Category Archives: Engineering

Schemmer’s Broadway Viaduct Project Earns 2013 ACEC-NE Grand Award

Schemmer was awarded the 2013 American Council of Engineering Companies – Nebraska Grand Award for the U.S. Highway 6 Broadway Viaduct project at the 2013 Engineering Excellence Awards ceremony held on February 19, 2013. This is the 2nd year in a row that Schemmer has been awarded this honor. The Grand Award is a representation…
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GENERALIST OR SPECIALIST? By Tracy Mumford, LEED AP

“What built environment does your firm specialize in?” Those of us who work in the A/E/C industry can count on hearing this question.  As Schemmer’s Marketing Director, I’ve found that my answer depends on who is asking the question and when it is asked. Schemmer is an architectural, engineering and planning firm offering over two…
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Renovating a Community: Think BIG!

Renovating your home may seem like a major project to you, but the community probably will take little note. By contrast, revitalizing a community has the potential to change the lives of thousands of people. Accordingly, a successful community renovation must begin with a big idea that inspires and motivates everyone involved. Schemmer faced this…
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How Do You Build a Successful Team?

Though many of us resist the idea, greater things can be accomplished by teams than by individuals.  Often we feel it's easier to do it ourselves due to the effort it takes to ask for help or to instruct others.  We lose the feeling of our own importance spreading the work around. It takes effort…
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