10 Reasons to be Thankful this Season

10 Reasons to be Thankful this Season

We have asked Laura Kennedy, our Board Chair and COO of our Industrial/Environmental division, to share what Thanksgiving means to her:   I can honestly say that Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays. For me, it is all about family and taking time to reflect on the good things in life. The day to … Read more

Kennedy/Jenks TechEx 2018

Kennedy/Jenks TechEx 2018

On October 12th and 13th, over half of the employees of our company came together in Henderson, Nevada for our bi-annual TechEx symposium to connect and celebrate KJ’s culture, its innovative projects and technologies, and its legacy. TechEx has been part of the KJ culture for decades and it brings together employees from our more … Read more

Imagine a Day Without Water

Imagine a Day Without Water

We sat down with Harold Glaser, our COO of Water/Infrastructure to talk about the value of water and investing in American water infrastructure.   “In a 2018 National Poll, 95% of Americans agree that investing in water infrastructure is somewhat, very, or extremely important.  Now, when it seems like there is evenly divided disagreement on … Read more

Kennedy/Jenks’ Top Fall Reads

Kennedy/Jenks’ Top Fall Reads

Every season is a good season for readers, but there is nothing like picking up a good book or two to inspire you this fall. We’ve compiled a list of books that members of our senior leadership team are reading this fall.   Start with Why, by Simon Sinek *Recommended by two KJ Leaders!* “I … Read more

Kennedy/Jenks is Engineering a Safe, Sustainable Drinking Water Supply for East San Diego County

Kennedy/Jenks is Engineering a Safe, Sustainable Drinking Water Supply for East San Diego County

Kennedy/Jenks Consultants (Kennedy/Jenks) is providing engineering and program support services for a potable reuse project in East San Diego County. Recent droughts and increasing costs of imported water have Southern California communities looking at alternative water supplies. The East County Advanced Water Purification Program (Program) is a collaborative partnership between Padre Dam Municipal Water District … Read more

Innovative GIS-Based Cost Analysis Solves Complex Non-Potable Reuse Market Assessment

Innovative GIS-Based Cost Analysis Solves Complex Non-Potable Reuse Market Assessment

In support of the Rancho California Water District’s (RCWD) development of a Recycled Water Resources Plan (Plan), Kennedy/Jenks Consultants (Kennedy/Jenks) utilized GIS tools to develop cost parameters to provide RCWD with a concise strategy for expanding its non-potable reuse distribution system. Eighteen project alternatives were analyzed as part of the Plan for excess recycled water, … Read more