IGBA Uvieoghene Tobit 


Short Profile

Engr. Igba U.T is a Civil/Structural Engineer. He obtained his B. Eng Civil Engineering (2010), M.Sc. Structural Engineering and Mechanics (2012) and PhD (Structures in view). He was with Patovie Nigeria Limited which one of the leading Civil/Structural Engineering and Building Company in Nigeria specializing in design, supervision and construction from his intern days in 2007 to 2017. He joined the service of the Federal university of Agriculture Abeokuta in 2017 as Lecturer 11, specializing in Structures. He has many years of experience both practical and field experience in design, construction and supervision of structures such as Estate Roads, Jetties, Shorelines Protection, Sea Coastal Protection, Sea-walls, Flood Walls, Landscaping, Erosion Control, Residential and Commercial Buildings including Churches, Schools, Multi-storey Buildings, Multi-storey Office Blocks, Petroleum Tank Bases and Tank Farms, Pile Foundations, Water Bore-holes, Retaining Walls, Sheet Piling Works, Silos and Concrete Structures, Steel Structures, Underpinning of Petroleum Tank Bases and of Buildings, etc. He has some publications to his credit.

B. Eng (FUNAAB), M.Sc

  1. The Effect of Compost Technology in the Remediation of Crude Engine Oil and Spent Engine Oil Contaminated soils.
  2. How safe is our Infrastructure? Review of Structural Collapses.
  3. Pushover analysis of Reinforced concrete frame structures using Algerian Rpa 99/2003 code.
  1. “A Catholic Worth” National Association of Catholic Corps Members
  2. Affiliate member of American society of Civil Engineers. (Aff. M.ASCE) 9135774


  1. The Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN Reg Engr) R.31,247.
  2. Corporate member of Nigerian Society of Engineers (MNSE). File no: 16414
  3. Corporate member of Nigerian Institute of Civil Engineers (MNICE).Reg No: C.01429
  4. Nigerian Institute of Safety Professionals (SPDC ACCREDICTED) HSE Competence Training (Level 2 & Level 3). NISP No: AB 0020350 & NISP No: 0009977 AF
  5. Affiliate member of American society of Civil Engineers. (Aff. M.ASCE) 9135774
  1. Structures 2012 Congress Theme “ Forging Connections in the Windy City” Chicago Illinois for American Society of Civil Engineers 2012.


  1. 10th National Civil Engineering Conference & Annual General Meeting of Nigerian Institution of Civil Engineering Oshogbo 2012 Theme “Development of Civil Engineering Infrastructure in Nigeria: Challenges & Sustainable Solutions”


  1. 12th National Civil Engineering Conference & Annual General Meeting of  Nigerian Institution of Civil Engineering Eko 2014 Theme “Civil Engineering: The Cradle of National Economic Growth.”



  1. 27th Annual Conference 2014 The Nigerian Institution of Structural Engineers Theme: Effect of Cement Strength on Concrete Performance.


  1. Sunshine 2015 National Engineering Conference and Annual General Meeting “Theme: National Integrated Infrastructure Master Plan (NIMP) 2014 Strategies for Implementation.” At International Culture and Event Centre (DOME) Akure, Ondo State.

1)    Adebola A. Adekule, Iheoma M. Adekunle and Igba U. Tobit. “Assessing and forecasting the impact of Bioremediation product derived from Nigeria local raw materials on Electrical conductivity of soils contaminated with Petroleum products.” Journal of Applied Technology in Environmental Sanitation. Volume 2, 57-66. (ISSN 2088-3218)

2)  Adebola A. Adekule, Iheoma M. Adekunle and Igba U. Tobit. “ Impact of Bioremediation Formulation from Nigeria Local Resource Materials on Moisture Contents for Soils Contaminated with Petroleum Products. “International Journal of Engineering Research and Development” Volume 2, Issue 4 (July 2012) PP 40-45.

3) Adekunle A.A., Adekunle, I,M., Igba, T.(2012). Assessing the effect of bioremediation agent from local resource materials in Nigeria on soil pH, Journal of Emerging Trends in Nigeria and Applied Sciences (JETEAS) Article ref. JETEAS/0612/0071. Publisher:Scholarlink Resource Centre Limited UK. Letter of Acceptance 23rd June 2012.

4) Adekunle A.A., Adekunle,  I. M. and Igba T. (2012). Soil temperature dynamics during bioremediation of petroleum products using remediation agent for Nigerian local resource materials. International Journal of Engineering Science and Technology, 1 (4): 1-8. http://www.ijert.org/browse/june-2012-edition

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