment page to identify the established SVDBE goal (usually page 3 of the GDOT Proposal document ) NOTE: The goal will be reflected as “DBE”; however it is in fact the established SVDBE goal.
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Contact GDOT Business Resource Center for questions and to register for training and assistance with pursuing SSFP opportunities.

GDOT Business Resource Center

One West Court Square

Regus Center- Suite 750

Decatur, GA 30030

Phone: 678-420-5500

Website: www.gdotstateprojects.com

Email: GDOTSSFP@mhm-cpa.com