For most small businesses, subcontracting is the pathway to landing project work with CDOT. If you're willing to put in the work and be persistent, your first subcontract can grow into multiple larger projects and consistent jobs as a trusted partner to prime contractors. 

Just like many things in business, you need to do your homework before you jump right in. Learn CDOT processes and procedures, get to know the key players and prime contractors working with CDOT, and be competitive and responsive in your quotes and proposals. We're here to help you navigate the CDOT subcontracting environment so you can put your best foot foward. 

The way subcontracting works on transportation projects is very different for contractors versus design/engineering consultants. Select the category that best fits your business services and learn more about how to become a successful subcontractor.