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Supplier Information

Thank you for your interest in working with Oak Ridge National Laboratory. ORNL is committed to providing opportunities to small and disadvantaged businesses to the maximum extent practicable, and the Small Business Programs Office is here to help. We understand the value and importance of small businesses and their impact on the economy, locally and nationally. The U. S. Department of Energy depends on small businesses to fulfill its mission.


We want to hear from you

The ORNL Small Business Programs Office is a great place to start with any questions you may have. Contact the office here.


We want to work with you

Interested in working with ORNL? There are a few requirements.  Please ensure that:


  1. Your company is registered at Our contracts staff uses this website to verify information about your firm. It is ALWAYS free to register here.  


  1. You visit the ORNL Business Opportunities Page for information about current opportunities. SUBSCRIBE to the page to receive emails when new opportunities are posted. 


  1. You contact the ORNL Contracts Staff related to you area(s) of work. If needed, they can assist you with the process of registering in ORNL Buy, which will require you to create an account in the Ariba Network, if you don’t already have one.


All subcontractors doing business with ORNL must adhere to the Supplier Code of Conduct. 


The ORNL Small Business Programs Office and Contracts staff are here for you. Please reach out to us and we’ll do our best to make sure you’re prepared to do business with ORNL.