Montana Department of Transportation

DBE General Information

Disadvantaged Business Enterprise

The MDT Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Program encourages and supports the participation of companies owned and controlled by socially and economically disadvantaged individuals in transportation contracts. It is a federally funded program administered by MDT. In order to participate in federally funded contracts under the DBE Program, companies must first be certified through the MDT DBE Program. MDT is the only DBE certifying agent in the state of Montana. The MDT DBE Program Specialists are responsible for overseeing all aspects of the MDT DBE Program, including certification, compliance of federal and state laws, DBE Supportive Services, etc.

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Upcoming Events

DBE General Information

Date Location Event
February 3-4 Helena DBE Summit | Draft Agenda | Save the Date

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For more information on events, please contact , 406-444-7287.

Newly Certified DBE's

Company Highway Related? NAICS Home State
Nine Mile Ventures LLP No 113310 – Logging
115310 – Support Activities for Forestry
Plangineering, LLC Yes 541330 – Engineering Services
5414320 – Landscape Architectural Services
Valley Medical Services Yes 541380 – Testing Laboratories
621511 – Medical Laboratories
541940 – Veterinary Services
621999 – All Other Miscellaneous Ambulatory Health Care Services
Raks Fire Sprinkler No 238220 – Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors Mississippi
New Wave Environmental Consulting, LLC Yes 541690 – Other Scientific and Technical Consulting Services
541620- Environmental Consulting Services
Hutton Schepens, Inc. Yes 484110 – General Freight Trucking, Local
484121 – General Freight Trucking, Long-Distance, Truckload
484122 – General Freight Trucking, Long-Distance, Less Than Truckload
484220 – Specialized Freight (except Used Goods) Trucking, Local
484230 – Specialized Freight (except Used Goods) Trucking, Long-Distance
Tribal Tech LLC No 541611 – Administrative Management and General Management Consulting Services
611710 – Educational Support Services
54618 – Other Management Consulting Services
561110 – Office Administrative Services
541430 – Graphic Design Services
541690 – Other Scientific and Technical Consulting Services
Pharis Design, Inc. Yes 541320 – Landscape Architectural Services Texas
Swanson & Associates Yes 524210 – Insurance Agencies and Brokerages Louisiana