In 1978, a few close friends decided to get together, pooled their assets and formed a company, United Enterprises & Co. Ltd. (UECL). They hoped that their unique business perspectives would help build a firm that would last for decades and would one day become a pioneering organization in the country. After about four decades from that day, United Enterprises & Co. Ltd., now more widely known has United Group, has come a long way to becoming one of the most recognized business houses of the nation. Starting off with a few small ventures in the early days, United Enterprises is now one of the largest socio-economic infrastructure-based company in Bangladesh. UECL has a diverse investment portfolio spanning from power generation to healthcare, education, real-estate, construction, port, yarn spinning, specialized services, shipping & logistics among others.
United Group represents a Group of Companies, which together form as one of the most diversified business houses in Bangladesh.
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United Group's modest journey started back in 1978, the Group has now over 30 companies, power and the real estate being the prime movers in revenue earning. By Allah’s Grace, the Group has firm footing almost in all business sectors of the country: Energy, Real Estate & Construction, Healthcare, Manufacturing, Education, Port & Maritime which have a significant impact on the economy today. As of now, Group’s assets and annual turnover stands to be 90,000 million taka and 27,000 million taka respectively.
United Group’s Power Division has accumulated a development portfolio of 2,137 Megawatts across 17 power plants, with every project brought online before the required date. Currently, it is contributing 1,301 Megawatts to the national grid through 10 operational power generation facilities. The Group is present in the entire power generation value chain including Engineering, Procurement & Construction (EPC), Operation & Maintenance (O&M), etc. with more than 1,200 engineers in its ranks, serving the nation around the clock.
United Group's journey in the real estate sector started way back in 1991 as Dream Builders Ltd. giving their clients a home and place to work they have always dreamt of. Beautiful homes are the yearning of every human heart. United’s residential projects are located in the most luxurious & prominent regions of Dhaka city, which ensure that the clients enjoy the tranquility of their homes in style, comfort and safety. The commercial projects, on the other hand, offer to be the perfect workspace for the best businesses with modern designs and state-of-the-art facilities. Prime locations, splendid architecture with brilliant looks - these commercial spaces promise to spiff up any company portfolio.
In the Healthcare Sector, United Hospital Ltd. is currently one of the largest private sector multidisciplinary, state-of-the-art hospitals in the country with a capacity of over 450 patient-beds having 30 departments. United Group is also opening Medical Colleges to give aspiring doctors to learn from the very best.
United Port & Logistics
Another diverse venture of the UG is the United Land Port Teknaf Ltd. situated on the bank of the Naff River near Teknaf. It is a transit for goods between our country and Myanmar. As for now, it stood out to be an example of of PPP projects of the government. It is in the process of becoming a fully comprehensive port unit capable of providing a one-stop service to the exporters, importers and the government alike.
United International University (UIU) is a non-profit, unique and timely venture by the UG in education sector of Bangladesh. Starting its journey in 2003 with only 75 students in 3 programs UIU now stands on its own campus with over 5500 students, 112 permanent and 65 part-time faculty. Its permanent campus is coming up in the picturesque United City area only 2km east of American Embassy.
UG’s manufacturing sector is slim but of quality. Gunze United Ltd. is the latest addition in the manufacturing sector of the Group along with Comilla Spinning Mill and United Polymer Ltd. It is a joint venture with famous Gunze Ltd. of Japan and producing sewing threads of unique quality for the RMG sector of Bangladesh.
United Retail & Services
United’s unique understanding of the country as a whole and its people have allowed to identify the key areas where telling contribution may be made in the services sector. United has successfully created a unique example of dedication in client service in the service industry of Bangladesh. When the world is ever changing with the demand of new products and services, United has stepped into the service industry which has registered a steady growth in the recent years and is projected to continue the growth.
United Corporate Social Responsibility
United Group fulfills its CSR obligations through United Trust (UT). UT started its journey with the initial objectives to reduce the sufferings of the poor and deprived population. Its primary aim was to improve the quality of life across the board with special emphasis on rural society. Initially, it consolidated its few ongoing projects and gradually institutionalized and expanded its works commensurate its objectives. UT implements its mission in four broad sectors: “Education”, “Health”, “Poverty Alleviation” and “Community Development”. Each sector endeavors to focus on the needs of the rural society and makes necessary efforts for the remedy; sometimes alone and sometimes in collaboration with specialized organizations.
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