The CMAT program researches innovative construction technologies and processes for the transportation industry. CMAT is a program of the Institute for Transportation at Iowa State University.

Support Services for Disadvantaged Business Enterprises

The Construction Management and Technology (CMAT) Program at Iowa State University is developing a clearinghouse of training, consulting, and professional development resources for disadvantaged business enterprises (DBEs).

Resources will be posted here as they become available.

Graphic Design Support Service

The intent of this service is to provide DBE firms with tools to aid with professional marketing to help them grow their business. The service offered under this effort is support to develop a graphic design, most likely in the form of a logo or other documents, to help with professional branding of the company.

For more information about this service, visit the information page or contact Jennifer Shane, 515-294-1703,

For More Information

For more information about DBE resources, please contact Jennifer Shane, 515-294-1703,

For more information about DBEs and the Iowa Department of Transportation, visit