CESL in Brief

Central Engineering Services (Pvt) Ltd. (CESL) is a fully owned subsidiary of the Central Engineering Consultancy Bureau (CECB) acting as it’s construction arm, incorporated as a Limited Liability Company in December 2003, under the Companies Act No. 17 of 1982 and re-registered in November 2009 under the Companies Act No. 7 of 2007.

CESL became actively operational at the beginning of 2011 to make use of the opportunity created by the high demand for construction services as a result of the boom during this period. CESL took up the challenges which the industry offered, gaining construction management and technical exposure, as well as its project management know how by working alongside CECB.

The Core business of CESL is centered on the construction of buildings, roads, bridges, water supply & drainage schemes and urban infrastructure. The company is also involved in the production of concrete and asphalt for its projects.

CESL construction serves customers in the public sector as well as the private sector. The range of construction extends from education and healthcare facilities to office buildings, residential buildings, industrial facilities, playgrounds, swimming pools and water supply and drainage schemes.


To be the unique model for the construction industry
in Sri Lanka.


Acquiring excellence in construction technology and process innovation with a highly motivated, trained staff whose contribution is adequately recognized.

Core Values


Consistent assurance for delivery of quality construction Products and Services within the agreed time period while complying with required Standards of Performance and confirming Value for Money.


Construction Services of highest quality, in compliance with National and International Certifications and Accreditations, while performing beyond Client expectations.


Best Engineering practices for balancing Client’s requirements with eco-friendly designs, materials and construction, resulting in energy savings, CO2 emission controls and recycling/reuse to add economic value to customers, while ensuring social environmental sustainability.


Access to a network of regionally based, contactable Chief Operation Engineers throughout Sri Lanka 24x7, to fast-track project mobilisation and provide quick access to best engineering solutions.


Providing structures with optimum combination of cost and quality, to achieve value for money invested. The best price for best engineering solutions is our competitive advantage.


Accepting responsibility of the actions and decisions of the business towards all stakeholders, especially Clients.


We are ISO 9001:2015 for Quality Management System Certified Company.

We are ISO 14001:2015 for Environment Management System Certified Company.

We are ISO 45001:2018 for Occupational Health & Safety Management System Certified Company.