The Business Journals: “Five Ways to Turn Customers into Company Advocates”

The Business Journals: “Five Ways to Turn Customers into Company Advocates”
SSOE’s Catherine Myers, PE, Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President, and Chair of the Board, was recently a featured expert in The Business Journals. In the article, Cathy—along with four other executive-level professionals—discusses what companies should be doing to ensure customers are satisfied, and therefore less likely to take their business elsewhere. Cathy specifically speaks to the benefits that go hand-in-hand with understanding what both internal and external customers value, and how developing Conditions of Satisfaction at the onset of a project aligns expectations and gives all parties involved a roadmap that leads to positive outcomes. Continue Reading →

The Atlanta Journal – Constitution Article: “In Southside Neighborhood, A New Model for Development on the Beltline”

The Atlanta Journal - Constitution Article: “In Southside Neighborhood, A New Model for Development on the Beltline”
SSOE | Stevens & Wilkinson’s Pittsburgh Yards project was recently featured in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. This new opportunity zone bookends the southern edge of the Pittsburgh neighborhood in Atlanta, creating opportunities for an equitable distribution of income, career development, and entrepreneurship for residents in the surrounding NPU-V neighborhoods. This 30-acre development now serves as a transitional conduit between the neighborhood streets and the interconnected activity of the Atlanta Beltline’s commercial and recreational traffic. Continue Reading →

Lab Manager: “BIM Tools Provide Construction Advantages”

Lab Manager: “BIM Tools Provide Construction Advantages”
Lauren Collier, Associate AIA, Department Manager, VDC Global Initiatives and Senior Associate at SSOE Group, recently authored an article in Lab Manager describing how 3D modeling utilizing BIM 360 provides visualization, transparency, and collaboration while also helping projects remain flexible and within budget. BIM 360 is a game-changer for the AEC industry by providing a tool that offers a detailed depiction of the project development in an open and highly collaborative environment. Continue Reading →

LATINtalk eJournal Article: “Optimizing Project Success in Mexico through EPCM”

LATINtalk eJournal Article: "Optimizing Project Success in Mexico through EPCM”
Erick Kuri, Mexico Business Leader and Operations Manager, recently authored an article in LATINtalk eJournal. In the article, Erick shares his perspective on how EPCM gives owners substantially greater insight into the entire project cycle. In addition, EPCM results in fewer surprises that might challenge a project for cost, schedule, or quality reasons. Continue Reading →

Area Development Article: “Maximum Impact: Saving Time and Money with BIM 360”

Area Development Article: “Maximum Impact: Saving Time and Money with BIM 360”
Charles Berteaux, AEE, ACP, BIM/VDC Department Manager at SSOE Group, recently authored an article in Area Development. The article discusses how through advanced technology, such as Autodesk BIM 360, project teams can save stakeholders time, trouble, and money by minimizing less-than-productive time in meetings, file transfers, and rework time which is key to optimizing project schedules. Continue Reading →