Gresham Smith Continues Growth in Carolinas; Opens Raleigh Office

August 2, 2019

Gresham Smith announces the official opening of a new office in Raleigh, N.C. The firm, headquartered in Nashville, Tenn., currently operates 27 offices worldwide, including a Charlotte, N.C., office established in 2015. Gresham Smith’s permanent Raleigh presence supports continued firmwide growth in the Carolinas. The office will initially be staffed by Transportation leaders, offering increased transportation-industry opportunities in the central and eastern regions of the state and improving the firm’s service capabilities for the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) and local municipalities. The office is located downtown in the Charter Square complex at 555 Fayetteville Street, Suite 300, Raleigh, N.C. 27601.

“After much success with recent NCDOT projects, we are proud to expand and add staff dedicated to pursuing and delivering local projects in the Raleigh area,” commented Mary Clayton, State Transportation Leader for North Carolina at Gresham Smith. “Our employees are eager to become more ingrained in the community and work collaboratively with local stakeholders. With an office in Raleigh, we’ll be able to better identify the infrastructure solutions that will support the economic development interests of the region and improve quality of life for residents.”

“We’re investing heavily in Gresham Smith’s expansion throughout the Carolinas, and we’re excited about developing genuine and innovative solutions for smart, sustainable growth throughout North Carolina and the region,” said Alan J. Pramuk, chairman and chief executive officer at Gresham Smith. “By increasing our presence in the state, we look forward to new opportunities for Transportation, and for our Aviation, Corporate + Urban Design, Healthcare and Industrial markets as well. The growth forecast throughout new areas of the Carolinas is exciting.”

In addition to numerous successful Transportation projects underway, other notable current and recent projects in the Carolinas include Novant Health’s Mint Hill Medical Center, Charlotte Douglas International Airport Terminal Lobby Expansion, and Giti Tire Plant. Outside of the Carolinas, the firm is also working on nationally recognized projects like the Nashville Yards mixed-use development and the LG Electronics manufacturing plant.

Gresham Smith’s Transportation professionals deliver comprehensive planning, design, environmental, architectural and construction phase services for highway, transit, aviation and rail facilities throughout the Southeast. The staff of engineers, planners and scientists capitalize on the firm’s diverse blend of markets and disciplines to offer a truly integrated and sustainable approach that considers all perspectives and offers practical, forward-thinking solutions.