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Civil engineers


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    • found: Work cat.: Manohar, Sharad and Suhasini Madhekar. Seismic design of RC buildings, 2015:page iv (Sharad Manohar, Structural and Training Consulting, formerly with Tata Consulting Engineers; Suhasini Madhekar, Civil Engineering, College of Engineering Pune, Pune, Maharashtra, India) p. xxiii (Sharad Manohar was Chief Civil Engineer with Tata Consulting Engineers; recipient of Gourav award from Association of Consulting Civil Engineers (India) for outstanding contribution over a lifetime of achievement)
    • found: LCSH, Jan. 18, 2017(Civil engineers. BT Engineers)
    • found: Dictionary of occupational titles, via WWW, Jan. 18, 2017(Civil Engineer. Plans, designs, and directs civil engineering projects, such as roads, railroads, airports, bridges, harbors, channels, dams, irrigation systems, pipelines, and powerplants: Analyzes reports, maps, drawings, blueprints, tests, and aerial photographs on soil composition, terrain, hydrological characteristics, and other topographical and geologic data to plan and design project. Calculates cost and determines feasibility of project based on analysis of collected data, applying knowledge and techniques of engineering, and advanced mathematics. Prepares or directs preparation and modification of reports, specifications, plans, construction schedules, environmental impact studies, and designs for project. Inspects construction site to monitor progress and ensure conformance to engineering plans, specifications, and construction and safety standards. May direct construction and maintenance activities at project site. May use computer-assisted engineering and design software and equipment to prepare engineering and design documents. May be designated according to specialty or product.)
    • found: O*NET - Occupational Information Network, via WWW, Jan. 18, 2017(Civil Engineers, Including Traffic. Perform engineering duties in planning, designing, and overseeing construction and maintenance of structures and facilities such as roads, railroads, airports, bridges, harbors, channels, dams, irrigation projects, pipelines, power plants, water and sewage systems, and waste disposal units. Include traffic engineers who specialize in studying vehicular and pedestrian traffic conditions.)
    • found: Merriam-Webster dictionary online, Jan. 18, 2017(civil engineer: an engineer whose training or occupation is in the design and construction especially of public works (as roads or harbors))
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