DRC strikes back with more than 30 years of experience in disaster recovery. As an industry leader, we offer a wide array of emergency response services dedicated to helping your community rebuild. 

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We are committed to the people and communities we serve. No matter the project, we approach our work with the goal of bettering our clients’ lives.



We are among the leading disaster management and civil construction groups in the United States, specializing in providing emergency preparation, disaster response and recovery from major catastrophes.



At DRC we’re always striking back against disaster. Learn more about our past projects and the communities we serve.

When disaster strikes, rely on someone with the competence, capacity and commitment to respond quickly.

For nearly 30 years, DRC has provided extensive disaster recovery services, environmental services and civil construction to both governments and private citizens.

Our unrivaled passion is for helping communities prepare for the worst while also maintaining a constant readiness to deliver a rapid response when necessary drives our unique ability to deliver a rapid response when necessary drives our unique ability a leader in the recovery industry.

The versatility and innovative approach we bring to every job – we’ve successfully completed more than $2 billion in contracts over the last 15 years alone – enables us to set new industry standards while exceeding the expectations of our customers. With the scores of talented professionals on the DRC team, we stand ready to strike back at the next disaster.

“This county owes you and your firm a debt of gratitude in aiding our swift recovery from those disastrous years.”
— Robert R. McLaughlin Assistant County Administrator Escambia County, Florida

We Have a Proven Record of Success

  • Opened and operated two temporary Debris Management Sites (DMS) in East Baton Rouge to compact and recycle C&D debris prior to haul out for final disposal; sites operated with such efficiency that FEMA and the USACE filmed the operation to use in training sessions
  • Simultaneously mobilizing, staffing and successfully operating 39 individual projects throughout the southeastern U.S., valued in excess of $200 million
  • Providing, placing in service and simultaneously utilizing more than 4,000 pieces of specialized equipment
  • Maintaining an experienced team of over 50 program and project managers
  • Establishing a single-day productivity record for post-disaster debris removal as recognized by FEMA in 2008
  • Earning recognition as one of the Top 50 Specialty Contractors by Engineering News-Record
  • Designing, implementing, managing and financing a 150-mile Gulf of Mexico shoreline protection system in response to the BP oil spill
  • Establishing industry standards for total volume recycled by recycling 100% of the volume collected in Houston, Texas, following Hurricane Ike
  • Designing and implementing new standards for moving work zones
  • Maintaining a 28-year record of 100% federal reimbursement for eligible work performed
  • Maintaining a 28-year record of environmental compliance


“I cannot recommend them more highly. We certainly don’t relish the possibility of another difficult storm season, but know that DRC will be there to meet all challenges imposed.”
— George Garrett, Sr. Director of Marine Resources and GIS Services Monroe County Florida