• Central Engineering Services (Pvt) Ltd
  • Central Engineering Services (Pvt) Ltd
  • Central Engineering Services (Pvt) Ltd
  • Central Engineering Services (Pvt) Ltd
  • Central Engineering Services (Pvt) Ltd
  • Central Engineering Services (Pvt) Ltd
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Fully owned subsidiary of

Central Engineering Consultancy Bureau

Ministry of Mahaweli Development & Environmental


We are over 20 years working in the construction industry as a contractor, and we are fully owned subsidiary of the Central Engineering Consultancy Bureau (CECB). Before 2011 we did construction under the brand name of CECB. We have lot of experiences in Buildings, Roads, Bridges & Culverts, Irrigation Structures, and Other service sectors. We earned the trust of hundreds of government officials, business leaders, and administrators by meeting time targets, again on all types of institutional construction projects. Our early entry into the industry as consultants way back in 1973, taught us many lessons that presently act a source of motivation. Also the construction experience under the umbrella of CECB from 1945 creates a sustainable business environment.



Central Engineering Services (Pvt) Ltd is a fully owned subsidiary of the Central Engineering Consultancy Bureau (CECB), incorporated as a limited liability company on 6th 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.


Central Bus Stand Galle More Details

Central Bus Stand Galle

Bio Diversity Park Beddagana More Details

Bio Diversity Park Beddagana

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Building for Lanka Salt Ltd Hambantota

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Sri Lanka Police Jaffna

General Hospital Hambantota More Details

General Hospital Hambantota

Faculty of Graduate Studies Building KDU More Details

Faculty of Graduate Studies Building KDU

Sports Ministry New Building Colombo More Details

Sports Ministry New Building Colombo

Railway Station Jaffna More Details

Railway Station Jaffna



Number of persons and organizations who are using the services in CESL.



Number of projects that have to be completed by CESL.



Number of staff members who are worked in CESL.


Being the main subsidiary of CECB, CESL operates as a prime supplier of construction services for the government of Sri Lanka. The company also serves projects in the private sector within Sri Lanka and overseas.

The company is privileged in having a wide range of clientele both government & private sector spanning many industries including Power & Energy, Textile, Pharmaceutical, Finance, Manufacturing, Tourism, Military, Education and Health.

CESL has also been providing consultancy services to a number of clients from outside Sri Lanka in Asia, Europe and the Middle East. Certain projects have been conducted overseas, even for some governments and NGOs. CESL remains confident of the reasons why it has now become the clients trusted partner for delivering superior engineering products and services, which is the high quality, expert technical knowledge, attention-to-detail and on-schedule delivery of the solutions it provides, continually managing to exceed the client's satisfaction.


Obstacles Faced by CECB Construction Division before 2011, operating as a Government Corporation.

Prevented from taking part in the competitive bidding by ADB and WB.
Cabinet was encouraging competitive bidding, and Act of formation of CECB prevented in doing 50.
Difficulty in recovering debts from government clients.
Constant delays in standard Technical Committee approval.
Difficulty in retaining professionals, due to interior benefits.



  • Certificate Awarding Ceremony for the appreciation of the dedication and contribution....

  • Tourist Information Center & Tourist Facility Center at Polonnaruwa

  • “Sobadam Piyasa” - The New Building of the Ministry of Mahaweli Development and Environment

  • Shopping Complex at Ahangama...

  • Flood Disaster Relief Programs on Molkawa...

  • Flood Disaster Relief Programs on Nikgaha...