This book gathers the proceedings of the 1st Global Civil Engineering Conference, GCEC 2017, held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia,
on July 25-28, 2017. It highlights how state-of-the-art techniques and tools in various disciplines of Civil Engineering are
being applied to solve real-world problems. The book presents interdisciplinary research, experimental and/or theoretical
studies yielding new insights that will advance civil engineering methods. The scope of the book spans the following areas:
Structural, Water Resources, Geotechnical, Construction, Transportation Engineering and Geospatial Engineering applications.