SMBR supports the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport by providing assistance and outreach to City-certified MBE/WBE firms that are interested in pursuing subcontracting opportunities in support of the AEDP.

About DBE/ACDBE Opportunities

Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBE) and Airport Concession Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (ACDBE) are qualified for participating in federally-funded Department of Aviation contracting projects across Texas.


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Upcoming Events

Journey With AUS – Ready? Let’s Go! 
Join us for a three-part series to prepare for the upcoming Austin-Bergstrom Airport Expansion and Development Program projects.
Who should attend? Anyone interested in helping AUS expand, especially if you’re a small, local, or diverse business

Session 1 – July 12, 2023, 10-11:30 a.m.
“Are You Ready?”
Virtual Event

  • Update on the AEDP
  • Meet the AUS team
  • Expectations of procurement – types, funding, timing

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Session 2 – August 9, 2023, 10-11:30 a.m.
“Get Set…”
Virtual Event

Update on the AEDP and expected procurements Breakout rooms for the following opportunities:

  • Professional services
  • Construction
  • Utilities 

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Resources for Certified Firms

All contractors, consultants, and vendors can register with the City's Purchasing Department here:  Vendor Registration with the City of Austin

It is helpful for IT contractors and vendors to participate as a Texas Department of Information Resources vendor.  For more information, please visit their website here: Texas Department of Information Resources

The Capital Contracting Office provides current bid and RFQ opportunities, standard bid documents, and links to other key pages here: City of Austin Capital Contracting Office

More information about contracting opportunities at the City of Austin can be found below:

City of Austin Current Solicitations  Current City of Austin Bid Tabs City of Austin Purchasing Office

General Sessions

Austin Airport Expansion and Development Program Overview
Program schedule visualization
Path to WIN!

Breakout Sessions

Upcoming projects: Midfield Concourse and Tunnel
Upcoming projects: Barbara Jordan Terminal and Arrivals/Departures Hall
Upcoming projects: Utilities and Infrastructure
Upcoming projects: Other Airport Contracts
Small and Minority Business Resources Overview
Doing Business with AUS: Proposal Submittal Process

Industry Day Registration List

Registration List