TOLEDO, Ohio — SSOE Group recently acquired CRS Engineering & Design Consultants, a 50-person mechanical, electrical and plumbing engineering firm with offices in Birmingham and Huntsville, Ala. The acquisition expands SSOE’s Southeastern U.S. presence, broaden CRS’s reach to international markets, and provide both firms’ clients access to enhanced services and resources.
CRS has been in business for more than 36 years and is a multi-discipline engineering and design-consulting firm specializing in healthcare, government, higher education and other institutional facilities. CRS offers services in electrical engineering, plumbing engineering, fire protection engineering, mechanical and HVAC engineering, lighting design, telecommunication design and security system design.
SSOE and CRS have a history of partnering together.
“Both companies have served common clients for many years,” saidTony Damon, CEO of SSOE. “While working together, we both recognized common cultures of delivering value, great client service and commitment to employees. This acquisition will avail more resources to support both SSOE’s and CRS’s clients by expanding the range of services offered and our geographic reach.”
The addition of CRS’s two Alabama locations will bring SSOE’s total number of offices to 26.