Area of Specialty definition

Area of Specialty means the description of an MBE or WBE firm’s business which has been determined by the Chief Procurement Officer to be most reflective of the MBE or WBE firm’s claimed specialty or expertise. Each MBE/WBE letter of certification contains a description of the firm’s Area of Specialty. This information is also contained in the Directory (defined below). Credit toward this Contract’s MBE and WBE participation goals shall be limited to the participation of firms performing within their Area of Specialty.
Area of Specialty means the description of a MBE’s or WBE’s activity that has been determined by the Chief Procurement Officer to be most reflective of the firm’s claimed specialty or expertise. Each MBE and WBE letter of certification contains a description of the firm’s Area of Specialty. Credit toward the Contract Specific Goals shall be limited to the participation of firms performing within their Area of Specialty. The Department of Procurement Services does not make any representation concerning the ability of any MBE or WBE to perform work within its Area of Specialty. It is the responsibility of the bidder or contractor to determine the capability and capacity of MBEs and WBEs to perform the work proposed.
Area of Specialty means the description of an MBE or WBE firm’s business which has been determined by the Chief Procurement Officer to be most reflective of the MBE or WBE firm’s claimed specialty or expertise.

Examples of Area of Specialty in a sentence

  • Each Schedule C must also include a separate sheet as an attachment on which the MBE or WBE fully describes its proposed scope of work, including a description of the commercially useful function being performed by the MBE or WBE in its Area of Specialty.

  • Only the value of the dollars paid to the MBE or WBE firm for work that it performs in its Area of Specialty in which it is certified counts toward the Contract Specific Goals.

  • The MBE/WBE firm's scope of work, as detailed by their Schedule C-1, must conform to their stated Area of Specialty.

  • All Letters of Certification issued by the City of Chicago and Cook County include a statement of the MBE/WBE firm's Area of Specialty.

  • Only Payments made to MBE and WBE firms that meet BOTH the Commercially Useful Function and Area of Specialty requirements above will be counted toward the Contract Specific Goals.


More Definitions of Area of Specialty

Area of Specialty means the description of the DBE’s business, which has been determined by the DBE Liaison Officer Programs to be most reflective of the DBE’s claimed specialty or expertise as stated in their certification in the IL UCP DBE Directory. Credit toward the DBE contract goal for this contract shall be limited to the participation of firms performing within their Area of Specialty. The Authority reserves the right to investigate and determine active DBE participation and applicable DBE credit specifically identified for this contract prior to award.
Area of Specialty means the description of an MBE or WBE firm’s business which has been determined by the Chief
Area of Specialty means the description of an SBE firm’s business which has been determined by the City of Chicago, or which the SBE has affirmed, by an Affidavit of Small Business Status, to be most reflective of the SBE firm’s claimed specialty or expertise. Areas of Specialty are identified by the North American Industry Classification System (“NAICS”) codes which are listed in the SBA Small Business Size Standards in
Area of Specialty means the description of a MBE
Area of Specialty means the description of a MBE or WBE firm’s business which has been determined by the M/WBE certifying agency to be most reflective of the MBE or WBE firm’s claimed specialty of expertise. Each MBE and WBE letter of certification contains a description of their Area of Specialty. Credit toward this contract’s MBE or WBE participation goal shall be limited to the participation of firms performing within their Area of Specialty. Failure to effectively implement the Plan shall be deemed to be a default under the Contract. III. M/WBE CONTRACTING & PROCUREMENT A. Contractor shall make good faith efforts to actively solicit and achieve the participation of M/WBE firms in the contracting and procurement process and to identify and use eligible M/WBE firms for any procurement of supplies or materials, whenever possible. B. The goal for MBE utilization is a minimum of 25% of the aggregate dollar value of the contract, including all changes to the Contract. The goal for WBE utilization is a minimum of 5% of the aggregate dollar amount of the Contract, including all changes to the Contract. C. Contractor shall maintain a documented record of all contacts with M/WBE firms and M/WBE trade associations, and of all bid solicitations and the results thereof. Such documentation shall be available to IIT upon request.IV. ADMINISTRATION AND MONITORING Contractor's obligation under this Plan is to make good faith efforts to comply with all provisions and to meet all goals set forth herein or otherwise agreed upon. Contractor agrees that the Plan shall be administered in the following manner: A. Contractor agrees that it shall maintain and make available to IIT documentation regarding M/WBE utilization. Documentation shall contain, at a minimum, names and addresses of M/WBE subcontractors and suppliers, evidence of certification by one of the authorized agencies or programs, the actual dollar amount of the contract awards or purchase agreements. Documentation shall be maintained in such form as to permit a determination that good faith efforts have been made to achieve the goals of the Plan. After an initial presentation of Contractor's proposed Plan, reports summarizing this information shall be submitted to IIT as determined by IIT. B. Referrals of eligible M/WBE firms may be made by IIT or other parties from time to time. These referrals shall not be deemed to be a recommendation by IIT to utilize any such firms or a representation or warranty that such firms are qualified...
Area of Specialty means the description of a DBE firm’s business has been determined by the Michigan Uniform Certification Program (“MUCP”) and for which DBE certification was sought and granted. Each DBE letter of certification contains a description of the firm’s Area of Specialty. Credit toward the Contract DBE Participation Goal is limited to the participation of firms performing within their Areas of Specialty.

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