ISSN 0718-2813 online version
ISSN 0718-2805 print version


Basic information

Obras y Proyectos Revista de Ingeniería Civil is published in the Department of Civil Engineering of the Catholic University of Concepción. Its objective is to publish original and scientific works, in addition to technical notes mainly orientated to show and discuss relevant works and projects. Also, technical works presenting innovations and application employed mainly by state institutions, enterprises and consulting firms involved in Civil Engineering. 

Its abbreviated title is Obras y Proyectos publishes biannually the classical branches of Civil Engineering, namely Structures, Hydraulics, Geotechnics, Construction and Transport; as well as other areas related to Civil Engineering such as Energy, Environment, Geology, Computing, and Technology. Discussions and comments that complement articles already published are welcome too. In this form Obras y Proyectos seeks the participation of a wide group which covers from academia to industry, passing then through the whole professional world.

Information services

The articles published in Obras y Proyectos are indexed or summarized by:

  • Dialnet
  • Scientific Electronic Library Online - SciELO


Obras y Proyectos – Universidad Católica de la Santísima Concepción.

The use of any content in the journal is accepted without previous permission if it is academic and for research only including the correct reference, that is, author’s name, year, article’s title, Obras y Proyectos, number and pages. Any other use should ask for permission from Obras y Proyectos emailing to


The publication of this journal is financially supported by:

  • Facultad de Ingeniería de la Universidad Católica de la Santísima Concepción
  • EMIN Sistemas Geotécnicos
  • Constructora Lancuyen
  • LIEM
  • SRK Consulting
  • Laboratorio de GeoMateriales LGM

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Universidad Católica de la Santísima Concepción
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