URBAN IDENTITY GROUP

Celebrating The Human Spirit Through Design Excellence

architecture / planning / interior design

URBAN IDENTITY GROUP

PROFILE

  • About us

    UIG Architects Sdn Bhd is a fully registered architectural practice formed in 2011, providing a wide range of architectural, design and project management consultancy services.

     

    UIG believes that Place Making, Identity, Branding and the Built Environment are important aspects in Architecture. In our work, we seek to balance a deep understanding of Place, Society and Client with a passionate exploration of ideas, realized in space and time. We are committed to design excellence and the integration of sustainable and leading-edge technologies in establishing a Global Identity in our projects.

     

    UIG Architects is led by Reno Lee and Seong Pick Choong. They are responsible for the Creative Output, Design Management and Project Management and Delivery of the Works undertaken by the practice. Supported by a Core Team, they promote excellent value returns to Clients through creative architecture and reliable project management, in the many completed projects in this region.

     

    UIG Architects is committed to provide superior architectural services that meet or exceed the expectations of our Clients. A significant concentration of the work of UIG Architects is for established Public Listed Developers and Asset Management Funds, reflecting UIG’s understanding of the complexities associated with property development, and ability to deliver long-lasting, commercially successful, creative and innovative environments, enriched by inhabitation and personalization, enabling adaption and change. We are in the process of applying for certification under ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System.

  • Vision

    Our Vision

    To be an architectural practice that is identified with Innovation, Quality and Service Standards

     

    Our Mission

    To be an innovative world-class architectural practice with an international presence, delivering quality services and value to our stakeholders and ensuring environmental and community sustainability

     

    Our Core Values

    We celebrate the diversity of the individuals in UIG and place a strong emphasis on unity and group spirit in our daily pursuit of Design Excellence

     

    UNITED

    We work together and create long lasting partnerships to deliver great results

     

    INTEGRITY

    We are honest and adhere to the highest ethical standards in all of our interactions

     

    GROWTH

    We believe in self-renewal and constantly innovate in order to continually improve

  • Philosophy

    Sustainability in the built environment is an integral part of UIG’s culture as it evolves to meet the challenges of the future.

     

    We believe design excellence based on quality and innovation is important.

     

    We believe good architecture and urban design enrich the quality of our lives.

     

    We are sensitive to the physical context of a project, the culture and climate of the Place.

  • People

     

    People

    Directors

    Associates

    Staff

    UIG Architects place emphasis on personalised quality service; we believe that being a medium-sized firm, we can be effective and can deliver excellent results.

     

    Reno and Seong, who have co-partnered for 16 years at their previous practice, are complemented with a Core Team of dedicated individuals who have developed successful projects at their previous studio over the past decade.

     

    This combination of experience and youth bring energy to the practice and result in a creative design environment.

     

    The individuals working as a Core Team have garnered good reputation for delivering high quality, innovative, award-winning projects encompassing architecture, master-planning and urban design and interiors.

    RENO LEE TEIK CHUAN

    Director

    Bachelor of Architecture (Honours)

    University of Melbourne, Australia, 1988.

    SEONG PICK CHOONG

    Director

    MSc (Construction Mgmt) University Technology Malaysia 2003.

    Bachelor of Architecture (Honours), University of Sydney, 1992.

    LEE CHOOI KHENG

    Associate

    Bachelor of Architecture (Honours)

    University of Science Malaysia, 2003.

    JACKIE TAN KIM KANG

    Associate

    Bachelor of Architecture (Honours)

    University of Melbourne, Australia, 2003.

    Directors

    Associates

    Architects

    Assistant Architect

    Technical Staff

    Administrative Staff

    Total

    2

    2

    9

    16

    4

    5

    38

  • Approach

    The practice attracts a highly motivated team of architects and designers who work in a studio environment; we share and develop ideas to ensure that each project achieves the full potential of the Client's brief and the site.

     

    We work with our Clients, through a uniquely engaging and collaborative process to create a creative, efficient and buildable design that inspires the Client, Stakeholders and the Public.

     

    Each design challenge is approached with a fresh perspective.

     

    We use sketches, physical models and computer modeling to quickly test and develop ideas.

     

    We constantly aspire to strengthen existing and develop new relationships to expand and enhance our expertise.

     

    We have established strong collaborative relationships with experts throughout the industry, allowing us to develop innovative strategies that can deliver the best possible solutions.

     

    The design of each project is reviewed regularly and takes place under the direction of the design review sessions, where the design output is reviewed in relation to the original brief and any changes agreed during the course of its development.

  • Services

    We provide the following services:-

     

    • Feasibility Studies and Reports

    • Site Assessment, Facility Evaluations and Selection

    • Planning Studies and Land Use Analysis

    • Master-planning

    • Conceptual Designs

    • Architecture

    • Refurbishment and Retrofitting

    • Interiors

    • Space Planning

    • Functional Space Programming

    • Landscape

    • Graphic Design and Branding

    • Due Diligence and Asset Enhancement

    • Sustainable Design

    • Code Compliance Evaluation and Reports

    • Project Management

    • Owners Representative

  • Clients

    • Berjaya Land Berhad

    • Dijaya Corporation Berhad

    • Hap Seng Land Sdn Bhd

    • IJM Land Bhd

    • TA Properties Sdn Bhd

    • UEM Sunrise Berhad

    • UEM Land Berhad

    • Plenitude Berhad

    • UOA Holdings Sdn Bhd

    • Akal Megah Sdn Bhd

    • Estet Perkasa Sdn Bhd

    • Plenitude Tebrau Sdn Bhd

    • RB Land Sdn Bhd

    • Bandar Rimbayu Sdn Bhd

    • Indo Aman Bina Sdn Bhd

    • Franky Land Sdn Bhd

    • Berjaya-Handico12 Co. Ltd

WORK

MASTER PLANNING

Riverside Galleria

BSI South Masterplan

Bayu Puteri Masterplan

Tropicana Danga Cove Masterplan

Damansara Avenue Parcel 2

INFRASTRUCTURE

Golden Bridge

 Airport Operations Building - Myanmar

MRO-SAE

MIXED USED

Lakeside Development

Paragon Point Residences

Mixed Development @ Seremban

LOT76

COMMERCIAL

Cathedral Edge

Nadi Bangsar

Phase 11D Taman Desa Tebrau

Menara Akal Megah

Summer Suites

RESIDENTIAL

Residensi 22 Mont’Kiara

Condominium Development

at Mont’Kiara

CAREER

At UIG, we value diversity on an individual level. We are dedicated to creating an environment where people can be their authentic selves and share their own diverse backgrounds, experiences, perspectives and ideas. UIG is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.

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CONTACT

UIG Architects Sdn Bhd

Letter Box 28,

23rd Floor UBN Tower,

10 Jalan P Ramlee,

50250 Kuala Lumpur,

Malaysia.

+603 2070 8823

+603 2070 3322

uig@uig.com.my

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