European Council


Civil Engineers


Aims and goals of ECCE

European Union

  • Promote the highest technical and ethical standards.
  • Provide a source of impartial advice.
  • Promote co-operation with other pan-European organisations in the Construction Industry.

National Governments and Institutions

  • Advise and influence individual governments and professional institutions.
  • Formulate standards and achieve a mutual compatibility of different regulations controlling the profession.
  • Formulate standards for a European Code of Conduct of the Civil Engineering Profession and disciplinary procedures applicable throughout the Union.

Profession, Related Organisations and Industry

  • Formulate guidelines to maintain and raise standards of civil engineering education, training and professionals competence.
  • Assist in achieving mutual compatibility of Euro codes, standards and regulations in the related industry.
  • Encourage and improve levels of safety and quality in the industry.