City’s Office of Business Opportunities and Columbia Water in Conjunction with MBDA Business Center to host Waterline Contractors’ Training Series
Sep 16, 2019

The City of Columbia’s Office of Business Opportunities and Columbia Water in conjunction with MBDA Business Center – Columbia, SC to host Waterline Contractors’ Training Series. This program offers a practical approach to successfully bidding, implementing, and closing out a City of Columbia waterline project. Attendees will learn practical strategies, build their capacity to submit completed bid packages, and performance on water and sewer projects.

The Waterline Contractors’ Training Series will consist of weekly sessions:

• Week 1: Reviewing Plans and Specifications

October 8, 2019

• Week 2: Performing a Site Visit

October 15, 2019

• Week 3: Preparing a Quote/Bid

October 22, 2019

• Week 4: Managing the Pre-Construction Phase

October 29, 2019

• Week 5: Managing the Construction Phase

November 6, 2019

• Week 6: Conducting Contract Closeout

November 13, 2019

This series is free and open to those currently working in the water and sewer industry that wish to expand into waterline construction. Registration is required. Please visit to register. Space is limited and refreshments will be served. 

What: Waterline Contractors’ Training Series

Who: City of Columbia’s Office of Business Opportunities and Columbia Water

Where: Eau Claire Print Building |3907 Ensor Avenue Columbia, SC 29203


When: October 8,15, 22, 29, 2019; November 6, 13, 2019 from 6-8 p.m.

For additional information, Contact Rosalyn Graham at 803-743-1181or [email protected].

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*Please see attached flyer.