Small Business Transportation Resource Center

Southwest Region

The Southwest Small Business Transportation Resource Center (SBTRC) is one of 11 centers funded under the U.S. Department of Transportation providing small disadvantaged businesses technical assistance. Our center supports businesses in Arizona, California, Hawaii, and Nevada.

Helping Small Businesses

U.S. Department of Transportation’s Small Business Transportation Resource Center (SBTRC) Southwest Region assists small disadvantaged businesses in building their capacity to bid and perform on transportation projects and professional service procurements.

We provide many services including training and advising on marketing to the Department of Transportation, Disadvantaged Business Enterprise certification, short-term lending and bonding assistance, and more.

The SBTRC Southwest Region is operated by the California Asian Pacific Chamber of Commerce through a Cooperative Agreement with the United States Department of Transportation.

Business Analyses

Market Research & Procurement Assistance

General Management & Technical Assistance

Business Counseling & Coaching

Prime Contractors & Sub-Contractors Liaison

Outreach / Conference Participation

Capital Access and Surety Bond Assistance

Women & Girls In Transportation Initiative