Bureau of Indian Affairs Utilizing Tribal Construction Firm
July 13, 2020 - Prairie Band Construction, Inc. (PBC) has been awarded a multi-option year competitive contract to perform construction services for Haskell Indian Nations University (HINU) in Lawrence, Kansas. The performance is anticipated to take place over a five year period.
PBC SVP Jennifer Hansford said: "This is yet another exciting opportunity for the PBC team. The Bureau of Indian Affairs' utilization of tribal firms is an invaluable tool in providing opportunities to qualified businesses, and we are pleased that we can provide needed services to a historic university like Haskell." Prairie Band, LLC CEO Jacob Wamego said: "HINU is recognized as the premier tribal university in the United States. As we continue to plant seeds of change within Indian Country, we will harvest every opportunity to grow our businesses and provide world class service to clients both near and far."
Prairie Band Construction, Inc. is owned by the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation's economic development company, Prairie Band, LLC. PBC is a general construction firm that provides solutions to the federal government, tribal governments, and corporate clients throughout the United States. PBC is headquartered on the Prairie Band Potawatomi Reservation near Mayetta, Kansas.
Prairie Band Construction
Jacob Wamego, CEO