About Centerra

Our History

Our extensive experience includes successful performance on more than 300 contracts, including the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), U.S. Department of Defense (DOD), U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), several municipalities, and nearly 75 commercial customers.

Centerra is 100 percent United States owned and is one of the largest U.S. Government providers of Security, Nuclear Security, Fire and Emergency Services, Base Operations Support (BOS), Facilities, Fleet, Construction and Training services. Our service offerings continue to expand through organic growth and strategic acquisitions. Protecting Critical Priorities… that is Centerra’s mission.

Mission and Vision Statements

Mission Statement
To protect our customers’ critical priorities by offering sound business solutions; specifically, in sectors where security and safety risks are considered a strategic threat.

Vision Statement
By leveraging our value standards with our continuous education and investments within the safeguards and security industry for more than 50 years, within five years, Centerra will be the preeminent provider of budget-sensitive, integrated, and innovative service solutions with a common goal of mutual success with our customers, our employees, and our global partnerships.


Core Competencies

Centerra’s core competencies include the following service lines:

Nuclear Security Protection
  • Special Nuclear Protection
  • Biological Threat Detection and Response
  • Bomb Threat Response
  • Hazardous Materials Transport
  • Radiation Detection & Protection
Federal and Commercial Security
  • Armed and Unarmed Protective Services
  • Critical Infrastructure Protection
  • Dispatch Operations
  • Canine Services
  • Vulnerability and Risk Assessments
  • X-ray Machines and Magnetometers
Fire Protection and Emergency Management
  • Advanced Technical Rescue
  • Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighting
  • ALS and BLS Transport
  • Emergency Management and Response
  • Emergency Medical
  • Engineering and Risk Assessments
  • Fire Protection and Fire Prevention
Base Operations Support
  • Base Operations Support
  • Construction and Remediation
  • Fleet Services
  • Integrated Facilities Maintenance
  • Logistics
Facilities Maintenance
  • Capital Planning and Budgeting
  • Construction Management
  • Custodial Services
  • Energy Management
  • Facility Operations and Maintenance
  • Mail, Vending, Reception
  • Property Management
  • Roads and Grounds Maintenance
  • Utilities Operation and Maintenance
Fleet Maintenance
  • Dispatch
  • Driver Training
  • Driver’s License Management
  • Emergency Response
  • Vehicle and Fleet Operations and Maintenance
  • Airfield Construction
  • Emergency Repair
  • Environmental Work and Hazardous Material Abatement
  • Facility Addition and Modification
  • Marine Construction
  • New Building Construction
  • Site Work, Utility and Infrastructure
  • Active Shooter
  • Counterterrorism
  • Evasive and Defensive Driving
  • Firearms Familiarization
  • Scenario Based/Force on Force
  • Surveillance and Counter Surveillance