Category Archives: Commercial

Schemmer Signs R&R Realty’s Waterford Traveling Beam

R&R Realty's Mike Homa and Chris Richardson visited the Schemmer office and brought the traveling Waterford beam for our project team to sign. Members from Schemmer’s Waterford project team: Jason Heinze, PE, SE, LEED AP; Dan Kerns, AIA; Nate Schmidt, EI; Kevin Wenninghoff, SE; Elena Hoff, EI; Anthony Pospisil, EI; and Rob Whitmore were on…
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Schemmer’s Project, The Forge, Receives Preservation at Its Best Award

Schemmer's project, The Forge (Odd Fellows Building) Restoration and Renovation, has received a "2020 Preservation at Its Best Award" from Preservation Iowa. Preservation at Its Best Award Preservation Iowa's website explains that each year they seek to honor statewide successes through the “Preservation at its Best Award.” In doing so, they hope to inspire others…
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Schemmer’s Project, The Forge, Receives Signature Award

Schemmer's project, The Forge (Odd Fellows Building) Restoration and Renovation, has received the Signature Project Award from the 2020 Main Street Iowa Awards. Main Street Iowa Awards Recognize Outstanding Achievements The Main Street Iowa Awards program recognizes the efforts of those who work day-in and day-out to revitalize Iowa’s downtown areas – the heart and…
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Schemmer’s Jason Heinze Speaks to UNO’s MBA Class of 2019

Schemmer's Jason Heinze, PE, SE, LEED AP, Speaks to UNO's MBA Class of 2019 On Saturday, November 23, 2019, Schemmer's Jason Heinze, PE, SE, LEED AP, was invited by Beckie Barta, Senior Director of Sales and Operations Planning, to speak to the University of Nebraska-Omaha (UNO)’s Executive MBA Class of 2019. UNO’s Executive MBA is…
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Iowa West Pickleball Club Ribbon Cutting

Schemmer attended the Iowa West Field House Pickleball Club Ribbon Cutting ceremony on Wednesday, September 25th.This project was a 16,000 SF tenant improvement project for the Iowa West Foundation in previously vacant bays of the Iowa West Fieldhouse in Council Bluffs. The existing facility already houses several basketball and volleyball courts. This project transformed the…
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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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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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Jason Heinze, PE, SE, LEED AP, Commercial/Industrial Group Leader

With dreams of becoming a brain surgeon (it would make the most money, you know?), Jason Heinze, PE, SE, LEED AP, started working in third grade with a newspaper route. From there he went on to mow lawns and work at Taco Johns while his ideal job changed from brain surgeon to stockbroker. Going in…
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See What’s Cookin’ in Schemmer’s Commercial Market

Many times we race through life, traveling from place to place without ever putting much thought into what it took to make them a reality within the commercial market. The gas station that you visit every week, the building where you work, your favorite coffee shop and restaurant, were all pre-planned with you in mind.…
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