Certified by Florida Board of Professional Engineers as Engineering Firm



American Academy of Underwater Sciences (AAUS)

SWC has been awarded approval by AAUS of a dive safety program that meets the Academy’s strict standards and also meets OSHA safety requirements. Federal agencies and many state and local agencies require companies to have an AAUS dive safety program and to implement its appropriate safety protocol when conducting SCUBA diving for data collection and other work associated with acquiring environmental permits, and when conducting monitoring during and following construction activities. (link)


SWC has received a number of certifications from different government entities that provide credit toward meeting specific small business utilization goals to larger firms which include SWC on their teams for work with those entities, contributing toward successful competition for contract awards.  See below for documentation of current certifications. Several local certifications that have particularly high contract participation requirements are highlighted.

Federal Government

  • Woman-Owned Small Business (WOSB), participation goal 7%.  (link)
  • Economically Disadvantaged Woman-Owned Small Business (EDWOSB)


State of Florida Office of Supplier Diversity Uniform Certification Program (UCP)

Many local governments and agencies around the State participate in the UCP program.  Several are highlighted below, but please review the entire list.  (link)

  • Minority, Women & Service-Disabled Veteran Business Certification, renews on 7/30/2018.  (link)
  • Certifying entity Florida Department of Transportation Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Certification, renews in 2018.  (link)


South Florida Water Management District

  • Small Business Enterprise (SBE) Certification for Environmental and Land Use Consulting Services, participation goal 25%, renews on 7/23/18.  (link)
  • SWC Vendor Details including Commodity Codes.  (link)


Miami-Dade County

  • Micro/SBE Certification, participation goals as high as 30%, renews on 2/28/2018.(link)
  • DBE Certification renews in 2018.
  • Architecture/Engineering (A/E) prequalification certificate, renews on  3/31/2018.  (link)
  • A/E technical certifications, as follows (link)

10.03 Environmental Engineering – Biology Services

10.05 Environmental Engineering – Contamination Assessment and Monitoring

10.06 Environmental Engineering – Remedial Action Plan Design

10.07 Environmental Engineering – Remedial Action Plan Implementation/Operation/Maintenance

21.0 Land Use Planning


Broward County

  • Community Business Enterprise (CBE)/SBE certifications, participation goals as high as 25%renews annually and is current.  (lettercertificate )
  • Qualified Vendors List for Environmental Consultant Services, renews on 10/21/2018.  (letter)
  • DBE Certification renews in 2018.


Monroe County

  • DBE Certification renews in 2018.


Lee County

  • DBE Certification renews in 2018.
  • Active Vendor


Collier County

  • DBE Certification, renews in 2018.
  • Active Vendor