SSOE’s Chemical Experts Present on Energy Optimization using Pinch Analysis at ChemInnovations 2011 Conference and Expo

Houston, Texas, August 22, 2011 – SSOE Group (, an international engineering, procurement, and construction management (EPCM) firm, announced today that two of its chemical process experts have been selected to present at the second annual ChemInnovations Conference and Expo on September 13-15, 2011 in Houston, Texas.

Cliff Reese, PE, Business Leader and Rick Beaman, PE, Senior Chemical Process Engineer will present on September 14th during the conference’s Energy Efficiencies Session. In their presentation, “Energy Optimization Using Pinch Analysis,” the two will explain the systematic method of pinch analysis and how it can maximize energy recovery from chemical processes. Reese and Beaman are fluent in design and development of chemical processes, and combined have more than 50 years of experience in the chemical industry.

SSOE will also be exhibiting at the conference at booth 3119. Experts will be on hand to answer questions and showcase the firm’s chemical process capabilities. SSOE was recently ranked sixth among the Top Chemical Plant Design Firms and first among the Top Green Design Firms in Manufacturing (ENR, 2011).

ChemInnovations is a premier educational conference and exhibition tailored for chemical engineers and professionals who work across the chemical process industries. For more information on ChemInnovations 2011, please visit

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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