Category Archives: Commercial

Schemmer Attends Ribbon Cutting for the Waterford Building in Omaha, NE

Ribbon Cutting for the Waterford Building in Omaha, NE Schemmer's Dan Kerns, AIA, attended the ribbon cutting at The Waterford Building, a 180,000 SF, Class A office building for R&R Realty. R&R Realty engaged Schemmer to provide architectural, structural, mechanical, and electrical design for the building. Fountain Ridge Office Park The Waterford Building is the…
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Throwback Thursday – Market Diversification

Market Diversification In 1974, following the energy crisis and resulting recession that affected the entire country, Schemmer embarked on market diversification to provide services for new markets. The firm took on the following projects: Plaza 108 Shopping Center | Omaha, Neb. Leonard Wood | Fort Leonard Wood, Mo. Commercial Federal Savings and Loan | Omaha,…
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Waterford Office Building – Construction Update

Construction Update - Waterford Office Building Construction began in October 2019 on this four-story, 180,000 SF, Class A office building for R & R Realty located at Fountain Ridge East near 192nd and Dodge Streets. Multiple office buildings are planned for the business park and Waterford is the first to become a reality. Waterford Office…
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Dan Kerns, AIA – Shareholder, Commercial Market Leader and Architecture Group Leader

Schemmer's Dan Kerns, AIA – Shareholder, Commercial Market Leader and Architecture Group Leader Dan Kerns, AIA, serves as Schemmer's commercial market leader, Omaha architecture group leader and senior project manager. In the last five years, Kerns has led design and project management efforts on some of Schemmer’s most recognizable projects, including a new corporate office…
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Parkway Plaza Project Spotlight

Project Spotlight: Parkway Plaza Parkway Plaza in Columbus, Nebraska was a vision Renee Mueller of kwELITE, Keller Williams Real Estate wanted to bring to fruition within the rural Nebraska community, along with partner Jeff Thiele. Schemmer partnered with Renee and BD Construction to provide Design Phase Services for the Parkway Plaza project. The project is:…
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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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