Category Archives: Transportation

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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Schemmer Attends Eastern Hills Drive Ribbon Cutting

Schemmer Attends Eastern Hills Drive Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Schemmer’s Doug Holle, PE, and Tyler Lerdahl, PE, attended the City of Council Bluffs’ Eastern Hills Drive ribbon cutting ceremony on October 1, 2020. The ceremony celebrated the opening of the new road and the completion of a project that began 20 years ago. Eastern Hills Drive…
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Traffic Data Collection Services

Communities recognize that traffic safety and efficiency have become vital concerns for their residents and businesses. This is where traffic data collection comes in. At Schemmer, we know how important it is to fully understand the client’s needs, whether they represent a public agency or a private enterprise. Increased traffic volumes and longer drive times…
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Your Project’s Success Starts with Schemmer’s Tulsa Office

Schemmer's Tulsa Office Ten years ago, Schemmer made a firm commitment to the City of Tulsa when we opened our Tulsa office. We have proudly been providing Civil Engineering and Surveying in Tulsa solutions since then and love contributing to the betterment of our community. As with any successful company, we wouldn't be where we…
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Why Roundabouts Work

Other than the quick, but slow-moving, thrill around a circular intersection (just me?), why are roundabouts so great? Why do roundabouts work? The best answer to those questions is safety. Roundabouts Improve Safety Traffic will naturally move slower through a roundabout than it would through a standard intersection due to the deflection of the vehicle…
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