About journal

Publication schedule
  • №8 December 2020
  • №1 February 2021
  • №2 March 2021
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Magazine of Civil Engineering is a peer-reviewed open-access scientific  journal in the field of Civil and Construction Engineering.  

Publisher: Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University, St. Petersburg, Russian Federation.

The aim of the journal is to publish articles of a high scientific level. Magazine of Civil Engineering publishes original papers of international importance. 

Periodicity of publication: 8 times a year. 

Publication in the journal is open and free for all authors.
All publishing expenses are covered by Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University.
There are no article processing charge and embargo period.


All articles are subject to compulsory single-blind peer-review. Articles are peer-reviewed by independent subject matter expert.

Articles are licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License (CC BY-NC 4.0).

A license agreement is necessarily concluded with the authors for the transfer of his exclusive rights to the Paper for Publisher.

Thematic areas covered in the journal:

  • Building constructions, buildings and structures;;
  • Soils and foundations, underground structures;
  • Heat supply, ventilation, air conditioning, gas supply and lighting;
  • Water supply, sewerage, construction systems of water resources protection;
  • Building products and construction materials;
  • Hydraulic engineering;
  • Design and construction of roads;
  • Hydraulics and Engineering Hydrology;
  • Environmental management in construction;
  • Structural mechanics;
  • Fire safety in construction;
  • Energy efficiency and thermal protection of buildings.

Magazine of Civil Engineering is indexed by Scopus, Web of Science (Core Collection), EiCompendex (Elsevier), EBSCO, Google Scholar, Index Copernicus, ProQuest, Russian Science Citation Index, Directory of Open Access Journal (DOAJ), ROAD, Ulrich's Serials Analysis System, China National Knowledge Infrastructure.

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 Russian Scientific Electronic Library (elibrary.ru) and Peter the Great St.Petersburg Polytechnic University Electronic Library. In the latter, data safety is ensured by data back-up according to their own internal policy. The physical and logical data migration is also provided. Cloud technologies are used.

Chief Science Editor: Vitaly Sergeev

Deputy Chief Science Editor: Galina Kozinetc

Editor-in-Chief: Ekaterina Linnik
linnik_ea@spbstu.ru, mobile +7(981)168-50-70 (WhatsApp, Viber, Telegram)

Editor: Viktoriia Rapgof