christopher provided civil engineering and surveying services to developer Buchanan Partners for the Harris Teeter at Heathcote Commons in Gainesville, Virginia. Services included foundation coordination, frontage improvements, traffic control plans, final construction plans, easement plats, ALTA surveys and construction stakeout.
The Harris Teeter is within walking distance to the Heritage Hunt and Heathcote Commons residential communities in Gainesville. christopher has been involved in the development of this area for two decades, providing full planning, civil engineering and surveying services for the commercial and residential developments. One significant design factor was to convey the existing drainage through the property, under the parking lot and into the stormwater management facility. christopher provided innovative design solutions that met Buchanan’s need, which allowed the development of this property.
In addition to groceries, the store has a pharmacy, a Starbucks and florist onsite. It also has a call-ahead drive through grocery lane that allows customers to pick up their groceries without leaving the car.
christopher also provided civil engineering services to Buchanan for their Harris Teeter at the Kingsley in Alexandria.