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About Civil Engineering

Civil Engineering deals with the design, construction and maintenance of the physical and naturally built environment.

So, whether you’re interested in making landscape gardens, or designing and constructing roads, bridges, canals, dams and towns of the future, this industry could be for you!

Civil Engineers are the people behind all of the most iconic constructions in the world: from the The Shard to the Eiffel Tower and more recently Crossrail which is currently Europe's largest construction project with the first services through central London due to start in late 2018.

Civil Engineering is your opportunity to leave an ever-lasting impression on the world!

What does it take to make these amazing buildings?
Well there are many people involved from the architects who design the buildings, the project manager through to the people who make sure equipment is in place and order the materials – this is before you even think about the people that are actually going to build it!

Start your research to see where you fit in!

Did You Know?
It was a civil engineer who designed the pumping system for water parks, enabling you to slide.

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Making decisions about your future can be daunting. With so many options and so much information, the process of choosing your next move can be more than a little confusing. Perhaps you’d like to study a vocational course at college. Maybe you’d like to find o...
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Career opportunities at Skanska Ipswich office!!
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We are looking for a Structures Technician to join our team in Ipswich to play an important role in providing a design service for our Local Authority and other Contracts. You'll assist with preparation of designs, drawings, specifications, bills of quantities...
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Latest vacancies at Morgan Sindall
We are the construction, infrastructure and design division of Morgan Sindall Group plc, a leading UK construction and regeneration group.
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Breheny at The Suffolk Skills Show last week
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BAM Nuttall Technical Apprenticeship Programme:
Applications are now open on line for our new Apprenticeships intake. Get a career with a wide variety of long term opportunities and fantastic rates of pay. http://www.bamnuttall.co.uk/pg/careers
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March 2018 Career Events
Engineering Solutions were delighted to support recent career events at Stoke High School in Ipswich and Ipswich School. Great to engage with students interested in civil engineering careers and to explain the pathway for them.
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