United Industrial Corporation Limited (UIC) was incorporated in Singapore in 1963 as a private company. The main business was the manufacturing and distribution of detergent and toiletry products. It was listed as a public company in 1969.
The core business of the Group is property development and investment and with the acquisition of the majority equity of Singapore Land Limited, a well-established property company in 1990, the Group became a major real estate developer with a portfolio of 2.6 million sq ft of office space and 1 million sq ft of retail premise in Singapore.
The Group’s property portfolio includes some of Singapore’s best known commercial and retail landmarks as well as residential projects in prime and suburban areas.
Overseas investments include properties in Beijing and Tianjin, China and Hong Kong. The Group is actively pursuing investment opportunities in overseas markets like China, Malaysia and Vietnam.
About Singapore Land
As one of Singapore’s largest property players, Singapore Land (SingLand) is synonymous with premier property developments in both prime and suburban locations.
The Group has about 2.2 million sq ft of office space and nearly 1 million sq ft of retail space across Singapore. Our portfolio includes Singapore Land Tower and Clifford Centre in the heart of Singapore’s financial district, Raffles Place, The Gateway with its I.M. Pei designed twin towers, SGX Centre which houses the Singapore Stock Exchange, as well as Marina Square, a large shopping, entertainment, hotel, and commercial complex close to the CBD. Other developments include West Mall, a suburban shopping mall in Bukit Batok, and office developments in Tampines Finance Park, Abacus Plaza and Tampines Plaza.
On the residential front, SingLand’s focus is on the development of projects in Singapore’s most prestigious locations. These projects include The Paterson, a 22-storey luxurious condominium and Stevens Loft, a 5-storey apartment block. Both projects are located in tranquil surroundings, yet near Singapore’s premier shopping and entertainment area, Orchard Road. SingLand has expanded its interests in the residential sector, with additional projects including One Amber in the popular East Coast/Katong area, The Sixth Avenue Residences in the exclusive and sought after Bukit Timah area as well as The Trizon in the up-market Mount Sinai area. Three prime residential projects were acquired, namely, Mon Jervois, Farrer Drive Project, Bright Hill Drive Project and Alexandra View Project.
In the region, SingLand has grown its property portfolio with interests in Hong Kong and China. The Group is actively looking for overseas investment opportunities in China, Malaysia and Vietnam.
SingLand will continue to focus on expanding its core property development and management business. The Group remains committed to the enhancement of its investment portfolio through active management and development of new prime Singapore offices and residential projects. This includes upgrading and renewal of existing buildings, and the acquisition of new development sites.