Dr. Georg Mehlhart
Dr. Georg Mehlhart
Dr. Georg Mehlhart

Dr. Georg Mehlhart

Deputy Head of Division
Resources & Transport

Special Expertise

Consultancy for national und international institutions and enterprises for the implementation of sustainable water and waste management. Experienced project leader of international and intercultural projects.

Key Projects

2008 – 2013:
“Assistance in the implementation and operation of the European Environmental Data Centre for waste”
, in cooperation with: ARGUS GmbH (Germany), Kopenhagen Ressource Institut (Denmark) und Eunomia (UK). Commissioned by the European Commission / Eurostat). Georg Mehlhart is Team Leader, Project Manager and Senior Expert for selected issues as for instance end-of-life vehicles).


2006 – 2007:
„Development of Master Plan, Feasibility Study and Cohesion Fund Application for the water sector in 27 municipalities in 5 counties in Romania“
in cooperation with MVV Consulting. Commissioned by the Ministry of Water and Environment, Romania. Georg Mehlhart was assigned as Key Expert for EIA, water permits, and sludge disposal strategy.

2003 – 2006:
Regional Solid Waste Management Project in Mashreq and Maghreb countries (Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Syria, Tunisia, and West Bank and Gaza).
An International Consortium (IC) formed by GTZ GmbH / ERM / GKW has been contracted by the World Bank to provide expertise in implementing the project. (funded by EC and executed by World Bank). Georg Mehlhart was assigned as Key Expert: on behalf of the IC for all items related with PSP in Waste Sector.


1998 – 2006:
Chairmen of the expert group on grey water recycling of the German Association for Rainwater Harvesting and Water Utilisation (fbr): Publication of the Regulatory Guide H 201: ”Greywater recycling, planning fundamentals and operation information”


Professional Training and Career

2004 – 2009:
Managing Director of PLEJADES OOD, Sofia (Bulgarien)

2004 – 2008:
Authorised signatory of PLEJADE GmbH, Griesheim

2002 – 2008:
Employee of PLEJADES GmbH, Griesheim

1996 – 2002:
Employee of Büro Umweltplanung Bullermann und Schneble GmbH, Darmstadt


Graduation with Dr.-Ing.

1994 – 1995:
Lecturer at Universität Gh Kassel

1990 – 1994:
Research Associate at Universität Gh Kassel

1989 – 1990:
Employee of Technologieberatung Grundwasser und Umwelt GmbH, Tochtergesellschaft der Björnsen Beratende Ingenieure GmbH

Degree with Dipl.-Ing. Bauingenieurwesens an der TU Darmstadt

Language Skills

German: mother tongue

English: business fluent

Italian: basic