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what is civil engineering

What is Civil Engineering?

By Civil Engineering

Civil engineering is the professional discipline of designing, building and maintaining the built environment.  Civil engineering is the discipline responsible for just about any structure you see today that man has created.  Once the days of mud huts and wood homes passed, civil engineers have been needed to help ensure that the structures being built are safe and comfortable for the people that occupy them.  Buildings and bridges are some of the first structures that come to mind when thinking…

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What is Civil Engineering?

What is Civil Engineering?

By Civil Engineering, Construction, Design, Land Survey

The field of civil engineering is crucial to modern life. The buildings in which we reside, the roads and sidewalks we travel on, and the sewage and water networks on which we rely were all carefully designed by a civil engineer. The field is so broad, in fact, that many laymen find it confusing and ill-defined, and don’t consider hiring an engineer when constructing a new home or commercial building. That is why we at Carolina Services Inc. have composed…

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7 Things to Know about Civil Engineers

7 Things to Know About Civil Engineering

By Civil Engineering, Design, Land Survey, Uncategorized

The work of civil engineers is all around us – we experience it as we drive over a bridge, turn on a faucet, or even visit a public park. Although the field is critical to modern life, many people are unsure about what exactly a civil engineer does and why their work is so necessary. To help clarify, we at Carolina Services have composed a list of 7 things to know about civil engineering. 1.The definition of civil engineering: Simply…

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