Ceres provides professional management and superb construction services throughout the United States, Caribbean, Pacific and New Zealand. We are dedicated to improving communities and helping them recover from disasters. With our strong bonding capacity and exceptional record of performance, Ceres undertakes projects from $1 million to major missions like the post-Hurricane Katrina Recovery approaching $1 billion.
Infastructure and Civil Construction
Ceres performs construction management, general contracting and design/build services for federal and local governments in support of infrastructure programs including:
- Levees and Flood Control
- Road and Bridge Construction
- Parks and Natural Resource Areas
- Wetlands and Beach Development
- Utilities and Subdivisions
Ceres is one of the larger disaster recovery companies in the world helping restore and repair communities after large-scale natural disasters such as hurricanes, earthquakes, floods, tornadoes, ice and snow storms. The company also responds to marine disasters such as the Gulf oil spill. In 2010 and 2011, Ceres responded to the tragic earthquakes in Haiti and Christchurch, New Zealand and has brought our specialized services to these nations. Just a sampling of our services include:
- Rapid Debris Removal and Management
- Waterway Cleanup/Obstruction Removal
- Seismic Stabilization
- Demolition and Deconstruction
- Man Camp Development/Canteens
- Materials Recycling
- Environmental Management
Demolition and Deconstruction
Ceres has the ability to deploy and conduct major demolition projects around the world. Our clients include private companies and owners as well as the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, U.S. Air Force, NAVFAC, FEMA, USDA and foreign governments. In 2012 alone, we completed more than 28 major projects in New Zealand including the first ever implosion allowed in the country.
Ceres has provided environmental remediation services to safely and efficiently remove hazardous materials and restore the natural environment for more than 25 years. With specialty equipment as well as in-house and consultant experts, Ceres brings professional talent and executional capacity for both small- and large-scale projects. After Hurricane Katrina, the company managed the safe remediation and decontamination of 315,725 white goods including Freon and oil recovery and complete metal recycling programs to keep our landfills clean.
- Underground Storage Tank Removal
- Military Munitions Recovery Programs (MMRP)
- Turnkey Asbestos Assessment and Remediation
- Landfill Management
- White Goods Recovery
- Contaminants Capture
- Ground Water Protection/Slurry Walls
With our emphasis on improving our communities, Ceres helps increase the sustainability of our environments by minimizing the waste stream through our materials recycling businesses and programs. Our sister companies, Ceres Mulch and The Ground Up are leaders in arboriculture management providing high-end mulches, composts and soils from tree waste. We employ recycling and waste stream minimization techniques in all of our businesses including construction and demolition.
From establishing new beach protection and nourishment to helping federal agencies restore damaged wetlands and habitats, Ceres uses environmentally-sensitive techniques to minimize human impact during the construction process.