Gatare Bridge

We are a team of volunteers from european engineering companies (Basler &Hofmann, Buro Happold, Pondio, ROD, Salfo, Setec) With Europengineers alongside the charity Bridges to Prosperity preparing to go to Rwanda in order to support a community of 2,704 members as they build a safe new footbridge: the Gatare Bridge. There are 178 children and 1,300 women who will be directly affected by the construction of Gatare Bridge. We are all leaving on 3rd November. This is our story.


Europengineers is a network of independent European Consultants and Engineers providing a comprehensive range of services throughout the world.


Basler & Hofmann

We are an independent engineering, planning and consulting company. We develop pioneering solutions for extensively used spaces. Specialists from over 30 disciplines work together to achieve this goal. Our joined-up thinking and our competency to see the big picture characterize our work.

BuroHappold Engineering

BuroHappold Engineering is an international, integrated engineering consultancy operating in 23 locations worldwide, with 60 partners and around 1,800 employees including some of the world’s leading consulting engineers. For 40 years we’ve been building our reputation for delivering creative, value led building and city solutions for an ever changing world.

Pondio Ingenieros

Somos 29 personas, la mitad de ellos con más de 12 años de experiencia. Mantenemos acuerdos con Universidades para la incorporación de estudiantes en prácticas durante el doctorado.

Pondio Ingenieros cuenta con quince ingenieros de grado máster, dos arquitectos técnicos y un grado de ingeniero.

Roughan & O’Donovan (ROD)

Roughan & O’Donovan (ROD) is one of Ireland’s leading civil, environmental and structural engineering consultancies. We plan, design and manage major infrastructure projects, both nationally and internationally. Our five key markets are bridges, buildings, environmental, transportation and water.

Notable projects in 2018 include the Northern Spire Bridge in Sunderland, England; 40km of the A6 in Northern Ireland; Dollymount Promenade Cycleway in Dublin; Irish Motorway Operation Services Enhancement and the National Children’s Hospital Satellite Centres in Dublin.

Salfo and Associates

Salfo and Associates was established in 1994 in Athens by professionals who, over the past twenty years, have distinguished themselves in the field of Technical Consulting Services both in Greece and abroad. Since the first years of our establishment, clients from the public and private sector have shown their preference and relied on us to be their partner in numerous complex and pioneering infrastructure projects, thus establishing SALFO as the leading engineering company in the Greek infrastructure market.

During the last decade, SALFO has strengthened its international presence, by establishing branch offices in Cyprus, the UAE, Qatar, Saudi Arabia , Oman and Eastern Europe. Since 2010 SALFO has significantly enriched its capabilities in architectural design and spatial planning by affiliating with the company Thymio Papayannis& Associates with more than 50 years of experience in this field of services.


setec was established in 1957, from the passion of its founders, Henri Grimond and Guy Saias, for engineering. For 60 years, the company has been contributing to innovation and technical excellence, in France and worldwide.

Starting in the 1960s, it gradually expanded through subsidiaries and international business. Among the world’s leaders in multidisciplinary engineering, it is owned by its engineers (254M annual revenue and 2400 employees). Our history has been written alongside the major constructions of recent decades : the Beijing Opera, the Kourou Space Center, the Grand Louvre, the Rotana Tower or the Riyadh metro…