Geotechnical Engineering / Construction Materials Testing & Special Inspections

We are a leading geotechnical engineering company that provides a full range of geotechnical services to clients in various industries. Our team of experienced geotechnical engineers is dedicated to providing innovative solutions to complex geotechnical challenges, from foundation design to slope stability analysis. Our geotechnical services also include materials testing, ensuring that our clients have accurate and reliable information about their soil and rock conditions.

High-Quality, Cost-Effective Geotechnical Engineering Solution

As a geotechnical engineering firm, we work closely with civil engineering teams to ensure that our geotechnical solutions are integrated seamlessly with the overall project design. Our goal is to provide our clients with cost-effective solutions that meet their specific needs while minimizing environmental impacts.

At Schemmer, we are committed to delivering high-quality geotechnical services that exceed our clients' expectations. We pride ourselves on our attention to detail, our commitment to safety, and our ability to deliver projects on time and within budget.

What We Do:

Our geotechnical engineering firms specialists are experts in determining the properties of

  • soil
  • rock
  • underground water

As well as their relation to the:

  • design
  • construction
  • support
  • operation of engineering projects

Testing Laboratory

Our in-house testing laboratories in Council Bluffs and Lincoln enable us to provide time-sensitive quality control testing services for earthwork, pavement, building utility construction and concrete construction. The lab features state-of-the-art equipment for testing and follows strict quality assurance guidelines for equipment usage and calibration.

Schemmer’s lab is certified by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the Nebraska Department of Transportation and the Iowa Department of Transportation.

Contact us today to learn more about our geotechnical engineering and material testing services and how we can help you with your next project. Our team of experienced geotechnical engineers and technicians is ready to provide you with the solutions you need to succeed.

Our Geotech Engineering services in Omaha, Lincoln, Des Moines and other locations near you include:

  • Geotechnical Engineering Investigation
  • Soils Analysis & Laboratory Testing
  • Slope Stability Analysis & Design
  • Pavement Design
  • Landfill Geotechnical Engineering Design
  • Deep Building Foundation Design
  • Bridge Piling Design
  • Groundwater Seepage Consultation
  • Soil Nail & MSE Retaining Wall Design
  • Forensic Analysis of Earth Structures & Foundations

Construction Materials Testing and Special Inspections

Schemmer’s certified staff of experienced laboratory technicians, backed by licensed geotechnical, structural and civil engineers, have successfully performed numerous testing methods for the private sector and local, state and federal agencies. The laboratory, combined with our local knowledge and resources, enables Schemmer to respond quickly to ever-changing construction needs and schedules.

Our lab and technicians hold certifications from various institutions and agencies locally, regionally and nationally.

Our Lab is Certified by:

  • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
  • Nebraska Department of Transportation
  • Iowa Department of Transportation

Provided Services

  • Deep, Intermediate, Shallow Foundations
  • Soil
  • Aggregate
  • Concrete, Grout and Mortar
  • Floor Moisture
  • Mix Designs
  • Reinforcing Steel
  • Asphalt
  • Pavement Thickness
  • Structural Masonry
  • Block and Brick
  • Fireproofing
  • Structural Steel and Bolting
  • Welding
  • Pre-Manufactured Products
  • Forensics
  • Geosynthesis
  • Pile Driving

Professional Certifications


  • Concrete Field Testing
  • Concrete Lab Testing
  • Concrete Strength Testing
  • Aggregate Base Testing

Nebraska Department of Transportation

  • Concrete Field Inspector
  • Certified Concrete Plant
  • Maturity Method Development and Monitoring
  • Earthwork
  • Erosion and Sediment Control
  • Asphalt Field Tech

Iowa Department of Transportation

  • Aggregate
  • PCC Level 1 & 2
  • Soils
  • Erosion Control
  • HMA Level 1 & 2
  • Ride Quality


  • Reinforced Concrete
  • Structural Masonry
  • Soil
  • Structural Steel Bolting
  • Structural Welding

When choosing Schemmer for your construction phase field services, you can build with confidence knowing that what has been engineered and designed for your project will be built to comply with and meet the required standards.



Corporate Headquarters
1044 North 115th Street Suite 300
Omaha, NE 68154
Phone: 402.493.4800
Fax: 402.493.7951


333 South 21st Street Suite 102
Lincoln, NE 68510
Phone: 402.488.2500
Fax: 402.488.3221

Council Bluffs

215 South Main Street Suite 101
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone: 712.329.0300
Fax: 712.329.9970


1536 Cole Blvd Suite 330
Lakewood, CO 80401
Phone: 303.604.4030

Des Moines

3100 S.E. Gateway Drive Suite 200
Grimes, IA 50111
Phone: 515.957.7600
Fax: 515.864.0270


10820 East 45th Street Suite 307
Tulsa, OK 74146
Phone: 918.394.1500
Fax: 918.369.6876

Oklahoma City

1 South Broadway Suite 200
Edmond, OK 73034
Phone: 405.259.2000
Fax: 405.296.4582

Sioux Falls

1300 West 57th Street Suite 2
Sioux Falls, SD 57108
Phone: 605.332.7850
Fax: 605.332.3539