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INFRAM is an independent company, founded in 1994. It provides consulting services through support of policy and governance agencies on a national level, and internationally through specialist advice and process consultancy. INFRAM
serves EU, national and regional governmental bodies. INFRAM’s advisors provide working methods for integrating knowledge having roots in both science and policy (coastal region management, coastal engineering, civil engineering,
geomatics, science of public administration, science of business administration, rural development, risk analysis, education and training, psychology, a.o.). INFRAM organizational structure is flat and simple: two directors lead a management team of senior consultants, who all lead a sector team and are responsible of the following fields:

  • Policy and Public Administration: Development and implementation of strategies and policy; definition of policy goals; decision making processes; administration and governmental authorities and responsibilities.
  • Infrastructure Development: Design of management organizations; definition and implementation of information and financial processes; procedures and analyses; public-private partnership (PPP).
  • Infrastructure Management: Asset management; translation of policy goals into functional en technical norms; sector analyses and surveys; Life Cycle Cost Management, Social-economic cost benefit analyses.
  • Flood Defense: Integrated coastal zone and river management; flood protection and safety; design and risk analyses;
  • Knowledge Systems: Information requirement analyses; decision support systems; information acquisition plans; implementation of management systems; remote sensing consultancy.

Publications (2)  Top | Persons | Projects 
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  • Peer reviewed article Penning-Rowsell, E.C.; de Vries, W.S.; Parker, D.J.; Zanuttigh, B.; Simmonds, D.; Trifonova, E.; Hissel, F.; Monbaliu, J.; Lendzion, J.; Ohle, N.; Diaz, P.; Bouma, T. (2014). Innovation in coastal risk management: An exploratory analysis of risk governance issues at eight THESEUS study sites. Coast. Eng. 87: 210-217. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.coastaleng.2013.12.005, more
  • de Vries, W.S.; Zanuttigh, B.; Steendam, G.J.; Kloosterboer, H.; van der Nat, A.; Graaff, H. (2011). Integrating science and policy for creating tools for safer European coasts in a changing climate. Paper presentation at the 25th ICID European Regional Conference, May 16-20, 2011, Groningen, the Netherlands. INFRAM: Marknesse. 9 pp., more

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  • CLASH: Crest Level Assessment of coastal Structures by full scale monitoring, neural network prediction and Hazoa analysis on permissible wave overtopping, more
  • FLOODsite: Integrated Flood Risk Analysis and Management Methodologies, more
  • THESEUS: Innovative coastal technologies for safer European coasts in a changing climate, more

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THESEUS is funded by the European Commission within FP7-THEME 6 - Environment, including climate.
Grant 244104
1 December 2009 - 30 November 2013
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