Universal Technology Centre 
Failure Analysis, Accident Investigation, Product & Building Design, Technical Training


To provide reliable and value added solutions in highly efficient and cost effective way to make contributions to the clients and society


To be one of leading organizations in specific service areas and preferred industrial partners.


About US


Universal Technology Centre (UTC) is a knowledge-based organization, which was founded by a team of Chartered Engineers/ Professional engineers with multi-disciplines to better meet the ever-increasing requirements of the industries. Our specialized areas include forensic investigation and failure analysis, building & industrial design, quality improvement, and continuing professional education.


UTC had been approved by Singapore government, Expenditure and Procurement Policy Unit and qualified for government projects in EPU/SER/34 and EPU/SER/35 with single contract value up to S$1,000,000 (ESRA20140601886).


Professional Engineers Board (Singapore) had approved UTC as course organiser in professional training (PEB/APP/CO-00455). After attending UTC's accredited courses, professional engineers can be awarded professional development units (PDU) for fulfilling the requirements of Professional Engineers Board.


Your benefits with our strength

-  Reliable results and solutions - UTC’s team consists of experts in multiple-disciplines with more than 30 years relevant experience.

-  Cost savingUTC staff directly work with clients, which significantly reduces the costs incurred by heavy overheads and administration, especially in those large organization.

- Short turnaround time - UTC's decision makers are technical experts, no unnecessary administrative interruptions are involved in the works. UTC’s staff have abundant relevant experience and solve issues fast.

UTC ensures our clients to receive reliable results and solutions in more efficient and cost effective approach, therefore the issues can be solved fast and effectively. UTC’s reports can stand up in any occasions including technical litigation in courts.
To better serve our clients, UTC strategically allies with research institutes and accredited laboratories to leverage their expertise and advanced facilities.

UTC is committed to strive for excellence by adding values to our clients.


Management Profile

Executive Director

Dr YU Yonghe, George


PhD in Material Science

M.Eng in Mechanical Engineering

M.Eng in Materials Science & Engineering

Chartered Engineer registered in Engineering Council (UK)

Executive Committee Member of The Institute of Materials (East Asia)

Member of National Association of Fire Investigators (USA)

API 510 Pressure Vessel Inspector registered in American Petroleum Institute (USA)

Technical assessor/expert of Singapore Accreditation Council


Dr YU has more than 30 years of industrial work and research experience related to failure analysis, accident investigation, product development/ upgrading, quality improvement, facility assessment/ inspection, materials and structure evaluation for various industrial sectors including aerospace, marine, electronic & microelectronics, petrochemicals, building & construction. He worked in TUV SUD PSB and Singapore Productivity and Standards Board (PSB) for 18 years. Dr YU has been included in Who’s Who in the World (Marquis Publication, USA) since 2010. 


As Principal Investigator, Dr YU successfully led and completed more than 1000 projects including damages of amusement rides (roller coaster vehicle & track), major train disruptions/accidents (power supply, vehicles, rails), accidents of cranes, aerospace engine damages, automotive steering system failure, car fire and explosions, hand-dryer fire, transformer fire, notebook computer burning, lift rope breakage, aircraft landing gear system failure, hovercraft accidents, failures in gas and steam turbines, failures in jack-up rigs, extra-hydrogen release in huge batteries of Submarine, failures of PCB, PCBA, LCD, passive components and IC, damages in power generators, heat exchanger burst and pipe leakage in oil refinery plants, submarine power cable damages, pipe corrosion in jackup rig, microprocessor malfunction, explosion of power distribution system, large ship-lifting system cracking, failures and accidents in building and structures etc.

As lead author, Dr YU published more than 40 technical papers in referred international journals and conferences. 
Dr YU had involved in many technical litigation and attended courts as expert witness. He was ever engaged by Ministry of Transportation (MOT) and Attorney General's Chambers (AGC) for forensic investigation on major disruptions of Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) and attending public hearing as key expert witness.




e-mail: enquiry@ut.sg

Hand phone: 81380509

Fax: 65-66734982
Biz Reg No: T10LL2074L

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