Trusted professionals that really dig their profession.

Experts You Can Trust.

Sea Island Land Development is a Licensed, Bonded and Insured Site Contractor based out of Charleston, South Carolina. We are a SCDOT Certified Small Business and Charleston County Certified Small Business that performs projects for local municipalities, private developers, and commercial contractors.

We specialize in delivering projects on time and on budget. Starting a project from schematic planning to establish a budget, to closing out a project, SILD is your one stop site contractor. We take a personal approach to every project, and are dedicated to every project to ensure our clients get a return on investment. We pride ourselves in our local knowledge and expertise in the industry. 

Grading Services

On The Level

The grading process starts by utilizing Topcon GPS Equipment to establish lines and grades. With fully integrated GPS equipment, the machines on capable of cutting and filling to grade automatically. Utilizing state of the art equipment and technology, SILD can transform the land from a wooded lot to a landscaped site.

Completed Projects

Finns Carwash

This site was the previous home of a restaurant and laundromat, being converted into a carwash site. After demolition of existing facitilites, SILD installed new storm drainage, sewer service, and water service.

CSU Drainage Improvements

The goal of this project was to increase drainage capacity of existing storm drain, while adding additional drainage to the campus. The existing 3 acre drainage lake, had to be lowered several feet in elevation, to deepen the lake.

Camp Road Middle School – Early Site Package

This project consisted of demolition of an existing campus, to construct the new Camp Road Middle School. Work consisted of mass grading the existing campus to prepare for the new building package.

Storm Drainage

Water Runoff Managed

In the Lowcountry, flooding and storm drainage is always a concern on any job. A typical storm drain install includes catch basins, to receive the runoff, and a storm drain pipe is installed to carry the water to a retention pond. We also install non conventional storm water management systems, such as underground retention systems and tidal check valves.

Completed Projects

Waterford Townhomes Phase 2B

SILD was the selected site contractor on this residential development. Worked consisted of clearing, preparing multiple home sites, water services, sewer services, storm drain, asphalt paving, and curb.

North Rhett Storm Drain Improvements

SILD was the selected General Contractor for the North Rhett Drainage Improvements. The objective of this project was to provide a better drainage system at an active shipping facility.

Dupont Office Shell Building

SILD was the site contractor on this project located in West Ashley, South Carolina. Scope of work included converting and existing storage yard into a fully function office site.

Excavating Services

Moving The Earth

SILD has a large range of excavation capabilities. Excavating retention ponds for storm water management. Removing excess or unsuitable soils to provide a structural working platform. With a fully integrated GPS control system, SILD ensures accurate and timely excavations. 

Completed Projects

CSU Drainage Improvements

The goal of this project was to increase drainage capacity of existing storm drain, while adding additional drainage to the campus. The existing 3 acre drainage lake, had to be lowered several feet in elevation, to deepen the lake.

Mercedes Benz Marshalling Yard – Storm Drain

Scope of work included installing large diameter reinforced concrete pipe, inside existing outfall ditches. Requiring several large excavators, and wheel loaders to deliver on schedule.

Brighton Park Commercial Ponds

SILD was the selected general contractor for this project, located in Nexton, South Carolina. This project was an early site package for a commercial property, where the objective was to provide additional drainage and earthwork for a 9 acre site.

Public Utilities

Go with the Flow

 

SILD is a licensed water and sewer main contractor in South Carolina, with our own utility staff that complete all public utility projects in house, without outsourcing to subcontractors. Projects range from installing new water and sewer mains for a subdivision to installing individual services. SILD utilizes state of the art lasers and levels to ensure utilities are installed at the exact depth and slope. 

Completed Projects

Waterford Townhomes Phase 2B

SILD was the selected site contractor on this residential development. Worked consisted of clearing, preparing multiple home sites, water services, sewer services, storm drain, asphalt paving, and curb.

Finns Carwash

This site was the previous home of a restaurant and laundromat, being converted into a carwash site. After demolition of existing facitilites, SILD installed new storm drainage, sewer service, and water service.

West Ashley Library

The site package consists of clearing and grubbing an existing tract. Removing several thousand cubic yards of unsuitable soils, and replacing these soils with structurally sound fill.

Land Clearing

Ready for Development

 

Most projects start with clearing a site of existing trees and vegetation, but in the Lowcountry of South Carolina, trees are only removed when absolutely necessary. Every clearing operation starts with a land surveyor identifying clearing limits and marking trees that are to remain, and all trees that are to stay onsite are protected by tree barricades. On larger sites, tracked cutters and skitters are used to log the site. 

Completed Projects

Waterford Townhomes Phase 2B

SILD was the selected site contractor on this residential development. Worked consisted of clearing, preparing multiple home sites, water services, sewer services, storm drain, asphalt paving, and curb.

West Ashley Library

The site package consists of clearing and grubbing an existing tract. Removing several thousand cubic yards of unsuitable soils, and replacing these soils with structurally sound fill.

St. Andrews Church Expansion

This project is an expansion of an existing church in Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina. Work consists of removing existing trees, utilizing arborists and large excavators, to safely remove the trees without damaging the surrounding buildings and houses.

Concrete Work

Road Ready

 

Asphalt paving, concrete paving, and curb and gutter are a crucial task on every project. This is typically the last items installed on a project before landscaping. It is crucial that these items are installed correctly the first time, SILD has the staff and equipment to ensure this happens. Working with geotechnical engineers to guarantee these items are installed per specification. 

Completed Projects

Waterford Townhomes Phase 2B

SILD was the selected site contractor on this residential development. Worked consisted of clearing, preparing multiple home sites, water services, sewer services, storm drain, asphalt paving, and curb.

West Ashley Library

The site package consists of clearing and grubbing an existing tract. Removing several thousand cubic yards of unsuitable soils, and replacing these soils with structurally sound fill.

Moultrie Middle School Addition

This is a construction addition of an existing middle school in Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina. The earthwork consisted of prepping building pads for several additions around the campus.

recent Projects

Waterford Townhomes Phase 2B

SILD was the selected site contractor on this residential development. Worked consisted of clearing, preparing multiple home sites, water services, sewer services, storm drain, asphalt paving, and curb.

North Rhett Storm Drain Improvements

SILD was the selected General Contractor for the North Rhett Drainage Improvements. The objective of this project was to provide a better drainage system at an active shipping facility.

Dupont Office Shell Building

SILD was the site contractor on this project located in West Ashley, South Carolina. Scope of work included converting and existing storage yard into a fully function office site.

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