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DBE/SWaM Opportunities

DBE/SWaM Opportunities

Please click here to see upcoming opportunities at the HRBT Expansion Project and be sure to read below to learn about Must-Do’s to have your business join our growing list of small businesses.


Make sure your firm is included in our many upcoming outreach and procurement opportunities. To join our database and receive electronic information on these opportunities, please contact HRCP’s DBE/SWaM office at or


If your small business is eligible, please be sure to apply for Virginia DBE/SWaM Certification as soon as possible. Certification provides your firm access to procurement opportunities on the HRBT Expansion project. Please visit the Virginia Department of Small Business and Supplier Diversity (SBSD) website for more information:


DBE and SWaM firms can contact the HRCP Procurement team for assistance and information on the insurance requirements necessary to join the project and to bid specific contracts by emailing .


Firms with Trade Labor and/or DBE Suppliers awarded subcontracts on the HRBT Expansion Project are required to submit weekly and/or monthly compliance documentation. All ongoing compliance documentation and payment reporting is conducted through HRCP’s Insight platform here Once certified and in our database, please be sure to secure login credentials for the Insight platform by emailing

VISIT www.HRBTExpansion.Org

The HRBT Expansion Project website is regularly updated with information on the many details of the HRBT Expansion Project. HRCP encourages businesses to visit the website regularly to keep up with the latest on this exciting state project.
Be sure to check back each month to see more.

Small Business Opportunities

Welcome to the Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel Expansion Project’s resource webpage for Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) and Small, Women and Minority (SWaM) businesses!

Hampton Roads Connector Partners JV is committed to providing DBE and SWaM opportunities throughout the duration of the project in construction trades, professional services and materials supplies contracts.

Please click on our “Opportunities” link below, and check back each month to find out how your business could help the HRBT Expansion Project:


12% DBE

The approved overall Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) participation goal for the Project, including construction and professional services.

20% SWaM

The approved overall Small, Women and Minority (SWaM) participation goal for the Project, including construction and professional services.

358 Agreements

DBE and SWaM agreements have already been executed on the HRBT Expansion Project to date.

$555 Million

In contracts have been awarded to Virginia DBE and SWaM certified firms on the HRBT Expansion Project to date.

Please visit for more information on the HRBT Expansion Project.