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Design & Construction 

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Department of Technology, Management and Budget

Design & Construction 

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The Design & Construction Division

The Design and Construction Division administers the State of Michigan's capital outlay, special maintenance, and miscellaneous operating project program. Providing services for all state agencies, Design and Construction provides professional management and direction of new facility construction, additions, renovations, and environmental cleanup projects. Services provided include contract procurement, project management, direction of contractors and consultants, complete construction oversight, environmental project management, land surveying, cost and budget analysis, problem solving, and technical consultation. Professional Service Contractors (architects, engineers, land surveyors, and landscape architects) provide design and construction administration services and are obtained through competitive proposals. Construction contracts are obtained through competitive bidding.

Design & Construction Staff Contact List



Architects/Engineers are to request State Prevailing Wage determinations, for DTMB Design & Construction projects only, with this form for incorporation into the General Conditions document. Request is to be emailed to (copying the Project Director) a minimum of five (5) business days prior to issuing the project for bidding. Note: Request should not be submitted too early as the Prevailing Wage Determination must be reissued if the contract is not awarded within 90 days of the issuance of the Wage Determination. Please allow up to three (3) business days for your request to be completed and returned.



Design and Construction has exciting news to share!! Insurance renewal certificates can now be emailed to Design and Construction at the following email address:

Insurance certificates required for contract execution should not be sent to this mailbox. These need to be forwarded to the appropriate Contract Specialist. 


SIGMA Vendor Self-Service (VSS)

The State of Michigan has upgraded its financial and business systems. The new SIGMA Vendor Self-Service (VSS) system has replaced Contract & Payment Express (C&PE) and Buy4Michigan.SIGMA VSS will improve how we work with vendors, payees, and grantees. Please visit for important updates, mandates and transition information, including actions you may need to take, and help desk contact information.

Visit the SIGMA Vendor Self-Service (VSS) website