Tauw Group is an international firm of consulting engineers with branches in the Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, France, Spain and Italy with over 1,000 employees. In the Netherlands the organisation operates as Tauw bv and Atrivé bv. Tauw supports clients in a responsible way with clear recommendations taking into account all aspects in the field of the environment, safety, energy, water and the living environment.
Tauw is a founding member firm of the CAT Alliance Ltd. (CAT), an international business consultancy, supporting global transactions and other corporate assessments of environmental, engineering, and other risks services from Europe, the Americas, and Asia.
CAT is a joint venture among three leading consultancies - COWI (centered on Scandinavia), Geosyntec Consultants (centered on the United States) and Tauw (centered on Western Europe) to provide environmental due diligence (EDD) and environmental business consultancy in connection with mergers, acquisitions, delistings, IPO's, etc..
CAT companies provide their multinational clients with local, highly trained environmental professionals who understand country-specific regulations in context with international expectations and corporate requirements throughout the world. The joint venture enables partner firms to collaboratively deliver environmental consulting services in Europe, Asia, Australia, and the Americas.
Collectively, the CAT companies and their partners have more than 13,000 staff and offices in 50 countries.