SOCIAL AIMConsulting engineers, design of projects, process and civil works design, field survey, work supervision,turn-key projects, training, audits, technical assistance, management and evaluation of projects.GENERAL PRESENTATIONThe SOCIETY FOR HYDRAULICS, ENVIRONMENT AND REHABILITATION SHER Ingénieurs-Conseilss.a. is a Belgian consulting engineers company founded in 1985; mainly working in developing countriesworldwide (Africa, Asia and America). The headquarters are located in Namur (Belgium) since 1997.SHER Ingénieurs-Conseils s.a. has been created by a group of experts : engineers, architects,hydrogeologists and economists. It is totally independent of any group or consortium.SHER Ingénieurs-Conseils s.a. is a consulting-engineers company specialized in water supply, sanitation,rural development, environment, irrigation, agriculture, breeding, rural infrastructures and constructions,project’s evaluations, rehabilitation, environmental protection, agro-industrial projects, hydro-agriculturalprojects, territorial management, GIS (Geographical Information System) and training.SHER Ingénieurs-Conseils s.a. is registered by the Walloon Region as Author of Environmental ImpactAssessment for water management, solid waste management, mines and quarries. It also obtained itsapproval « Soil Pollution ».SHER Ingénieurs-Conseils s.a. has carried out more than 700 studies and projects for private investors,governments, bilateral fund raisers; and all the multilateral fund raisers and financing organisations (WorldBank Group, European Union, Asian Development Bank, Africa Development Bank, InteramericanDevelopment Bank…).SHER Ingénieurs-Conseils s.a. has several sub-offices and agencies in Europe, Africa, America and Asia.Through its agencies, it utilizes its personal, national and international consultants in order to use the localcapacities as well as possible and to reinforce the transfers of knowledge and technologies. The companyreceived the « Royal Export Award 2000 », which selects Belgian companies with particularly performingexporting results on foreign markets.SHER Ingénieurs-Conseils s.a. has its own network of more than 6.000 highly specialised consultantswho are permanently on hand to seek solutions for the company projects or activities.Moreover, the company is ISO 9001 certified since September 2000 and realise an annual turnover of5.000.000 €.
FIELDS OF ACTIVITY Rural, urban and industrial hydraulics. Sanitation and water or waste water treatment. Road systems and other networks.Drinking Water and Training, supervision of works sites.Sanitation Infrastructures maintenance and rehabilitation. Tariffing and organisation studies. Water master plans. Land Management Computerisation and project management, GIS.Rural and Social Rural and co-operative economy.Development Training and technical assistance. Project evaluation and auditing. Population and refugees settlement. Irrigation and drainage. Agro-industrial projects. Agricultural planning and market research.Agriculture and Breeding Water and soils preservation. Livestock. Fish and pisciculture. Rural and peri-urban buildings, architecture. Rural infrastructures and roads. Dams and earth damsHousing, Environment and Hydro-electric stations and electrification.Energy Ecological energy sources. Unsanitary dwelling and shanty-town sanitation. Energy recuperation and recycling. Impact studies on the environment. Environmental licence and single licence. Ground study in the service stations, landfill sites. Hydrogeological studies and water catchments.Environmental Activities Projects of Land Consolidation. Help to the environmental policy in enterprise. Environmental training. Energetic AuditKINDS OF INTERVENTION Project identification and formulation. Feasibility studies, Detailed studies and tendering. Computerisation, GIS.For all these fields of Technical assistance.activity, Evaluation, impact assessment and socio-economic studies. Monitoring and works supervision.We carry out : Training and maintenance. Detail design studies. Turn-key projects. Management training. SME restructuration and PPP development.
HUMANS RESOURCESPermanent Team at Head Office and in our agencies (Africa, America, Asia and Europe). 25 Engineers and Graduates 5 Technicians, Topographers, Designers and OperatorsHead Office in BELGIUM (NAMUR) : Paul GATIN Chairman of the Board, CEO. Bruno DETIENNE Administrator, CFO. Pascal TORDEUR Administrator, Projects Director. Vincent LECLERCQ Projects Manager, Agronomist Engineer and Surveyor. Pierre SMITS Projects Manager, Agronomist Engineer. Med TALBAOUI Projects Manager, Hydrogeologist and Geotechnician. Nicolas GARDIN Projects Officer, Agronomist Engineer. Julien LEFEVERE Projects Officer, Geologist. Pascale LEVAUX Projects Officer, Economist and External Auditor. Maxime SLEGERS Projects Officer, French, English and Spanish Translator. Stéphane JEANPIERRE Projects Assistant, Quality Manager.Our Agency in BOLIVIA : Claude de PATOUL Representative, Agronomist Engineer and Economist.Our Agency in BULGARIA : Toshko TODOROV Representative, Chemical Engineer, Dipl. In Management IFAG. Emil DINKOV Representative Assistant, Bachelor in International Relations.Our Agency in BURKINA FASO : Thierry NORMAND Representative, Agronomist Engineer. Halimata OUEDRAOGO Project Officer, Bachelor in Political Sciences.Our Agency in BURUNDI: Isidore NZOBAMBONA Representative, Civil Hydraulician Engineer. Thomas DUBOIS Project Officer, Civil Engineer.Our Agency in LAOS Michel-Henri BOURGE Representative, Agronomist Engineer.Our Agency in RWANDA : Egbert HAMEL Representative, Agronomist Engineer. Lavuun VERSTRAETE Projects Officer, Agronomist Engineer, Expert in GIS. Pascal ZAHONERO Projects Officer, Ingénieur spécialisé en Aménagement Rural. Neil SIKUBWABO Projects Officer, Civil Engineer. Torbert MPANO Projects Officer, Civil Engineer. André CLAVAREAU Projects Officer, Civil Engineer. Angélique UMUTESI Administrative Manager, Bachelor in Environment and Agricultural Engineer. Aimé KARERA Administrative Assistant, Civil Engineer.
COUNTRIES OF ACTIVITIES AFRICA AMERICA ASIA EUROPE ALGERIA MADAGASCAR BOLIVIA AFGHANISTAN ALBANIA ANGOLA MALI DOMINICA ARMENIA BELGIUM DOMINICAN BENIN MAURITANIA BANGLADESH BULGARIA REPUBLIC BOTSWANA MOROCCO ECUADOR CAMBODIA FRANCE BURKINA FASO MOZAMBIQUE EL SALVADOR CHINA ROMANIA BURUNDI NAMIBIA GUATEMALA GAZA STRIP ESTONIA CAMEROON NIGER HAÏTI INDONESIA MACEDONIA CAPE VERDE NIGERIA HONDURAS IRAN MONTENEGRO CENTRAFRICA RWANDA JAMAICA JORDANIA SERBIA NICARAGUA CONGO RD SENEGAL KAZAKHSTAN SURINAM SOUTH DJIBOUTI LAOS AFRICA SAO TOME EGYPT LEBANON OCEANIA AND PRINCIPE WALLIS AND GABON SUDAN MALDIVES FUTUNA GHANA TANZANIA MYANMAR GUINEA TCHAD PAKISTAN IVORY COAST TOGO PALESTINA KENYA UGANDA TADJIKISTAN LESOTHO ZIMBABWE THAILAND LIBERIA UZBEKISTAN VIETNAMFUNDING AGENCIES WHERE SHER IS REGISTEREDBILATERAL GERMANY FRANCE LUXEMBURGCOOPERATION SWITZERLAND BELGIUM DENMARK ITALY CANADAMULTILATERAL AfDB (Tunis) AmDB (Washington) AsDB (Manila)COOPERATION WORLD BANK: BIRD, IDA (Washington) EBRD (London) BID (Jeddah) BOAD (Lomé) BADEA (Khartoum) FIDA (Roma) OPEC (Vienna) PNUE (Nairobi) EU (Brussels) UNDP (New-York) U.N.H.C.R. (Geneva) UNICEF (Copenhagen) BEI (Luxemburg) BCDE (Paris)TECHNICAL REFERENCESSHER Ingénieurs-Conseils s.a. has more than 700 projects : More than 20.000 water points worldwide (sources, wells). More than 1000 water supply networks deserving cities and rural zones. More than 100 urban sewer systems. More than 80 master plan for water supply and water resource Management. More than 60.000 ha of irrigated areas. More than 40 hydroelectric power plants. More than 30 dams and dykes. More than 5.000 km of rural tracks. More than 100 project’s evaluations. More than 50 technical assistance. More than 25 turnkey projects.