Author: Glenda Perkins

What is hydraulic engineering?

Hydraulic engineering is a branch of civil engineering that focuses on the flow and conveyance of fluids, principally water. Hydraulic engineers design systems for potable water supply, sewage treatment, irrigation, and hydraulic power. Hydraulic engineers have been instrumental in establishing critical industrial technologies such as large-scale manufacturing, automated high-rise construction, and high-speed ground transportation. We […]