The mission of TheCivilEngineer.org is to be a catalyst for innovation & excellence in practice, research and education of the geotechnical industry. We achieve our Mission by creating unique resources and by promoting cutting edge information that impacts the industry and its image on a global and local scale.
As part of our mission to provide useful resources to engineers, students and Professors engaged in the Civil Engineering Industry in an open access manner, all visitors can access all of resources with or without an account.
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An option to create a public GeoWorld profile is provided, where the following additional personal information is requested:
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Due to the communications standards on the internet, when you visit the TheCivilEngineer.org website we automatically receive the URL of the site from which you came. TheCivilEngineer.org also receives the internet protocol (“IP”) address of your network (or the proxy server you use to access the World Wide Web), your computer operating system and type of web browser you are using and email patterns. We use this information anonymously to analyze overall trends to help improve the service.
You have a right to access, modify, correct and eliminate the data you supplied to TheCivilEngineer.org. If you update any of your information, we may keep a copy of the information that you originally provided to us in our archives for uses documented in this policy. You may request all data collected or deletion of your information at any time by contacting TheCivilEngineer.org at [email protected] We will respond to your request within 5 days.
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Maintaining your trust is our top concern, so we adhere to the following principles to protect your privacy:
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