Nontraditional Employment for Women (NEW) is a non-profit that prepares, trains and places women in esteemed union and building construction careers. As a company that values advancing opportunities for women in construction, E-J am proud to share that E-J’s Keisha Spradley, IBEW Local 3 Journeywoman, was honored in May 2021. Enjoy the video from NEW’s luncheon to learn more about Keisha’s journey.
“We are excited to deliver this infrastructure project for the East Side Access Program,” said Anthony Mann, President and CEO of E-J Electric. “Utilizing Trimble 3D Scanning, GPS Layouts and Revit modelling allowed for design optimization as well as helped to ensure safety.”
Congratulations to Chris Nunez and Ian Munro for their heroic and selfless actions in saving the life of a nearby civilian and always putting safety first.
ASTORIA ENERGY 500MW POWER PLANT
A new 500 megawatt highly efficient electric generating facility using state-of-the-art combined-cycle, technology and air pollution control systems. The major equipment includes combustion turbines, heat recovery steam generators, air pollution controls and steam turbines. The facility uses air cooled condensers for the cooling system to significantly minimize water consumption. Natural gas is the primary source of fuel with low sulfur distillate fuel oil serving as a backup fuel for up to 720 hours annually. The Plant, located in the Queens load pocket, utilizes the transmission facilities at the existing Con Edison Astoria East Substation approximately one-half mile from the site to deliver clean, reliable electricity to New York City and the surrounding region.