Category Archives: Community

Schemmer’s Design Wins State of Iowa Peace Officers K9 Memorial Contest

Iowa K9 Memorial Contest Schemmer's design was selected for The Iowa Law Enforcement K9 Memorial Contest located on the State Capitol Grounds near the current Peace Officer Memorial in Des Moines, Iowa. The memorial will: Recognize K9's that were killed or died in the line of duty Represent the dedication and commitment of all K9's…
Read more

A journey of a thousand miles begins at one’s feet

A journey of a thousand miles begins at one’s feet – Chinese Proverb Schemmer's Geographic Reach What started as a local, two-man land development engineering and surveying firm six decades ago has grown to a company of more than 100 talented professionals providing: architecture; engineering; and construction field services across thousands of miles in the…
Read more

Schemmer’s Megan Starner Receives Heart of 4-H Award

Megan Starner Receives Heart of 4-H Award Lancaster County 4-H has given Schemmer's Megan Starner the April 2019 Heart of 4-H Volunteer Award. Megan has worked in our Lincoln office as a Transportation Technician for 21 years and lives in Bennett, Nebraska. As a parent volunteer, Megan is a member of the Volunteers in Program…
Read more

Schemmer Young Professionals Raise Funds for Nebraska Humane Society

Schemmer's Young Professionals (SYP) organized a Football Squares Game for the 2018 Nebraska Husker football season. Each week, the Football Squares Game winner put their favorite charity in a drawing for a chance to donate $1,000 at the end of the season. Schemmer’s Dan Kerns, AIA, and his charity, The Nebraska Humane Society (NHS), were…
Read more

Schemmer Completes Market to Market Relay

Congratulations to our runners for completing the M2M Omaha to Lincoln, placing ninth in the Corporate Division and 118th overall out of 616 teams! For the fifth year, Schemmer participated in the Market to Market (M2M) relay race that goes from Omaha to Lincoln. This year's runners were Ana Hanke, Bryce Johnson, Dawn Kirchert, Derik Knock, Ian…
Read more

Schemmer Participates in Race for the Cure!

Schemmer employees walked in support of coworker Jill Laferriere on Sunday, October 7, at the Komen Race for the Cure at Aksarben Village in Omaha. Jill was diagnosed with breast cancer in March and has been undergoing treatment for the past several months. A BIG thanks to all of the Schemmer employees and their family/friends…
Read more

Schemmer Young Professionals’ Participate in the United Way Day of Caring

Schemmer Young Professionals' (SYP) participated in United Way of the Midlands Day of Caring on Friday, September 21, 2018. SYP took advantage of their Volunteer Time Off benefit, which our professionals receive, to help the Omaha Home for Boys. Ana Hanke, EI; Josh Murphy, BPAC; Andrew Pullmann, PE; and Matt Rasmussen, PE, spent the afternoon pulling…
Read more

Schemmer Supports United Way of the Midlands

Schemmer was recently acknowledged by United Way of the Midlands for being one of the top 100 companies that supported the 2017 campaign! This past year, 140,000 people were helped to stand stronger and become more independent. Schemmer holds a United Way campaign annually, raising money by holding a multitude of events such as coin…
Read more