ENCORD Members

ENCORD’s members are leading European contractors and suppliers of construction material. The companies are strongly devoted to R&D for increased competitiveness and growth.  Read on below for more detailed information on our members.

 ACCIONA Infraestructuras, S.A. is the leading company of the Infrastructure Division of ACCIONA. The strong growth of its parent companies has made ACCIONA Infraestructuras into one of the leaders in the Spanish construction sector, with noteworthy international operations that currently involve over thirty countries.

Ignacio Calvo Herrera | Acciona R&D Department Director
Javier Bonilla | European R&D Manager

Autodesk-logo-color-text-black-rgb-large Autodesk, Inc., is a leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software. Since its introduction of AutoCAD software in 1982, Autodesk continues to develop the broadest portfolio of 3D software for global construction markets.

John Adams | Industry Strategy Manager, Building Construction, EMEA.

BB Balfour Beatty is a world-class infrastructure services business operating across the infrastructure lifecycle, with leading positions in major markets. In over 80 countries, in diverse markets and economies, we provide the assets societies need to function, develop and thrive.

John Dunne | Head of Global Health & Safety Practices

bam  The Royal BAM Group is a 125 year old group of companies, active in design, engineering and construction. Activities range from housing, and general contracting to specialised work such as marine construction, and large infrastructural works.


Menno de Jonge |Director Digital Construction at Royal BAM Group nv 

 Bouygues BOUYGUES TRAVAUX PUBLICS, is a world specialist for large civil works project like Tunnels, Bridges, Highways, Harbour, Power Plant, Water and Sewage Treatment plant, etc. We demonstrate our capacity to manage large projects during all phases in France and International.

Thierry Juif | Sustainable Construction & Open Innovation Manager

Consolidated Contractors Company (CCC) CCC is a multinational construction company operating in the Middle East, Africa, Europe, the Carribean, Central America, C.I.S and South East Asia, with its main office in Athens, Greece. In more than five decades of operation, CCC has grown to become one of the leading contractors in the international construction field, with over 70,000 employees composed of more than 60 nationalities. CCC provides Engineering, Project Management, Procurement and Construction services for Buildings, Civil and Municipal Works, Pipelines (Oil, Gas and Water), Petrochemical Plants and Refineries, Industrial Plants, Marine Works

Zuhair Haddad | Vice President Corporate Affairs & IT
David Hancock | Senior Project Coordinator

Doka Doka is a world leader in developing, manufacturing and distributing formwork technology for use in all fields of the construction sector. With more than 160 sales and logistics facilities in over 70 countries, the Doka Group has a highly efficient distribution network which ensures that equipment and technical support are provided swiftly and professionally. An enterprise forming part of the Umdasch Group, the Doka Group employs a worldwide workforce of more than 7000.

Ludwig Pekarek | COO/CTO
Thomas Edelmann | Director R&D

 Dragados is a general and specialized contractor with activities in civil works structures, tunnels, engineering, hydraulics, transport infrastructure, building construction, restoration, real estate activities, off-shore, energy, water cycling, community services, environmental control, integral maintenance, social equipment and services (integral services).

Elena Martin | Head of R&D Projects in Civil Construction
Miguel Segarra | Head of RDI

FCC – Fomento de Construcciones y Contratas, S.A. – is the controlling company of the leading Spanish construction firm. It works as general contractor in the whole range of construction works and services, such as highways, hydraulic and marine works, air and rail transport, housing, non-residential building, refurbishment and maintenance, concessions, infrastructure maintenance, oil and gas pipelines, etc., either in Spain or abroad.

Antonio Burgueño | Director of Innovation

Ferrovial Agromán is, with more than 80 years of experience, one of the world’s leading construction companies with international presence in more than 50 countries and projects on five continents. Apart from its expansion and consolidation in other European and Latin American countries, Ferrovial Agromán has focussed part of its future growth in the United Kingdom, Poland, Eastern European countries and United States through its subsidiaries.

Laura Tordera | Head of R&D
Juan Elizaga Corrales | Director of Institutional Relations and R&D&I


With some 22,000 employees, in more than 120 countries around the world, HILTI provides leading-edge technology to the global construction industry. Hilti products, systems and services offer the construction professional innovative solutions with outstanding added value.

Hilti excels through outstanding innovation, top quality, direct customer relations and effective marketing. The company upholds a clear value orientation. Integrating the interests of all the company’s partners – customers, suppliers and employees – into its strategy and actively honoring its social and ecological responsibility creates the foundation of trust that makes possible the long-term success of the company.

Andreas Bong | Senior Vice President Corporate Research & Technology

HOCHTIEF is one of Europe’s leading players in the construction industry. As one of Europe’s leading civil engineering companies, HOCHTIEF is expanding continuously into the broader fields of construction related services. The related range of services comprises design, finance, build and operate for every type of project. As a result, HOCHTIEF is taking its own unique stand as system leader for complex construction-related projects on a national and international scale.

Hans-Wilhelm Dorgarten | Department Manager Consult Infrastructure

Implenia Implenia, Switzerland’s leading construction and construction services company, also has a strong position in the German, Austrian and Scandinavian infrastructure markets. Established in 2006, Implenia can look back on around 150 years of construction tradition. It brings the expertise of its highly skilled sectorial and regional units together under the roof of a company active throughout Europe. With its integrated business model and specialists operating in all areas of construction, the Group can manage a building project through its entire lifecycle and deliver work that is economical, integrated and customer-centric. The focus is on striking a sustainable balance between financial success and social and environmental responsibility. Implenia has its headquarters in Dietlikon near Zurich and employs approximately 8100 people around Europe. The company is listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange (IMPN, CH0023868554).

Dr. Jörg Kaiser | Head Technical Center
Frank Becker | Head HSE Europe

NCC is one of the leading construction and property-developing companies in the Nordic region. NCC develops residential and commercial property projects and builds offices, industrial facilities, housing, roads, civil engineering structures and telecommunications infrastructure.

Christina Claeson-Jonsson | Director of Research and Development
Pekka Kiuru | Senior Vice President Business Development

The OHL Group is one of the biggest construction, concessions and services groups in Spain with a track record of over 95 years and a noteworthy presence in 21 countries on four different continents.
Main business lines are construction (domestic, abroad, industrial), infrastructure concessions, environmental services, urban and infrastructure services and developments. Associated activities are engineering and design, maintenance and operation.

Miguel Amérigo | Head of R,D and Innovation at OHL Construction

TD2  Having started its activity in 1921, Teixeira Duarte is now leading one of the largest Portuguese Economic Groups. Based on its structuring values: Ability, Efficiency, Pledge, Truth, Commitment, Reliability and Respect, Teixeira Duarte continue performing its mission: Execute, contributing towards the construction of a better world.

Rita Moura | Project Manager Innovation Management

Uponor is a leading international supplier of plumbing and heating systems for the residential and commercial building markets. In Europe, Uponor is also a prominent regional supplier of municipal infrastructure pipe systems. The Group’s key applications are sold in over one hundred countries.

Ilari Aho | Vice President New Business Development and CSR
Thomas Vogel | Manager Indoor Climate Systems Development

Veidekke1 Veidekke  is the largest Norwegian construction company and the fourth largest in Scandinavia. Veidekke’s business involves a network of Scandinavian construction operations, rehabilitation work, major heavy construction contracts and development of dwellings for the company’s own account as well as buildings for public use. Other business segments are asphalt operations, production of crushed stone and gravel (aggregates) and maintenance of public roads.

Steinar Stake | Head of H&S

VINCI is the world’s leading company for concessions, construction and related services. VINCI designs, finances, builds and manages infrastructures and facilities for public sector and private organisations. The group has a presence in over 100 countries, through 3000 companies. It operates in four different lines of business: Concessions, Energy and Information , Roads and Construction. In each one it holds a leading position in Europe and around the world.
VINCI Construction UK is an international developer with three inter-related businesses in Housing, Property and Construction. Its principal areas of activity are in the UK, USA, Canada, Spain, and Africa.

Christophe Gobin | Head of R&D

Rennie Chadwick | Managing Director Technology Division
Russell Matthews, R. | Technology Director

 Ed. Züblin AG ranks amongst the top German construction companies. Founded in 1898 and based in Stuttgart, Züblin operates worldwide with more than 70 branch offices and subsidiaries. Züblin covers all fields of construction services with particular expertise in tunnel design and construction, ground engineering and demanding turnkey projects.

Norbert Pralle | Head Development & Innovation, Chairman of ENCORD
Rainer Bareiss | Sub-Division Manager Turnkey Construction