Category Archives: Field Services

Construction Verification Services

Fast is fine, but accuracy is everything. -Wyatt Earp Wyatt Earp’s famous quote holds just as true in the construction industry as it did back in the Wild West. Construction processes are complex and the need to maintain accuracy is vital, which is why Construction Verification is an essential part of the building process. Lending…
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Make Informed and Strategic Property Buying Decisions with a Phase I ESA

Make Informed and Strategic Property Buying Decisions with a Phase I ESA No one wants to have buyer’s remorse when it comes to purchasing commercial property. From easements and zoning restrictions to environmental conditions, all of these could easily turn your investment into your very own version of a money pit. That is why a…
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Schemmer’s Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP)

As we celebrate National Water Quality Month in August, Schemmer continues to play our part by using our Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP). When stormwater drains away from a surface, it accumulates: debris, sediments, chemicals and more as it flows over land and water-resistant surfaces. These accumulations have created the need for SWPPPs. Stormwater Pollution…
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Schemmer’s Construction Administration Services, Taking the Burden off Our Clients

Delivering peace of mind has been a trait of Schemmer since our inception. And providing Construction Administration services is a clear demonstration of that commitment. We handle the day-to-day issues and observations and provide continual communication and progress updates to quickly resolve issues and minimize project delays. Our professionals offer a cost-effective observation process with…
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Our tagline: Design with Purpose. Build with Confidence.

When you hear the phrases: "Just Do It" "I'm Lovin' It" "The Best a Man Can Get" "It's Finger-Lickin' Good" "The Ultimate Driving Machine" "You're In Good Hands" I bet you can name at least half of the companies or brands these taglines belong to. Taglines, just like the logo itself, help with brand recognition…
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Levee Repair Services

In the spring of 2019, record flooding hit Nebraska and Iowa. Nebraska saw the most intense and wide-spread flooding. Towns were evacuated, bridges and a dam collapsed, a nuclear power plant had to close and multiple roads were deemed too unsafe to remain operable. Even now, in October, the community is still dealing with flash…
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What is Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP)?

It takes effective communication and teamwork to run a relay race. Once a runner finishes his leg of the relay, he hands off the baton to his teammate. The handoff is critical and each team member has a job to do, trusting that their teammates will do everything in their power to ensure the team’s…
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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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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…
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