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

Meeting Construction Deadlines Matters. Let’s Talk About Why.

When it comes to construction projects, there are two questions on the mind of every client.  How much? When can you get the work done by? There are tons of things that go into pricing from material costs, to labor, to the design, but for today, lets discuss the importance of meeting deadlines. Getting a… Read More

The Road to C1S-Mechanical Designer, Brooke Holley

Ask ten C1S employees about the journey that led them to our team, and you’re sure to get ten different answers. Some went the more traditional route, getting their engineering degrees and finding us through a career fair. Others began their professional lives serving our country and gaining some valuable skills along the way before… Read More