Kate Groop, SSOE’s Learning and Development Specialist, to Present at BizLibrary’s ALIGN Conference

ST. LOUIS, Missouri, August 21, 2019 – SSOE Group (www.ssoe.com), a global project delivery firm for architecture, engineering, and construction management, announced today that Kate Groop, Learning and Development Specialist, has been selected to present during BizLibrary’s ALIGN conference. This event will be held Monday, August 26th through Wednesday, August 28th at the Hilton St. Louis at the Ballpark in Missouri. Read more

SSOE Group Hosts University of Toledo Engineering Students for Alternative Spring Break

TOLEDO, Ohio, March 15, 2019 – SSOE Group (www.ssoe.com), a global project delivery firm for architecture, engineering, and construction management, had the pleasure of hosting engineering students from The University of Toledo (UT) for Alternative Spring Break, a program that allows students to visit local businesses for tours, presentations, and meaningful discussions about their future careers. Read more

The Zweig Letter Article: “Key Successors: Bob Howell”

Bob Howell, President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) at SSOE, recently partook in The Zweig Letter Q&A series called “Conference Call” where presidents from their “Hot” and “Best” firms list are interviewed. SSOE has been ranked as a “Hot Firm” for the past 2 years, signifying that they are one of the fastest-growing architecture, engineering, planning, and environmental consulting firms in the United States. SSOE made a significant jump in the rankings, moving up more than 50 spots in 2018. Bob was asked a variety of questions regarding the firm’s thoughts and practices on the promotion of young and new leaders, retention of employees, the succession planning process, and diversity and inclusion initiatives—among other topics. Read more

SSOE Group to Host 35 High School Students during Annual “Engineer for a Day” Program

TOLEDO, Ohio, February 18, 2019 – SSOE Group (www.ssoe.com), a global project delivery firm for architecture, engineering, and construction management, will host 35 students from local area high schools, including Bedford, Eastwood, Ida, Port Clinton, and Saline, on Tuesday, February 19th as part of Engineers Week. Focused on promoting entry into the engineering profession, Engineers Week takes place February 17 – 23, 2019 in locations across the U.S. Engineers Week is a way to increasing the understanding of and interest in engineering and technology careers and helps address the shortage of talent in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) careers by increasing public dialogue about the need for engineers and other STEM professionals. Read more

SSOE’s Jennifer Wuertz Participates as Panelist at the L.I.F.T. 2018 MIDWEST African American Professionals and Allies Conference

TOLEDO, Ohio, November 1, 2018 – SSOE Group (www.ssoe.com), a global project delivery firm for architecture, engineering, and construction management, announced today that Jennifer Wuertz, SPHR, GPHR, SHRM-SCHP, Vice President and Director of Human Resources, was invited and participated as a panelist at the L.I.F.T. 2018 MIDWEST African American Professionals and Allies Conference. The year’s event took place October 24-25, 2018 at the Holiday Inn French Quarter in Perrysburg, Ohio. Read more

SSOE Adds Two New Employees to their Growing León, Mexico Office

LEÓN, Mexico, September 24, 2018 – SSOE Group (www.ssoe.com), a global project delivery firm for architecture, engineering, and construction management, announced the addition of Jaime Chema, Project Manager, and Carlos De Los Santos, Human Resources Manager, to their growing team in Mexico. Read more

SSOE Group Announces Employee Registrations and Certifications for Third Quarter of Planning Year 2018

TOLEDO, Ohio, July 24, 2018 – SSOE Group (www.www.ssoe.com), a global project delivery firm for architecture, engineering, and construction management, announced today that two of its employees earned professional registrations and ­­­four employees earned professional certifications during the third quarter of SSOE’s 2018 planning year. Attainment of professional licensures and certifications is strongly encouraged at SSOE. In fact, the company covers the expense of preparation classes and exam fees as well as provides paid time off to take the exam. As an added incentive, once an employee has passed an exam, they are awarded a recognition bonus.­­­­

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SSOE Announces New Rankings from Engineering News-Record Magazine

Firm Named to Four Top 10 Spots

TOLEDO, Ohio, July 11, 2018 – SSOE Group (www.ssoe.com), a global project delivery firm for architecture, engineering, and construction management is proud to announce their annual Engineering News-Record (ENR) rankings.

The rankings were published in the 2018 ENR Top 500 Design Firms Sourcebook. ENR serves as one of the leading engineering and construction news publications. This list provides market analysis and rankings of the largest U.S.-based AEC firms according to revenue for design services performed in 2017.

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SSOE Group Named All-Star Employer Among Oregon Companies By Samaritan Health Plans

PORTLAND, Oregon, May 29, 2018 – SSOE Group (www.ssoe.com), a global project delivery firm for architecture, engineering, and construction management, was named as this year’s Oregon All-Star Employer by Samaritan Health Plans for exemplifying best in workplace wellness, an important aspect of being a sought-after employer in Oregon. Read more

SSOE Announces New Rankings from Building Design+Construction and ENR Magazine

 

TOLEDO, Ohio, October 9, 2017 – SSOE Group (www.ssoe.com), a global project delivery firm for architecture, engineering, and construction management is proud to announce their annual Building Design+Construction (BD+C) and Engineering News Record (ENR) rankings.

The following rankings were published in the 2017 Engineering News-Record (ENR) Top 500 Design Firms Sourcebook. ENR serves as one of the leading engineering and construction news publications and has included SSOE in its Top 500 lists since 1965. This list provides market analysis and rankings of the largest U.S.-based AEC firms according to revenue for design services performed in 2016. Read more

The 22nd Century Committee Announces Public / Private Collaborative to Revitalize Downtown Toledo

TOLEDO, Ohio, May 27, 2015 –Today, community and business leaders and the City of Toledo announced the formation of the 22nd Century Committee, which is intended to provide catalytic leadership and strategic direction on the renaissance and revitalization of Toledo’s downtown urban core. Read more

McConnell of SSOE Group Receives IEEE Engineer of the Year Award

TOLEDO, Ohio, February 10, 2015 – SSOE Group (www.ssoe.com), a global engineering, procurement, and construction management (EPCM) firm is proud to announce that Ed McConnell, PE, Master Engineer and Senior Associate was named Engineer of the Year by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Toledo Section.

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Toledo Area Middle School Students to Show Their Math Prowess at MATHCOUNTS® Competition

TOLEDO, Ohio, February 4, 2015 –The Toledo Society of Professional Engineers will hold its annual MATHCOUNTS® competition for students from 18 middle schools on Saturday, February 7, 2015. Over 160 students will be competing to advance to the state and national level contests.

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SSOE Group Earns CHC Wellness Culture of Health Award

TOLEDO, Ohio, January 29, 2015 – SSOE Group (www.ssoe.com), a global engineering, procurement, and construction management (EPCM) firm, was honored this month with the Culture of Health Award by CHC Wellness, an onsite corporate and community provider of health and wellness programs. This award recognizes leadership in raising the level of engagement among employees by creating a culture of health that encourages, supports, and rewards healthy living. SSOE was selected for setting a standard for wellness within their community, displaying a top-down effort that has positively impacted the lives of their employees, and for dedicating considerable efforts to expand participation in their wellness programs.
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SSOE Group Announces Employee Registrations and Certifications for First Quarter of Planning Year 2015

TOLEDO, Ohio, January 9, 2015 – SSOE Group (www.ssoe.com), a global engineering, procurement, and construction management (EPCM) firm, announced today that 2 employees earned professional registrations and 5 employees earned professional certifications during the first quarter of SSOE’s 2015 planning year. Attainment of professional licensure is strongly encouraged at SSOE. In fact, the company covers the expense of preparation classes and exam fees as well as providing paid time off to take the exam. As an added incentive, once a staff member has passed an exam, they are awarded a recognition bonus.

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SSOE Named to 11 Top 10 Spots in ENR and BD+C’s 2014 Rankings

TOLEDO, Ohio, December 26, 2014 – SSOE Group (www.ssoe.com), a global engineering, procurement, and construction management (EPCM) firm announced today it has been named to 11 Top 10 spots in Engineering News-Record (ENR) and Building Design + Construction 2014 rankings. Both premier publications cover the AEC industry and base their rankings on annual revenue.

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SSOE Group Presents at the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) 2012 National Conference

Fort Worth, Texas, September 6, 2012– SSOE Group (www.ssoe.com), a global engineering, procurement, and construction management (EPCM) firm, announced today that Carlos Valenzuela, CCM,Construction Department Manager at SSOE, will be one of three to speak during the SHPE Civil and Industrial Engineering Discipline Luncheon at the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) 2012 National Conference taking place November 14-18, 2012 at the Fort Worth Convention Center in Texas.

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Women in Leadership Roundtable Series Launched at SSOE Group

Toledo, Ohio, August 8, 2011 – SSOE Group (www.ssoe.com), an international engineering, procurement, and construction management (EPCM) firm, recently announced the development of the SSOE Women in Leadership Roundtable Series. The program includes all associate, senior associate, and principal level females and focuses on addressing the unique and challenging issues faced by professional women. With only 11% of practicing engineers being women, SSOE hopes these sessions provide the tools and skills needed to succeed in a leadership position. Sessions are conducted quarterly and provide thought-provoking topics, speakers, and books to help enrich personal development.

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SSOE Group Rolls Out Technical Rotation Program

TOLEDO, Ohio, October 12, 2009 — SSOE Group, a global EPCM firm, is giving entry level professionals an opportunity to experience various aspects of their occupation through a new company-wide technical rotation program. Those who qualify for the program will have the chance to build their resumes by working for different SSOE business units and office locations at an accelerated pace.

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SSOE Named Crain’s “Cool Place to Work” and Continues it’s Hiring Blitz

TROY, MI, September 4, 2007 – Once again in just a few short months, SSOE is being recognized as the place to be. On September 3rd Crain’s Detroit Business named SSOE as a “Cool Place to Work”. This honor is preceded by being named one of the nation’s nine “Best AEC (Architecture, Engineering and Construction) Firms to Work For” by Building Design & Construction Magazine. Read more

SSOE Named a Best AEC Firm to Work For

TOLEDO, Ohio – June 25 2007 – In recognition of tremendous growth, high employee retention and satisfaction levels, and escalating recruitment of new talent, SSOE has been named one of the nine “Best AEC (Architecture, Engineering and Construction) Firms to Work For” by Building Design & Construction Magazine. Read more