Founded in 1992, ARES Corporation, Applied Research and Engineering Sciences, is one of the leading engineering, risk management, software and project management companies in the United States. The company serves government agencies and contractors, as well as the nuclear, defense and aerospace industries. It offers environmental clean-up services in chemical processing plants, fluid and power systems, and radiological, toxicological and commercial facilities. ARES Corporation provides risk-based asset management and deferred maintenance prioritization and scheduling services. It offers a range of project and construction management support services, including project definition, planning, fabrication and construction. In addition, the company provides clean energy services. It has developed SYRIS, Syndrome Reporting Information System, which is a public health surveillance and communication software tool. Headquartered in Burlingame, Okla., ARES Corporation maintains a location in Albuquerque, N.M.