Category Archives: Site/Civil

Progress at new Lovely Skin Distribution Center

Progress at the new Lovely Skin Distribution Center in Gretna, NE The doctors and staff of Lovely Skin recently celebrated a major milestone being reached at their brand new location under construction in Gretna, NE. “We’re having a beam signing today,” said Schemmer Architect Michael Sinclair. “This event really allows all the employees and their…
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Bridge Inspections Season in Full Swing

Nebraska's Bridge Inspection Season Underway Bridges serve as a way to school, work, and back home for millions of Americans each day. In Nebraska alone, there are approximately 16,000 bridges. Take a count of how many bridges you cross on your commute. Chances are you're likely driving over some of them without even noticing. That's…
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Oxbow Crossing Breaks Ground in Ashland, NE

Oxbow Crossing Breaks Ground in Ashland, NE Oxbow Crossing, a development located along Highway 6 in Ashland, NE, has officially kicked off with a groundbreaking ceremony. With a gold shovel in hand, brothers Matt, Mark, and Phil turned the dirt on their new development and are now officially in business together. "To be part…
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Schemmer – Design with Purpose. Build with Confidence.

Schemmer Brand Tagline - Design with Purpose. Build with Confidence. A tagline is similar to a mini-mission statement. Many companies have them for the same reason they have a logo, brand awareness and advertising. Taglines take out the guesswork and tell you a little bit more about a company’s product or service being offered or…
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Integrated Design – Schemmer’s Approach to Projects

“Excellence is never an accident; it is a result of high intention, sincere effort, intelligent direction, skillful execution, and the vision to see obstacles as opportunities.” When it comes to the architecture, engineering, and construction field services (AEC) world, we call this Integrated Design. At Schemmer, our Integrated Design Process is a highly collaborative process…
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Schemmer’s Matt Sutton, PE, LEED AP, Transfers to Sioux Falls Office

Schemmer’s Matt Sutton, PE, LEED AP, Transfers to Sioux Falls Office Matt Sutton, PE, LEED AP, is a civil engineer specializing in civil/site design. His professional experience includes project management and civil engineering for several Federal, State, and Municipal Agencies. Matt has also worked with many private sector clients over the past 23 years. Back…
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Schemmer’s Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plans (SWPPP)

What does SWPPP stand for? SWPPP stands for Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan(s). Did you know Schemmer creates our own Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plans (SWPPP) for our clients to contribute to the effort of controlling stormwater discharges and protecting water quality? When stormwater drains away from a surface, it accumulates potential sources of pollution including: debris,…
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Love of LEGOs and Engineering

The Love of LEGOs It's no secret that kids have a love of LEGO. As a young child, one often looks forward to shopping with Mom and Dad because it means a possible stop in the toy aisle. There may be some pleading, convincing or bargaining here and there, but whatever it takes, it’s all…
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Schemmer’s Construction Field Services

Schemmer's Construction Field Services: Build with Confidence! Schemmer's Construction field services covers a wide variety of construction phase activities. Central to these activities is quality control management. Construction site quality control management involves trained professionals validating the work in place, conforms with construction documents. Without proper quality control management, a project might not be built…
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