transport engineer




Transport engineers design and set the engineering specifications for the construction and development of roadways and transport infrastructure. They apply engineering concepts and knowledge for developing sustainable and efficient modes of transportation ranging from roads to canals, railways, and airports.

Alternative label

  • transportation engineering specialist

  • transportation engineering consultant

  • transportation project engineer

  • transportation infrastructure engineer

  • transport infrastructure engineer

  • transportation engineering adviser

  • traffic engineer

  • transport projects engineer

  • chartered transport engineer

  • roads engineer

  • transportation engineer

  • transport project engineer

  • transportation engineering expert

  • highways engineer

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

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