About the Journal
Focus and Scope
Indonesian Journal of Contruction Engineering and Sustainable Development focused on 6 sub field of civil engineering, consist of:
1. structural engineering
2. highway and transportation
3. water resources engineering
4. geotechnical engineering
5. construction management
6. environment and sustainable development
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Peer Review Process
Indonesian Journal of Construction Engineering and Sustainable Development (CESD) reviewing policies are:
- Every submitted paper will be reviewed by at least one peer-reviewer.
- Reviewers are unaware of the identity of the authors, and authors are also unaware of the identity of reviewers (double blind review method).
- Reviewing process will consider novelty, objectivity, method, scientific impact, conclusion, and references.
Open Access Policy
This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.
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. More...
Article Processing Charges
Plagiarism screening will be conducted by Journal Editorial Board using Turnitin
Copy Editing and Proofreading
Every article accepted by Indonesian Journal of Construction Engineering and Sustainable Development (CESD) shall be an object to Grammarly® writing-enhancement program conducted by Journal Editorial Board.
POLICY OF ETHICS
Indonesian Journal of Construction Engineering and Sustainable Development (CESD) has to ensure that all published works within the journal follow ethical principles on academic publishing. It is therefore essential to set an ethical standard for all stakeholders to create a conducive environment and to avoid problems that may arise due to a certain confict of interest. This document presents the policy of Indonesian Journal of Construction Engineering and Sustainable Development (CESD) on the respective publication ethics and malpractice statement as guidance for all stakeholders of the journal.
Publication and authorship
All persons listed as authors should qualify for authorship. Such authorship should be limited to persons who have contributed significantly to the conception, design, execution, data acquisition, data analysis or interpretation of the manuscript. All other persons who have participated in certain important aspects of the research but do not qualify as authors, then they should be acknowledged. Authorship is a responsibility of the corresponding author; he or she should ensure that all appropriate co-authors are included in the manuscript. The corresponding author, on behalf of all co-authors, should submit a form (Form A) stating that all of them have seen and approved the final version of the manuscript and have agreed to submit it for publication. Request to add or remove author(s) or to arrange the author names of the accepted manuscript before it is published, must be sent to Chief Editor.
Responsibilities of authors
Authors are obliged to follow in peer review process set by Indonesian Journal of Construction Engineering and Sustainable Development (CESD). Authors are responsible to provide original and accurate data (no plagiarism, no fraudulent data) concerning the manuscript submi ed, and to provide the data when they are requested. The submitted manuscript should not be under consideration or accepted for publication elsewhere. Where parts of the data have been published elsewhere, the sources have to be acknowledged or cited accordingly. When reproducing data from other sources, proper citation and permission are required. Any potential conflict of interest has to be declared including any financial, personal, or other relationships with other people or organizations related to their work that could affect their work. All sources of financial supports for the research project and study sponsor(s) (if any) along with their role in the research or study, should be disclosed in the Acknowledgement. Authors are requested to be willing to publish corrections, clarifications, retractions and apologies when needed.
Responsibilities of reviewers
Reviewers are requested to assist in improving the quality of the manuscript through an objective review process within a scheduled period of time, and to contribute to the decision-making process on the manuscript. If reviewers and any published or submitted content similar to that under review, the editor has to be informed. Reviewers should have no conflict of interest with respect to the research, the authors and/or the research funders. Any confidentiality of information supplied by the editor or author should be maintained.
Responsibilities of editors
Editors have the complete responsibility and authority to accept or reject an article. They should have no conflict of interest with regard to articles they accept or reject. Editors should be objective and fair when con- ducting their duties without making any discrimination on gender, ethnic, religion, political view or geographifical origin of the authors. Editors should also accept manuscripts on the basis of academic merit and without commercial influence. Anonymity of reviewers should be preserved by editors.
Publishing ethics issues
Authors, reviewers and editors should maintain the integrity of the academic record during the whole process of publication. Business needs should be precluded from compromising intellectual and ethical standards. Authors could refer to International Standards for Editors and Authors (http://publicationethics.org/international-standards-editors-and-authors) by COPE (Committee on Publication Ethics) for policies that are not stated in this instructions.