Union Suisse des Sociétés d’Ingénieurs Conseils
usic – the Swiss Association of Consulting Engineers – guarantees independent service provision, promotes architecture and assumes responsibility for high-quality services that benefit society and the environment. It ensures continuous improvement of the economic environment in the interests of private consulting engineering and planning companies. At the end of 2012, usic had 430 member companies totalling over 11,000 employees and an annual fee turnover of over 1.8 billion Swiss francs. The usic companies cover all engineering-related activities in the construction field: civil engineering, building-services engineering, electrical engineering, geology and geotechnics, environmental engineering and geomatics, spatial and landscape planning.