BCIA offers numerous services and programs. Become apart of our organization to obtain the benefits.
Plan Room Access
The BCIA maintains an official plan room for use by MBE/DBE contractors. Contractors may use the BCIA plan room to perform their take-off, or check out project plans for up to 48 hours (with approval).
Weekly Plan Summary
A weekly summary report is mailed to BCIA certified contractors on planned, current, and future construction projects in the area. The summary report includes bidding requirements, project size and estimated value, scope summary, owner, architect, engineer, and bid date, time, and location.
or material and labor on selected construction projects. This technical assistance is available through the BCIA office and through referral to qualified local estimating services. Contractors can take the quantities of material and labor for a specific job, review them, and then add their respective overhead and profit prior to bid submittal.
Internet Plan Room Access
is now available at the BCIA. Contractors have access to electronic plans and specifications. Plans can be viewed on computer at the BCIA office, and can be sorted for locale, by trade, or size. Utilization of this service benefits BCIA contractors through time and money savings.