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Meet Pat Birch, AIA, LEED AP, Architect

When Pat Birch, Schemmer’s Higher Education and Multifamily Housing Market Leader, was asked what is the most important personal attribute she brings to the job she answered, "I care." When asked what motivates her to succeed she answered, "Her parents and happy clients." When asked what is the coolest thing she's working on right now…
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Luxury Living at the Mirada Apartments

The Mirada Apartments An apartment community in Lincoln, Nebraska by Krueger Development, the Mirada Apartments are luxury units that opened in phases in 2016 and 2017. Phase 1 includes: 100,600 SF 64 units three-story market-rate apartment building underground parking Phase 2 includes: 100,700 SF 56 units underground parking Schemmer worked in conjunction with the owner’s…
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Meet Rob DuVall, PE, Civil Engineer

Rob DuVall was born in Milwaukee, Wis., moved to Madison at the age of 7 and then to Omaha, Neb. when he was 10. This Wisconsinite turned Nebraskan had aspirations of being an architect at a very young age. He gravitated towards Legos and Lincoln logs as a child. The creativity, problem solving and engineering…
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Celebrating Schemmer’s 2019 Interns

Celebrating Schemmer's 2019 Interns On Tuesday, July 2, Schemmer celebrated our 2019 interns at a Breakfast with the President that was held at Wheatfield's in Omaha, Neb., attended by our interns; the President and CEO, Steve Kathol; and HR Director, Grace Stoddard. Kathol discussed Schemmer’s history and his personal career experience followed by a Q&A…
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OPS Students Tour Schemmer’s CMT Lab

OPS Students Tour Schemmer's CMT Lab Omaha Public Schools - OPS Students CMT Lab Tour Schemmer’s Elena Hoff, EI, Structural Engineering, conducted a tour of Schemmer’s Construction Materials Testing (CMT) lab for students in the Talent Cultivation Pathway Program on June 21, 2019. The 15 students in the program learned about testing both soils and…
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Ford Storage Warehouse Addition

With success comes growth and expansion. This is the case for Ford Storage and Moving Company, and Schemmer was happy to meet their newfound needs by providing AEC services for a 150,000 SF addition, expanded parking and stormwater management. Ford Storage Warehouse Addition As Ford Storage continues to steadily expand in Omaha, Neb., its facilities…
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Construction Lending Requirements – Construction Verification Services

This is our final blog from the three-part series on Schemmer’s Construction Lending Services. In the previous two blogs we discussed Phase I ESAs and ALTA Surveys and how important they are to the Construction Lending Process. The final piece to complete our puzzle is…Construction Verification Services. The construction processes are complex and the need…
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Construction Lending Requirements – ALTA Survey

In the first of Schemmer’s Construction Lending Blog Series we discussed Phase I ESA’s and how they are an essential piece of the puzzle when it comes to the Construction Lending Process.  The next piece of the puzzle that Schemmer can assist with during this process is an ALTA Survey. It’s always smart to play…
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