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Land Development and Water Resources Engineering
Interior Concept for the Metuchen Inn, courtesy Thomas Baio Architect, PC

The Metuchen Inn is a landmark in Metuchen and Middlesex County New Jersey. Built in 1843, this historic structure was at various times an inn, brothel, and speakeasy. Since the 20th century the Inn has been a restaurant focusing on fine dining. Around 2010, the Inn was badly damaged in a fire. During subsequent reconstruction, […]

Ground Mount Solar Array

JFS Engineering is proud to support renewable energy in our communities. In addition to creating local construction jobs, these facilities help diversify our society’s energy portfolio. A confidential Client is dedicated to the construction of renewable energy facilities in New Jersey.  Mr. Schaffer has been retained by this start-up to provide site/civil, permitting, and design […]

55-69 Bank Street Rendering by LiMN Architects

The Sustainable Business Initiative (SBI) is a business incubator focused on the burgeoning field of green and clean technologies.  As a part of the organization’s growth and evolution, it is currently expanding into a new space in Morristown New Jersey. Mr. Schaffer has been retained to provide due diligence, site design, cost analysis, and construction plans […]

A farm raised fish and friend Ben Walmer

JFS Engineering has been engaged with a developer of aquaponics systems for due diligence and site search consulting.  The proprietary system will be used to grow a hardy fish species using the best available technologies to minimize energy and organics to the system. Wastewater will be treated through ancillary hydroponics and other closed-loop systems.  The re-circulation system […]

wachusett

The Wachusett Brewing Company (WBC) is a microbrewery located in Central Massachusetts. In 1995, JFS Engineering, PC Principal Joe Schaffer performed an energy study for this fledgling microbrewery, which encompassed an analysis of the facility’s building envelope as well as energy used within the brewery process, provided not only provided a reasonably accurate model of […]

Courtesy http://www.micro2macro.net/

Green Waste Technologies is a start-up focused on developing an insect based recycling technology.  JFS Engineering, PC was retained early in the process to assist with with engineering related to recycling, water quality, air quality and production lines. Tasks included securing zoning approvals, preparing plant floor schematics, and NJDEP permitting guidance.

From http://www.csebcc.org/

Having been in operation for a few years, the Bronx Community College (BCC) Center for Sustainable Energy, in cooperation with the City University of New York (CUNY) had grown into the need for dedicated office and classroom space.  As a part of a de facto design-build team, JFS Engineering will provide site design expertise in […]

Categories: Current Projects

Eco-Brooklyn is a residential home builder that specializes in the renovation of brownstone buildings in Brooklyn, New York.  Eco-Brooklyn is a forward-acting company dedicated to building sustainably.  Mr. Schaffer has been retained to provide site and water management design services for multiple sites in New York.  Among other efforts to push the envelope, Mr. Schaffer […]