Building Engineering

Building Engineering is about building and managing building constructions. The area is broad - from planning, construction and administration to demolition and reuse.

The Building Engineering subject deals with the different stages of the building process:

  • Planning is about designing and giving form to a building construction and deciding and presenting technical properties and performance. Architects, structural engineers and technical specialists in installations, fires, acoustics, soil conditions etc. work with planning.
  • Production means physically producing a building construction. Entrepreneurs in houses or plants, painting, flooring, plumbing, electricity and assembly all work with production.
  • Administration means nurturing and sustaining the demand for the building construction during its lifespan. Employees in real estate companies, in State agencies and in special administrative companies, consultants and entrepreneurs work with administration.