California Pizza Kitchen

With over 265 restaurants in 32 states and ten foreign countries, California Pizza kitchen is a growing venture that has been ranked as “One of America’s Best 200 Small Companies” in Forbes Magazine. That’s why it was a perfect match to have an award-winning contractor like Stansell Electric involved in CPK’s foray into Music City.

Stansell’s work on this project earned an ABC Construction Award of Excellence. Stansell provided electrical service for the entire restaurant, including a specialized kitchen and back-of-house preparation areas, as well as a gorgeously lit bar and dining room.


    1000 amp switchboard feeding

  • 5 electrical panels
  • 2 sub-panels
  • Complex lighting package included

  • 453 light fixtures
  • 34 diverse fixture styles
  • 22 different types of lamps
  • Separate Lighting Control Systems for

  • All fixtures in the dining and bar areas, controlled for automated dimming
  • Exterior signage and lighting utilizing an energy-efficient setup
  • To meet this complicated build-out. 13,000 linear feet of conduit was installed underground with

  • Precise placement for tolerances of ±1”
  • 5 point-of-sale stations and multiple booth partitions

“Stansell is a highly professional company… Their bid was thorough and complete and very competitive… I would recommend Stansell Electric to any high end project developer or owner.”

~ Scott Wagers, Senior Dir. of Construction