THE PROGRAM

2019 Training Schedule

Program Goals

NJDOT is seeking to increase the total number of DBE firms on its federally funded projects. The overall DBE goal for Federal Fiscal Years 2017-18 is 12.44 percent.

NJDOT’s Supportive Services Program (SSP) “the Bridge to Success” is specifically designed to help certified and qualified DBEs achieve business and technical proficiency.  Up to 20 DBE contractors will be selected for this Program that lasts over a period of 1 year.

To create a level playing field for DBEs and help you succeed, the goals of NJDOT’s SSP include:

  • Increasing your bidding activity with NJDOT
  • Increasing opportunities for new contracts and clients
  • Improving ways to increase your revenue, profitability, and backlog
  • Improving your opportunities for access to credit and bonding
  • Providing opportunities to network and connect with Prime Contractors
  • Creating a Strategic business road-map to help grow and manage your business

NJDOT’s $2.232 billion Capital Program addresses New Jersey’s transportation needs and infrastructure projects including highways, streets, and bridge construction, including:

  • The NJDOT program provides $551 million for state and local bridges. Bridge investments range from funding for high-cost bridges to implementation of a variety of rehabilitation programs and local bridge rehabilitations.
  • The NJDOT program provides $417 million dedicated to road assets, including pavement rehabilitation, reconstruction and resurfacing.
  • The NJDOT program provides $102 million for safety improvements. Key programs funded include the Crash Reduction Program, Intersection Improvement Program, Pedestrian Safety Initiatives, Rail-Highway Grade Crossings, and Safe Routes to School Program.
  • The NJDOT program provides $244 million in funds to address highway congestion through infrastructure improvements as well as efforts to better manage traffic and respond to incidents.
  • The NJDOT program provides $127 million for multimodal investments that support maritime, freight, and rail initiatives as well as bicycle and pedestrian improvements.

For more on NJDOT Transportation Capital Program, please go to: http://www.state.nj.us/transportation/capital/tcp17/