Coastal Restoration Society Services

Environmental Remediation is the heart of what we do at Coastal Restoration Society. As a company, as experts and as individuals we are dedicated to safeguarding and rejuvenating coastal, inshore and offshore ecosystems. CRS offers a comprehensive range of services aimed not only at preserving and restoring the natural environment but also fostering stewardship and engaging with the community. Our team of experts possesses a wealth of experience and knowledge supported by dedicated contractors and collaborators, ensuring that we can tackle even the most challenging restoration and environmental conservation projects.

At CRS our project management services encompass a range of professional activities designed to engage the impacted communities while planning, executing, and overseeing projects to successful completion. Project managers and their teams are guided by our Indigenous first approach throughout the entire project lifecycle. This process includes engaging with communities and leadership, creating detailed operational plans and outreach, stewardship and safety training, mentoring, financial and deliverable progress tracking, and overall project oversight. Their expertise in coordinating operations, developing and enhancing partnerships, and maintaining clear communication helps our partners achieve efficient and effective project outcomes that have a lasting impact.

CRS is committed to improving the health and productivity of our shared environments by engaging in respectful and ethical on-the-ground research and monitoring projects. Our team of scientists and environmental experts have the capacity and experience to perform a variety of large-scale environmental studies, monitoring, and in-depth research utilizing innovative methodologies and equipment specifically tailored to keep pace with complex and evolving environments. In partnership with Indigenous governments, provincial and federal agencies we have produced significant findings resulting in effective targeted remediation programs that have helped to mitigate environmental stressors, restore historical abundance to ecosystems, and better prepare our world for a future affected by climate change.

CRS specialize in providing expert Invasive Species Mitigation designed to protect and restore natural ecosystems from the harmful effects of the species. Invasive species threaten biodiversity, disrupt ecosystems, and have detrimental economic and ecological impacts. In partnership with Fisheries and Oceans Canada AIS and Science departments our dedicated team of scientists and marine specialists have researched, developed and deployed innovative techniques to effectively manage and mitigate the spread of invasive species, safeguarding the health and balance of our ecosystems. We tailor our invasive species mitigation strategies to address the unique challenges presented by the invasive species of concern. Our solutions are designed to be effective, environmentally responsible, and sustainable.

CRS offers an extensive salvage and recovery program designed to retrieve, dispose or recycle debris, vessels, or materials, from challenging and often adverse environments. Whether it's due to accidents, natural disasters, or industrial processes, the need for efficient and responsible salvage and recovery is critical. With our expert team and state-of-the-art equipment, we provide a comprehensive range of services to address these unique challenges. We prioritize safety and environmental protection in all salvage operations, ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements and adapt our salvage and recovery strategies to the specific needs and circumstances of each project, whether it's in a marine, industrial, or remote environment. We maintain excellent relationships with second use, recycling and end of life facilities across all operating regions, ensuring maximum environmental responsibility.

CRS’ team of marine professionals brings extensive experience in marine operations, ensuring the successful and professional execution of projects. With a strong emphasis on safety, efficiency, and environmental responsibility, our experienced team manages and operates a diverse fleet of vessels and specialized equipment, including tug & barge, research vessels, ROV’s, occupational dive teams and high speed landing crafts. Whether it's industrial support, scientific research, marine logistics, or specialized operations, our capacity is further buoyed by local operators with extensive regional expertise.

Our fleet of heavy machinery includes excavators, bin trucks, loaders, cranes, and more, ensuring we have the right equipment for your project. Our team of experienced heavy equipment operators possesses the necessary certifications, training, and expertise to handle complex machinery with precision and safety in mind. We prioritize environmental preservation and adhere to strict environmental regulations, we use eco-friendly oils and lubricants that are biodegradable and non-toxic, ensuring minimal ecological impact during heavy equipment operations.

The nature of our work at CRS has made us experts at Complex Field Logistics and our team is dedicated to addressing the intricate and challenging logistical demands of projects in remote, marine, or specialized environments. With a focus on meticulous planning and innovative problem-solving, we ensure that your projects run smoothly and efficiently, no matter where they are located. Safety is our top priority, and we implement stringent safety protocols to protect people, assets, and the environment. With extensive expertise of the operations of vessels, tug & barge and helicopters our team ensures the smooth execution of projects, no matter how complex or demanding the setting may be.

Our Artificial Intelligence, Remotely Operated Vehicle and Side Scan Sonar Services at CRS provide cutting-edge solutions for underwater exploration, inspection, and data collection. Combining advanced AI technology with skilled operators, we offer a comprehensive range of services to address the challenges of underwater environments. ROVs and remote sensing technologies allow for rapid data collection and inspection, while AI-assisted analysis and predictive modeling reduce project timelines and costs. We tailor our services to meet the specific needs of each project, whether it involves underwater inspections, data collection, or environmental monitoring.