Category Archives: Structural

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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Schemmer Awarded Two 2019 ACEC Nebraska Merit Awards

Schemmer has received two 2019 American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) Nebraska Merit Awards. The categorical Merit Awards were awarded to the firm for our County Road G76 Over I-35 project for the Iowa Department of Transportation in the Structural Systems category and the OPW 53048 Missouri River Water Resource Recovery Facility: Primary Clarifiers Piping Rehabilitation for the City of Omaha in the Water and Waste Water category. Once a year, the ACEC celebrates those exhibiting the most innovative projects…
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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 Awarded an ACEC of Iowa 2018 Engineering Achievement Award

Schemmer was awarded the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) of Iowa 2018 Engineering Achievement Award in the Transportation Category at the Engineering Excellence Awards Banquet held on May 9, 2018. Schemmer’s Darin Brown, PE, and Matt Rasmussen, PE, were on hand to accept the award. Schemmer and the Iowa Department of Transportation were both…
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Schemmer promotes Kevin Wenninghoff to Structural Engineering Manager and Jason Heinze continues as Commercial/Industrial Group Leader

Schemmer is pleased to promote Kevin Wenninghoff, SE, to Structural Engineering Manager in the Omaha, Neb. office. Wenninghoff has been with the firm for 10 years, progressing from a part-time intern while completing his studies to a full-time employee to a Company shareholder. While Wenninghoff will be taking on management responsibilities within the structural department,…
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Schemmer to Inspect Bridges in Lincoln County

KNOP News 2 | July 17, 2017 Lincoln Co. Commissioners approve special bridge inspections Schemmer was mentioned in a news story and video on www.knopnews2.com regarding two bridge inspections in Lincoln County. These inspections are a part of 87 fracture-critical bridges Schemmer is examining this year across the state. These inspections typically lead to repair…
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EXPOSED | Schemmer Structural Engineer Matt Rasmussen, P.E.

What is one of the first things you notice when entering a city? The infrastructure; bridges and buildings. The allure of helping design and build those easily recognizable monuments of science and technology, was enough to sway me in choosing engineering as a career. Designing a structure that will last 50+ years is a legacy…
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