About journal

Construction of Unique Buildings and Structures (ISSN 2304-6295) is a scientific journal on construction topics. The journal publishes original research articles.

Publication languages:
- English
- Russian
with added English article titles, information about the authors, abstracts, keywords, reference lists.

Journal Indexing:

  • RSCI Web of Science (actual indexation will begin soon, including 2019 publications)
  • Russian Science Citation Index (RSCI) eLibrary.ru
  • the List of Russian peer-reviewed scientific journals in which the main scientific results of doctoral dissertations should be published (List of State Commission for Academic Degrees and Titles)

The target audience is Russian- and English-speaking readers. Readers from different countries could:
- find an article by its English elements;
- read the text of the article in their native language, using machine translation.

Peer review is single-blind, performed by third-party reviewers from a group of specialists in the field of peer-reviewing materials. The editorial board may reject articles submitted with extreme violations of the rules of the journal, or articles that do not correspond to the topics of the journal, or articles that do not correspond to the capabilities of the journal for its peer review.

The journals do not charge authors for the preparation, reviewing, publishing and posting of articles in the public domain.

Thematic areas covered in the journal:

  • Water supply, sewerage, construction systems of water resources protection;
  • Hydraulic engineering;
  • Hydraulics and Engineering Hydrology;
  • Soils and foundations, underground structures;
  • Fire safety in construction;
  • Design and construction of roads;
  • Structural mechanics;
  • Building constructions, buildings and structures;
  • Building products and construction materials;
  • Heat supply, ventilation, air conditioning, gas supply and lighting;
  • Energy efficiency and thermal protection of buildings.

All articles have gold open access status. Articles are licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License (CC BY-NC 4.0).

Digital Preservation of articles is provided by:

  • the journal’s website,
  • the Scientific Electronic Library. Russia
  • the Electronic Library of Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University, Russian Federation.

The journal is registered with the Federal Service for Supervision of Communications, Information Technologies and Mass Communications (certificate EL No. FS 77-54077 dated 05/08/2013.). The journal releases 8 issues per year.

Publisher: Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University, Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation.

Scientific Editor in chief: Vatin, Nikolai 
Professor 
Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University, Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation.
http://orcid.org/0000-0002-1196-8004
e-mail: vatin_ni@spbstu.ru, mob.: +7(921)964-37-62 (WhatsApp, Viber, Telegram)

Editor in chief: Krupina, Anastasiia
Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University, Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation.
http://orcid.org/0000-0003-1901-4181
e-mail: bespalov.vl.vl@gmail.com, mob.: +7(981)785-08-99 (WhatsApp, Telegram)

Deputy Editor in chief: Арина Олеговна Мохирева,
Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University, Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation.
https://orcid.org/0000-0002-5527-0345
e-mail: mohirevaarina@mail.ru, mob.: +7(922)9690863 (WhatsApp)