Universal Trading and Engineering Corporation (UTECO)
Universal Trading & Engineering Corporation (UTECO) was established in 1983 by Roger Jaar, an Electrical Engineer graduated from the Federal Polytechnic School of Lausanne, Switzerland, for the purpose of serving the needs of power utilities in the Caribbean basin, Central and South America. His vision was to offer utility companies throughout the region an enterprise that specializes in what they needed – covering all areas of power generation, transmission and distribution systems. Today, more than two decades later, UTECO is an acknowledged leader in the international marketplace, serving utility companies in the energy, water & sewer and related industries. Under the leadership of Roger Jaar, UTECO has expanded its horizons across continents.
UTECO’s success is the result of directly meeting the needs of its clients with recognized technical expertise, project management and logistics, combined with financial resources. This is complemented by their familiarization with the complex programs available through the World Bank, the Inter-American Development Bank, the Asian Development Bank, USAID, the European Investment Bank and other multi-lateral financing institutions.
It all comes down to knowledge, experience and hands-on project management, which enables UTECO the ability to deliver solutions for wide-ranging projects in the energy, water and most industrial segments.
To be recognized as a leader in their field providing solutions to their client needs through professionalism and distinction.
UTECO is committed to remain a leading solutions provider, delivering excellent service at competitive prices.
Implement effective global strategies, utilizing a proactive and culturally sensitive approach to meet their client needs and objectives, demonstrating flexibility and adaptability to the ever changing marketplace.
Supported by a team of highly skilled professionals, UTECO´s staff and management share a commitment to efficiency, total quality and diversity. The UTECO professionals in engineering, sales and logistics are supported by a business team with broad experience in all areas of the administrative and financial functions.
UTECO´s main facility is strategically located in Miami, a few blocks from the Miami Free Trade Zone and conveniently accessible from major highways and within minutes of the South Florida gateway ports of Miami and Ft. Lauderdale.
Their modern, fully equipped warehouse facility enables them to consolidate shipments from vendors, inventory orders by customers and handle all the crating and packaging to conform to their customers´s shipping requirements.