Cardno IT Transport is a leading international consultancy specialising in the development of transport and other infrastructure in developing countries.

We are one of the few leading consulting companies that advocate the necessity of taking a broad view of development and the role transport can play. This view encompasses institutional, economic, social, governance and technical aspects with an overarching poverty reduction objective. Our broad areas of expertise include:

  • Preparation and review of infrastructure policy and strategy
  • Analysis of policy and strategic options

  • Transport and access need assessment
  • Preparation of projects and programmes
  • Multi-modal transport planning
  • Financial, social and economic appraisal of projects and programmes
  • Project/programme financing issues including the involvement of private sector, local government bodies etc.
  • Risk assessment & risk management

  • Physical implementation of projects and programmes
  • Employment intensive construction methods
  • Project management support
  • Construction economics including quantity surveying, cost modelling, life-cycle costing
  • Contract procurement and contract administration including tender management, bid evaluation, performance specification etc.
  • Involvement of beneficiary groups, local government bodies, Community-based organisations in the physical implementation
  • Maintenance management
  • Transparency and accountability

  • Environmental assessment and mitigation measures
  • Gender issues in infrastructure development
  • Community participation in Infrastructure planning and implementation
  • Governance issues in infrastructure planning and development
  • Applying Rights Based Approaches to project implementation

  • Technical, managerial and financial capacity development~
  • Planning and implementation of training program

  • Assessment of mobility needs
  • Transport services related policy and strategy
  • Design, development, dissemination and audit of appropriate transport means

  • Process-progress monitoring
  • On-going and impact evaluation
  • Technical & financial audit

  • Economic, social and environmental sustainability aspects
  • Appropriate Technology
  • Appraisal of low-volume roads

Head Office
Cardno IT Transport
Oxford House

Oxford Road




United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0)1844 216 500

Fax: +44 (0)1844 261 593
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I.T. Transport Limited trading as Cardno I.T. Transport