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:

the engineering practice of building and construction technologies and project management;

the relationship amongst members and other professional institutions; and

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

The Division plays important roles in:

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.