Category Archives: People

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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Once a Surveyor, Always a Surveyor

Meet Brady Watson, PLS, Survey Manager for Schemmer’s Tulsa Office Once a surveyor, always a surveyor? You could say that’s the case for Schemmer’s Brady Watson, land surveyor for our Tulsa office. “Surveying is the only work I’ve ever done. Even through high school and college.” Brady’s father was a surveyor and growing up he…
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Schemmer meets your survey needs in Oklahoma

Answer: “A Hot Rod” That’s how it all started for us ... early founder Gene Gollehon started the firm as a civil engineering and surveying firm in 1959. A black Volkswagen “Bug” served as the firm’s first survey vehicle. Schemmer Land Surveyors in Oklahoma Decades later, Schemmer continues to provide our surveying clients with the…
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Schemmer attends Boys Town Booster Banquet 2019

The annual Boys Town Booster Banquet was held on Tuesday, April 30th, 2018 at the La Vista Conference Center, which raises money for athletic programs at Boys Town. Schemmer attends Boys Town Booster Banquet 2019 Schemmer’s Jon Goldie, Bryce Johnson, Steve Kathol, Josh Murphy, Jason Teel and Michelle Westphalen attended as well as their guest…
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American Red Cross Premiere Blood Partner

Schemmer is proud to be an American Red Cross premiere blood partner. In 2018, our employees saved 72 lives with their vital and significant contributions. American Red Cross Premiere Blood Partner Over the past few years Schemmer has partnered with Immanuel Communities to host on-site blood drives at our Omaha office for the firm’s employees.…
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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…
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Jason Heinze, PE, SE, LEED AP, Commercial/Industrial Group Leader

With dreams of becoming a brain surgeon (it would make the most money, you know?), Jason Heinze, PE, SE, LEED AP, started working in third grade with a newspaper route. From there he went on to mow lawns and work at Taco Johns while his ideal job changed from brain surgeon to stockbroker. Going in…
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Schemmer Young Professionals

Encouraging a culture of "work and play" is important and finding the right balance is what Schemmer Young Professionals (SYP) are set out to do. However, when it comes to "play" you never know what you are going to get at Schemmer. A fierce homemade soup competition could be going down, a local trail clean-up…
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