Posted May 24, 2021
Nicholas Sullivan, an attorney with Florio Perrucci Steinhardt Cappelli Tipton & Taylor LLC, was published in the April 2021 edition of Utility & Transportation Contractor. This is the official publication of the Utility and Transportation Contractors Association of New Jersey or UTCA. The title of Nick’s article is Federal Acquisition Regulations and Small Business Concerns: What do you need to know?
The article discussed the issues surrounding federal construction contracts for small businesses. Specifically, Nick reviewed the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR), the principle set of rules regarding the federal procurement process in the United States. Among the multiple important topics for federal procurements, he discussed the definition of a small business concern and penalties for a company who misrepresents itself during the procurement process. To read the entire article, please click here.
About the UTCA
The Utility and Transportation Contractors Association of New Jersey is a non-profit trade association headquartered in Wall Township, New Jersey. Founded in 1965, UTCA represents approximately 1,000 member firms in the public and private sectors, active in all phases of heavy, highway, utility, and marine construction, as well as site work including remediation of brownfields and contaminated sites.
On behalf of its member firms, UTCA strives to improve working conditions for the construction industry through its efforts in legislative and regulatory matters, safety training, labor relations, specifications development, group cost savings programs, and individual problem-solving. UTCA hosts an annual convention and trade show and regular networking events.
UTCA is also affiliated with several national coalitions, including the American Road and Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) and the US Water Alliance, and is one of the founding members of both the national Clean Water Construction Coalition and the Construction Industry Advancement Program of New Jersey.
Our offices are strategically located throughout New Jersey, Pennsylvania and New York.