How MBEX Serves *You*

The Minnesota Builders Exchange receives bidding information on over 4,000 projects across Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa and Wisconsin, and any project posted to the plan room is available for all members to access.

MBEX Project Reporters
Our team of reporters take pride in providing the most current project information (addenda, bidders lists, bid results, and more) as well as vital industry resources in a timely manner. Our team works behind the scenes, striving to achieve our goal of making MBEX as useful as possible to our members. With tailored services, including our online plan room, we strive to meet the needs of many company types across the construction industry from general contractors to manufacturers and specialized tradespeople.

General Contractors

General contractors use our services to save time and money searching for projects leads, subcontractors, suppliers and manufacturers. Our plan room provides GCs with the means to streamline their internal bidding information systems. GCs control their position in the bidding process through a digital system that allows for easy access to construction documents, the addition and monitoring of their company on bidders lists, as well as the creation of invitations to bid.


Subcontractors compile their bids using our state-of-the-art reporting system. We have perfected our online plan room to allow the fastest and most comprehensive searches and updates, allowing members to quickly find and track important bidding opportunities and related construction documents. Our organization takes pride in sharing complete project information in a timely manner— from addenda, plans and specifications to bidders lists and bid results. Our services directly helps subs obtain access to thousands of projects with lists of bidding generals, establishing a foundation for current and future growth within the industry.

Suppliers + Manufacturers

Suppliers and Manufacturers rely on our services and pre-established network to retain important information on upcoming bidding opportunities and to promote their products to the industry. Our system provides vital construction documents and a digital keyword search to keep track of products and services. For 135 years, we have worked to establish a network of architects, owners, contractors and suppliers. In addition to the pursuit of relevant project information, suppliers and manufacturers promote their products and services through visual advertisements and product listings.