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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​DBE Supportive Services​

​The Tennessee Department of Transportation Civil Rights Office contracted with Tyler Construction Engineers, P.C. (Tyler) to administer the DBE Supportive Services (DBE-SS) Program to provide educational, technical and business assistance, and timely information regarding contracting and/or subcontracting opportunities to assist certified DBEs.

Tyler  has more than a decade of experience encouraging and assisting small minority and women-owned business in the engineering and construction industry. Tyler dedicated itself on providing responsive, timely professional management and technical services to maximize small businesses' long-term viability, competitive capacity, and profitability.

The DBE-SS Program provides training and business assistance services to TDOT-certified DBEs. The benefit of DBEs participating in the activities of this program can help facilitate their development into viable, self-sufficient organizations capable of competing for, and performing on Federally-assisted highway projects.

​If you are interested in additional information on the services offered by the DBE-SS Program or if you are a Prime Contractor seeking quotes from certified DBE firms, please contact supportive services toll free 1.888.385.9022 or email at DBE_Supportive_Services@tyler-engineers.com​.​


Program Services Available to DBEs

Business Assessments Review           Business Development                Strategic Marketing Planning

Financial Analysis                               Markup Rate Development       Contract Reviews              

Accounting Software Training         Leadership Development           Cost Estimating Training   

Project Scheduling                            Construction Management       Human Resource Review​​   

Business Continuity Planning            Software Selection                       Information Technology