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Structure and Environment provides an international forum for the dissemination of innovative and original research and development in the following fields: Architecture and Urban Planning, Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, and Material Engineering.

The quarterly undertakes the mission of disseminating modern scientific and technical achievements in order to support the development of infrastructure, and at the same time emphasize the creative role of the community of engineers and scientists active in the field of civil and environmental engineering. The journal serves as a forum for scientists from different countries to share innovative ideas and solutions.

The journal publishes a wide range of innovative research and applied science papers, which describe laboratory and, to a limited extent, numerical investigations or reports on full scale projects. Multi-part papers are discouraged. These studies concern design, construction and maintenance of structures, engineering and construction facilities, transportation infrastructure, and also environmental engineering and renewable energy sources. The scope of Structure and Environment includes, but is not restricted to, materials (cement, concrete reinforcement, bricks and mortars, additives, recycled materials bituminous materials and railway material applications), NDT and monitoring of new facilities, repair and maintenance of the following: bridges, high-rise buildings, dams, civil engineering structures, silos, highway pavements, tunnels, water containment structures, sewers, roofing, housing and railways. In the field of architecture as an art of shaping space, the goal is to popularize and share the current and emerging opportunities and challenges. From a building itself, its form, function, and surroundings, though spatial arrangements and urban composition, to the creation and perception of the cultural landscape. The intent is to unveil spatio-temporal changes and evolutionary stages from then to now.

On approval of the Editorial Board, reviews and discussion papers are also printed.

With the pressure put on engineers, architects and contractors to optimize, use new materials and up-to-date technologies, Structure and Environment can serve as a source of information for the professionals of concern. Sharing knowledge will contribute to efficiency, productivity and competitiveness in the world markets.


The entire submission and review process for Structure and Environment is conducted electronically which shortens publication times. Ale papers should be submitted electronically trough

Open Access Statement

Structure and Environment is an Open Access journal that allows a free unlimited access to all its contents without any restrictions upon publication for all users.

Information about copyright

If the paper is accepted for publication, the Author(s) automatically transfer(s) the rights to publish and distribute it to the Publisher free of charge. Under the Privacy policy, names, e-mail addresses and affiliations provided to the Editorial Board of the quarterly are used exclusively for purposes resulting from the publishing process and subsequent exchange of information between users of the portal and the Editorial Board. This data will not be shared for any other purposes, or with any other party. Please note that the e-mail addresses of the authors are placed on the title page of the paper, so it is recommended to use an institutional e-mail address.

Open Access Policy

All materials of the website service www.sae.tu.kielce.plare freely available on-line. There are no charges for article translation, processing and publication. Readers can explore website without a need to register. All articles published since September 2009, including those published in the current issue, are available on-line, free of charge.


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Plagiarism Policy

The Editorial Board is a user of Similarity Check System's for verifying the originality of published work. Similarity Check is a plagiarism detection tool that provides a comprehensive check of manuscripts to ensure the sustainability of our high-quality peer-review process.

Publication timeframe:
4 times per year
Journal Subjects:
Architecture and Design, Architecture, Architects, Buildings, Construction, Materials, Engineering, Introductions and Overviews, other