Background

The Engineering Consultancy for Constructive Development Efforts in Nepal Private Limited (ECoCoDE Nepal Pvt. Ltd.) is established as Multidisciplinary Engineering Consultant and registered in the concerned Ministry and Department of Government of Nepal under the Nepal Company Law in April 28, 2009 to render consulting services by a Group of Highly Experienced Engineers, Architects, geologists, Planners, Economists and Management Experts. Senior as well as young and energetic professionals who were actively engaged in consulting profession since the last one and half decades have established this company. The Directors and Shareholders, who have gained valuable experience working together with expatriate consultants and have successfully executed number of projects, are the asset and strength of the Company. Currently there are 8 nos. of shareholding professionals and more than 25 nos. of professionals’ staff in the Company. The Company will be fully equipped with modern office equipment and facilities. ECoCoDE Nepal Pvt. Ltd. has planned to participate in wide range of infrastructural development activities to contribute in National development to build New Nepal. ECoCoDE Nepal Pvt. Ltd. assists in formulating (Detail Engineering survey and design), relieving (construction management, construction supervision), identifying (Technical and socio-economic studies), and evaluating (fixed assets and benefits reviews etc). In order to accomplish the objectives of the firm, different experienced professionals’ experts and supporting staffs of young and energetic cadres are engaged and managed. They are available to the center as and when required for consultation, in order to ensure the highest level of services within the nation and outside nation in All Engineering along with Airports, Irrigation, Hydro-power, Water Supply, Socio-economic, Agriculture and other disciplines.

The objective of Firm is to provide cost effective high quality professional services to cater the diverse needs, professional ethic, timely performance; total quality assurance, client satisfaction and requirements of Government and Non-government Organization as well as individual client. It is the policy and practice of ECoCoDE Nepal Pvt. Ltd. to enter into association to the extent possible, with other national and international firms with the objective of combining the technical knowhow of several experts in the country and outside as well. Such practice, we believe, leads to the development of professionalisms and strengthening of the consulting industry of Nepal.

ECoCoDE Nepal P. Ltd. is a private limited consulting firm duly incorporated and registered with Government of Nepal, Department of Industries under the Company Act 2053 B.S. The company founded in 2066-01-15 (April 28, 2009) with a philosophy of using appropriate technology, training and technology transfer to help the sustainable development as well as human resources. The firm backed by a number of highly motivated energetic and result oriented professionals specialized in various technical, social and environmental disciplines. Apart from this, several professionals are also associated with the firm are the resource person whose services is being used as when needed.

The firm makes the necessary effort in designing development works by integrating different sectors through the involvement of appropriate professionals in order to make the development sustainable in the long run.

The consultant is established to render engineering consultancy services for various development activities in the country, which includes Planning & Designing, Civil Engineering , Geo-technical investigation works, Environmental studies, Development of land , Valuation and Loss Assessment of Properties & etc.

In civil engineering works various field like Highways, Bridge, Agriculture, Forestry and Socio- Economic studies, Water Resources and hydropower, Irrigation with surface as well as ground water use etc should be covered.

In Geo-technical Engineering works general geo-technical investigations, specialist services related to pavement design, foundation investigation for tower erection and structure designs, landslide exploration and design of associated land slide control measures, material survey are also carried out. Various soil investigation works are carried out in lab from sample extracted. In Environment Studies works Initial Environment Examination and Environment Impact Assessment of Hydropower project, roads projects, irrigation projects, water and waste water project, wet-lands etc as well as bio-engineering works and Environmental Management and Monitoring plan should be covered.

For the proper and managed housing system development by the optimization of land development should be possible. Similarly, the valuation of properties should be needed to know the value of such properties for selling, buying and banking mortgage for loan. At present this Firm has over 10 regular full time staff consists of civil engineers, socioeconomists, surveyors, agriculturist and administrative staffs as well as part time staff for community development and economy apart from the engineering disciplines.

FUNCTION
The main function of ECoCoDE Nepal Pvt. Ltd. is to provide:
» Project Identification, Preparation and Implementation Services.
» Institutional and Operational Assistance such as Management services, training extrusion devices etc.
» Opportunities to Local Professional to develop their Expertise and Promote Technology Transfer by working in Association with Expatriate Consultants.
» Advisory, Services to Governmental and Non-governmental Organizations, Corporations and Private Enterprises / Individuals.
» Negotiation and Arbitration services.

SCOPE OF SERVICES
» Preliminary Investigation and Studies
» Feasibility Studies
» Detailed Survey and Design
» Pre-qualification, Tender and Contract Documentation
» Construction Supervision
» Research and Design
» Post Construction Appraisal
» Preparation of Norms, Standards and Specifications, Valuation of the Properties
» Detailed Engineering and Supervision Works of Buildings, Roads, Bridges, Airports, Irrigation, Hydro power and Water Supply Projects.