About Consia

Consia is a private Danish registered company that undertakes international consultancy tasks with transfer of technology to developing and emerging countries. Since the company was established in April 2000, Consia has undertaken over 200 technical assignments in over 55 countries in Asia, Europe, Latin America and Africa.

Vision

Through specific technical assistance services, the company has a vision to contribute to the reinforce-ment of national capacity, and to promote sustain-able development, within the following core sectors:

  • Roads and Transport
    • Road Sector Management
    • Urban Transport
    • Road Safety
    • Road Maintenance
  • Institutional Development
  • Human Resource Development
  • Education
  • Agriculture and Rural Development

Within these sectors Consia places emphasis at organisational strengthening and institutional development through local participation, technology-transfer projects and human resource development

Organisation

The company’s professional personnel are responsible for technical consultancy services, providing support to project managers and team-leaders to ensure quality services and solutions throughout the project-cycle.

Consia staff and associates are composed of experts with high academic attainment who all have considerable experience from working with overseas projects on short and long-term assignments. On specific projects, Consia normally cooperates with local firms in order to ensure technology transfer, to build national capacity and to facilitate local participation.

Consia is a member of the Association of Consulting Engineers in Denmark (FRI) and the company is registered with international financial institutions (World Bank, Inter American Development Bank, Asian Development Bank, African Development Bank and the Nordic Development Fund).

What we offer

1

Road Safety

The construction of a well-functioning infrastructure is crucial to a country’s development if it is to be sustainable. The focus of Consist is to provide a complete range of services in the feasibility, planning and implementation of road and highway projects including preliminary analysis, design and planning, tender-processing, construction supervision and maintenance management.

2

Human Resource Development

In order to facilitate the technology transfer process Consia is managing a Professional Training Unit that offers training courses in various fields for professionals from developing countries. The courses are normally held in Denmark in order to expose participants to current practices. In the planning and execution of the courses much emphasis is put on clarifying the needs and skills of the participants and identifying practices that can best be applied in their homelands. Workshops and seminars are therefore important part of courses.