Urban Intregrated Consultants, Inc. (UICI)

Status: Active 
Member Since: 09/26/2009 
Specialization: Engineering Consultancy  
Contact Person: Mr. Efren L. David 
Position: President 
Telephone No.: +632 927 7547, +632 927 6705, +632 927 1355, +632 929 7902, +632 927 7540, +632 928 5481  
Fax No.: +632 927 8603 
Address: G/F UICI Corporate Center  
  No. 8 Lands Street VASRA, Diliman 
City: Quezon City 
Country: Philippines 
Zip code: 1128 
Email Address: bdg_uici@yahoo.com 
Website: http://www.uici.com.ph 

In the 25-year period of its existence, Urban Integrated Consultants, Inc. (UICI) has carried out a large number of projects across several sectors all over the Philippines and other ASEAN countries. In the past decade, UICI participated in the planning, development, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of such project as industrial centers, agro-industrial/processing centers, public markets, drainage systems, solid waste facilities, housing, hospitals, roads and bridges, port facilities, and relocation areas.

UICI is included in the Registry of Consultants of the following funding agencies:

  • United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
  • International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD)
  • Australian Agency for International Development (AusAid)
  • Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC)

UICI offers consulting services in the following fields:

ENGINEERING SERVICES

  • Auto-CAD Rendering
  • Bearing Capacity / Foundation Settlement
  • Schematic / Preliminary Design
  • Construction Material Evaluation
  • Structural and Hydraulic Modelling
  • Civil / Electrical / Mechanical Engineering
  • Drawings and Specifications
  • Preparation of Tender Documents
  • Bid Tendering
  • Construction Management and Supervision

ARCHITECTURAL SERVICES

  • Building Facilities / Structures
  • Site Development / Layout
  • Environmental Development / Landscaping / Planning / Conservation / Preservation
  • Construction Supervision / Management

MANAGEMENT SERVICES

  • General Management Consultation
  • Project Feasibility Studies
  • Project Development Services
  • Financial Management
  • Marketing Economics and Systems
  • Information Technology
  • Human Resources

MAJOR UNDERTAKINGS

Railways Project
Revision of the Feasibility Study on Integrated Panay Railways System (PRS) Project of the Panay Railways, Incorporated. Revision of the previous studies on Panay Railways System, including the conduct of a new study for the proposed extension lines from Roxas City to Caticlan. Malay, Aklan and extension line to the New Iloilo International Airport. Iloilo International Port and Guimbal Port as well as the integration with non-rail components namely: solid waste management system, waste-to-energy facility and bio-ethanol facility.

Drainage Project
Comprehensive Drainage Study for Clark Freeport Zone for the 4,400-hecater of Clark Freeport Zone and some localities outside the zone that will be affected by the proposed drainage plan.

Road Projects
Detailed Engineering Design for Rehabilitation of Selected Road Sections in Luzon and Visayas Regions, CS-RU-DE 2.1 for the National Roads Improvement and Management Project, Phase 2 (NRIMP 2) This phase of the project is intended to build and consolidate the achievements of the first phase by undertaking the following principal tasks which involves the following undertakings: 1) commercialization of road maintenance under the management of a Road Maintenance Authority (RMA); 2) continuing development and improvement of business process within DPWH and the RMA; 3) continuing upgrading and maintenance of selected portions of the National Road System.

Other Major Projects
The ADB-Assisted Sixth Road Project involves the rehabilitation/improvement of 700 km. of national highways throughout the Philippines. UICI handles Project Area IV (Antique and Aklan in Panay Island) which includes two road sections, Patnongon - Culasi Road (68.2 km) and Culasi - Nabas Road (44.3 km).

UICI was also contracted by the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) to provide detailed engineering design and construction supervision services for the ADB-Assisted Sixth Road Project, Bridge Component, which consists of replacement, repairs and seismic retro-fitting of bridges of previously ADB-assisted road improvement projects. The main items of work include construction of new foundation, sub-structures, river training, and slope protection works for the replacement of bridges, repair of damaged components and seismic retro-fitting of existing bridges.

Moreover, UICI provided assistance to LGUs in enhancing the delivery of social services, and improvement of social infrastructure including the Project Management Consulting Services for the Mindanao Basic Urban Services Sector Project (MBUSSP). The project was based on a sector lending approach and support the Government’s Social Reform Agenda SRA for 20 provinces in the country. The project areas cover about 3,000 rural communities with population ranging from 200 to 5000 persons in the provinces located in Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao.