Capex Construction

Optimize CAPEX Spending with a Facility Condition Assessment

Football season is well underway! And, for most companies, this is also CAPEX planning season.  Your facilities are tasked with doing more with less, and the facility improvements you want to make must compete against all the other worthwhile needs before your leadership team. You want to spend wisely, and a compelling business case is… Read More

Airflow Studies: The Basics

Are you experiencing heating, cooling or pressurization issues in your mission critical facility?  As the facility manager, the last thing you need is an HVAC issue leading to product contamination or a production shutdown.  If you are unsure as to the precise cause of these issues, you should consider hiring a licensed engineer to perform… Read More

Secret No More: Top Young Professional, Derek Michel

In January, Engineering News Record, a leading industry magazine announced its “Top 20 Under 40 List”. It’s a collection of some the South’s leading young professionals. C1S is honored and excited for our project manager and mechanical designer, Derek Michel, who was one of those honored with this prestigious award. “Since Derek joined our team… Read More

The Big Transition AutoCAD to Revit

The Big Transition—AutoCAD to Revit

In the world of business, there’s an old saying that if you’re not evolving, you’re dying. As a company, success hinges on your ability to meet and exceed customer needs, and if you aren’t keeping up with the latest technology and best practices, your competition is going to leave you in the dust. At C1S,… Read More

Marine Veteran and Senior Construction Superintendent Gil Lopez

All in the Family: Marine Veteran and Senior Construction Superintendent Gil Lopez

Visit virtually any construction site where C1S employees are hard at work, and one friendly face sure to greet you is Gil Lopez. Seriously, he is everywhere. In just six months as a Senior Construction Superintendent, he has played an important role in projects with clients including CarbonLITE, Aloe Vera of North America, Fresh Express,… Read More

The New Definition of Sustainability

By: Andrew Clendenen A decade ago when I started with C1S, my primary role was to help the company serve clients seeking LEED Certification. For those who don’t know, it’s an honor awarded by the U.S. Green Building Council. Based on a points system, it is earned through design, construction and operations that reduce things… Read More