Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Borneo Engineering: Jurnal Teknik Sipil is a forum for researchers and professionals who want to publish their writing or research. This journal is focused on scientific development in the world of civil engineering, including: structural, water resources, geotechnical, transportation, and construction management.


Section Policies


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Peer Review Process

Publication Ethics and Malpractice Statement

Borneo Engineering: Jurnal Teknik Sipil (e-ISSN 2581-1134) is a peer-reviewed journal published by Department of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Universitas Borneo Tarakan, Indonesia. This statement clarifies ethical behaviour of all parties involved in the act of publishing an article in this journal, including the author, the chief editor, the Editorial Board, the peer-reviewer­­­­­ and the publisher. This statement is based on COPE’s Best Practice Guidelines for Journal Editors.

Ethical Guideline for Journal Publication

The publication of an article in a peer-reviewed Department of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Universitas Borneo Tarakan, Indonesia is an essential building block in the development of a coherent and respected network of knowledge. It is a direct reflection of the quality of the work of the authors and the institutions that support them. Peer-reviewed articles support and embody the scientific method. It is therefore important to agree upon standards of expected ethical behavior for all parties involved in the act of publishing: the author, the journal editor, the peer reviewer, the publisher and the society.

The publisher of Department of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Universitas Borneo Tarakan, Indonesia takes its duties of guardianship over all stages of publishing extremely seriously and we recognize our ethical and other responsibilities. We are committed to ensuring that advertising, reprint or other commercial revenue has no impact or influence on editorial decisions. In addition, Publisher and Editorial Board will assist in communications with other journals and/or publishers where this is useful and necessary.



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