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.




We aim to provide our customers with innovative, long lasting and quality products and deliver engineering services that go beyond client's expectations.


To attract and retain motivated and talented professionals by providing supportive career development opportunities and rewarding career paths.


To ensure long-term environmentally sustainable infrastructure, provide assistance to our clientele and also to utilize energy efficient construction processes and equipment during developments.


Our main priority is to ensure the well-being of our workforce in all activities that we carry out by nurturing a behavioral culture that places a strong focus on health and safety.

Gender Equity

Assigning resources, programs, and decision making fairly to both males and females without any discrimination on the basis of gender, and addressing any imbalances in benefits available to males and females.

Positive "HSE" Culture

Being a robust large-scale construction firm, the company endeavors to set a high standard of engineering excellence in Sri Lanka.


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.