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Civil Engineering: Getting Started

A research guide for cadets taking CE courses or majoring in Civil Engineering.

CE Reference Books

What is Civil Engineering?

The field of Civil Engineering includes land planning, site work, and environmental sciences (addressing zoning and planning concerns; performing grading, excavation and reclamation operations; investigation, monitoring and mitigation of hazardous environmental conditions) and the design and construction of utilities and transportation projects (water supply, treatment and distribution; sewage collection and treatment; stormwater collection, control and mitigation; bridges, tunnels, and highways; ports & airports).


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