AE3 Partners is certified as a small business and minority business enterprise (African American owned). We currently maintain the following federal, state and local certifications:

•  National Minority Supplier Development Council – Minority Business Enterprise (MBE)
•  California Department of General Business (DGS) – Small Business (SB)
•  California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) – Minority Business Enterprise (MBE)
•  California Unified Certification Program (CUCP) – Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE)
•  San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District  – Minority Business Enterprise (MBE)
•  Port of Oakland, Local Impact Area/Small Business Enterprise (LIA/SBE)
•  City and County of San Francisco (SBA-LBE)
•  Alameda County, Small Local Emerging Business (SLEB)
• Los Angeles County, Community Business Enterprise (CBE)
•  City of Oakland, Local Business Enterprise (LBE)

In addition to helping communities boost local business and diversity goals, we have developed strategic partnerships with various other firms to access significant and mutually beneficial opportunities that may be available through such programs. We have primed, joint ventured, or have served as major sub consultants with the following major firms (select list):

 •  AECOM (Prime, JV Prime Sub-Consultant)
 •  HOK (JV Prime)
 •  WSP formerly Parsons/Flatiron (Sub-Consultant)
 •  Turner Construction (Design JV Prime)
 •  AECOM - formerly URS (JV Prime)
 •  Woods Bagot (Design JV Prime)