Integrity is the cornerstone of all our work. Here at Austin Canyon Corporation, we are dedicated to helping our clients bring their vision to life. With a unique blend of construction management expertise and design sensitivity, we guide each element of the construction project with concerted care, ensuring that the project goals and original design intention are realized.

About Us

Founded in 1986, Austin Canyon Corporation is an award-winning general contracting firm providing a full spectrum of construction management capabilities and design build services. With an exceptional reputation for quality, we’ve created a showcase of some of Austin’s most notable commercial construction projects – yet, the foundation of our success is a steadfast commitment to building trusting relationships that endure the test of time.

A Passion for Construction Management

As a licensed architect who found his passion in construction management, Austin Canyon founder Mike Nazar brings a “personal touch” to the building process. Mike has a unique talent for creating and managing unified teams based on mutual respect, confidence and the shared understanding of a project’s purpose.

Just the Right Size

Our portfolio spans a full range of commercial facilities ~ from multi-story office buildings, retail, banks and credit unions to medical offices, churches and schools, and recreational centers.
We hope that our clients are as selective as we are to ensure an appropriate fit.

Our Work

We invite you to view our featured projects as a sampling of our work. These landmark projects reflect our collaboration with a diverse group of talented architects and construction partners in achieving the beauty and functionality that our clients desire.

Work in Progress


Oakland Avenue Offices


Keystone 1916-1
Shell Building


Austin Regional Clinic
Kelly Lane

Completed Projects


Austin Regional Clinic
Bella Colinas Medical



Phi Kappa Psi
Fraternity House


Austin Regional Clinic
Cedar Park


Amplify Credit Union
Esperanza Crossing Branch


Texan Eye Care
Main Central Location


Velocity Credit Union
Braker Lane Branch


Shoreline Christian Center Children’s Ministry Building


524 Lamar


United Heritage Credit Union Slaughter Lane Branch


Dance Institute &
Offices of NLH Enterprises

The Process

Our process starts with an acknowledgement of the responsibility we feel for the trust being given us. We create open, collaborative relationships with our Clients, Architect Partners and Subcontractors, using our management skills and construction expertise to consistently meet and exceed project expectations.

An Adaptable Approach

With project schedules as our central management tool, our process is adaptable to various service delivery methods, building types and project requirements. By bringing people and materials together in a well-managed sequence of events, we ensure that every project flows smoothly and efficiently.

Commitment to Excellence

From pre-construction planning to project close-out, we have an unwavering commitment to excellence – in providing quality workmanship, exceptional team leadership and personalized client service. >> more about our process




Over the past three decades, it has been our honor to receive many accolades from the community and numerous awards from key industry associations.

AGC Outstanding Construction Award – Texas Building Branch
• Velocity Credit Union, Braker Lane Branch – 2005
• Austin Federal Credit Union – 2004
• Horizon Bank & Trust – 1995

AGC Outstanding Construction Award – Austin Building Branch
• Amplify Credit Union Esperanza Crossing Branch – 2017
• Phi Kappa Psi Fraternity House – 2017
• Austin Regional Clinic Cedar Park – 2016
• Amplify Credit Union Parmer Lane Branch – 2013
• United Heritage Federal Credit Union Manchaca Branch – 2011
• Amplify Federal Credit Union Congress Avenue Branch – 2010
• Unity Church of Austin – 2009
• Shoreline Christian Center New Children’s Ministry Building – 2008
• Texan Eye Medical Center – 2007
• Velocity Credit Union, Braker Lane Branch – 2004
• Velocity Credit Union, Brodie Oaks Branch – 2003
• Austin Federal Credit Union – 2003
• The Whitestones – 2002
• 524 North Lamar – 2000
• Horizon Bank & Trust – 1994

Golden Trowel – Texas Masonry Contractor’s Association
• The Whitestones – 2003

Golden Trowel – Central Texas Masonry Contractor’s Association
• The Whitestones – 2003
• Compass Bank, Westlake – 2000
• Miller Office Building – 1999
• Compass Bank, North Lamar – 1999

Don’t take our word for it…

“…Austin Canyon has provided valuable assistance… resulting in projects delivered to their clients that are in budget and completed within schedule while maintaining the original design intent.”Neel Morton, AIA, Office of Architecture
“He (Mike Nazar) is a man of honor, his word is his bond.”Doug Kadison, Founder and Former President of Horizon Bank
“We are proud to work with such an outstanding group of people.”Walls and All, Inc.
“You are a model for honesty and integrity in business… The university really appreciates your efforts.”David A Dickson - Former Jr. Vice President, St. Edward's University
“You and your team exhibit such integrity, trust, skill, openness, dexterity, joy and generosity that it’s hard to imagine ever working with another general contractor.”D.R. Dickey - Executive Administrator, Shoreline Christian Center
“Your spirit of cooperation, ‘can do’ attitude and friendly energetic enthusiasm made the always necessary problem-solving tasks seem easy and fun.”David A Dickson - Former Jr. Vice President, St. Edward's University
“Working with Austin Canyon is like having an in-house construction department.”Tom Young - Former Executive Administrator, Austin Regional Clinic, P.A.

Contact Us

Please call us with any questions or comments regarding our services and/or your next project.

Where are we?

Right in the heart of Austin!