Category Archives: Transportation

Lied Platte River Bridge Reopening Event

Lied Platte River Bridge Reopening Event Schemmer’s Shane Swope, PE, Transportation Manager, and Bart Pugh, CPSM, participated in the Lied Platte River Bridge Reopening Event and Ride from Springfield to the Lied Bridge near South Bend, Nebraska. Accompanying them along on the ride was Metropolitan Area Planning Agency’s Mike Helgerson. This project was done through…
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Murray Viaduct Project: Replacement Bridge

Murray Viaduct Project: Replacement Bridge Schemmer was retained by the Nebraska Department of Transportation (NDOT) to provide design services for a replacement bridge located on NE-1. The bridge will span the Union Pacific Railroad in Murray, Nebraska. The NDOT required the bridge to be reconstructed in a single construction season to reduce safety concerns due…
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120th Street Expansion Project Update

120th Street Expansion Project Between Stonegate Drive and Fort Street Update Schemmer, along with the U.S. Department of Transportation Federal Highway Administration, City of Omaha and Nebraska Department of Transportation (NDOT), has started the 120th street improvement project. This project will add additional lanes to 120th Street to reduce congestion and improve safety for the…
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Schemmer’s Fremont Southeast Beltway Project Commended

State, Local Officials Celebrate Fremont Southeast Beltway Project Progress Schemmer's Steve Kathol, PE, SE, President and CEO; Shane Swope, PE; and stakeholders for the Fremont Southeast Beltway came together on Monday, April 26, 2021 to listen to the Nebraska Department of Transportation (NDOT) Director John Selmer, Fremont Mayor Joey Spellerberg, Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts and…
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SH-10 Over Little Green Leaf Creek Bridge Replacement Spotlight

Project Spotlight: SH-10 Over Little Green Leaf Creek Bridge Replacement Schemmer provided preliminary and final design services for the replacement of the SH-10 bridge over Little Green Leaf Creek and approximately one mile of roadway reconstruction in Muskogee County, Oklahoma. The bridge is a three-span structure with five beams and approximately 250 feet in length.…
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Bridge Inspection Using Drone Technology

Bridge inspection using drone technology has been heralded as the next big thing. Using an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), or drone, to perform inspections on bridges will reduce costs and minimize risks to the inspectors. Bridge inspection using drone technology Schemmer uses drones to aid the inspection of bridges where it serves to provide safety…
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Schemmer Brand Tagline – 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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Construction Advances on the Lincoln South Beltway

Construction Advances on the Lincoln South Beltway Over six decades ago the Lincoln South Beltway’s initial concept to create a beltway around the City of Lincoln arose. Consequently, the concept to connect U.S. Highway 77 to Nebraska Highway 2 has slowly evolved over time. Now, day by day, it’s coming closer to fruition as construction…
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Fremont Southeast Beltway: In Progress

The Nebraska Department of Transportation (NDOT) proposed to improve the traffic flow and safety southeast of the City of Fremont with a beltway between U.S. Highway 77 and U.S. Highway 275. The Fremont Southeast Beltway improves continuity of U.S. Highway 77 and regional connectivity with U.S. Highway 275 and U.S. Highway 30. It includes a…
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