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Schemmer’s Integrated Design Process

Imagine a bee hive bustling with honeybees. Buzzing about, in and out of the hive, each one with a specialized job. Some are charged with cleaning the hive, others take care of the larvae, while others are designated to gather nectar to make honey. Collectively, all working together in unison towards a shared common goal.…
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Schemmer’s The Forge Project Makes Headlines

Schemmer’s The Forge project, formerly known as the Odd Fellows Building in Jefferson, Iowa, is making headlines across the nation for bringing top technology to untapped rural talent. On Saturday, September 7, Pillar Technology, an Accenture company with a Des Moines office, opened its $1.8M center. Pillar technology’s goal is to boost the state’s tech…
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Technology and the Modern Day Surveyors

Surveyors have been a significant part of the Country’s history and continue to be an important part of the construction industry today. From George Washington, Thomas Jefferson and Abraham Lincoln to Daniel Boone, William Clark and Meriwether Lewis, these individuals were some of America’s most famous Surveyors that played an essential role in: The westward…
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Josh Murphy, BPAC, featured in Midlands Business Journal on Incorporating Enhanced Technology

Schemmer’s Josh Murphy, BPAC, BIM Manager, was recently quoted in the August 30, 2019 issue of the Midlands Business Journal. The article titled “Accommodating enhanced technology a major factor in engineering spaces,” discussed planning for technology and the challenges it can bring with renovations and new buildings. Integrating technology and connectivity into built buildings continues…
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Meet Schemmer’s Peter Hind, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP – Lincoln Market

From the island of Bermuda, to Canada, England, Germany and the United States, Peter Hind, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP, has made his home in five different countries throughout his lifetime. His global travels have paved the way for his career and shaped him into the man he is today. The Early Years Peter was born…
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What is Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP)?

It takes effective communication and teamwork to run a relay race. Once a runner finishes his leg of the relay, he hands off the baton to his teammate. The handoff is critical and each team member has a job to do, trusting that their teammates will do everything in their power to ensure the team’s…
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Schemmer Delivers Truck Sales and Service Facilities

Ever heard the saying, “If you got it…a truck brought it?” We can thank all the professional truck drivers out there for the goods and materials they transport across the United States every day. From a backpack to a bike to the food you eat, you name it, they haul it. These hard working truck…
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21st Century K-12 Schools Architecture and Engineering Design

What's your best memory from school? Is it a favorite teacher? Your best friend? A favorite game at recess? As you reminisce on the "good old days," does the size of your classroom come to mind? What about the cafeteria? The library? Did you ever contemplate who designed your school? Most of us don't. We…
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Sierra Suites, a Blend of Live-Work Space

Sierra Suites, Schemmer’s mixed-use development project, is a three-level building. Providing a blend of live-work space that houses both residential and commercial tenants and is located just south of 14th and Pine Lake Road. Schemmer worked in conjunction with Krueger Development and their design architect, Keith Dubas, to make this building a reality. Sierra Suites,…
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