The Building Division was established in June 1991 and is one of the 19 Divisions of the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers.


The aims of the Division are to:


1. promote the engineering practice of building and construction technologies and project management;

2. strengthen the relationship amongst members and other professional institutions; and

3. facilitate the exchange of information and ideas in relation to buildings and construction practice.


The Division plays important roles in:


1. enhancing the exchange of technology, information and project management skills related to building discipline;

2. promoting interaction and fellowship between professionals and stakeholders in the building & construction industry;

3. fostering the training of young building engineers; and

4. encouraging suitable building engineers to serve on various committees of the Institution and external bodies.


The Building Division has over two thousand members comprising professionals from both public and private sectors. One of the main missions of the Division is to carry out learned society activities in accordance with the requirements of the Institution. Each year, the Division organizes continuous professional development seminars and training workshops, delegation visits, fellowship gathering and numerous conferences for members. In addition, the Annual Seminar and Annual Dinner are also regarded as major events of the Division.