As a company committed to positively impacting the natural and built environments, we empower our people to identify fresh solutions. It's a philosophy that has delivered success on some of the most complex, highly visible projects in our region.

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Charter’s mission is to be the industry’s partner of choice, providing differentiated, safely executed solutions to complex environmental remediation and civil construction challenges.


Charter is an award-winning civil, environmental, and waterways contractor. We self-perform a wide range of services that enhance both natural and built environments. We’re not in this business to just execute another project – we’re focused on providing value-added solutions that exceed expectations.


Charter leads the way in the management of regulated soils and other waste streams generated from large-scale remedial excavation projects. We manage and dispose upward of one million tons of material annually at substantial cost savings for our clients. We have the know-how to characterize, profile, transport and dispose of multiple waste streams using direct trucking, rail, and barge to facilities throughout North America.

Liberty Hill Road

Featured Project

Liberty Hill Road

  • Liberty Utilities
  • Commercial
  • Gilford, NH


As the Brownfield Project Development affiliate of Charter Contracting, Charter Development excels in advancing challenging projects in secondary cities and urban waterfront communities where economic growth has either stalled or been hampered by the presence of significant environmental liabilities.

Latest News & Insights


Charter named to ENR 2021 Top 200 Environmental Firms

We’re excited to share that Charter has been named to the ENR’s annual list of the Top 200 Environmental Firms! Our ranking of #128 is a testament to a great year, all due to our fantastic team continuing to take on and execute excellent projects. It’s an honor to be part of this prestigious group


Charter’s Karen Long, Senior Safety & Health Officer, Recognized During Women In Construction Week

During Women in Construction Week, we’re celebrating and recognizing the many women who make important contributions to our industry! Our very own Karen Long, Senior Safety & Health Officer, shared her story and some advice to fellow women in the industry.


Dredging of the Muddy River Phase 2 Project Begins

Charter’s Muddy River construction team has begun dredging sediment as part of the Phase 2 Flood Damage Reduction project. The crew is using an amphibious excavator to speed the dredging and to load sediment into off-road trucks. Wooden 3-ply laminate mats are being used for haul roads to minimize mud and prevent damage to underlying tree roots. Due

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At the heart of Charter, are hard-working professionals who embody the meaning of teamwork and are unwavering in the desire to improve the quality of life in communities across New England. It is this spirit that makes us proud to have been recognized as one of Boston’s Top Places to Work. Our people are our most valued asset, and we strive every day to make Charter a meaningful, inclusive, and fun place to work.

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