FICHTNER, established in 1922, is one of the leading independent technical consultancy firms and has a total staff strength of about 1800 consisting mainly of experienced engineers but also complemented by economists, management consultants and IT experts. FICHTNER is active in the four business sectors of Energy, Renewable Energies & Environment, Water & Infrastructure and Consulting & IT.
FICHTNER’s key plus factor is its blend of interdisciplinary expertise and the integrated approach it takes to its projects combining know-how and experience from all its four business sectors. Classical engineering services coupled with management consulting are effectively complemented by IT services.
FICHTNER’s strength lies in its handling of complex and multidisciplinary projects in close proximity to its clients. With its more than 100 branches and project offices, 22 subsidiaries as well as local cooperation partners, Fichtner is represented in over 60 countries and has gained project experience in more than 170 countries.
FICHTNER has been active in Africa for more than 45 years and provides engineering and consultancy services along the entire value chain of infrastructure projects. To date, FICHTNER has completed hundreds of projects in more than 50 African countries. Such projects include power generation; renewable energies such as hydropower, solar (PV and CSP), geothermal energy, wind power and bioenergy as well as hybrid systems; power transmission & distribution and power system management; water supply and sanitation; as well as business and management consultancy.