About Us

Over 40 years ago, SHELADIA was founded with a mission to develop stronger physical connectivity throughout the world. Today, with more than 1000 projects from nearly 300 clients in almost 70 countries, we continue to connect people and places.




We have grown our capabilities to address an array of infrastructure design and construction needs across the globe including:

Within these sectors, both domestically and internationally, we have proven capabilities organizing and managing multi-disciplinary teams of local and international consultants. This worldwide experience along with the growth of our technical expertise, has also taught us that beyond a project’s physical components, building strong human and institutional capacity is often the most crucial element to success.

Our staff and associates combine technical competence, managerial efficiency and integrity, and effective inter-personal skills to provide outstanding service in a variety of cultures, conditions, and time frames. Ultimately, Sheladia’s unique approach provides our clients with a holistic perspective to deliver quality, sustainable solutions every time.

SHELADIA is a multi-disciplinary international consulting firm with demonstrated experience in Structures and Facilities, Transportation Infrastructure, and Water Resources & Sanitation. The firm provides project development services that include:

Economic and financial analysis

Policy design and institutional strengthening

Planning and feasibility studies

Detailed engineering design

Environmental and social studies

Procurement assistance and management

Maintenance planning and management

Construction supervision/management

Monitoring and evaluation

SHELADIA is a Minority-Owned Business Enterprise with its Corporate Headquarters located in Rockville, MD and serving the metropolitan Washington, D.C. area and with international offices located in Afghanistan, Cambodia, Ethiopia, India, Indonesia, Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda.