El Yunque Rainforest

Río Grande, Puerto Rico

Project Overview

MFS Construction worked together with the USDA Forest Service for the restoration of the forest trails, picnic areas, interpretive centers, restrooms and others in the Sierra Palm Picnic & Palo Colorado Areas, which were significantly impacted by hurricanes Irma and María.

El Yunque Restoration 3
El Yunque Restoration 4
Mfs construction aerial site view
Río Grande, Puerto Rico

Project Details

MFS established special construction methods adjusted in such a way to minimize the impact to the vegetation and protect the natural and artificial areas adjacent to the project. The project consisted of the repair and maintenance of the Picnic Areas and Interpretative Sites. Work included site maintenance, construction, roofing and gutter
system replacement, minor concrete repairs, wooden window and frame replacement. Paving and excavation, work striping of parking areas, clearing and lawn maintenance, signature replacement, and installation of temporary water distribution system were also part of the project task at El Yunque National Forest.


  • Owner:
    USDA Forest Service

Services Provided

  • MFS offers construction management services including project management, construction supervision, construction inspection, site safety programs, and integrity oversight monitoring. Our multi-discipline expertise enables us to offer invaluable solutions including design build construction services.