Construction Engineering

    Construction Engineering


    Construction engineering concerns the planning and management of the construction of structures such as highways, bridges, airports, railroads, buildings, dams, and reservoirs. Construction of such projects requires knowledge of engineering and management principles and business procedures, economics, and human behavior. Construction engineers engage in the design of temporary structures, quality assurance and quality control, building and site layout surveys, on site material testing, concrete mix design, cost estimating, planning and scheduling, safety engineering, materials procurement, and cost engineering and budgeting.



    Examples of Construction Engineering Include:


    • Excavation

    • Dewatering

    • Material Surveys

    • Soil Engineering

    • Inspection


    Construction Management of Site Development Projects:


    • Contractor Selection

    • Construction Scheduling

    • Quality Assurance Inspection

    • Value Engineering