BACKGROUND AND OVERVIEW
RPMC is an independent, multidisciplinary consulting organization based in Bangladesh. RPMC was founded in 1990 as a single ownership entity, and then in 1994 it was incorporated as a limited company with the Registrar of Joint Stock Companies, Bangladesh. Its head office and several project offices are located in Dhaka; other fully-equipped project offices are located outside Dhaka. RPMC employs about 250 professionals, 50 technical sub-professionals, and 80 administrative support staff in ongoing projects. At its headquarters, RPMC maintains core administrative staff comprising 20 members, and senior professionals, numbering about ten for management, supervision and backstopping services to projects, and also for short-term assignments.
RPMC provides technical and management services to all major development sectors encompassing both public and private sector development activities. It offers comprehensive services in areas including identification, planning, design, implementation, management, technology transfer, institution and capacity building, out sourcing professionals and sub-professionals to GOB, private sectors and international agencies, and human resource development. Nevertheless, the firm prefers to involve in-house professionals and associate consultants as far as possible to increase ownership to the projects.
RPMC has been involved in more than 174 projects of which about a third have been outside of Bangladesh: in Pakistan, India, China, Nepal, North Korea, Thailand, Sri Lanka, the Philippines, Myanmar, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Suriname, Laos, Iran, Italy, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Egypt, Moldova, Turkey, Yemen, the Gambia and Afghanistan. Currently, RPMC is involved in implementation of 14 major ongoing projects. Clients of RPMC include ADB, CIDA, Danida, EU, GTZ, IDA, IDB, IFAD, JBIC, UNDDSMS, UNDP, UNOPS, UNHCR and the World Bank.
RPMC is registered with various multi-lateral and bi-lateral aid / donor agencies and GOB ministries, departments and agencies. More information on RPMC Ltd. can be found at its website: http://www.rpmcl.net.
|RPMC provides technical and management services to all the major sectors of development. More specifically, the firm offers comprehensive specialist services in the areas of:|
The Company is able to offer the highest level of
consultancy services in the field of rural and urban infrastructure,
small and large water resources development, rural development,
agriculture, education, poverty alleviation, environment, fisheries
and livestock, human resources development and training, etc. The
staff members employed by the Company are highly qualified and
vastly experienced in their own particular fields of expertise.
Moreover, the Company maintains a retinue of highly qualified specialists who are on-call for any specialised services requiring expert involvement. In addition, a large number of qualified technical and office support staff are employed by the Company.
The major professional categories include (alphabetically):
Agronomists / Agriculturists
Community Development Specialists
Cooperatives and Beneficiary Mobilization Specialists
Credit / Micro-finance Specialists
Disaster Management Specialists
Economists / Financial Analysts
Educationalists / HRD and Training Specialists
Environment / Netural Resources Management Specialists / Forestry Specialists
Fisheries and Aquaculture Specialists
Gender and Development Specialists
Institutional Development Specialists
Land Acquisition / Social Safeguard Specialists
Legal Affairs Experts
M&E / Project Management Experts
Micro-Enterprise / IGA Specialists
MIS / GIS Specialists
Participatory Development Specialists
Public Awareness Specialists
Resettlement and Social Safeguards Specialists
Roads and Highway Engineers
Rural Development Specialists
Sociologists / Social Analysts
Software and Hardware Engineers
Soils and Land Use Experts
Structural Design and Foundation Engineers
Water Resources Engineers / Hydrologists
Water Supply & Sanitation / Municipal Engineers