New Equipment Digest Article: “Ingenious Innovations for Scanning”

New Equipment Digest Article: “Ingenious Innovations for Scanning”
SSOE’s Mark LaBell, Senior Virtual Design and Construction (VDC) Technical Leader, recently authored an article in New Equipment Digest. With the need to do more with less becoming more prominent in recent years, project teams are finding it increasingly necessary to stretch budgets and deliver quickly. This article discusses how laser scanning is a primary solution for budget optimization and that, with the right combination of expertise and technology, project teams can achieve things that were never possible in the past. Continue Reading →

Food Engineering Article: “Consumer Demands, Regulatory Requirements Shape Pet Food Processing Trends”

Food Engineering Article: “Consumer Demands, Regulatory Requirements Shape Pet Food Processing Trends”
Sam Thurber, PMP, Senior Project Manager, and Jonathan Conrad, LEED AP, Mechanical Design Lead, at SSOE Group, were recently featured in this article in Food Engineering Magazine that discusses how consumer trends are driving pet food processing projects and the similarities between human and pet food production. Continue Reading →

Midstream Business: “Insight: Planning, Assessment, Decision-making Solutions”

Midstream Business: “Insight: Planning, Assessment, Decision-making Solutions”
Eric Hopkins, PE, Senior Chemical Process Engineer and Senior Associate at SSOE, recently authored an article in Midstream Business. He shares with readers many insights to help manufacturing leaders plan for change and how understanding planning, assessment, and decision making, even in the gray areas, are crucial to the success of a project. Continue Reading →

Manufacturing.net Article: “What Has to Change to Optimize VDC?”

Manufacturing.net Article: “What Has to Change to Optimize VDC?”
Lauren Collier, Associate AIA, Department Manager, VDC Global Initiatives and Senior Associate at SSOE Group, recently authored an article on Manufacturing.net where she details what project teams need to change in order to optimize the benefits VDC has to offer. VDC, if implemented properly, can be a critical element in maximizing return on investment. She explains that taking full advantage of target value delivery, technology and data, time, and having cost certainty can really help project owners stand out from the rest of the pack. Continue Reading →

SPAR 3D News Article: “Who Owns the Data?”

SPAR 3D News Article: “Who Owns the Data?”
Tony Sabat, BIM / CAD Technical Specialist at SSOE, recently authored an article on the SPAR 3D blog titled “Who Owns the Data?” The value of data has been tremendous to the built environment. But as data capture grows, who really owns this data? Data has been seen as the new oil, but does that analogy fit the value proposition of the industry? With the nuances of the data we look to extract, this can be a confusing question. In this article, Tony investigates these questions and discusses how data ownership can evolve. Continue Reading →