About J.M. Giffin Engineering Inc.

J.M. Giffin Engineering is licensed to practice in the following regions:

“Practical solutions to complex problems”

Established in 1983 by James M. Giffin and located in Amherst, Nova Scotia, J.M. Giffin Engineering Inc. has been providing the very best in both structural and civil design services to architects, engineers, engineering consultants, entrepreneurs and various government agencies for over 30 years.

With over 100 years of combined staff experience at the helm, by using modern and sophisticated structural analysis combined with a range of software including S-FRAME and AutoCAD, J.M. Giffin Engineering Inc. has crafted their experience and expertise into a variety of major projects with varied design criteria including commercial, industrial, residential, municipal and institutional buildings and bridges throughout much of Canada and the northeastern United States.

Principals:

B. John Green, P. Eng. & President of J.M. Giffin Engineering Inc.
jgreen@giffinengineering.com

Mr. Green oversees all contractual matters, business development, staff resources and project management.  Mr. Green is a civil engineer with 32 years experience in structural design and business management.

Staff Members:

James W. Rodger, P. Eng. & Senior Engineer
jrodger@giffinengineering.com

Mr. Rodger is a structural engineer with over 44 years experience in industrial, commercial, residential, municipal and institutional projects. Mr. Rodger is responsible for various design works including concrete foundations and the design of steel, concrete and wood structures.

Sylvain LeBlanc, P. Eng. & Intermediate Engineer
sleblanc@giffinengineering.com

Mr. LeBlanc is a structural engineer with 15 years experience in industrial, commercial, residential, municipal and institutional projects.   Mr. LeBlanc is responsible for the design and planning of concrete foundations, as well as the design of steel, concrete and wood structures.

Jack VandenBroek, Engineer-in-Training
jvandenbroek@giffinengineering.com

Mr. VandenBroek joined our team after graduating from the University of New Brunswick in May of 2016 from the Civil Engineering program.  Jack has been working on the structural design of many significant projects since starting here and also has prior experience in the construction industry.

Jeff Ellis, Senior Technician
jellis@giffinengineering.com

Mr. Ellis brings 20 years experience in both structural and architectural drafting in industrial, commercial, residential, municipal and institutional projects.

Emmanuel Ajumobi-Obe, Junior Technician
emmanuel@giffinengineering.com

Mr. Ajumobi-Obe joined J. M. Giffin Engineering Inc. after graduating from the Civil Engineering Technology program at New Brunswick Community College in June 2017.

Consultants:

James M. Giffin, P. Eng. & Consultant to J.M. Giffin Engineering Inc.
jgiffin@giffinengineering.com

Mr. Giffin is a consultant for J.M. Giffin Engineering Inc. Mr. Giffin is a structural engineer with over 54 years of experience in commercial, industrial, residential, municipal and institutional projects.