The John McEntyre Team Space (JMTS) is a collaborative space that provides precompetitive teams involved in large-scale projects with the space and infrastructure required to push technological and mechanical boundaries, promote the development of skills and expertise and strive for success.

About the space

Space membership

CEED Team Space Membership

All student teams in the Faculty of Engineering are encouraged to apply for CEED Team Space Membership. Membership provides access to either the Sandbox or the JMTS, allowing your team to work within the community of students, professors, and industry members working to ensure uOttawa engineering teams succeed.

To be eligible for CEED Team Space Membership your team must consist of a majority of students from the Faculty of Engineering and must demonstrate a desire to participate in design competitions.

Apply now!

Opportunities for teams

By joining a team or creating a new one, you will be able to expand your knowledge beyond the classroom and get a practical hands-on experience that all employers want! You will also have an opportunity to network with mentors, industry and other students while having lots of fun!


  1. Clean up after yourself.
  2. Be courteous, helpful, and respectful to your peers.
  3. Each machine has material restrictions and training requirements that you will have to satisfy before using it. If in doubt, please ask.
  4. The room may be used for special events from time to time, respect these events and do not interrupt.

Contact us

John McEntyre Team Space

STEM 128
150 Louis Pasteur
Ottawa ON Canada
K1N 6N5

[email protected]

Patrick DumondTechnical Advisor at JMTS and an Assistant professor at the Faculty of Engineering. Mention him for all your technical questions.
Jason Demers: Resident Design and Manufacturing Advisor at JMTS. Mention him if you have any questions about the teams!