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JEO Aquatics Highlights #5 | Ponca State Park Aquatic Center

By | 2017-06-08T14:32:27+00:00 October 10th, 2016|Engineering, News|

  JEO’s Aquatic Department is pleased to present the Ponca State Park Aquatic Center as the fifth and final highlight of the summer. Located near the entrance to Ponca State Park, the new facility includes many shade structures, restrooms/showers, concession stand, and storage rooms. The features include a water slide with a runout, low board, [...]

JEO Aquatics Highlight #4 | Wayne Aquatic Center

By | 2017-06-08T14:32:27+00:00 October 3rd, 2016|News|

The fourth of five aquatic highlights brings us to Wayne, Nebraska. Wayne’s new aquatic center opened August 3, 2016 and is located on the south side of the community activity center. This location allows the restroom and shower facilities to be used for the pool. Features include a low and high board, pool slide, aquatic play [...]

JEO Aquatics Highlight #3 | Firth Splashpad

By | 2017-06-08T14:32:27+00:00 September 26th, 2016|News|

JEO’s Aquatic Department is proud to highlight the Firth, Nebraska splashpad as its third of five projects that opened this past summer. State Senator Roy Baker of Lincoln spoke at the ribbon cutting ceremony that celebrated the new splashpad. JEO assisted the village in securing $112,750 in grants, while the remainder of the project was [...]

JEO Aquatics Highlight #2 | Glenwood Aquatic Center

By | 2017-06-08T14:32:27+00:00 September 19th, 2016|News|

  The highlight reel continues with the opening of Glenwood’s Aquatic Center. JEO’s Aquatic Department is pleased to feature the second of five aquatic centers/splashpads that were opened over the past summer months. Glenwood’s Aquatic Center opened on July 8, 2016 and was greeted with large attendance numbers and nice weather. Glenwood had not had [...]

JEO Aquatics Highlight #1 | Star City Shores Aquatic Center

By | 2017-06-08T14:32:28+00:00 September 13th, 2016|News|

Star City Shores (Lincoln, NE) celebrated its 20th year with new slides and play features for the 2016 summer. JEO congratulates Star City Shores and was excited to be the design engineer for these improvements. The original plan was to replace water slide flumes only and the water play structure, but the budget allowed for [...]

JEO Welcomes Three New Employees

By | 2017-06-08T14:32:28+00:00 September 9th, 2016|News|

August Wagner Returns as Full Time Survey Technician  August Wagner completed his survey co-op requirement with JEO from September 2015-January 2016 and has returned as a Full Time Survey Technician in our Lincoln office July 5th. August received his Associates of Applied Science degree in Land Survey/GIS/Civil Engineering Technology from Southeast Community College in Milford. Welcome back August!     Katy [...]

JEO mourns the loss of Terry O’Brien (the “O” in JEO)

By | 2017-06-08T14:32:28+00:00 August 25th, 2016|News|

Terry O’Brien, the “O” in JEO, passed away overnight Saturday, August 20th. Terry joined JEO in 1971. During his years with JEO, Terry made significant contributions to the engineering community. He is a life member of both the National Society of Professional Engineers and the Water Environment Federation (WEF). He has run through [...]