The publisher and editorial board of the Civil Engineering Journalfollow ethical standards and guidelines published by the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE; http://publicationethics.org).
Authors shall publish only original work, which is not plagiarized and has not been published anywhere else. The same work should not have been be submitted to multiple publications unless agreed between all parties involved. Authors shall inform editors if the same research findings have been published previously or if multiple reports or multiple analyses of a single data set are under consideration for publication elsewhere. All information incl. data, graphs, charts, pictures, etc. shall be properly acknowledged and cited.