Yerba Buena Engineering and Construction (YBEC) is an 8(a), HUBZone and Small Disadvantaged (SDB) firm based in San Francisco, CA. Established in 2002, YBEC specializes in concrete, road, pipeline and infrastructure projects. During the last eight years, Yerba Buena has developed long-term relationships with the NPS as well as the US Navy, US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), US Air Force, Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), General Services Administration (GSA) and numerous local city agencies. These relationships are a continuation of the associations developed by Yerba Buena's President, Mr. Miguel Galarza, during his 29 years of construction experience throughout the Bay Area.
Yerba Buena's superior performance can be attributed to the leadership skills of Mr. Galarza. He is well known by our clients for exceeding expectations regardless of the scope of work and project conditions. As a result of his efforts, he has received many commendations and awards. Among these, he was named the 2006 Minority Small Business Person of the Year by the San Francisco district office of the Small Business Administration's (SBA). He has also been honored by the US Department of Defense (DOD), US Department of Transportation (DOT), the San Francisco Human Rights Commission and the California Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. YBEC also operates several regional offices including a branch office in Salt Lake City, Utah.