Small Business Information

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 Small Business Mission Statement

USACE SPD develops small businesses and maximizes their opportunities for our procurements within SPD’s footprint on a continual basis, thereby ensuring a broad base of capable small business firms to support our mission and strengthen our nation’s economic development.

 What do our Districts Procure?

The South Pacific Division through their districts, acquires a variety of supplies and services.  In FY21, $1.76 billion dollars of obligations were made for supplies and services.  The top ten acquisitions:

1. Commercial & Institutional Building Construction - $682.5M or 38.67% of the total dollars (NAICS 236220)

2. Other Heavy & Civil Engineering Construction - $516.3M or 29.25% of total dollars (NAICS 237990)

3. Remediation Services - $148.2M million or 8.40% total dollars (NAICS 562910)

4. Highway, Street, & Bridge Construction - $77.9M or 4.42% of total dollars (NAICS 237310)

5. Engineering Services - $69.6M or 3.94% of total dollars (NAICS 541330

6. Industrial Building Construction - $65.9M or 3.74% of total dollars (NAICS 236210

7. Environmental Consulting Services - $36.7M or 2.08% of total dollars (NAICS 541620)

8. Oil & Gas Pipeline & Related Structure Construction - $28.8M or 1.63% of total dollars (NAICS 237120)

9. Water & Sewer Line & Related Structural Construction - $19.8M or 1.12% of total dollars (NAICS 237110)

10. Landscaping Services - $15.3M or 0.87% of total dollars (NAICS 561730)





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Small Business Goals

SPD Small Business Goals FY23

Small Business Overall:  45.00%

Small Disadvantaged Business:  35.00%

Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned SB3.50% 

Women-Owned Small Business:  6.75%

Historically Underutilized Business Zone:  8.00%


Business With The Corps

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Firms that feel they have been unfairly treated may contact:

Regulatory Enforcement Fairness

Office of the National Ombudsman

U.S. Small Business Administration

409 3rd Street, S.W., Washington D.C. 20416

Tel: (886) 734-3247 or http://www/


Contact Us

District Small Business Contacts:

Ms. Stephanie Parra                                              Phone: 575-556-9940

Los Angeles
Mr. Prisco "Eric" Ravelli                                             Phone: 213-452-3938

Mr. Kinya "Roger" Minami                                        Phone: 213-452-3234

Ms. Michelle Morales                                                Phone: 916-557-7641

San Francisco
Mr. Vernon Simpkins                                                Phone: 916-557-5234

SPD Division Small Business Office:

San Francisco
Mr. Jack A. May                                                          Phone: 415-503-6947