“Excellence, Service, Gratitude”
Acacia Environmental Construction, Inc. is a comprehensive, full service, Union General Engineering, Landscaping and Erosion Control Company. We are a Caltrans Certified Small Business Enterprise (SBE # 32372).
Acacia operates under a Class A General Engineering license with a Hazardous Materials Certification.
Our service area is anywhere in California. It is just as common to see us working in Eureka, as it is to see us in San Diego—in Pacifica, Petaluma or Placerville, as in Fresno, Santa Barbara or Los Angeles.
Our trademark is to create cooperative, cost-effective and continuous relationships with contractors, project owners, and stewards of the natural environment by providing responsive, dependable and knowledgeable general engineering, environmental, erosion control, revegetation and beautification services. We have the reliable and experienced estimators, management and crews, the state-of-the-art specialized equipment, the bonding, banking and insurances—to guarantee success and satisfaction on each project.
Being a union shop, Acacia is fully compliant with Prevailing Wage and Certified Payroll Requirements. Acacia is registered with the Department of Industrial Relations per Public Contract Code Section 1715.5.
Our clients have included over the past three and a half decades:
State of California Department of Transportation, California State Parks, Vandenberg Air Force Base, Port Hueneme and Port Magu Naval Bases, U.S. Bureau of Land Management, many California counties and local governments, Exxon, Texaco, Chevron, gas companies, most of the large construction companies and many of the smaller ones statewide, large and small commercial developers statewide, large and small residential developers statewide, grading contractors statewide, and hundreds of homeowners—mostly in Santa Barbara, Ventura, Los Angeles and San Luis Obispo counties.
Acacia began in 1980 and has attained several awards through the years, including the prestigious “Contractor of the Year” award in the year 2000 with the International Erosion Control Association (IECA) and two Santa Barbara Beautiful Awards (1996 and 2013). We have been long-standing members of the IECA. Acacia’s president, Jonathan Colbert, achieved his CPESC (Certified Professional in Erosion and Sediment Control) certification sponsored by the IECA in 2002.