Civil engineers work towards creating and improving the infrastructure in which we live. They plan the construction sites, develop them into building structures that can be used for different purposes. They supervise the construction, material being used, designing of the structure, engineering behind the structure and safety measures taken during the construction as well as that has to be followed for years. They support work on road building, railways, airports, Civil engineers create, improve and protect the environment in which we live. They plan, design and oversee construction and maintenance of building structures and infrastructure, such as roads, railways, airports, bridges, harbours, dams, irrigation projects, power plants, and water, sewerage systems, tall building etc.
There are two types of civil engineers- consulting and contracting.
A student can take internship program in a related company