Area Development Article: “First Person: Technology, Collaboration Affecting the Design & Construction Industries”

Area Development Article: “First Person: Technology, Collaboration Affecting the Design & Construction Industries”
Vince DiPofi, PE, President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), was recently featured in a Q&A session with Area Development where he was asked about SSOE’s evolving geographic and industrial markets, use of technology, and the effect of innovations in design and construction. Continue Reading →

LATINtalk eJournal Article: “Revolutionizing Technically Complex Project Execution in Mexico with EPCM”

LATINtalk eJournal Article: “Revolutionizing Technically Complex Project Execution in Mexico with EPCM”
Erick Kuri, Mexico Business Leader and Operations Manager, recently authored an article in LATINtalk eJournal. In the article, Erick focuses on how EPCM is a very effective way to optimize project delivery both in the U.S. and Mexico, however, it requires a change of mindset as the EPCM team assumes more ownership for the duration of the project. Continue Reading →

ENR Article: “Contractors Must Develop an Effective Data Strategy to Compete in Today’s Market”

ENR Article: "Contractors Must Develop an Effective Data Strategy to Compete in Today's Market"
Lauren Collier, Associate AIA, Department Manager, VDC Global Initiatives and Senior Associate at SSOE Group, recently authored an article in Engineering News-Record (ENR). In the article, Lauren gives insight on how effective data management strategies are key to better decision-making as well as executing seamless, quality projects delivered on time and on budget. Continue Reading →

Lab Manager Article: “Optimizing Laboratory Design”

Lab Manager Article: “Optimizing Laboratory Design”
Deborah Suzan Huff, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP BD+C, Master Architect and Senior Associate at SSOE Group, recently authored an article in Lab Manager magazine. In the article, Suzan focuses on how industry leaders are now utilizing an adaptive strategy in laboratory design that is centered around flexible spatial arrangements, uniform utility infrastructure, and robust material selections allowing them to better withstand the test of time. This strategy in turn allows for cleaner, safer environments as well as a higher return on investment provided by cost savings. Continue Reading →

Food Engineering Article: “Expectations for conveniently packaged specialty pet food create challenges”

Food Engineering Article: “Expectations for conveniently packaged specialty pet food create challenges”
Ed Gerken, PMP, LEED AP, and Sam Thurber, PMP, both senior project managers at SSOE Group, were recently featured in an article in Food Engineering Magazine. With people treating their pets as members of the family, pet food manufacturers find they have to produce pet food as though it were human food, which—combined with food safety regulations—creates a lot of pressure to stay competitive. In this article Ed and Sam, as well as other industry professionals, discuss how the growth of consumer demands and regulations, is modernizing pet food operations. Continue Reading →