If home is where the heart is, then the community is its soul. Pape-Dawson specializes in residential development with emphasis on creative use and sustainability to create not just homes, but true communities. Our engineers are industry leaders at creating master planned residential communities, designing approximately 10,000 lots per year for builders and developers throughout the state.
Highlighted Residential Projects
Since 2004, Pape-Dawson has managed several teams in production of civil design plans for infrastructure and land development projects within the 3,184-acre Alamo Ranch master plan in northwest Bexar County.
Pape-Dawson provided civil engineering and project management services for this 1,300-acre senior living community in San Marcos. We were responsible for all designs, analysis, communication, and LiDAR data quality control.
Pape-Dawson conducted a feasibility analysis to determine platting requirements and existing sewer and water infrastructure for this residential development north of Houston.
Our engineers worked with the City of Fort Worth to take this 80-lot, high-end residential community from conceptual planning through to the final platting process.
In collaboration with the City of Fort Worth, we worked on this 37-lot gated community near the Trinity River, which also required temporary stormwater drainage solutions while under construction.
In addition to thousands of single-family lots, Pape-Dawson designed a major thoroughfare as the spine of the development with alternate pathways throughout, connecting commercial and residential developments in a pedestrian-friendly environment.
The Sanctuary at Bear Creek
Pape-Dawson relocated an existing 18” sanitary sewer main that ran diagonally through the subdivision after we prepared a sewer alignment and capacity study for this single-family gated community in Keller.
Pape-Dawson provided civil, surveying, design, and construction services for this 189-acre project that led to our engineers lengthening both CR 56 and Sterling Lakes West Boulevard.
Pape-Dawson performed master planning services for this 250-acre residential project in Rosenberg, a rapidly growing region of Fort Bend County.
Utilizing river analysis system modeling and considering future tract development, Pape-Dawson performed site development and drainage design to prevent stormwater from draining into this 166-lot single-family development in north Fort Worth.
Pape-Dawson performed design and surveying services on this 144-acre property northeast of Houston.
Pape-Dawson is providing civil and surveying services for Wolf Ranch, currently the largest master planned community in Georgetown.
Related Land Development Services
From thousand-acre mega commercial centers to small retail projects, Pape-Dawson’s decades of experience makes us a valuable part of our client’s team.
Pape-Dawson designs corporate campus projects that facilitate business for our clients by creating facilities that empower their employees to work effectively and comfortably.
IT operations are more crucial today than ever before, which is why Pape-Dawson has a dedicated and responsive team of professionals ready to deliver innovative and cost-effective solutions for these demanding projects.
Our engineers are industry leaders in master planning, surveying, platting, permitting, and designing K-12 and higher education facilities.
Pape-Dawson is committed to working with healthcare systems to build and maintain facilities so services are readily available and easily accessible to all.
With sustainability, accessibility, and guest comfort at the forefront, Pape-Dawson delivers hospitality projects that meet users’ needs, complement natural surroundings, and reflect the distinctive visions of our clients.
Pape-Dawson has provided civil engineering services for some of the biggest businesses in our great state, including HEB, Toyota, Frost Bank, and Glazer.
Pape-Dawson has designed some of the most successful mixed-use projects in the state, including The Shops at La Cantera in San Antonio and The Domain in Austin.
Pape-Dawson has been successful designing multi-family developments by balancing the end user experience, natural surroundings, and project needs.
Sports and Entertainment
Pape-Dawson has decades of experience delivering well-planned, safe, and long-lasting sporting and entertainment venues to Texas schools and communities.