National Civil Engineering Laboratory (Portugal)


National Civil Engineering Laboratory (Portugal)

National Civil Engineering Laboratory (Laboratório Nacional de Engenharia Civil, or LNEC) is an institution of the Government of Portugal, based in Lisbon. It:

*Develops research on civil engineering.
*Applies know how in order to solve real problems on construction fields.
*Provides information on these matters.

It was founded in 1946 and has approximately 1,000 workers, of which over 40% hold a university degree.

External links

* [http://www-ext.lnec.pt/LNEC/geral/e_apres.phtml LNEC website]


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