Sweetwater Construction Corp. was first recognized as a Certified Environmentally Responsible Contractor (CERC) on July 20, 2022, and was awarded the certification for the second time on July 24, 2023. This certification is awarded to contractors who proactively mitigate environmental risks through proper training and back their work with proper insurance. CERCs are leading the construction industry with properly trained employees, which enhances their reputation with clients and the communities they work in, outshining their competition.

Established in 1988, Sweetwater Construction Corp. is a general contractor and construction management firm headquartered in Cranbury, New Jersey. Sweetwater offers a full range of pre-construction and construction services for the following markets:

  • Academic
  • Commercial Interiors
  • Life Science & Technology
  • Healthcare
  • Senior Living
  • Multi-family
  • Hospitality
  • Retail

"As a General Contractor/Construction Manager with a resolute written EHS policy and dedicated EHS personnel, Sweetwater promotes health and safety initiatives for our employees, subcontractors, clients, and environment through training and communication. It is a top-down approach starting with our President & CEO. This ensures our projects sites are clean, safe, don’t pose environmental risks and benefit all project stakeholders. This commitment is further reinforced with our CERC certification and pollution insurance coverage. Projects completed under this mindset are successful and have a positive bottom line.”

Paula AttanasioMarketing Specialist

Ronald C. Witt Jr. is the President & CEO of Sweetwater and is tasked with carrying on the legacy of his father and founder of the company, Ronald C. Witt Sr., who instilled a culture of integrity, fair dealings, and safety that Ron maintains to this day. Learn more at sweetwatercorp.com.

About CERC

Certified Environmentally Responsible Contractors (CERC) is a certification program that aims to promote environmentally responsible contractors by helping them stand out from the lesser-qualified competition and win more bids. Contractors can become certified by establishing an environmental risk management plan through broadened pollution insurance and Pollution Prevention Practices provided by Environmental Risk Professionals.


About Environmental Risk Professionals

Environmental Risk Professionals is a team of highly experienced risk professionals determined to help contractors and other business owners minimize pollution claims. Through Pollution Prevention Practices, Operation and Maintenance Plans, and other services, Environmental Risk Professionals helps businesses understand their risk exposure and mitigate potential claims and effects on the environment. Learn more about Environmental Risk Professionals by visiting envriskpros.com.