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Magazine of Civil Engineering (ISSN: online-version 2071-0305, print version 2071-4726) is a peer-reviewed open-access scientific and technical journal for the publication of original research papers. Online and printed versions of the journal are available. 

The aim of the journal is to make scientific articles available for a wide audience of researchers, engineers and managers in construction. Magazine of Civil Engineering publishes papers which contribute to the real problems of the building sector all over the world. Our authors pay special attention to the economical efficiency of technical solutions. That is why our journal will be interesting not only for the scientific community but also for engineering staff and managers of building and designing organizations.

The journal covers all major aspects of the science of civil engineering:
  • structural engineering and structural mechanics
  • construction and building materials
  • hydraulics
  • heating, ventilation and air conditioning
  • processes and technologies
  • soils and foundations
Magazine of Civil Engineering is concerned about the publication ethics. The editors of the journal do their best to make the editorial process clear and honest. Editors, authors and reviewers are supposed to follow the publication ethics and malpractice statement.

Magazine of Civil Engineering is indexed by Scopus, Compendex (Elsevier), Directory of Open Access Journals, EBSCO, Google Academia, Index Copernicus, ProQuest, Russian Science Citation Index (Thomson Reuters), Ulrich's Serials Analysis System.

Magazine of Civil Engineering publishes articles in English. All articles are open access in their language (Russian or English). Each science article has complete abstract, key words, author information,  bibliographical description and list of references in English. In references and author names the transliteration under system of USA State Department is used. 

Magazine of Civil Engineering is Open Access journal. The Diamond Open Access model is used: all expenses are covered by Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University; the publication is free of charge for authors. The articles are licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

In Magazine of Civil Engineering we care about digital preservation policy. We understand the urgency of archiving and preservation of our journal content. We  ensure the accessability of our content by transferring full-texts and metadata to National Digital Library (elibrary.ru) and to Digital Library of Polytechnic University. In Digital Library of Polytechnic University the digital preservation is ensured by data backup according to their own established policy. The physical and logical data migration is also provided. Cloud technologies are used.

Editor-in-chief: Ekaterina A. Linnik

Chief science editor: Nikolay Vatin

Editorial board:
Chief science editor – N.I. Vatin, D.Sc., professor, Institute of Civil Engineering, Peter the Great St.Petersburg Polytechnic University, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
M.I. Balzannikov, D.Sc., professor, Samara State Technical University, Samara, Russia
V.V. Babkov, D.Sc., professor, Ufa State Petroleum Technological University, Ufa, Russia
A.I. Borovkov, PhD, professor, acting vice-rector for perspective projects, Peter the Great St.Petersburg Polytechnic University, Russia
M. Veljkovic, PhD, professor, Delft University of Technology, Delft, Netherlands
A.D. Girgidov, D.Sc., professor, Peter the Great St.Petersburg Polytechnic University, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
E.K. Zavadskas, D.Sc., professor, chief of department, Vilnius Gediminas Technical University, Vilnius, Lithuania
M.N. Kirsanov, D.Sc., professor, National Research University "Moscow Power Engineering Institute", Moscow, Russia
M. Knezevic, D.Sc., professor, dean, University of Montenegro, Podgorica, Montenegro
V.V. Lalin, D.Sc., professor, chief of department, Peter the Great St.Petersburg Polytechnic University, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
B.E. Melnikov, D.Sc., professor, chief of department, Peter the Great St.Petersburg Polytechnic University, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
F. Nepravishta, D.Sc., assoc. professor, dean of faculty, Polytechnic University of Tirana, Tirana, Albania
R.B. Orlovich, D.Sc., professor, chief of department, West Pomeranian University of Technology, Szczecin, Poland
L. Pakrastinsh, Dr.Sc.Ing., professor, chief of department, Riga Technical University, Riga, Latvia
H. Pasternak, Dr.-Ing.habil., professor, Technische Universität Cottbus, Cottbus, Germany
A.V. Perelmuter, D.Sc., professor, deputy director general, "SCAD Soft", Kiev, Ukraine
A.N. Ponomarev, PhD, professor, director, Scientific Technical Center of Applied Nanotechnology, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
V.V. Sergeev, D.Sc., assoc. professor,associate member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, vice-rector for research, Peter the Great St.Petersburg Polytechnic University, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
M.Kh. Strelets, D.Sc., professor, head of laboratory, Peter the Great St.Petersburg Polytechnic University, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
O.V. Tarakanov, D.Sc., professor, dean of faculty, State University of Architecture and Consruction of Penza, Penza, Russia
V.I. Travush, D.Sc., professor, vice-president of Russian academy of architecture and construction sciences, Russia
D. Ungermann, Dr.-Ing., professor,  Technische Universitat Dortmund, Dortmund, Germany

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Address: 29 Polytechnicheskaya st., St. Petersburg, 195251 Russia

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