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

Correct Estimate: C1S’s Stephen Leask

Correct Estimate: C1S’s Stephen Leask

In construction, before the first pieces of debris are cleared, the heavy machinery is moved in, and the finished product begins taking shape comes a series of conversations. These conversations include everyone from property owners to sub contractors. The topic? You guessed it. Oftentimes it’s the almighty dollar. At C1S, Stephen Leask is one of… Read More

Basics of Compressed Dry Air System Design Part 2

Basics of Compressed Air System Design and Troubleshooting Part Two

Last week, we gave you a taste of what goes into compressed air system design and troubleshooting, touching on everything from system components to fixing common issues. It’s a topic that can be difficult to digest, so we split it up. Let’s continue with part two in our series. Benefits of Master Controllers A typical… Read More