eISSN: 2580-7110 / ISSN: 1410-7783

Jurnal Saintis publishes original research that seeks to improve civil engineering competency, efficiency and productivity in world markets.

Peer-review. Jurnal Saintis uses double-blind peer review (neither the authors nor the reviewers know the identity of each other) to avoid bias. See more information <Review>. Jurnal Saintis complies with the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) Guidelines for Peer Reviewers which provides a comprehensive guide to the ethics of peer review. See more information <Guidelines for Reviewers>. 

Data Sharing. Jurnal Saintis encourage all researchers to archive and share their data. Several grant funders now require this, and we believe that it benefits research by enabling other researchers to reuse and reinterpret data for the benefit of all. We encourage all authors to make their data available in suitable repositories (for example FigShare or other similar repository) where the item will be safely archived and given a unique reference number (DOI or similar), so that it can be cited in the authors’ articles.

Fees and Charges. Jurnal Saintis operates as open access journal, the publishing process is free of charge and covered by Universitas Islam Riau (UIR) Press. See more information <Article Processing Charges>

Publication schedule. Jurnal Saintis publishes articles three times a year under CC-BY- SA licence 4.0. It is periodically published in April and October. For those who are willing to have printed version of the journal can contact us by email. See more information <Publication Frequency>

Copyright. Individual articles are published Open Access under the Creative Commons Licence: CC-BY-SA 4.0, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited. Authors retain copyright in their articles, but grant Jurnal Saintis through UIR Press the right of the first publication. If the author remix, transform, or build upon the material, they must distribute their contributions under the same license as the original.

Long-term archiving policy. Jurnal Saintis deposits the articles that it publishes in digital archives CLOCKSSLOCKSS to guarantee long-term digital preservation. CLOCKSS (Controlled LOCKSS) is a not-for-profit joint venture between the world’s leading academic publishers and research libraries whose mission is to build a sustainable, geographically distributed dark archive with which to ensure the long-term survival of Web-based scholarly publications for the benefit of the greater global research community. The LOCKSS Program is an open-source, library-led digital preservation system built on the principle that “lots of copies keep stuff safe.”. Jurnal Saintis also deposit the published article in Portal Garuda of Kemenristekdikti Indonesia.

Disclaimers. Jurnal Saintis make every effort to ensure the accuracy of all the information (the "Content") contained in our publications. However, Jurnal Saintis make no representations or warranties whatsoever as to the accuracy, completeness, or suitability for any purpose of the Content. Any opinions and views expressed in this publication are the opinions and views of the authors, and are not the views of or endorsed by Jurnal Saintis. The accuracy of the Content should not be relied upon and should be independently verified with primary sources of information. Jurnal Saintis shall not be liable for any losses, actions, claims, proceedings, demands, costs, expenses, damages, and other liabilities whatsoever or howsoever caused arising directly or indirectly in connection with, in relation to, or arising out of the use of the Content.