DBE Solicitation

You can advertise for DBE participation in upcoming projects on the MITA website, www.mi-ita.com. The MITA MBE/WBE/DBE Solicitations website has proven to be a successful on-line advertisement tool for soliciting DBE participation. Providing a well-accessed forefront for all solicitations, MDOT recognizes these posted advertisements as an approved part of your “Good Faith Efforts” . To begin posting your […]

FUSP/BOHIM/CA Update

Frequently Used Special Provision (FUSP)/ Supplemental Specification (SS) Update MDOT has recently made the noted changes to the following frequently used special provision and will be in effect with the September 5, 2014 letting. The following 12 SP have been added: 12SP102(E) Disadvantaged Business Enterprises Information at Time of Bid Click here  to view all […]

MDOT to Host Construction Bid Prep and Wage and Labor Compliance Workshops

MDOT will host the following Disadvantage Business Enterprise Workshops on Thursday, October 17, 2013, at the Detroit Operations & Services Center, from 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Construction Bid Prep: Getting to Know MDOT Resources Wage and Labor Compliance Payroll Preparation If you have any questions, contact Doug Needham at douglasneedham@mi-ita.com or call him at 517-347-8336.

MDOT Implements DBE “Data Collection Process”

Beginning with the October 4, 2013, bid letting, all projects with aDBE participation goal of 6% or greater will include new contract provisions for MDOT’s “Data Collection Process”. Modeled off previous “DBE information at time of bid” pilot programs implemented in 2011 and 2012, the primary purposes of this process are to collect subcontractor work classification […]