EFCA Annual Conference : current information

At the annual conference of the European Federation of Engineering Consultancy Associations, which started today in Copenhagen (Denmark), took place the meeting of the General Assembly of EFCA.

Association Consulting Engineers Ireland conference, which took place at Chartered Accountants House, Pearse Street, Dublin. Picture Colm Mahady / Fennells - Copyright© Fennell Photography 2016.

During the session of the General Assembly Mr.Kevin Rudden entered upon office as the EFCA President elected June 2, 2016 in Sofia (Bulgaria), Director General of the international consulting and engineering company «Garland». He will stay in line of duty as a President on a three years term.

In his speech, Mr. Rudden said he will focus his activities on the development of a business environment conducive to ensure the competitiveness of the EFCA members for the global market.

Mr. Rudden is Dip.Eng.and member of the Association of Consulting Engineers of Ireland (ACEI). Since October 1999, he has acted as director, and since 2011 – CEO.

Kevin Rudden has extensive experience in planning, design, procurement, cost control and in implementation of large-scale civil and infrastructure projects. He was responsible for planning, design and construction supervision of various business parks, airports, health care and industrial facilities.

Kevin Rudden is a member of such organizations as the Construction Safety Partnership and Construction Advisory Committee as the multisectoral authorities on Safety & Health.

He was one of the founders of the Association of Consulting Engineers of Ireland, the the Construction Safety Partnership and Construction Advisory Committee since 2005, he was responsible for coordinating the activities of these institutions in terms of safety and construction health.

Interstate Consultants Engineers Guild congratulates Mr. Rudden with the the beginning of the duties of the EFCA President and wishes him success and creative inspiration!