Dr. Eng. Faruk KABA
Co-owner, Co-founder, Senior Technical Consultant
With 47 years of road and highway study and design experience, he is the most experienced engineer of this field in Albania. More than 3000km of road design hold his signature. He graduated in 1968 from the Polytechnic University of Tirana in the Civil Engineering Faculty and was assigned the Paving department of the Roads and Railways Study and Design State Institute in 1972. From 1980 until 1990 he was Director of the Study and Design Directory of the Ministry of Communications. He established InfraTransProject in 1991 with a group of experienced colleagues while still working in the state Institute of Roads and Railways Study and Design and the state Institute for Construction Technologies as Responsible for Technical Standards in Road and Highway Design sector. In 1994, after several years of efforts to establish a state agency for managing the road network of the country, he became the first General Director of the General Roads Directory. From 1995 to present day he holds the position of Managing Director and Technical Director of InfraTransProject. He is permanent Member of the National Council of Roads headed by the Prime Minister. He established with a group of consulting engineers in 2000 the Albanian Association of Consulting Engineers and has been since then its President. AACE has organised so far the only two major international events on roads (The First Albanian Congress on Roads and the Second International Congress of Roads in Albania). He has been member of the New York Science Academy since 2004. Since 1985 he holds the Doctor of Science degree (PhD). From 1984 to 1993 he has lectured “Roads and their Construction” classes in the Polytechnic University of Tirana.
Eng. Piro BEDO
Co-founder, Structural Engineer and Head of Structural Department
Eng. Bedo is together with Dr. Eng. Kaba one of the founders of InfraTransProject. He is also the most experienced engineer in the field of road and railway structures in Albania with over 50 years of experience, period in which he has contributed in various state institutions and private sector. He has graduated from the Polytechnic University of Tirana in the Civil Engineering Faculty. He has served as transport infrastructure project supervisor for more than two decades in different state institutions and then has been involved in the private sector. An extended expertise in structures and especially in bridges has put his name on the top of Albanian structural engineers. During the 2nd International Congress on Roads in Albania, he was awarded the “Karl Gega”- The Pride of Albanian Engineering prize for the special contribution in the development of the country’s structural engineering and the special contribution for future generations of structural engineers.
Eng. Rezart ARKAXHIU
Deputy Managing Director, Structural & Road Engineer
A young but already quite experienced engineer who has climbed the steps to the top of InfraTransProject thanks to his dedication and professional abilities. Graduated as MSc in Structural Engineering from the Polytechnic University of Tirana in the Civil Engineering Faculty in 2008, he has already accumulated a considerable number of projects in his personal experience. In 2013 he also finished the MSC degree in Transport Systems Planning, Traffic Planning and Road Signage.