Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

The Civil Engineering Dimension (Dimensi Teknik Sipil) is published biannually, in March and September, by Petra Christian University. Civil Engineering Dimension aims to:

  1. Promote a comprehensive approach to civil engineering incorporating viewpoints of different disciplines.
  2. Strengthen academic exchange with other institutions.
  3. Encourage scientist, practicing engineers, and others to conduct research and other similar activities.
Civil Engineering Dimension welcomes papers with the above aims and scopes. The editorial board decides papers to be published in Dimensi Teknik Sipil after review by reviewers appointed by the board. Authors will be advised of reviewers' comments and suggestions. Papers previously presented in a conference not specifically associated with Petra Christian University Publication will be considered. In such cases, a copyright release may be necessary. Papers of a tutorial or historical nature will not be excluded from consideration.


Section Policies


Unchecked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Technical Notes

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed


Checked Open Submissions Unchecked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

All manuscripts are reviewed by single-blind reviewers consisting of an editor and members of the International Editorial Board or qualified outside/external reviewers. This is done within the shortest given time. The journal,  above all, strives to return  reviewers’  comments  to authors  within  3 weeks. The International Editorial Board re-review  manuscripts  that are accepted until they are revised.


Publication Frequency

Civil Engineering Dimension (CED) covering the broad topics related to Civil Engineering Science and Applications. CED is published biannually, in March and September.


Open Access Policy

Civil Engineering Dimension (ISSN 1979-570X and 1410-9530) is an Open Access journal, which is free to access and read on the Internet. Civil Engineering Dimension using National Library of Indonesia as digital archiving policy.



This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration.


Publication Charges

Civil Engineering Dimension does NOT apply any Article Processing Charges (APC) as Article Submission Charges.


National Archiving

Civil Engineering Dimension is archived on Pusat Data dan Infromasi Ilmiah (PDII) Lembaga Ilmu Pengetahuan Indonesia (LIPI)- Republic of Indonesia.