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Battery Expertise

Experts in Complex Facility & Process Design for the Battery / Electric Vehicle Market Expertise to Support Every Phase of the Battery Supply Chain Architecture • Facilities Engineering • Process Engineering • Site Evaluation With a 75-year history serving the automotive market, our team has been at the forefront of the transition to electric vehicles. We’ve worked with the world’s largest and most innovative automotive and battery manufacturing companies to retrofit facilities for EV production, design and construct greenfield EV plants, and support the battery manufacturing process at every point in the supply chain—from battery materials production, to cell production, battery assembly, through battery recycling. Leadership Positions in Key Markets SSOE’s expertise in the automotive, chemical, and advanced technology markets, combined with significant process experience, brings an unparalleled perspective to designing lithium-ion battery manufacturing facilities. We are proud to be a top-ranked firm by Engineering News-Record in these key markets. Resources Ask an Expert: Evaluating a Site 5:24 • Video Featuring: SSOE's Greg Brogley, Brett Susany, and Bill Youngs In this session, we discuss key considerations for evaluating your site—from soil conditions and grading, to suitability of utilities, to permitting requirements. Ask an Expert: Site Adaptation & Code Planning Considerations 7:47 • Video Featuring: SSOE's Dana Brumley and David Semproch In this session, we discuss the critical consideration of building code analysis when refitting an existing facility. Ask an Expert: Two Ways to Expedite Schedules 13:15 • Video Featuring: SSOE's Dana Brumley and Bill Youngs In this session, we draw upon our experience to discuss two different strategies to optimize your project schedule. Planning Your U.S. Battery Manufacturing Plant: How to Avoid Costly Pitfalls and Achieve Success Downloadable PDF This guide will walk you through three challenges that could affect your project: choosing the right location, starting up production on time, and optimizing both the project delivery process and ultimately your production. Meet our Battery / EV Market Experts Featured Projects Continue Reading →

SSOE Group Joins Ford and Walbridge for BlueOval City LIVE Event in West Tennessee

The Firm Provided Full Architecture / Engineering Services on New EV Assembly Plant STANTON, Tennessee, March 29, 2023 – SSOE Group (, an internationally ranked architecture and engineering firm, is excited to announce its attendance at Ford Motor Company’s BlueOval City LIVE event to celebrate the automaker’s new assembly plant, named the Tennessee Electric Vehicle Center (TEVC), and BlueOval SK battery facility on-site. Part of Ford’s BlueOval City manufacturing complex, Ford’s TEVC resides on the 4,000-acre West Tennessee Regional Megasite in Stanton. Continue Reading →

Panasonic Energy Selects SSOE Group for Engineering and Architectural Design of $4 Billion Electric Vehicle Battery Plant in Kansas

DE SOTO, Kansas, December 22, 2022 – SSOE Group (, an internationally ranked architecture and engineering firm, is excited to announce it has been selected by Panasonic Energy Co., Ltd., a Panasonic Group company, to provide primary engineering design and architectural design oversight for Panasonic’s electric vehicle (EV) battery plant in De Soto, Kansas. Continue Reading →

CAM Magazine Recognizes General Motor’s Factory ZERO Project as an Outstanding Commercial Construction Project of the Year

DETROIT, Michigan, November 14, 2022 – SSOE Group (, an internationally ranked architecture and engineering firm, is proud to be a part of General Motor’s award-winning Factory ZERO Project recently named one of 12 Outstanding Commercial Construction Projects of the Year in Michigan by CAM Magazine. The Construction Association of Michigan (CAM) is a not-for-profit organization consisting of over 2,000 members, including general contractors, subcontractors, equipment and material suppliers, architects, engineers, and service firms. Continue Reading →

SSOE Group Providing Engineering and Design Services for Toyota’s First U.S. Automotive Battery Manufacturing Plant

The facility will Produce Lithium-Ion Batteries for 1.2 Million Electrified Vehicles Annually LIBERTY, North Carolina, June 24, 2022 – SSOE Group (, an internationally ranked architecture and engineering firm, is proud to announce that it has been selected by Toyota to provide engineering and design services in support of the automaker’s first U.S. automotive battery plant, named Toyota Battery Manufacturing, North Carolina, further extending their 20-plus year relationship. Continue Reading →