Project Description



Greenway Engineering provided engineering, surveying, and construction administration work for the National Lutheran Home facility, The Village at Orchard Ridge, which is located on 131 acres in Frederick County, Virginia. It is a continuing care retirement community which consists of three apartment buildings (211,652 square feet), a special care facility (23,136 square feet), a commons and rental apartment building (26,378 square feet), a chapel (7,258 square feet), and 80 cottages (136,349 square feet). Owner required the project meet LEED certification criteria and required the cottage portion to be certified. Site also included construction plans for regional stormwater and 8,300 linear feet of local private roads. Project included 5,800 linear feet Public Improvement VDOT road design for access to site.


The National Lutheran Home
Frederick County, Virginia


Lary Bradshaw, President

Engineering Tasks

  • Campus Concept Design and Layout with Concept Pricing
  • Multi-phase Campus Master Plan
  • Preliminary Design and Grading of Campus Master Plan
  • Construction Site Development Documents for Initial Project
  • Public Improvement Plan for National Lutheran Blvd and Rt 50 Signal
  • Stormwater Management Design Erosion and Sediment Control Plan
  • Localized Stormwater Quality Design
  • Regional Water Modeling for FCSA (new pressure zone)
  • 1,240 gpm Water Booster Station Design
  • Regional Sewer Collection Preliminary Design for FCSA
  • 119,000 GPD Sanitary Sewer Pump Station and Force Main
  • CLOMR for Floodway/Floodplain Impacts
  • ACOE Permitting for Wetland Impacts
  • Geotechnical Engineering Coordination and Support
  • Dry Utility Relocation and Site Design Coordination
  • Punch List/As-Built Review and Certification
  • Assisted in LEED Certification for Homes process
  • Dam Failure Analysis
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Site Landscape Irrigation Design
  • Construction Administration Support

Planning Tasks

  • County Comprehensive Policy Plan Amendments
  • County Zoning-Text Amendment
  • Rezoning
  • Master Development Plan

Surveying Tasks

  • Data Acquisition for Civil Design
  • Plats for Recordation
  • Easement Plats
  • Site Construction Stakeout
  • Road Construction Stakeout
  • Geotechnical Engineering Support
  • Set Property Corners
  • 3D Laser Scanning