ARES Markets and Industries

ARES’ markets, which are diverse and involve high-risk, high-complexity, high-cost projects around the world, are summarized below.


Government Nuclear

ARES provides services and support to the National Nuclear Security Administration nuclear weapons complex, the waste clean-up/environmental management part of DOE, and the Office of Science laboratories.


Commercial Nuclear

With the potential risks associated with commercial nuclear power, ARES has established a solid position within the commercial nuclear market, providing services that, among other things, reduce project risks by verifying that proposed maintenance activities can be performed safely and in accordance with Nuclear Regulatory Commission guidelines.  ARES supports over 57 distinct electric utilities, nuclear power Architect/Engineer companies, and Nuclear Steam Supply System (NSSS) designers/manufactures, including Duke Energy, AREVA, Westinghouse, Wolf Creek Nuclear Operating Company, and Florida Power and Light.


Clean Technology

ARES’ support to the Clean Technology market encompasses Biodiesel, Carbon from Waste to Energy, and CO2 to Ethanol, supporting multiple emerging companies with services and support to improve the likelihood that their innovative technologies will help protect the environment and reduce the U.S.’s dependence on foreign petroleum.


Government Space

ARES supports or has supported seven NASA Centers, NASA Headquarters, the U.S. Air Force’s Space and Missile Command, and numerous prime and 2nd-tier contractors, including Boeing, Northrop Grumman, Lockheed Martin, ITT, ManTech, and Orbital.


Commercial Space

ARES is uniquely positioned in the commercial aerospace market supporting both of NASA’s Commercial Orbital Transportation System and Commercial Resupply Services contractors, SpaceX and Orbital, and is expanding support within the commercial satellite market.



ARES is a risk management leader across multiple Defense programs, providing niche expertise to the Missile Defense Agency, the Defense Threat Reduction Agency, the U.S. Navy, the U.S. Air Force, and the Pentagon, through direct contracts and through subcontracts to some of the most prominent Defense contractors, including Boeing, Lockheed Martin, Booz Allen Hamilton, ITT Systems, and Northrop Grumman.


Project Management

ARES’ support to the project management market spans six continents and consists of ARES’ project management and training services as well as the PRISM software product line.  ARES’ products and services have strong name recognition across this market, encompassing owners of large capital projects and engineering/procurement/construction firms.