Downers Grove, IL, April 21, 2009 – SSOE, one of the nation’s largest architecture and engineering firms, is proud to welcome Alexander Gofman, PE as a Senior Mechanical Engineer based in SSOE’s Chicago office. Gofman has more than three decades of professional experience in mechanical engineering. His responsibilities include concept development, design and load calculations, equipment selection and specifications, and data analysis and coordination. Gofman also has expertise in design studies, scheduling, and budgeting for multi-million dollar projects both domestically and abroad.
“Alexander brings to SSOE an extensive mechanical HVAC portfolio with project diversity ranging across many facility types which will enhance the capabilities that we bring to our commercial and industrial clients. We are very excited about the increased value that Alexander brings to SSOE.” said Mike Pusich, AIA, Business Leader at SSOE, Inc.
Gofman earned his Master of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Kazan University, Kazan, Russia and his Bachelor of Science Degree with High Honors from Kiev Technical Institute in Kiev, Ukraine. On four different occasions over the last ten years he has been the recipient of the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) Design Excellence in Engineering Award for projects such as “Ground Zero” disaster recover work in New York City, the Lakeside Technology Center in Chicago, and the Abbott Laboratories Building MG Production Facility in North Chicago. Gofman is a licensed engineer in Illinois and Massachusetts.
As a Top 10 Engineering / Architecture firm for the past 5 years, SSOE Group focuses on delivering Great Client Service to clients through a full range of project delivery solutions. They have been named a "Great Workplace" (Great Place to Work®) and one of the "Best AEC Firms to Work For" (Building Design + Construction).
With more than 20 offices around the world, SSOE is known for making its clients successful by saving them time, trouble, and money. Over the company's 65-plus year history, it has earned a reputation for providing quality project solutions to semiconductor, automotive, food, chemical, glass, manufacturing, healthcare, power, and general building industries. SSOE has completed projects in 40 countries. Visit www.ssoe.com for additional information and career opportunities.