United Engineers Limited ( the “Company” or “UEL”, along with its subsidiary group, the “Group”) is among the top pioneer’s companies in Singapore which played a great and integral role in the economic and physical transformation of the country. United Engineers Limited building on the early engineering roots, evolved to be a dynamic corporation having the main business activities hospitality and property rental, engineering and distribution, current manufacturing and property development.
United Engineers Limited Developer for Real Estate in Singapore
There have been numerous iconic buildings developed by the United Engineer Limited which defines the landscape of Singapore that includes: UE BizHub EAST, UE Square( currently the UE BizHub CITY), orchard gateway, and one-north mixed-use development which comprises, Rochester Mall, The Rochester, and Park Rochester Avenue. The place also owns stable shopping malls that comprise; UE Square-shopping Mall, Seletar Mall, Rochester Mall and it also manages serviced apartments, convention center, park avenue hotels chain, and serviced offices. Their latest project will be Dairy Farm Residences at Hillview Avenue MRT Station.
United Engineers Limited Economic and Physical Transformation of Singapore
Singapore Commerce International Chamber honored United Engineer Limited to being the oldest company number 11. In 2002, Singapore National Board of Heritage marked the Company a historic site. With recognition towards the company’s contribution in the development of Singapore in the past decades, United Engineer Limited got the Singapore Jubilee Golden Business Award which was organized by the Singapore Corporate Regulatory Authority, Accounting, Business Federation, and the DP Information Group.
Buildings by United Engineers Limited
United Engineer Limited greatly contributed to the economic and physical transformation of Singapore. With more than 100 years history, innovations of United Engineer Limited are widely spread in current local landmark structures including; British High Commission, OCBC Centre, Cavenagh Bridge, and Singapore Supreme Court. The Company has so far won many awards over the past years. The flagship building of United Engineer Limited, UE BizHub CITY, became the historic site marked by Singapore National Board of Heritage.
The history of United Engineers Limited can be overlooked back in the nineteenth century the period when Howarth Erskine & Co. That was founded in 1875 and Riley Hargreaves & Co. founded in 1865 merged hence forming the United Engineers Limited. During the early periods, the company’s main business was manufacturing, supplying, and importing heavy equipment that was needed at that time in the industry. Most of the United Engineers Limited’s projects and operations were destroyed in the Second World War. However, when the war was over, the United Engineers Limited again stood up and established its business again hence striving and became the main player in the ship repair sectors and thriving shipbuilding.