As a consulting company funded in 1995, HYDRO-R&D is active in all aspects related to water professions: research and development of the water resources, their protection, economic and environmental aspects for human, agricultural, pastoral and fish-breeding purposes.


HYDRO-R&D delivers consulting services and technical assistance to formulate, implement and monitor programmes and projects financed by international donors, national institutions and the private sector, in the fields of water, environment and rural development.

Feasibility and formulation studies
Hydrological and hydrogeological surveys
Geological and geophysics studies
Technical and operational studies
Underground water modelling and water table protection
Geographical Information Systems
Institutional support and training
Technical Assistance

More than 20 years of experience around the world.

Europe: Belgium, France, Ireland, Luxembourg, United Kingdom, Serbia

Africa: South Africa, Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroun, Cap-Verde, Congo (RD), Ivory Coast, Djibouti, Egypt, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Kenya, Lesotho, Mali, Morocco, Madagascar, Mauritania, Namibia, Niger, Uganda, Central Africa Republic, Rwanda, Senegal, Tanzania, Chad, Togo, Tunisia

Asia – Middle East:
Afghanistan, Saudi Arabia, Azerbaijan, China,
Laos, Russia, Palestine, Vietnam, Yemen
Pacific: Fiji, Tonga, Kiribati, Samoa,
Nauru, Vanuatu

America: Bolivia, Equator, Grenada &
Cariacou, Haiti



Water supply and distribution in urban and rural areas
Hydrogeology, Geophysics
Hydrology, surface and underground water management
Thermal, electrical and photovoltaic pumping systems
Drinking water treatment
Mines and quarries dewatering


Environmental impact assessments
Natural resource management
Pollution and contamination assessments
Geographical Information Systems
Environmental mapping and planning
Sanitation, waste water treatment
Dumping control

Rural development

Irrigation – Drainage
Watershed management
Hydro-agricultural development
Water management – Flood control
Water and soil protection
Erosion control
Institutional strengthening


Jean-Claude Ceuppens

Hydrogeologist – EurGeol – Hydrogeology, institutional development, IWRM

Michel Vander Stricht

Hydrogeologist – Geophysicist - Geophysics, hydrogeology, modelling

Michel Grauwels

Rural Engineer – Hydro-agricultural development, erosion and flood control, hydrology


N° d’entreprise (TVA) BE 0456 066 581
48 rue Piette B-1325 Longueville Belgique


N° d’entreprise (TVA) BE 0896 110 744
940, Chaussée de Marche B-5100 Naninne

Since 2016, HYDRO R&D has joined ALMADIUS

to respond to your new projects. We invite you to contact the office ALMADIUS, which has our full confidence to cover our areas of expertise. Founded in 2008 (in particular by a former HYDRO R&D employee), ALMADIUS currently brings together the skills of some fifteen engineers and experts and scientists, and is active worldwide.

ALMADIUS is independent of any financial or industrial group. ALMADIUS services cover the entire life cycle of projects, in the following areas:

  • water and sanitation;
  • buildings;
  • infrastructure and civil engineering,
  • networks, hydraulic works;
  • environment, health and safety at work;
  • solid waste management and mining waste;
  • energy and geothermal energy;
  • research and development.