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Posted September 26, 2018

Utility Engineering Group, PLLC. (UEG) is currently pursuing contracts that include fair share goals and encourages minority, women-owned and other Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBE) to bid or participate as a prime or sub-consultant on projects. The current Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) goals are as follows:


Texas Water Development Board Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Program

The TWDB-negotiated Fair Share Goals are in effect as of August 14, 2018. They are applicable until September 1, 2021.


CONSTRUCTION 19.44% 9.17%
EQUIPMENT 16.28% 11.45%
SERVICES 20.41% 13.66%
SUPPLIES 25.34% 8.82%

Requirements and Recommendations:

Solicitation Statement

To be compliant with the DBE Program, all solicitations, both publicly advertised and via direct contact, must address 1) fair share goals; 2) good faith efforts; 3) the involvement of federal EPA funding; and 4) encouragement of MBEs, WBEs, and other DBEs to bid as prime and subcontractors.

To ensure compliance, the TWDB recommends including the following language in all solicitations:

This contract is subject to the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Program, which includes EPA-approved fair share goals toward procurement of Minority and Women-owned Business Enterprise (M/WBE) businesses. EPA rules require that applicants and prime contractors make a good faith effort to award a fair share of contracts, subcontracts, and procurements to M/WBEs through demonstration of the six affirmative steps. For more details of the DBE Program and the current, applicable fair share goals, please visit



UTILITY ENGINEERING GROUP is currently seeking sub-consultants to provide the following tasks and scopes of service:


  • Hydrogeology
  • Geotechnical Investigation and Reporting
  • Environmental Consulting to include Jurisdictional Waters, Endangered Species and Cultural Resources
  • Surveying – Boundary and Topographic
  • Electrical Design
  • Instrumentation and Controls
  • Subsurface Utility Exploration
  • Water Purification Engineering Services
  • Construction Observation and Inspection
  • Water Modeling and System Planning
  • Site Planning and Site Civil Design
  • Tunneling design
  • Structural design
  • Architectural consulting and land planning
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Right-of-way services
  • Appraisal services


If you are interested in submitting qualifications for project(s), please submit DBE certifications, qualifications, and scope of services to or by mail at 191 North Union Avenue, New Braunfels, Texas 78130. We appreciate your consideration.


191 North Union Avenue
New Braunfels, Texas  78130

Texas Registered Engineering Firm: Number 18712