• the advancement of the knowledge and practice of civil engineering;
  • the fostering and improvement of civil engineering education;
  • the stimulation of research in civil engineering;
  • the professional improvement of its members;
  • the maintenance of high ethical standards in the practice of civil engineering;
  • the promotion of good public and private clientele relationships;
  • the development of fellowship among civil engineers;
  • the encouragement of professional relations with other allied technical and scientific organizations;
  • the establishment of a central point of reference and union for its members and the civil engineering profession; and
  • the acquisition, ownership, management and disposal of real and/or personal property incidental to or in furtherance of the above objectives of the Institute.