Phil Howry Company


Company History

Phil Howry Company is a Native American-owned minority business providing expertise in a broad range of construction services.

Founded in 1982, Phil Howry Company has extensive experience in the following areas of general construction: building trade, including historic renovation, major renovation/remodeling and new construction. In addition, the company has carried out heavy/highway construction and other infrastructure-type projects.

Phil Howry Company participates in the sealed bid, hard dollar, fixed-price federal construction procurement environment. The last eight years of this experience has also included several sole-source, negotiated projects, secured through the Small Business Administration 8(a) Business Development program.

The firm has been widely recognized for quality performance, assuring the smooth transition of timely constructed projects. From estimating, bidding and contract procurement, through to successful execution and completion of projects, our attention to detail guarantees the delivery of exceptional products.

Key Management

Phil Howry Company's management encompasses over 75 years of collective professional experience in construction management. In addition to projects completed by the Phil Howry Company, the following key personnel have accumulated a wide range of experience in the years prior to their involvement with our company.

Phil Howry, Owner
26 years experience
see Past Projects for background and experience

Sterling Howry, Manager/Safety Director
Lorenzo Esquivel, Contractor Quality Control System Manager
Gene Mains, Site Superintendent/Site Safety & Health Officer
Jimmy Meeks, Site Superintendent

Certifications and Awards

State of Texas Historically Underutilized Business
Texas Department of Transportation - Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE)
City of Austin DBE
Small Business Administration 8(a)
San Antonio Business Opportunity Committee
San Antonio Chamber of Commerce 2000 Small Business    Performance Success Award
San Antonio Chamber of Commerce 1999 Small Business    Performance Success Award


U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
U.S. Air Force
Federal Highway Administration
Immigration and Naturalization Service
Texas Department of Transportation
Austin Department of Veterans Affairs

"The superb management skills and knowledge demonstrated by Phil Howry Company has resulted in a project that has consistently remained ahead of schedule throughout the performance period. Because this company gives such attention to detail, the customer has already expressed great satisfaction with the quality of the work, which sets a very high standard for other 8(a) contractors to follow."

Linda Johnson, Contract Specialist,
Randolph Air Force Base