Construction Technology is an academic journal governed by China Construction Technology Consulting Co., Ltd. and co-sponsored by Yatai Construction Science & Technology Consulting Institute Co., Ltd., China State Construction Engineering Corporation, and China Civil Engineering Society. It is the only state-level academic journal in China’s construction industry. Since its foundation in 1958, Construction Technology has been highly rated by researchers and engineers in related fields due to its focus on high academic standard and practical application.

Aims: The journal aims to timely report construction technology policies of the state and the Ministry of Housing and Urban Rural Development, disseminate advanced construction technology and experience at home and abroad, promote the technical progress of the whole industry, and apply scientific research results to industrial production. The goal of the journal is to become an important platform reflecting the academic and technical level of China’s construction industry, promoting the development of the industry, and strengthening academic exchanges in the field of construction technology, so as to contribute to the development of China’s construction industry.

Scope: The journal focuses on China’s construction field, and mainly publishes domestic policies and technical regulations related to construction industry, significant research achievement in construction technology, and novel systems, technologies, techniques, materials, machinery, equipment and management experience in construction field, as well as advanced construction technologies and their development trend around the world.

Columns: Construction Policies, Comprehensive Review, Major Projects, High-rise Buildings, Foundations, Underground Engineering, Building Industrialization, Concrete, Earthquake Resistant Engineering & Retrofitting, Formwork & Scaffolding, Steel Structure, Intelligent Construction, Urban Renewal, Installation Engineering, Construction Informatization, Green Building, Building Waterproofing, Municipal Engineering, Novel Building Materials, Experimental Research on Construction, Roads & Bridges, New Foreign Technology.

Readership: The readers of the journal are mainly scientific researchers, teaching staff in universities and colleges, engineers, etc. Readers also includes middle and senior managers in government agencies, construction enterprises and quality supervision departments related to construction industry, construction project managers, chief engineers, technicians, etc. The readership of the journal covers a great number of research and technical professions in China's construction industry.

Publishing Cycle: Semimonthly, published on the 10th and 25th of each month.


According to the report of High-Impact Papers from 2011 to 2022 published by CNKI, 2790 articles published by Construction Technology were selected as High-Impact Papers, ranking first among the journals in the same field.

In addition, Construction Technology has been awarded:
Nominated Journal of National Journal Award,
National Excellent Science & Technology Journal,
Excellent Science & Technology Journal of Ministry of Construction,
SHUANGBAI Journal of Chinese Periodical Matrix,
Excellent Journal of China Construction Industry Association,
Excellent Journal of the 70th Anniversary of the Founding of the People's Republic of China.


The journal has been indexed in many leading journal directories and databases at home and abroad, including:
International Databases & Directories:
American Chemical Abstracts (CA/SciFinder)
Japan Science & Technology Agency, Chinese Bibliographic Database (JST China)
The International Construction Database (ICONDA)
The International Nuclear Information System (INIS)
The International Nuclear Information System (INIS)
Cambridge Scientific Abstracts (CSA) (2010-2017)
ProQuest (2009-2016)
ICI World of Journals


For Readers in China Mainland:
Please refer to the "期刊订阅" page on this website (Chinese version) for detailed information on paper journal subscriptions.
For Readers Outside China Mainland:
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P. O. Box 399, Beijing, China