In November 2019, JNE will be presenting at AU Las Vegas — Autodesk’s premiere North American conference. JNE’s presentation, an instructional demo on 3D multi-disciplinary plant engineering, was selected from over 2,400 applications. This is a tremendous opportunity for JNE to share our knowledge of 3D software and applications on a world-class stage.
The JNE Group participated in the annual Connect to Careers job fair at the FirstOntario Centre in Hamilton, Ontario. From new grads to seasoned professionals, the event is a great opportunity to connect and network with local talent. Representatives from JNE and TCE groups and engineering disciplines were on-hand to educate thousands of attendees about The JNE Group's services, culture, and potential career opportunities.
Our team at JNE set out to raise awareness about some of the biggest health issues faced by men, including prostate cancer, testicular cancer, and mental health and suicide prevention by growing our moustaches throughout the month of November. Through this initiative we have learned more about each other, sharing stories and experiences, and we are stronger for it.
The McMaster Engineering Competition (MEC) is a two day competition that gives undergraduate students from McMaster University a chance to demonstrate engineering skills in a competitive environment, as well as receive the professional counsel of mentors from a variety of companies. In addition to sponsoring the event, two JNE team members participated on the judging panels of the Consulting and Re-Engineering categories.
JNE Consulting celebrated a new milestone earlier this month with the grand opening of a multi-discipline engineering office in Livonia, Michigan. The grand opening was a great opportunity to formally introduce our new local team members to clients in the area, establishing new connections while celebrating our existing client relationships.
A unique advantage of working with The JNE Group of Companies is the close collaboration between our engineering and construction teams. This project, a JNE Consulting and Triple Crown Enterprises (TCE) joint effort, sees these teams working together to complete the design and construction of massive equipment foundations for a steel plant, including excavation, shoring, piling, and concrete work.
Big Brothers Big Sisters' Bowl for Kids' Sake is an occasion that draws friends, family, and co-workers together for an evening of bowling in support of Big Brothers Big Sisters mentoring programs for local children and youth facing adversities. By raising funds from various other company events throughout the year, JNE was able to sponsor three teams to participate in this year's event.
The FIRST Robotics Canada District Competition is one of the country's top science, technology, and engineering competitions for high-school students. The JNE Group of Companies was proud to attend the event at McMaster University for the second year in a row, once again sponsoring the student's Preparation Pit.
Food4Kids Hamilton was created to address and diminish child weekend hunger in Hamilton and Halton. Packages of healthy food are prepared by volunteers and delivered to schools each Friday to ensure children have nourishment over the weekend. At the end of 2017, JNE donated 100% of the funds raised from our holiday party as well as additional funds raised from various events throughout the year.
JNE Consulting has successfully completed the transition to ISO 9001:2015 from ISO 9001:2008. This accomplishment is a testament to the positive engagement of all JNE staff and clearly demonstrates our ongoing commitment to our clients to provide the high-quality engineering and project services that are synonymous with JNE Consulting.