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  Civil engineering - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In modern usage, civil engineering is a broad field of engineering that deals with the planning, construction, and maintenance of fixed structures, or public works, as they are related to earth, water, or civilization and their processes.
Civil engineering was defined to distinguish it from military engineering.
Environmental engineering is related to the fields of hydrology, geohydrology and meteorology insofar as knowledge of water and groundwater flows is required to understand pollutant transport.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Civil_engineering   (1339 words)

  
 List of civil engineers - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is a list of civil engineers, people who were trained in or practiced civil engineering.
William Henry Barlow -English Engineer from the late 19th Century.
Sir George Buchanan (engineer) - British civil engineer particularly associated with harbour works in Burma, Iraq and Bombay, during the early years of the 20th century.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_civil_engineers   (600 words)

  
 Inside Careers - Engineering graduate career advice - Civil engineer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Depending on the type of engineer you are, that item may be a skyscraper, an aeroplane, a computer, a car – the list is endless.
Civil engineers tend to get involved in the design and construction of roads, bridges, water supply networks, and coastal marinas, to mention but a few examples.
Working as a civil engineer you may find yourself working for a firm of consulting engineers, who tend to get involved at the early design stage, or for a contracting engineer in the construction phase.
www.insidecareers.co.uk /inca/incaeng.nsf/idlive/TEAM-67GMY6?opendocument   (239 words)

  
 Civil engineer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Originally the term "civil" engineer worked on public works projects and contrasted with the military engineer who worked on armaments and defenses.
In Scandinavian countries some people prefer to call Master of Science degree by the term civil engineer if they have their graduation or from an institute of technology.
Although a 'college engineer' (högskoleingenjör diplomingenioer) represents Bachelor of Science in Scandinavia to become a 'civil one has to almost re-start the education zero and it will take a half to one year extra compared to B.Sc./M.Sc.
www.freeglossary.com /Civil_engineer   (611 words)

  
 Services for the Public - US Army Corps of Engineers
The Army Corps of Engineers carries out environmental and natural resource management programs at its projects, managing thousands of square miles as forest and wildlife habitat, monitoring water quality at its dams, operating fish hatcheries in cooperation with State wildlife agencies, and in some cases restoring the environment at projects built in earlier days.
The Army Corps of Engineers is the steward of the lands and waters at Corps water resources projects.
Civil Works research and development provides the Corps, the Army, and the Nation with innovative engineering products, many of which have applications in both the military and civilian infrastructure spheres.
www.usace.army.mil /public.html   (3111 words)

  
 Civil Engineering Technicians   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
They are the link between the civil engineers who design highways, bridges, dams, buildings, and wastewater treatment facilities, and the skilled craftsmen who must turn blueprints into real bricks and mortar.
Although it may be possible to qualify for a few civil engineering technician jobs without formal training, most employers prefer to hire someone with at least a two-year associate degree in engineering technology.
Civil engineering technicians work with engineers in government agencies, consulting firms, and the construction and mining industries.
www3.ccps.virginia.edu /career_prospects/briefs/E-J/EngineersCivil.shtml   (895 words)

  
 06-07 Undergrad Catalog | Civil and Environmental Engineering
Civil engineers are employed in industry, private consulting, and government.
Civil engineering may be used as a preprofessional program for careers in architecture, law, and business.
Because civil engineeers design structures that affect public health and safety, licensure as a Professional Engineer is required for most positions.
saas.byu.edu /catalog/current/depts/ceen   (1024 words)

  
 NMAH | Surveying & Geodesy | Wye Level
Louis Beckmann (1845-1914) was born in Germany, arrived in the United States in 1870, settled in Toledo, Ohio in 1874, and built his first dividing engine in 1878.
A second dividing engine was designed in 1900, and yet another was begun in 1912.
In a catalog, unfortunately undated, Beckmann wrote: "As the plates of my instruments are divided on one of the very best dividing engines of this country I can guarantee their graduation to be exact and accurately centered, both verniers reading the same." Sears, Roebuck advertised surveying instruments signed "L. Beckmann Co." during the period 1909-1911.
americanhistory.si.edu /collections/surveying/object.cfm?recordnumber=748675   (206 words)

  
 Golden State Career Videos   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Civil Engineers working in private industry can be promoted to more responsible jobs such as staff engineer, project engineer, or principal engineer.
Civil Engineers must combine mathematical and mechanical aptitude with an interest in community affairs and environmental issues.
Registration by the State Board of Registration for Professional Engineers is required of all consulting Civil Engineers and those responsible for approving plans, specifications, and reports.
www.sjclmi.org /WkNT_ENG/calcareer/22121e.html   (585 words)

  
 News Release: List Named Head of Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering
List is currently chairman of the Department of Civil Engineering at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, N.Y. He also serves as director of the Center for Infrastructure and Transportation Studies and is a professor in the Department of Decision Sciences and Engineering Systems.
List is a member of the Transportation Research Board, the Institute for Operations Research and Management Sciences, the American Society of Civil Engineers, the Institute of Transportation Engineers and the Institute for Electrical and Electronic Engineers.
List received his Ph.D. in civil engineering from the University of Pennsylvania in 1984.
www.ncsu.edu /news/press_releases/05_06/140.htm   (271 words)

  
 Seven Wonders of the Modern World   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
As a tribute to the greatest civil engineering achievements of the 20th century, the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) has chosen the Seven Wonders of the Modern World.
The list evokes the storied seven wonders of the ancient world, which first illustrated humanity's fascination with engineering works that seemingly defied the limits of nature.
The dream of Spanish conquistadors and the failed ambition of famed French canal builder Ferdinand de Lesseps, the Panama Canal is one of civil engineering's greatest triumphs.
www.ce.memphis.edu /1101/interesting_stuff/7wonders.html   (1509 words)

  
 Butte County Public Works   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
A list of construction project that are currently or have been recently open for bid.
A list of construction project that are currently open for bid, or have been recently been open for bid.
A list of all of the road names in use in the county (includes road names in the various cities of Butte County) Requires Adobe Acrobat Reader to open.
www.buttecounty.net /publicworks/site_index.html   (543 words)

  
 Central San - Sewer System:How to Connect
All public main extensions must be constructed in accordance with District-approved construction plans prepared by a qualified, registered civil engineer.
A list of civil engineers practicing in the area is available at the District's permit counter.
The civil engineerpreparing the construction plans can provide an estimate of these fees, or the estimate can be obtained at the District's permit counter.
www.centralsan.org /sewersystem/pubmainext.html   (1287 words)

  
 The Civil Engineering Portal - Mailing Lists
Topics are generally related to engineering, business practice, and information sources.
Currently the list has over thousand subscribers and you can expect 20 to 30 email's per day.
CIVIL-L is a mailing list dedicated to Civil Engineering Research & Education.
www.icivilengineer.com /Mailing_Lists   (120 words)

  
 DMW Civil Engineers - Contact   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
DMW Civil Engineers, Inc. was formed in August 2000 to provide civil engineering services to clients throughout Colorado.
The staff of DMW are committed to providing the highest quality of engineering service with an emphasis on being responsive to the individual needs of our clients and the general public.
DMW Civil Engineers, Inc. has been qualified to provide civil engineering services under the As-Needed Professional Service Program for the State of Colorado.
www.dmwcivilengineers.com   (204 words)

  
 Civil Engineering Software   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
ASCAD - software for civil engineers and land-surveyors that automates the implementation production rules for laying out civil engineering drawings.
Earthworks Optimizer - for civil engineers who design roads, railroads, canals, or any corridor construction that requires mass excavation through existing terrain.
SiteComp - stand-alone surveying and civil engineering software provides for contouring, legal description writing, and site, road and utility design and is compatible with DWG, DGN, DXF and ASCII formats.
www.tenlinks.com /engineering/civil/software.htm   (716 words)

  
 Civil Engineers
The normal work week for Civil Engineers is 40 hours, with some overtime work required to meet project deadlines.
Civil Engineers working in government usually begin their careers as junior engineers.
Government agencies generally issue civil service announcements describing all current openings which are filled through civil service hiring procedures.
www.sjdccd.cc.ca.us /org/nsjrc/calcareer/civ_eng.html   (605 words)

  
 Books - Foundation Repair Network
To provide accurate knowledge of the subsurface conditions, as well as the physical and engineering properties of the foundation materials, soil sampling operations are routinely conducted to determine those conditions that affect the safety, cost-effectiveness, and design of a proposed engineering project.
This book is a must-have for science teachers, engineering professors, or anyone who wants to make science and engineering fun and easily accessible.
With the increased capabilities of electronics to handle large masses of sophisticated data, these papers explore several areas of soil dynamics that are affected such as surface wave investigations, in situ liquefaction instrumentation and testing, and laboratory wave velocity tests.
www.foundationrepairnetwork.com /books.htm   (1075 words)

  
 CIVLIST - Mailing Lists   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
This list of civil engineering resources is brought to you by The Shilstone Companies.
The goal of the list is to foster and promote information sharing, cooperation and coordination among webmasters of civil engineering WWW servers in order to minimize efforts, improve the existing servers and help in the creation of new ones.
Students Executive (listserv@unbvm1.bitnet) Subscribe to listserv lists by sending private e-mail to the listserv address with the text "subscribe list first last" where list=name-of-the-list, first is your first name and last is your last name.
www.shilstone.com /public/maillist.htm   (540 words)

  
 Cyndi's List - U.S. - Civil War / War for Southern Independence
List of Casualties in the 1st Brigade of Parson's Division, Army of Arkansas in the Battle of Jenkin's Ferry, 30 April 1864.
Listing of books and articles containing names of men who served in Civil War units (both Union and Confederate) from Kentucky.
List of deaths of CS soldiers in the hospitals around Cassville, Georgia, during the period between October, 1863, and March, 1864.
www.cyndislist.com /cw.htm   (5081 words)

  
 CPCC Libraries Civil Engineering Technology Research Guide   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Because the Civil Engineering Technology Program is concentrated at Central Campus, this guide primarily discusses materials located at that campus.
ATC's mission is to develop and promote state-of-the-art, user-friendly engineering resources and applications for use in mitigating the effects of natural and other hazards on the built environment.
It is the appropriate source of relevant and considered opinion on all structural engineering and public safety issues in the built environment.
www.cpcc.cc.nc.us /Library/subjectguides/civilengtech.htm   (484 words)

  
 PMPC Civil and Municipal Engineers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
PMPC provides civil and municipal engineering services to public and private clients and is small enough to give individual attention to each client to ensure their satisfaction.
PMPC is proud of a project list that includes, but is not limited to, municipal, transportation, water resources and environmental projects.
A diversity of experience over 20 years means our company has the skills to perform a wide variety of projects to suit many needs.
www.pmpc-eng.com   (143 words)

  
 AFCESA History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Air Force civil engineers have a long and exciting history.
Engineers have responded to earthquakes, floods and hurricanes across the globe.
Engineers have also operated and maintained hundreds of Air Force bases and sites around the world that have served as platforms for the projection of air power and a hometown for Air Force families.
www.afcesa.af.mil /ceb/cebh/index.asp   (280 words)

  
 Civil Engineers Mailing List
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www.crm-broker.com /mailing_list/business/list_civil_engineers.htm   (143 words)

  
 Publications
This proceedings contains the papers resented at the First Forensic Engineering Congress, a special part of the American Society of Civil Engineers Annual Convention held in Minneapolis, Minnesota, U.S., October 5-8, 1997.
Within these broad categories, a number of topics are explored including: 1) The engineer as the expert witness; 2) the Oklahoma City bombing; 3) near misses and narrow escapes; 4) forensic engineering practice; 5) failures during construction; 6) natural disasters; 7) lift-slab construction; 8) education; 9) steel moment frames; and 10) computer misuse.
Twelve sessions were presented on topics such as the Oklahoma City bombing, construction mishaps, lift-slab construction, and engineer as an expert witness.
www.ascetcfe.org /publications.htm   (389 words)

  
 Miller Engineers and Scientists - Civil, Environmental and Geotechnical Engineers in Wisconsin
Miller Engineers and Scientists is dedicated to improving the well- being of present and future generations through Sustainable Development.
Miller Engineers and Scientists is a civil, environmental, and geotechnical engineering firm that emphasizes design in harmony with the environment.
Our highly skilled, technical staff includes: Civil Engineers, Environmental Engineers, Geotechnical Engineers, Registered Land Surveyors, LEED Accredited Professionals, Professional Soil Scientists and Chemists, Geologists and Hydrogeologists, Construction Materials Technicians and Certified Hazardous Materials Professionals.
www.startwithmiller.com   (208 words)

  
 CORNERSTONE ENGINEERINGS CONSULTING CIVIL ENGINEERS AND LAND SURVEYORS
provides a comprehensive range of quality professional civil engineering and land surveying and related services to clients involved in the planning, design, management and construction of a broad range of development and infrastructure systems.
Our corporate office in Bakersfield has a staff of more than thirty (30) including six (6) registered Civil Engineers and four (4) registered Land Surveyors and the Oceanside office has a staff of approximately fourteen (14) including five (5) registered Civil Engineers and two (2) registered Land Surveyors.
Cornerstone- Engineering, Inc. provides civil engineering studies, engineering design, construction surveying, value engineering and construction inspection/management for the types of projects / services that you will find list on our SERVICES PAGE.
www.cornerstoneeng.com   (148 words)

  
 Thomas Telford Journals
All Thomas Telford and Institution of Civil Engineers titles are available here, with 5 years back files available free to subscribers.
Construction Materials provides original research and practice papers on the procurement, specification, application, development, performance and evaluation of all materials used in construction and civil engineering.
Waste and Resource Management publishes original research and practice papers on all construction and civil engineering aspects of managing, minimising, reusing and processing of waste materials.
www.thomastelford.com /journals   (218 words)

  
 American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Southeast Branch
Founded in 1852, the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) represents more than 130,000 civil engineers worldwide, and is the world's largest and America's oldest national engineering society.
Committees - A listing of branch committees, student chapter practitioners, Younger Member Group officers, and committee guidelines.
Scholarships - $1500 available to second-year civil or architectural engineering students at Marquette University, Milwaukee School of Engineering, and UW-Milwaukee.
www.geocities.com /CapeCanaveral/Lab/7413   (290 words)

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