Industry Day 2023

Southwestern Division Contracting Offices

Southwestern Division – 469-487-7105

Fort Worth District –  817-886-1024

Galveston District – 409-766-3006

Tulsa District – 918-669-7010

Contact Us

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Deputy, Small Business Program
700 West Capitol Avenue
Little Rock, AR 72203-0867

Phone: (501) 324-7194
Fax: (501) 324-5101
Email: Deputy for Small Business

U.S. Small Business Administration
Procurement Center Representative
819 Taylor, Room 2C12
Fort Worth , TX  76102
Phone: 817-886-1024

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Upcoming Events

Tulsa District Industry Day – February 7-8, 2024
Tulsa Renaissance Conference Center
6808 South 107th East Ave

Memphis District Industry Day – February 20, 2024
Renasant Convention Center
255 North Main Street Memphis, TN 38103

5th Annual Houston Business Matchmaker Event – March 1, 2024
SBA Houston District Office
Virtual Only: 


Small Business Office

The Little Rock District takes pride in fully supporting the Government’s policy of placing a fair proportion of our contracts with eligible small, service disabled veteran-owned small businesses, small disadvantaged businesses, women-owned small businesses, veteran-owned small businesses and Historically Black College and Universities/Minority Institutions. Small businesses are the heart of the U.S. economy and a very vital part of the Corps’ procurement process.

What Does SWL Buy?

The Little Rock District buys a variety of commodities, services, construction and engineering services.

Examples of these acquisitions:

  • Construction -- Barracks, dining facilities, child development centers, education centers, hospitals, airfields, roads, levees, dams, hazardous and toxic waste remediation, dredging.

  • Engineering Services -- Concept studies, master planning, engineering studies, all types of surveying and mapping, engineering design and construction and inspection services.

  • Other Services -- Trash collection, grass mowing, janitorial, oversee and maintain recreational parks, boundary maintenance and equipment repair.

  • Supplies and Equipment -- Generators, HVAC equipment, kitchen equipment, petroleum products, repair parts, lumber, cement, gravel and peripheral equipment.

Steps for Doing Business with the Little Rock District

Discuss your capabilities, interest, and capacities to perform with the Deputy for Small Business.  A listing of Corps of Engineers Deputy for Small Business can be found at the Corps of Engineers Headquarter Small Business Program website.

Regulatory Enforcement Fairness 

The Small Business Regulatory Enforcement Fairness Act (SBREFA) was passed by Congress in 1996 in response to concerns expressed by the small business community that Federal regulations were too numerous, too complex, and too expensive to implement. The act was designed to give small business assistance in understanding and complying with regulations and more of a voice in development of new regulations. For more information please see this document.

Little Rock District Forecast

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Find a Supplemental Project

The Civil Works Supplemental Program is delivering over $45 Billion of investment in water resource projects. The program includes over 1,200 projects in almost every part of the United States.  

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