Terra Constructs is pleased to announce that it is DBE and SBE Certified in Maryland.  The Certification from the Maryland Department of Transportation’s (MDOT) Office of Minority Business Enterprise (OMBE), is effective as of October 30, 2014.

Disadvantaged Business Enterprise’s (DBE’s) are small businesses, which are at least 51 percent owned by socially and economically disadvantaged individuals.

The Small Business Enterprise (SBE) Program is a race and gender-neutral program.  Firms with SBE certification may meet business participation goals on federally funded contracts issued by the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT), which include contracts administered by the Maryland Aviation Administration (MAA), the Maryland State Highway Administration (SHA), and the Maryland Transit Administration (MTA).

Terra Constructs is certified to provide the following services

237310 – DBE/SBE-ONLY – Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction (specifically: Concrete culverts, highway, road and street construction)

237990 – DBE/SBE-ONLY – Other heavy and civil engineering construction (Specifically: Concrete seawall, wave protection, construction; Concrete earth retention system construction; Concrete gabion construction, Concrete retaining walls, anchored [e.g., with piles, soil nails, tieback anchors] construction)

2381 10 – DBE/SBE-ONLY – Poured concrete foundation and structure contractors (Specifically: Retaining wall [Except anchored earth], poured concrete, construction

238910 – DBE/SBE-ONLY – Site Preparation Contractors (Specifically: Caisson [i.e., drilled building foundations] construction; Drilled shaft [i.e., drilled building foundations] construction)

541690 – DBE/SBE-ONLY – Other scientific and technical consulting services (Specifically: Installation, maintenance, and monitoring of geotechnical and structural instrumentation)

Terra Constructs received it’s DBE certification in Virginia and District of Columbia earlier this year.  With the addition of Maryland, Terra Constructs looks forward to serving the needs of their clients in the Greater Washington DC market.