Metro Electric, Inc. – Electrical contractor in South Texas

Metro Electric, Inc. has earned its positive reputation by providing exceptional service to general contractors, construction managers and owners accountable since 1973. Decades of commercial and industrial electrical experience have made Metro an industry leader in the Rio Grande Valley.

Where It All Began

Metro Electric opened its first office in Brownsville on July 4, 1973. In the mid-1980s, Metro Electric, Inc. began expansion through the Mid- and Upper Rio Grande Valley.

In 1985, a branch office was opened in McAllen. The Harlingen branch office opened in 1999. The McAllen office is now Metro Electric’s corporate location.

Our Mission to You

1985-minFrom the beginning, Metro Electric’s mission has been to provide clients with superior electrical services and unsurpassed quality that only Metro can offer. There’s no project too big or too small we can handle it all.

Cost effective, on-schedule performance is essential to general contractors, construction managers and owners accountable for successful project completion. Metro’s performance record has earned us a preferred electrical contractor status with many construction companies.

We continue breaking our performance record by providing clients with efficient project management and personal involvement of key personnel. Completing your project on or ahead of schedule with quality workmanship it’s our guarantee.

Our Promise of Safety

Safety is of utmost importance at Metro Electric, Inc. We believe in keeping work sites safe and secure. We practice and implement safety rules and procedures to ensure the well-being of staff, clients and the public.

current-minMetro Electric, Inc. Facts

  • Established in Brownsville, TX: July 4, 1973
  • Established a branch office in McAllen, TX: 1985
  • Established a branch office in Harlingen, TX: 1999
  • Approximate Present number of employees: 175
  • Approximate Business volume for 2016 Fiscal Year: $17 million
  • Bondable contractor through The Hartford
  • Insured in excess of statutory limits, including excess liability umbrella
  • State of Texas Electrical Contractors License TECL #17140

Awards and Accolades

  • 2017 Service Contractor of the Year – Recognized Nationally by IEC (Independent Electrical Contractors) Picture attached
  • 2017 Subcontractor of the Year – Recognized by AGC (Associated General Contractors) Picture attached
  • 2010 Ranked #14 Texas Top Electrical Contractors by McGraw Hill Construction
  • 2009 Ranked #16 Texas Top Electrical Contractors by McGraw Hill Construction
  • 2008 Texas Top 140 Specialty Contractors by McGraw Hill Construction
  • 2001 The Top 600 Specialty Contractors in America by Engineering News Rec