Prairie Band Construction wins first award utilizing SBA 8(a) Certification

February 6, 2019 – Prairie Band Construction, Inc. (PBC) has been awarded a $4 Million contract for the Directorate of Public Works on Fort Leavenworth, KS utilizing the SBA’s 8(a) Program. The contract will consist of individual Task Orders for Sustainment, Restoration, and Modernization Construction projects on Fort Leavenworth. Work facilities may include: administrative, industrial, warehouses, and other support type facilities.

Greg Sharp, PB Construction Manager, said: “Our significant investment of time and effort is paying off. We have a fantastic team that are eager to provide quality support to the U.S. Army’s mission. This is the first award of many to come.”

The President and CEO of Prairie Band, LLC, Jacob Wamego, said: “Our team has worked tirelessly to gain entrance into the federal market. The process to obtain SBA 8(a) certification is onerous. This important tool is and will continue to be a driver of Prairie Band’s revenue and job growth.”

PBC is a leader in the construction industry and provides several services including general contracting, construction management, environmental consulting, and remediation. Prairie Band Construction is owned by Prairie Band, LLC, the economic development company wholly owned by the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation.

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