The Del Mar College Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) is Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the Defense Logistics Agency.
Our goal is to assist any business interested in pursuing Federal, State, or Local government contracts through the following services:
Click here to register to view this free online posting service where local bid opportunities are posted for local vendors from Federal, state and area government agencies.
City of Corpus Christi Capital Programs
Learn about the City’s construction vendor requirements and opportunities.
City of Corpus Christi - Purchasing Website
The City of Corpus Christi site for information on the purchase of all equipment, materials and supplies.
Corpus Christi Regional Transportation Authority
View the CCRTA Current Procurement Schedule
Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Program Information
Certification program information
Port of Corpus Christi
To learn about becoming a vendor with the Port, select the Business tab from the main web site
Del Mar College
Del Mar College Purchasing Web Site
Texas A&M University Corpus Christi
This is the website for the purchasing department at TAMUCC
Texas A&M University Kingsville
Procurement and HUB program link for TAMU Kingsville
Nueces County, Texas
Purchasing website for Nueces County
Corpus Christi ISD Purchasing
The Corpus Christi Independent School District Purchasing department’s home page.
Education Service Center Region 2
Goodbuy Purchasing Cooperative
TEXAS - Electronic State Business Daily
This link is a search engine for State of Texas Procurement Opportunities
Procurement at Comptroller of Public Accounts
Your first and best source for State of Texas procurement information
Texas Centralized Master Bidders List
The CMBL is a master database used by State of Texas purchasing entities to develop a mailing list for vendors to receive bids based on the products or services they can provide to the State of Texas.
Texas HUB Program
The State of Texas program website for Historically Underutilized Businesses
National Institute of Governmental Purchasing codes – NIGP
Search site for state of Texas commodity codes.
Texas Secretary of State
Business and Public Filings, Texas Business Law
Texas Department of Transportation (TXDOT)
Learn about doing business with TxDOT.
System for Award Management (SAM)
Database of basic business information from contractors that want to do business with the Federal Government.
Dun and Bradstreet
Everyone should have a DUNS Number (Data Universal Numbering System) If you do not, click here to get one! They are free and necessary for government contracting.
Dynamic Small Business Search
Database of small businesses’ certifications and performance history.
IRS – Employers Identification Number (EIN) Registration page
Web site where businesses may obtain an Employer’s Identification Number.
PTAC Program Manager
Certified Contracting Assistance Specialist
Certified Procurement Professional
PTAC Administrative Assistant
Have you been awarded a contract recently that you can attribute to some type of assistance from PTAC? If so, let us hear from you. PTAC is here to assist you in any way we can!
You’re encouraged to send us an email by clicking on our names or by using this address: firstname.lastname@example.org
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Woman Owned Small Business Certification (WOSB)
Expanding Federal contracting oportunities for woman-owned small businesses.
The HUBZone program helps qualifying small businesses gain access to federal procurement opportunities.
Small Business Development Programs
Learn about the SBA’s 8(a) Business Development Program.
Department of Veterans Affairs
Instructions for verification as Veteran Owned or Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business.
iRAPT (formerly WAWF)
This is the official site for Vendors to submit Invoices.
North American Industry Classification System codes (NAICS)
A useful way to find NAICS codes for various products.
Federal Supply codes (FSC) and Product Service Codes (PSC)
Federal Supply Codes (FSC) and Product Service Codes (PSC)
Defense Logistics Agency - DLA
Through its contracting offices, DLA buys more than four million different items for Department of Defense (DoD) activities.
A dynamic reverse-auction marketplace
FedBizOpps.gov is the single government point-of-entry (GPE) for Federal government procurement opportunities over $25,000.
Federal Acquisition Regulations
Research FAR clauses included in federal solicitations
Federal Procurement Data System
Next Generation in government procurement
iRAPT (formerly WAWF)
Training site for WAWF
Association of Procurement Technical Assistance Center APTAC
Getting government down to business