Exhibitors

Moser Rose Attorneys

Moser Rose Consulting Law engages primarily in the areas of Corporate, Government Contracting, Small Business, Mentor Protege, Teaming, Claims, Protests, Subcontracts, CVE, Transactional, Employment, Environmental and Construction Law Issues.

AECOM

AECOM (NYSE: ACM) has become one of the largest and most respected providers of professional, technical and management support services in the world. Today we have nearly 85,000 employees serving clients in more than 150 countries. The recent incorporation of URS accelerates our vision to become the world’s premier fully integrated infrastructure firm.  AECOM is a leading provider of comprehensive program management, architectural, planning, engineering, environmental, design, and information technology consulting services to the US and other national governments. Over the past seven decades, we have served over 50 agencies within the defense, national security, civil government, government institution, and corporation sectors. We understand the mandates and demands placed on federal project managers, and partner with our clients to deliver successful projects whatever the challenge: sustainability of public lands, protecting assets and symbols, or supporting armed forces.  See how we deliver what others can only imagine at www.aecom.com.

Aldridge Electric

With nearly $500 Million in annual revenue and over 63 years of experience completing complex infrastructure projects, Aldridge is widely recognized as one of the leading contractors in the country. Aldridge has built a reputation for completing challenging projects in the transportation, power, utility and industrial markets while upholding our commitment to being Incident and Injury Free. Our strength comes from our team, with over 850 of the industries best individuals driving the success of our organization. Aldridge provides quality work through innovation; finding better and more efficient ways to approach our projects and ensure customer satisfaction.

C&H Distributors

C&H Distributors was founded in Milwaukee, Wisconsin over 75 years ago, spreading its Midwest roots to include strategically-placed distribution centers throughout North America. Today, they are part of global family that includes CH Products in Mexico and Avenue Industrial Supplies in Canada. Wherever they do business, they share a singular mission, common values, and a power purpose.

Cathodic Protection Management, Inc.

Too often, cathodic protection or a corrosion control program is viewed as an expense when in fact it is an investment in the infrastructure.  By taking a proactive approach, the useful life of a utility can be extended and the costs associated with a premature failure are greatly reduced or eliminated.  With regular inexpensive monitoring the effectiveness of a cathodic protection system can be evaluated and upgraded as necessary.  Cathodic Protection is the only form of corrosion control that absolutely works and can be monitored without excavation or taking equipment out of service.

Thier principals have over 70 years in corrosion control are active members of AWWA, NACE and are members of the SWPMTAC steel water pipe manufacturer technical advisory committee which is an adhoc committee OF AWWA

Environmental Monitoring & Technologies, Inc. (EMT)

Environmental Monitoring & Technologies, Inc. (EMT), is an environmental laboratory and certified SDVOSB.  EMT has provided our clients with quality testing services for over 30 years. We specialize in water, waste, and soil analytical testing of organics and inorganics, as well as NEFAP certified field sampling services.  Our accreditations to DoD ELAP, NELAP, and several state programs allow EMT to provide outstanding support nationwide.

www.emt.com

Gourdie-Fraser (GFA)

Gourdie-Fraser (GFA), established in 1948, is a small business with federal contracting experience having fulfilled IDIQ contracts for various federal agencies since the early 1960’s. Based in Traverse City, Michigan our office is centrally located in the Great Lakes region, allowing us to respond rapidly and efficiently to work orders. As we are fulfilling an IDC contract for the Detroit District at the moment, we are current on all USACE standards. GFA has the largest and most experienced survey staff in Northern Michigan. Some of our services include: Civil Engineering, Transportation Engineering/Design, Materials and Testing, Land Surveying, Ground Penetrating Radar, Terrestrial HD Laser Scanning, Hydrographic Surveys (Single & Multi-Beam), GIS Geodatabase Creation, Licensed Drone Pilots, Permitting and Grant Assistance, and Wetland Services. With years of federal experience and high CPAR rating, GFA will help your project exceed expectations.

SCS Engineers

SCS Engineers is a full-service environmental consulting and contracting firm specializing in solid waste engineering and environmental services.  Since its inception in 1970, SCS has helped government, utility, and commercial customers manage environmental issues, comply with environmental regulations, and implement sound practices for environmental sustainability.  SCS provides services throughout the U.S. from its network of more than 60 offices, and has worked in more than two dozen countries.  More information is available at www.scsengineers.com.

SourceAmerica

SourceAmerica: good for business, good for America. Through our network of nonprofits, we supply products and services that meet the strictest quality standards at a competitive price. We match government and commercial contracts with nonprofits that employ a dedicated workforce to get the job done—people with significant disabilities. We’re a SOURCE for government customers. SourceAmerica is rooted in AbilityOne®. The Federal AbilityOne Program provides employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities, and SourceAmerica was established in 1974 to facilitate the program. We link Federal procurement customers with the nonprofits that supply AbilityOne products and services, providing contracting management and support along the way.

SYTE Corporation

Founded in 2003 and based in Chicago, IL with an office in Charlotte, North Carolina, SYTE Corporation (SYTE) is a general contractor providing construction related solutions to the public and private sectors. As a certified U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) 8(a), HUBZone and Service Disabled Veteran Owned (SDVOB) business, SYTE Corporation has designed, constructed, maintained and/or managed some of the most unique, complex and high-profile construction related projects in the nation. The company has consistently achieved exceptional contractor performance ratings and continues to work diligently to firmly establish itself as the preferred Small Business partner of some of the nation’s most recognized government agencies and the private sector.

SYTE Paschen JV

SYTE Corp. and F.H. Paschen, S.N. Nielsen & Associates LLC were approved by the SBA for a Mentor/Protégé relationship in 2016.  SYTE Paschen JV is classified as a Small Business Administration (SBA) certified 8(a), HUBZone, Service Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB), and Small Business (SB). SYTE Paschen joint venture delivers the right combination of experience, innovation, integrity, and expertise.  SYTE Paschen JV provides general contracting and construction management services for JOC, IDIQ, MATOC, MACC, SABER and SATOC contracts, in addition, alternative delivery methods such as Design/Build and Design/Bid/Build projects.

Capital Development Board (IL)

Renew, Renovate and Restore

When one of the State of Illinois’ 8,771 properties requires repair or renovation, the Capital Development Board manages the project. Many projects involve modernizing facilities to meet accessibility standards and protecting the lives and safety of Illinois residents by removing such environmental hazards as asbestos and lead. Projects can range from the replacement of a failing heating system to the restoration of internationally significant historic structures. For more information on the Illinois Capital Development Board please visit – https://www.illinois.gov/CDB The CDB’s Business Portal is located at – https://cdbpublic2.cdb.state.il.us/cdbdev/site/cdbbiz/

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

The mission of EPA is to protect human health and the environment. EPA’s purpose is to ensure that:

  • all Americans are protected from significant risks to human health and the environment where they live, learn and work;
  • national efforts to reduce environmental risk are based on the best available scientific information;
  • federal laws protecting human health and the environment are enforced fairly and effectively;
  • environmental protection is an integral consideration in U.S. policies concerning natural resources, human health, economic growth, energy, transportation, agriculture, industry, and international trade, and these factors are similarly considered in establishing environmental policy

General Services Administration

At GSA, we are committed to fostering an effective, sustainable, and transparent government for the American people and to providing innovative solutions to federal agencies. The Great Lakes Region supports federal agencies in Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, and Wisconsin, helping them access workspace, telecommunications, information technology, vehicles, and thousands of other goods and services. GSA also strives to find sustainable solutions that help reduce the federal government’s environmental footprint.

Illinois Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (PTAC)

Illinois Procurement Technical Assistance Centers are a portal for small businesses looking to enter the world of government contracting. The centers provide one-on-one counseling, technical information, marketing assistance and training to existing businesses interested in selling their goods and services to local, state, and/or federal government agencies. Additional details concerning the services offered by these centers can be viewed at https://www.illinois.gov/dceo/smallbizassistance/beginhere/pages/ptac.aspx as well as a link to a list of center locations.

Lake County Division of Transportation (LCDOT)

The Lake County Division of Transportation (LCDOT) provides a safe and efficient transportation system within Lake County, Illinois. As one of the most visible and fundamental assets of the County, with 126 employees, LCDOT is responsible for a system of approximately 300 centerline miles (874 lane miles) of arterial highways and more than 60 miles of bike facilities. Residents, businesses and visitors rely on this network to move goods and services through the County and travel to their homes, jobs and recreational activities.

Lake County Purchasing

The Purchasing Division works to ensure an open and competitive purchasing process, and assists Lake County departments and agencies in purchasing required goods and services in conformance with the Lake County Purchasing Ordinance. Purchasing also strives to increase awareness about business opportunities, while maximizing participation from Lake County businesses, including women owned and minority business enterprise.  Lake County invests $186 million each year on various goods and services including equipment, products, supplies, and services ranging from small to big purchases. Additionally, the County has multi-million-dollar construction projects including roads and buildings where products and services are needed.

PACE Bus

Pace Suburban Bus is the premier suburban transit provider, safely and efficiently moving people to work, school, and other regional destinations. Pace’s family of public transportation services offer affordable and environmentally responsible transit options for the residents of 284 municipalities in Cook, Will, DuPage, Kane, Lake and McHenry counties. The backbone of Chicago’s suburbs, Pace serves tens of thousands of daily riders. One of the largest bus services in North America, Pace covers 3,446 square miles, an area nearly the size of the state of Connecticut and about 15 times the size of the City of Chicago. Pace’s innovative approach to public transportation gives the agency a national reputation as an industry leader.

Additional information concerning how to Do Business with PACE Bus, including the Vendor application, business opportunities and the DBE certification can be found at – http://www.pacebus.com/sub/purchasing/default.asp

 

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE)

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has approximately 37,000 dedicated Civilians and Soldiers delivering engineering services to customers in more than 130 countries worldwide.

With environmental sustainability as a guiding principle, our disciplined Corps team is working diligently to strengthen our Nation’s security by building and maintaining America’s infrastructure and providing military facilities where our servicemembers train, work and live. We are also researching and developing technology for our war fighters while protecting America’s interests abroad by using our engineering expertise to promote stability and improve quality of life.

U.S. Small Business Administration

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) was created in 1953 as an independent agency of the federal government to aid, counsel, assist and protect the interests of small business concerns, to preserve free competitive enterprise and to maintain and strengthen the overall economy of our nation. We recognize that small business in critical to our economic recovery and strength, to building America’s future, and to helping the United States compete in today’s global marketplace. Althouse SBA has grown and evolved in the years since it was established in 1953, the bottom line mission remains the same. The SBA helps Americans start, build and grow businesses.