Transportation Systems Department of Engineering and Development Corporation of the Philippines (EDCOP)
Mualil is the Vice President for Transportation Systems Department of Engineering and Development Corporation of the Philippines (EDCOP), a pioneer engineering consulting firm in the country.
He obtained his bachelor’s degree in civil engineering at the Liceo de Cagayan University and secondary education at Xavier University, Ateneo de Cagayan, both Cagayan de Oro’s leading universities. He placed 7th in the Civil Engineering Licensure Examination. He is a grantee of Masters units leading to MA in Construction Management. He is of recipient to numerous academic and professional excellence awards.
He started his engineering career with the Department of Public Works and Highways in Cagayan de Oro and transferred to the private sector after three years. An extensive part of his career was spent in Mindanao and Visayan regions. Hence, it is not surprising that he speaks four Filipino dialects – Cebuano, Tausug, Chavacano and Samal.
He has vast experience in conceptual studies, detailed engineering design and project management of real estate development; public enterprises like public markets, bus/jeepney terminals; and, urban and rural transportation systems such as roads & bridges, railways, ports and airports.
His membership in the professional organizations includes the Association of Structural Engineers of the Philippines (ASEP), Road Engineers Association of the Philippines (REAP), Confederation of Filipino Consulting Organizations (COFILCO), Inc., Society of Philippine Accredited Consultants Incorporated (SPAC), and the Philippine Institute of Civil Engineers (PICE).
He is the current President of the Council of Engineering Consultants of the Philippines, CECOPHIL, one of the leading organizations of its kind in the local consulting industry, consisting of very active and well-established Filipino and Multi-National engineering firms doing various technical consulting work for both the government and private sectors here and abroad. CECOPHIL is also the accredited Member Association of the International Federation of Consulting Engineers (FIDIC) in the Philippines.
On his last term as President, he has, for the past three years contributed to the development of the organization focusing on the promotion of the advancement of the Filipino Engineers, fostering a good relationship with consulting associations in the Southeast Asia and strengthening the role of Young Professionals in the organization.