US Army Corps of Engineers
Buffalo District

Small Business

Important Information

If your small business has a regulatory compliance or enforcement issue, explore your rights:

Click HERE to be redirected, or copy & past this link into your browser: https://www.sba.gov/sites/default/files/files/Ombudsman_FS_FAQ_01162015-1.pdf

You can also contact the SBA Office of the National Ombudsman at www.sba.gov/ombudsman for additional information.

OPPORTUNITIES FOR SMALL BUSINESSES

  1. All contractors must register in the System for Award Management database before they can be awarded a contract. You may register through the CCR website at https://www.sam.gov/SAM/ The registration is also available from the DoD Electronic commerce Information Center at 1-800-334-3414.
    1. Dun and Bradstreet (DUNS) may be contacted for a DUNS number at the website http://www.dnb.com/us/
    2. Cage code information may be obtained at: https://cage.dla.mil/
  2. Call, write or visit Buffalo District's Small Administration Business Office at https://www.sba.gov/offices/district/ny/buffalo. Be prepared to discuss your firm's capabilities and services.
  3. Complete the appropriate forms for your type of service or product. Architect-Engineer Services (SF 330 A/E and Related Services Questionnaire) (Forms are available on the Internet at http://www.gsa.gov/Portal/gsa/ep/formslibrary.do
  4. Mail to:
    US Army Engineer District, Buffalo
    ATTN: CELRB-CT
    1776 NIAGARA STREET
    Buffalo, NY  14207-3199

TO OBTAIN INFORMATION ON CURRENT PROJECTS:

  1. Procurements over $10,000: Advertisements are made using FedBizOpps: https://www.fbo.gov/  unless an exception is utilized per FAR Part 5.202 (for example, an order under an existing IDIQ contract, 8a sole source, etc.)
     
  2. Under $3,000 - Purchases made using Government purchase card. To continue business with the U.S. Government it is important to accept this type of credit card.

OTHER IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

  • SBD firms must be certified See:
    http://www.sba.gov/
     
  • Direct Deposit of Contract Payments:
    Effective 1 January 1999 all payments to contractors (except Visa card transactions) will be directly deposited into their bank (or other financial institution) account via electronic funds transfer.

For additional Information Contact:

Deputy for Small Business
Phone: 412-395-7127
E-mail: lrp.sbo@usace.army.mil