DISASTER Management & RECOVERY SERVICES
Safety, Quality & Performance since 1978
Persons Services Corp (PSC) has a long history in the disaster response, recovery, reconstruction and mitigation industry dating back to 1984. Beginning in the mid 80’s PSC performed rapid response services for environmental remediation of fuel and oil recovery tanks along the Gulf Coast. Soon after, PSC provided various emergency and remediations services for Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) while simultaneously being subcontracted in emergency response and recovery services for the United States Coast Guard (USCG) (Department of Homeland Security) for stations along the eastern seaboard in the 2000’s. 2004 through 2008, PSC was contracted to perform various emergency debris sites and debris removal operations; most notably in Hurricane Ivan and Katrina. PSC responded to the BP Oil Spill in 2010, providing oil recovery services and staging site support services. PSC then moved to North Dakota in 2011 by providing emergency infrastructure for United States Corps of Engineers (USACE) and its contractors in support of emergency housing missions. PSC has built numerous housing camps (work-force Housing) throughout South Texas including turn-key facilities.
In recent years, PSC responded to Hurricane Harvey in Houston, TX providing emergency response for opening roads, debris removal, drainage and utility repairs, recovery and other logistical support including residential repair services for storm damaged homes. Since Hurricane Harvey, PSC has provided housing response and recovery services under the Housing and Urban Development (HUD) CDBG-DR programs that include: Reconstructions, Rehabilitations, Modular Homes, Mobile Housing Units (MHU’s) along with construction management on various programs across the southeastern United States; events such as Hurricanes: Irma, Florence, Matthew and other declared events. PSC has provided management, remediation, disaster & recovery, Housing and logistical services over some 30 years for federal agencies, state governments, municipalities and management firms.
PSC’s top management has a combined history of over 60 years in the disaster, recovery and response and international construction industry. PSC’s management team has handled major disasters and war time support, international housing construction and logistics in over 8 countries that include Haiti, Colombia, Honduras, Puerto Rico, Albania, Kosovo and other remote locations around the world and responded to over 40 declared disasters nationwide. We have the capabilities and capacity to handle most any event.