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…

Dan McGhee Joins Lamp Rynearson’s Kansas City Office

Senior project manager, Dan McGhee, joined Lamp Rynearson’s Kansas City office to further develop his technical skills with a group of seasoned engineers in the Civil Design Group. Private land development in Kansas City is a key service and Dan will play a critical role in partnering with our developer clients. Initially starting his 14-year career in land development and working on residential and commercial developments, Dan decided to diversify his skill set when the economy took a downturn in Read more…

Lamp Rynearson Improves ENR Top 500 Design Firms Rank to 439

Climbing the 2018 ENR Top 500 Design Firms Ranks! Our second year on the list, Lamp Rynearson has bypassed nearly 50 firms to sit at #439 on this year’s Engineering News-Record’s Top 500 Design Firms ranking. Is this important? Yes! ENR ranks firms according to revenue for design services performed in 2017. Our team of 160 professionals lands among firms with the horsepower of thousands, even tens of thousands, of employees. It’s a proud year to be an employee at Read more…

City of Peculiar: Obtaining A Less Expensive Water Source For The Future

City of Peculiar: Obtaining A Less Expensive Water Source For The Future by Chad Harrington, P.E. and Carl M. Brooks, P.E. Published in May/June 2018 issue of MML Review Magazine Conveniently located 25 miles south of the hustle and bustle of Kansas City, Missouri, sits the city of Peculiar. Founded in 1868 and celebrating its sesquicentennial (150 years) in June 2018, Peculiar was incorporated in 1953 to become a fourth class city governed by a mayor and board of aldermen. Read more…

This is What A Leader Looks Like: Stand Strong and Dream Big

Nancy Pridal, Lamp Rynearson President, was interviewed for Midland University’s This is What A Leader Looks Like site. In the interview, Nancy shared her life and career experiences as she found her value and strength in her profession. Lamp Rynearson supports Midland University and its initiative to develop and support women leaders. “I say, stand STRONG and dream BIG.”  – Nancy Pridal Listen to what Nancy and other noteworthy female leaders have to say.

Full-service YMCA Returning to Downtown Kansas City in the Historic Lyric Theater

After 36 years, the YMCA is coming back to downtown Kansas City. The new location at the historic Lyric Theater at 11th and Central will call for the historic facade and lobby of the vacant Lyric Theater building to be retained. A pool, fitness center, indoor track and gym will also be built behind the building. We have just started the design development phase of the project and could not be more excited! Check out the full details of the Read more…