Civil & Construction Engineering
The term Civil Engineering refers to the design, production, management, survey, control and maintenance of civil and industrial constructions or infrastructures. These include great works of engineering such as bridges, dams and tunnels, infrastructures for road transports, those for the collection and distribution of water and the sewage treatment systems. Construction Engineering is concerned with buildings and their design, management, supervision of construction sites, commissioning and testing, maintenance and refurbishment of buildings, along with the sector of land survey and evaluation of architectural heritage. This category includes the inventions with reference to both fields of application, with potential to improve the state of the art in the technology sector.