The Historically Underutilized Business Zone (HUBZone) program helps small businesses in urban and rural communities gain preferential access to federal procurement opportunities.
This certification is a federal certification granted by the SBA after rigorous investigation and review. It is granted based on the location of the company, the residence of the company’s employees and the annual income of the business. BT Metals is proud to have been awarded this certification. If you are looking for a HUBZone certified contractor or supplier, please contact BT Metals. Check Certification Status. Download our certification
WOSB & WBE
Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) and Women Business Enterprises (WBE) certifications are a valuable tool for businesses that are majority-owned, operated, and controlled by women. These certifications provides access to government contracts and set-asides, as well as priority treatment in the issuance of loans and grants. In addition, WOSB certification can be used to demonstrate a commitment to diversity and inclusion. Check our WOSB certification. Check our WBE certification.
DGS SB Certification ID 46527
Small Business Certification offered by DGS is a Certification required on most State and local Agencies jobs in the State of California. The Department of General Services (DGS) serves as business manager for the state of California. General Services helps to better serve the public by providing a variety of services to state agencies. Benefits for Small Business Certification allows 5% bid preference on applicable State solicitations. State agencies may use a streamlined process, knows as the SB/DVBE Option, by contracting directly with a California certified small business/microbusiness for goods, services, information technology and Public works projects. Certified small business/microbusiness would be eligible for the States’ Small Business Participation Program in which this program sets a goal for the use of small businesses in at least 25% of the State’s overall annual contract dollars.
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California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) SWBE/SMBE Certification 37689
Caltrans is committed to increasing the economic opportunity and development of Small Business (SB) within the State of California. Caltrans is committed to an SB participation goal of 25% on State Funded contracts and procurement opportunities. DOT Certification 37689.
California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) WBE Certification 7GN00002
The CPUC regulates privately owned electric, natural gas, telecommunications, water, railroad, rail transit, and passenger transportation companies. The Utility Supplier Diversity Program monitors supplier diversity in procurements by participating utilities and verifies the status of firms seeking certifications. The program encourages active participation of the investor-owned utilities to procure or contract goods and services from the certified companies. Check our certification
VTA Valley Transportation Authority Santa Clara SBE Certification
Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authorities (VTA) SBE certification program is a race and gender neutral program designed to increase the availability of contracting opportunities for small business on VTA’s State or locally funded contacts. Check our certification
Port Authority of NY & NJ WBE Certification
The Port Authority of NY & NJ is invested in developing minority, women-owned and small business enterprises and plays a major role in Port Authority operations-delivering critical services and products that fuel the world’s largest airport system, The East Coast’s biggest seaport and the region’s most active tunnels, bridges, terminals and rapid-transit system. Also with this certification we can also benefit from set-aside, price preference and subcontracting programs. Check our certification
Contractors State License Board