Served by Joo Koon train station, the Pioneer neighborhood is located close to the Tuas industrial area. Despite being a distance away from the Jurong West center, Pioneer is well equipped with many amenities including the Arena Country Club. Near the train station, Joo Koon Mall serves to satisfy dining and retail demands of residents while Joo Koon Bus Terminal is currently under development. An iconic landmark is the SAFTI Military Institute, a training ground for the Singapore Armed Forces. Nearby, the Singapore Discovery Center houses the Army Museum of Singapore where Singapore’s army heritage is preserved and contributions of soldiers are honored. Mostly a residential and industrial area, the Nanyang Technological University, a distance up north, is the only local university to offer a degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine. Besides the upcoming Wenya Industrial Estate and Tukang Innovation Park, residents can seek employment at the CleanTech Park along Nanyang Avenue.