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  • We are thrilled to announce the soft opening of Utracon (Cambodia) Co Ltd, a 100% owned subsidiary of Utracon Overseas Pte Ltd. Utracon has been working on various projects in Cambodia such as industrial warehouse, commercial building and bridge construction. The opening of this subsidiary is yet another milestone for Utracon to set foot in the constantly growing Southeast Asian market. For any inquiries of our business in Cambodia, please contact us at utraconcam@utracon.com. Get Our Newsletters Your Name (Required) Your Email (Required) I would like to receive UTRACON's newsletters, product information and updates I have read and understood the privacy
  • Utracon Overseas Pte Ltd has been awarded the SGBuilds Star Award 2020 (Builder Category) by the Building and Construction Authority (BCA) of Singapore for a building project owned by the National Bank of Cambodia. The award recognizes firms for their successful collaboration in expanding and strengthening Singapore’s foothold in overseas markets. Well recognized for its expertise in the post-tensioning specialist trade, UTRACON worked together with architectural, engineering and project management expertise from five other Singapore firms for successful completion of the project. The group was able to provide a quality and cost-effective construction method without compromising on the construction schedule
  • Project Overview This improvement project will cover to a total of about 620km, separated as Phase 1 (270 km) and Phase II (350 km). This railway is connecting Myanmar’s largest commercial city Yangon with the capital Naypyidaw and Myanmar’s second-largest commercial city Mandalay Established in 2013, since its first project in Myanmar, the Hledan flyover, UTRACON has been actively involved in Myanmar’s construction industry as a specialist sub-contractor. Utracon’s involvement in Yangon-Mandalay Railway Improvement Project is another example of the company’s relentless effort to establish itself as a reputable company which aspires to be the best in its field of
  • Dhaka, a sprawling city which was the seat of various historical empires in the past, is now the sixth most densely populated city in the world. The city lies on the lower reaches of the Ganges Delta and is the capital city of Bangladesh. The Greater Dhaka Area has an estimated population of 21 million people. With the increasing amount of people moving into the Greater Dhaka Area to find opportunities, traffic congestion within the city is becoming one of the main problems faced by residents and visitors alike. From dusk to dawn, the streets of the city are clogged
  • The application of post-tensioning in buildings has entered a new era this year in Indonesia with the completion of Logos Metrolink Project. With a total floor area of 195,000 m², this structure holds the record of the largest post-tensioned flat slab ever built in the region. Logos Metrolink was developed due to the increasing demand for large scale, modern warehouses in the country. More so, increasing land prices will also result in an increase in demand for multi-storey warehouses. This ramp-up warehouse can accommodate 40-foot container trucks for loading and unloading, considered first-of-its-kind in Jakarta. Initially, the use of reinforced
  • It was all about sharing, learning and improving! As all the engineers exited from the lecture hall in Holiday Villa Johor Bahru, Malaysia, there was a sense of pride and also a tinge of sadness among us after the conclusion the 3-day technical seminar stretching from 11th to 13th Oct. This biennial seminar was a complete success and a continuation of the Utracon tradition since 2007. 130 participants from 9 different countries congregated into the hotel’s spacious lecture theatre where 24 interesting topics were presented by in house speakers. A deviation from the norm was the exclusion of external invited
  • It is stressful to our body and eyes when we have to sit in front of the computer the whole day. Isn’t it? But, what if the office is decorated with small plants, and the roof-top space is being transformed into a pretty garden? With the forming of our Green Thumb committee, that is precisely the transformation that had taken place in our Joo Koon office! There’re tons of benefit for having plants nearby us. To name a few, plants can absorb Carbon Dioxide & keep Oxygen flowing, ease tension and lower stress while creating a happy & relaxed ambience
  • How to stay healthy and at the same time improve bonding with your colleagues? Well, it’s easy! Just indulge in energy sapping and sweat dripping sports events! We have just concluded our first U Captain’s Ball League, organized by our Executive Club committee. Along the way, we have uncovered many talents on and off courts (e.g. skilled shutterbugs)! Amidst the cacophony of laughter and screams, goals were scored and games were won! The matches were intense, and we knew all the players had a really good time. Bonds were strengthened, and friendship flourished! Get Our Newsletters Your Name (Required) Your
  • Learning is a lifelong journey that never ends. UTRACON’s Biennial Technical Workshop was held on 6th to 8th October 2017, proudly hosted by UTRACON Overseas Pte Ltd. A total of 123 participants from across Singapore, Vietnam, Myanmar, Sri Lanka and Malaysia have jointly made the event a successful one. This year, all activities were done ‘in-house’ as it was the first time to have such a big crowd of ‘UTRACONIANs’ gathered in the Headquarters’s Blue Ocean Training Room. Apart from sharing of experiences and knowledge, we too enjoyed the HQ walk around tour and night BBQ at open space of
  • Time to get wet! Company trip year 2017 has been set at Sunway Lagoon, Malaysia. After a year of hardwork, finally we got some time off to relax and have fun! We were pampered by having a stay at 5-star hotel, together with team-bonding activities at the lagoon. Get Our Newsletters Your Name (Required) Your Email (Required) I would like to receive UTRACON's newsletters, product information and updates I have read and understood the privacy policy The privacy policy is at the bottom of this box