Tom Fitzpatrick of SSOE to Present at the 19th Annual Ohio Energy Management Conference in Columbus


COLUMBUS, Ohio, February 10, 2015 – SSOE Group (, a global engineering, procurement, and construction management (EPCM) firm, announced today that Tom Fitzpatrick, PE, Power Department Manager at SSOE, has been selected to present at the 19th Annual Ohio Energy Management Conference taking place February 25-26, 2015 at the Columbus Renaissance Hotel in Ohio.

SSOE Group’s Tom Fitzpatrick, PE, Power Department Manager and H. Kelly Tisdale, CEM, LEED AP, DGCP, CDSM, CSDP, General Manager, Energy Services Division at The Brewer-Garrett Company, will be speaking on best practices in cogeneration and combined heat and power (CHP). There has been a great deal of interest on this topic, and Fitzpatrick and Tisdale will provide relevant insight related to evaluating the potential and economics of co-generation, case studies, potential problems and solutions, and much more.

The 19th Annual Ohio Energy Management Conference promises an abundance of best practices and case studies from Ohio companies and their leading-edge initiatives. Major components of the conference include energy savings opportunities, energy efficiency, emerging technologies to help reduce energy consumption, and how best to take advantage of savings through renewable energy sources.

Tom has over 30 years of experience in the power industry and as SSOE’s Power Department Manager, he is responsible for the management of various utility related projects for industrial, municipal, and institutional facilities. Tom received his Bachelor of Science in Environmental Engineering from Syracuse University. In addition, he also holds a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Princeton University and a Masters of Business Administration in Finance from the University of Toledo. Recently, Tom authored articles featured in Power Engineering Magazine, titled “Projects Illustrate Strategies for Comprehensive Design Tools” and “Renewables for Baseload Generation – Probably Not”. He is a registered Professional Engineer (PE) in seven states and works in SSOE’s Toledo, Ohio office.

Tom Fitzpatrick is scheduled to present on Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 11:15 am. For more information on this event, 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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