Scientific Journal "Theory and Building Practice"

The issue "Theory and Building Practice" (the Journal) was founded in 2019 by the decision of the Academic Council of the Institute of Civil Engineering and Building Systems on March 23, 2019. The Journal is the successor of the Journal of Collected Works "Proceedings of the Lviv Polytechnic National University, Theory and Building Practice", which is included to the list of professional issues of Ukraine, where materials of theses in the field of Engineering Sciences can be published. All issues are available here

The scientific journal is published 2 times a year

The language of the publication is Ukrainian and English (in mixed languages)

The editor-in-chief is Sc.D., Prof. Zinoviy Blikharskyy

The Journal includes the following research areas:

  • Building construction and buildings;
  • Building materials and road construction;
  • Building Production and managment;
  • Structural mechanics;
  • Environmental engineering:
  • Heat and gas supply and ventilation;
  • Hydraulic and sanitary engineering.

The issue "Theory and Building Practice" publishes articles in English and Ukrainian written by domestic and foreign scientists, with the subjects mentioned above in scientific fields, as well as other problems in Building and Environmental Engineering. The Editorial Board of the Journal does not pay the publication fee to the Authors.

The Journal regularly publishes research results of scientists of theInstitute of Civil Engineering and Building Systems of the Lviv Polytechnic National University, other Ukrainian institutions, and foreign scientists. It also provides opportunities for the exchange of scientific ideas, research methodologies, and practical achievements, and forms an information field for scientific discussions.

The scientific journal is included in the List of scientific specialized publications of Ukraine (category "B") in accordance with the order of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine No. 1188 of 09/24/2020 on specialties (by a branch of science: technical):

192 Construction and civil engineering

144 Thermal power engineering

The purpose of the Journal is to highlight the actual problems of research in Building and Environmental Engineering and ways of their solution and involvement to this process the most quantity of representatives of the domestic and foreign scientific and professional community.


  • ensuring the expansion of the scientific outlook of researchers from profile and related fields of knowledge;
  • informing wide circles of scientists and practitioners about the issues and best practices of large-scale research in the field;
  • assistance in establishing creative relationships between different scientific and production teams;
  • the attraction of scientists and specialists of different departments to cooperation and cooperation for solving of actual problems of research in construction.

The journal regularly publishes papers from the materials of the annual Ukrainian and international scientific symposiums and conferences.


2 issues per year. The deadline for receiving articles is by the end of February and by the end of August each year.
Free online full-text access

Collection on electronic archive site of Scientific and technical library of Lviv Polytechnic National University

Publisher — Lviv Polytechnic Publishing House 

Collection on publishing site of Lviv Polytechnic


Indexed in the Index Copernicus International Journals Master List
ICV 2020: 79.84
ICV 2019: 80.47