Kansas City Now Offering Land Surveying

KANSAS CITY – Lamp Rynearson is now offering land surveying as a service mobilized from their Kansas City office. The firm has hired Kellan Gregory, PLS, as the Survey Project Manager to lead this expansion. “Lamp Rynearson has offered land surveying services out of Omaha since our founding in 1959. When the Kansas City office was acquired in 2013, it was a matter of timing and finding the right leadership to begin offering this service to our clients here,” commented Read more…

Lamp Rynearson Adds Senior Structural Engineer to Staff

Brian Skourup, PE, SE, joins the Lamp Rynearson team as Senior Structural Engineer. With 12 years of experience, and degrees in both architectural and structural engineering, Skourup provides comprehensive structural engineering services to support all of the firm’s office locations. Skourup’s work has included structural steel, reinforced concrete, masonry, and prestressed concrete buildings, bridges, and non-building structures throughout the United States and abroad. Drawing from experience in engineering, data analytics, and financial analysis, he leads projects, solves problems, and manages Read more…

McMeekin Takes on Role as Engineering Change Lab Director

Michael P. McMeekin, PE, ENV SP, Chairman of the Board for Lamp Rynearson, has been selected as the Engineering Change Lab-USA’s (ECL-USA) first Executive Director. The ECL-USA is a social change lab seeking to connect, share information, and collaborate with individuals and stakeholder groups within the engineering community. It is made up of change leaders and explorers committed to benefiting society by unlocking the full potential of engineering. McMeekin, who was an initiator / founder of the ECL-USA, was instrumental Read more…

Nancy Pridal Receives 2019 ICAN Leadership Award

We congratulate Lamp Rynearson’s president and CEO, Nancy Pridal, P.E., for being selected as the 2019 ICAN Leadership Award recipient. The ICAN Leadership Award was designed to honor a woman or man at any leadership level, who has taken the necessary steps to redefine leadership in their organization. A panel of community leaders chose Pridal from a pool of candidates for her success as a leader. Nancy is the fourth person to receive this prestigious award from ICAN.   Standing Read more…

Lamp Rynearson Named a Top 500 Firm

For the third consecutive year, Lamp Rynearson received the Engineering News-Record’s Top 500 Design Firms ranking!   Is this important? Sure! ENR ranks firms according to revenue for design services performed in 2018. Our team of 170 professionals sits among firms with the horsepower of thousands, even tens of thousands, employees. On this list of distinguished firms, we secured spot #441.   Once again it’s a proud year to be an employee at Lamp Rynearson, and we’ve got our sights Read more…

Lamp Rynearson Launches New Brand to Coincide with 60 Years in Business

Omaha-based engineering and survey firm, Lamp Rynearson, is launching a new brand to coincide with its 60th anniversary year. A fresh look and direction with the same commitment to our clients and communities will further define the firm. Now with over 170 professionals in four office locations: Omaha, Kansas City, Fort Collins, and Lakewood, the Lamp Rynearson team has maintained a fearless attitude of working hard to do the right thing for our clients while advancing the engineering profession. Lamp Read more…

New Brand to Celebrate 60 Years!

One Company. One Brand. Lamp Rynearson has chosen a 60-year anniversary theme of “Living the Legacy” to honor our story of growth and giving back to our communities since 1959. This campaign is kicking off with the launch of a new brand to bring all of our offices under one company name. Check out the big reveal in the video below! What does “Living the Legacy” mean? Our 2018 Corporate Social Responsibility Report summarizes Lamp Rynearson’s “culture of giving back”. Read more…

Project Engineer Awarded 2019 Build Up Omaha Honor!

Rob Vanderveen, a project engineer at Lamp Rynearson, and his wife, Chase, have been honored by Civic Nebraska as 2019 Build Up Omaha Award recipients!  They have dedicated themselves to to helping bridge cultural gaps for refugees from Thailand and Myanmar. Rob and Chase developed a love for the Karen people, a minority group from Myanmar, as they provided assistance with day-to-day matters and taught English as a second language. Read the full story on Civic Nebraska’s website by clicking here.

Back to School. Back to Planning.

While the students have been enjoying summer, you’ve been busy making sure improvements, additions, and even new buildings are completed and ready to open for a new academic year. The return of fall signals that it is time to go “back to the drawing board” and prioritize the next round of site improvement projects to enhance learning spaces for our next generation of leaders. Your top priorities – safe, functional, affordable, and inspiring spaces. As your civil engineering partner for Read more…

PSMJ Resources Announces the Top-Performing Firms for 2018

PSMJ Resources, Inc., the world’s largest leading authority on the effective management of architecture, engineering, and construction firms, has announced the members of the 2018 Circle of Excellence. Seventy-two exceptional architecture and engineering firms made it onto the exclusive list this year, including Lamp Rynearson! PSMJ designed the Circle of Excellence to highlight successfully managed firms that demonstrate outstanding achievements in areas such as profitability, overhead management, cash flow, productivity, business development, staff growth, and turnover. The Circle of Excellence Read more…

Lamp Rynearson Welcomes New Board Member

Rodrigo López, CMB, joins the Lamp Rynearson Board of Directors as its newest member. A Certified Mortgage Banker and Director of the Mortgage Bankers Association, López brings a strong background in finance to his role with Lamp Rynearson.  He will lead the board’s Audit and Finance Committee. Offering over 30 years of experience in the financial services industry, López has held many roles of leadership. In 1997, he founded AmeriSphere Multifamily Finance, LLC, to provide capital solutions for the multi-family Read more…