Advice From Our Experts
Transition from DUNS to Unique Entity Identifiers (UEIs)

On April 4, 2022, the federal government will stop using Dun & Bradstreet's Data Universal Numbering System (DUNS) and start using the System for Award Management's (SAM) Unique Entity Identifiers (UEIs).

This transition aims to streamline the entity identification and validation process, making it easier and less burdensome for companies to do business with the federal government. But, what does it mean for you? Read full article >>
Upcoming Events
March 7-13 is National Women in Construction Week!

Join us, in partnership with NAWIC San FranciscoSan Francisco Bay Area NAWBOAnewAmerica Women's Business Center OaklandMerriwether & Williams CTAP Program, & WBEC Pacific in honoring the contributions women make to the construction industry by attending one or all of this three-part series.
Hear from a panel of successful women-owned construction firms on their challenges and triumphs, as well as speakers from transportation agencies including AC TransitGolden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation DistrictMetropolitan Transportation CommissionCaltrans D4Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority, & San Francisco County Transportation Authority.

This is a can't miss training series for women in construction but all businesses are welcome.
PTAC Hosted Events:
Women in Construction Series | Session 1
Certifications for Women-Owned Small Businesses
Tues, 3/8, 3pm | more>>

Women in Construction Series | Session 2
How to Find Construction Bid Opportunities
Wed, 3/9, 3pm | more>>

Women in Construction Series | Session 3
Women-Owned Construction Firm Panel
Thu, 3/10, 10am | more>>

8(A) Business Development Program Overview
Thu, 3/24, 10am | more>>
Partner Events:
Women-Owned Small Business Success at NASA
Wed, 3/16, 9am | more>>

Procurement Playbook:
Doing Business with Special Ops.
Fri, 3/18, 9am | more>>

Compliant and Effective Teaming Agreements, Joint Ventures & Subcontracts: A 3-Part Series
3/22(T) - 3/23(W) - 3/24(Th), 10am | more>>

Procurement Playbook:
Doing Business with the Dept. of Agriculture
Fri, 4/1, 9am | more>>
Webinars to help businesses compete in the government marketplace. Norcal PTAC Clients can access these webinars for FREE with our discount code. Apply to be a client today, contact your Procurement Specialist, or reach out to us at or 707.267.7561 for more information.
Bid Opportunities
Humboldt and Mendocino
(ACV) Airport Terminal Cafe
Issuer: Humboldt County Department of Aviation
Closing Date: 3/18/22 | more>>

Trinity Contract Water Management Plan
Issuer: Humboldt County Department of Public Works
Closing Date: 3/21/22 | more>>

Eureka Hill Road Seismic Retrofits at Garcia River
Issuer: Mendocino County Department of Transportation
Closing Date: 3/25/22 | more>>

Shasta, Trinity, Siskiyou
Yreka Community Theatre HVAC
Issuer: City of Yreka
Closing Date: 3/16/22 | more>>

Akard Dog Park Conversion
Issuer: City of Shasta Lake
Closing Date: 3/24/22 | more>>

MHSA Prevention & Early Intervention Services
Issuer: Siskiyou County Mental Health Services
Closing Date: 3/29/22 | more>>
Bay Area
HSIP 9 Foothill Blvd & MacArthur
Issuer: City of Oakland
Closing Date: 3/24/22 | more>>

160 Freelon Professional Services
Issuer: San Francisco Mayor’s Office of Housing and Community Development
Closing Date: 3/25/22 | more>>

School Health Centers Data and Evaluation
Issuer: Alameda County Health Care Services Agency
Closing Date: 3/29/22 | more>>

SMC Public Wi-Fi Support
Issuer: County of San Mateo Purchasing Division
Closing Date: 4/6/22 | more>>

Electric Alcohol Monitoring Program
Issuer: Solano County Probation Department
Closing Date: 4/11/22 | more>>
For personalized bid opportunities, reach out to your Procurement Specialist or apply for services
Norcal PTAC helps small businesses find, bid on, and win contracts with federal, state, local, and tribal agencies. All of our services are free and include one-on-one coaching, webinars, bid matching, and more!
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This procurement technical assistance center is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the Defense Logistics Agency
Norcal PTAC is funded in part through a grant with the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development.