SSOE Group to Exhibit at the AEP Boiler Reliability Optimization (BRO) Forum

Columbus, Ohio, July 18, 2011 – SSOE Group (, an international engineering, procurement, and construction management (EPCM) firm, will have experts on hand at the American Electrical Power’s BRO Forum on August 8-11, 2011. This event will take place at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, Ohio. Celebrating its 10th year, the forum brings AEP employees and vendors together to discuss new boiler technologies and process improvements.

SSOE’s Mike Hickman, Ron Lutwen, and Dave Kuzma, PE will attend the event and will showcase the firm’s broad range of services and experience. “We are honored to be invited by AEP to attend this important forum. We look forward to showcasing our industry knowledge and capabilities in regards to power plant efficiency,” said Ron Lutwen, Manager of SSOE’s Power Division.

SSOE’s power team has worked on numerous projects for AEP over the past 15 years, and is experienced in industrial boiler operations, EPA regulations, as well as alternative energy and energy efficiency initiatives. SSOE is ranked 1st nationally among Green Industrial and Manufacturing Design firms by ENR, 2011.

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About SSOE Group

As an internationally ranked architecture and engineering firm, SSOE is known for delivering unparalleled client value that advances the AEC industry. They have been named a “Great Workplace” (Great Place to Work®) and one of the “Best AEC Firms to Work For” (BD+C).

Over the company’s 75-year history, it has earned a reputation for providing quality project solutions to high-tech and general manufacturing clients in the semiconductor, automotive, battery, food, chemical, and glass industries. SSOE also provides forward-thinking design across healthcare and general building sectors such as corporate workplace, education, and judicial—with projects completed in 40 countries. Visit for additional information and career opportunities.

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