Category Archives: Transportation

People Creating Places | Barrick Rosenbaum, PE, CFM

People Creating Places People Creating Places is Schemmer's blog about our professionals, the people who create the places where you live, work, and play. Barrick Rosenbaum, PE, CFM Barrick Rosenbaum is Schemmer's engineering manager in Oklahoma. His credentials include: Professional Engineer licensed in seven states Certified Floodplain Manager American Public Works Association American Society of Civil…
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Schemmer in the News: Doug Holle Discusses Benjamin Avenue Improvements

Doug Holle Discusses Benjamin Avenue Improvements at Norfolk City Council Doug Holle, P.E., was recently featured in a Norfolk Daily News article entitled “Council approves major street projects for Norfolk.” At the meeting, Holle discusses the Benjamin Avenue Improvements project with the Norfolk City Council. View Doug's presentation below. Project Details in Norfolk, Nebraska…
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Murray Viaduct Construction: In Progress

Schemmer was retained by the Nebraska Department of Transportation (NDOT) to provide preliminary and final design services for a replacement bridge, the Murray Viaduct, located on NE-1. The bridge will span the Union Pacific Railroad in Murray, Nebraska. The new structure is a two-span continuous welded-plate-girder bridge, 269-foot in length, with unbalanced spans and drilled…
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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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