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  • Raleigh Experience and Development Insight from Its Project Managers

    With more than 17 years of development experience in Raleigh, Commercial Site Design and its project managers provide insight on the development process in Raleigh.

  • Biscuitville in Greensboro, N.C.

    Project Analysis Looking to implement its new design concept – reclaimed Southern barn – Biscuitville debuted its Greensboro, N.C. location less than 0.3 miles from where its first W. Market Street site was located, which closed March 31, 2019. The 56-seat, .96-acre Biscuitville site would be a ground-up development that would utilize Commercial Site Design’s…

  • Commercial Site Design’s Employee Visits Orphanages in Panama

    One of Commercial Site Design’s employees, Katie Beitia, executive assistant to Brian Burchett (head of engineering and land surveying at Commercial Site Design), is travel to Central America in April to visit NutreHogar and ArturoMiro orphanages in David, Panama and Potrerillos, Panama. “After returning to the United States in 2016, I decided to take yearly…

  • Commercial Site Design to Exhibit at ICSC Carolinas 2019

    Commercial Site Design, a Raleigh-based civil engineering and land surveying firm specializing in multi-unit, rollout commercial developments, has announced it will exhibit at ICSC Carolinas on March 11-12 in Charlotte, N.C.   Commercial Site Design will showcase its experience and project diversity while looking to build connections with attendees who need civil engineering or land surveying…

  • Local Jurisdiction and Design Features

    While most quick-serve restaurants, fast-casual diners, retail stores, and other commercial developments have standard designs, which are recognizable and often play a part in a brands’ marketing strategies, how these commercial developments look often varies based on location. Because of local jurisdictions and design requirements, the parking lot, building and/or landscape features can differ compared…

  • QSR Redevelopment Case Study

    Site Plan with Areas to be Removed/Replaced Case Study National Redevelopment Program With a commitment of $214 million to modernize more than 400 McDonald’s locations in North Carolina, Commercial Site Design partnered with the fast food giant to redevelop one of its Raleigh locations.   With a corporate goal of transforming the customer experience “inside and…

  • Commercial Site Design Hires Staff Engineer

    Commercial Site Design Hires Staff Engineer Commercial Site Design, a Raleigh-based civil engineering and land surveying firm specializing in multi-unit, rollout commercial developments, announced today Jeff Moser is joining the firm as staff engineer.  Jeff will assist the engineering department by reviewing site plans and applying calculations to help facilitate the development of projects. “Commercial…

  • Commercial Site Design’s Year in Review: 2018

    Commercial Site Design, a Raleigh-based civil engineering and land surveying firm specializing in multi-unit, rollout commercial developments, released its year in review.  The firm’s 2018 was marked with steady corporate growth and consistency among clients. “Our goal in 2018 was to better serve our clients,” says Brian Soltz, one of the founding partners at Commercial…

  • A Brief Guide to SIR and Its Importance

    The site investigation report, often referred to as SIR, is one of the more important steps in the commercial development process.  It offers a glimpse into the property, allowing the developer to decide if it’s the correct location for the project. WHAT’S A SITE INVESTIGATION REPORT: Site investigation is the process of collecting information on…

  • Commercial Site Design to Exhibit at ICSC Southeast Conference & Deal Making 2018

    Commercial Site Design, a Raleigh-based civil engineering firm specializing in multi-unit, commercial development rollouts, has announced it’ll be an exhibitor at ICSC Southeast Conference & Deal Making in Atlanta, Ga.  The conference is held October 23-24, 2018 and is located at Cobb Galleria Centre.  “ICSC Southeast has always been a well-run and useful event,” says…