Category Archives: Mechanical

What are Pre-Engineered Buildings?

Pre-Engineered Buildings (PEBs) are the building components which are manufactured at a factory and assembled on site. Usually PEBs are steel structures and can be an alternative to conventional structural steel buildings. PEB structural components are fabricated at the factory to exact size, transported to site and assembled at site, usually with bolted connections. This…
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Design with Purpose. Build with Confidence.

Logos are a part of our everyday life, on a t-shirt, a TV commercial and signs as you drive through town. They can be big, small, colorful, simple or bold. All have their own unique attributes, but they are everywhere. Many of them often include taglines such as "Design with Purpose. Build with Confidence.," but…
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OPERATE: Using Less to Gain More

Being comfortable can be expensive with a system that doesn’t work right. We help you optimize the performance of complex buildings by using less (resources, time, energy) to gain more (satisfaction, income, pride). By using less, we save you money and create a more comfortable environment. Schemmer is committed to the built environment. Our experts…
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Mechanical Engineering FAQ’s

Mechanical engineering is an industry that sees hundreds of new faces in the graduating class every year, and there are many excellent reasons why you might be considering picking up the direction yourself: It’s a field that happens to see a lot of new technology and innovation, and it’s one of the most exciting fields…
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Schemmer Attends VA Central Iowa Health Care System’s CLC Cottage Groundbreaking

Schemmer’s Karl Person, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP, Project Manager, was on hand for the VA Central Iowa Health Care System's (VACIHCS) Community Living Center (CLC) Cottage for Hospice/Palliative Care groundbreaking ceremony that took place on November 19, 2018. Schemmer is providing design, construction and post-construction services for the CLC Cottage. The cottage is designed to meet cultural transformation improvements and provide a more…
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Schemmer welcomes new mechanical and transportation engineering managers

Schemmer is pleased to announce that Jeff Kulhanek, P.E., and Matt Shimerdla, P.E. have joined the firm. Kulhanek as Manager, Mechanical Engineering and Shimerdla, as Manager, Transportation for the Lincoln office. Kulhanek is a licensed professional engineer in Nebraska and South Dakota. He has 13 years of experience…
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