Royal HaskoningDHV has been connecting people for 135 years. Together, through our expertise and passion, we have helped contribute to a better society and improved people’s lives with work underpinned by our sustainable values and goals.
We are an independent international engineering and project management consultancy leading the way in sustainable development and innovation.
Our 6,000 colleagues, working from permanent offices in more than 30 countries on projects in some 150 countries, are committed to our promise to enhance society together.
We are driving positive change through innovation and technology, helping clients use resources more efficiently and creating solutions which connect with people to make their lives easier, happier and safer.Connecting lives is our history and our future. We are connected through a passion to work on projects that matter and to engineer solutions for our clients that go beyond the original brief. We are connected through work that is enhancing society, contributing to a more sustainable future for our children and our children’s children.
Royal HaskoningDHV in Turkey
Royal HaskoningDHV TR Engineering Inc. (RHDHV-TR) is the Turkish arm of the global Royal HaskoningDHV group.
Since 1992, we have delivered large scale geotechnical and environmental projects & assessments across the country, spanning diverse sectors and industries such as oil and gas, petrochemical, construction, electricity distribution, pharma, chemical, real estate and energy/renewable energy.
Based in Istanbul and Ankara, our team of talented experts are deploying the latest digital technologies and applying innovative solutions to connect, advance and enhance society.
Using our local expertise and global resources, we are committed to helping our clients to plan, design and build a more sustainable future together.
What we do
As a world-leading engineering consultancy, we focus on sustainable development and innovation in many fields including infrastructure, urban and rural development, industry, transport, water and energy.
RHDHV-TR aims to achieve positive impact through partnership. With an overarching promise to enhance society together, we collaborate with clients, stakeholders and partners to make their vision and ambitions a reality. Our innovative, integrated and sustainable solutions create a better and brighter future for all by:
Connecting:we create integrated solutions that connect with people to make their lives easier, happier and safer.
Changing:we drive positive change through digital innovation and technology, helping clients operate more efficiently and use resources more sustainably.
Creating: we design tools, strategies and infrastructure to address the growing challenges of urbanisation, climate change and population growth.
Founded in 1992 in Istanbul, the company was originally known as the ELC Group. It was incorporated into Royal HaskoningDHV’s structure in August 2012 and we changed our name to Royal HaskoningDHV TR Engineering Inc. (RHDHV-TR) in May 2018.
Environmental Advisory Group Director
Arzu Firidin is the Director of the Environmental Advisory Group at RHDHV-TR, a post she has held since August 2017. Arzu has extensive management experience of both national as well as international projects – including environmental and social impact assessments (E(S)IAs, environmental and social due diligence (ESDDs), soil and groundwater investigations, environmental risk analyses, waste and hazardous waste management.
Since joining RHDHV-TR in Istanbul, Arzu has also set up and implemented Environmental Management Systems as a certificated Lead Auditor (IRCA approved).
She has worked for national and international clients in various industrial sectors and has been influential as the Project Manager on diverse projects ranging from TurkStream EIA, SouthStream EIA and ESIA, Natural Gas Extraction Facility ESDD, Acibadem and Memorial Hospitals ESDD amongst others.
Dr. Görkem İçöz
Geotechnical Advisory Group Director
Dr. Görkem İçöz is the Director of the Geotechnical Advisory Group based in Istanbul. Görkem joined RHDHV-TR in September 2017 given his extensive experience of geotechnical field applications, consulting and project management both nationally and internationally.
Görkem has participated in many fields of geotechnical and earthquake engineering fields such as deep excavation support systems, site specific earthquake hazard assessments, reinforced earth wall design and soil improvement systems. He is also a part time lecturer at Kultur University’s Geotechnical Engineering Department.
RHDHV-TR also holds certificates for ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001 and ISO 9001: 2015 Management Systems (details on our certificates)