Are you looking for Civil Engineering specialist, then you come to the right place. In School of Civil Engineering USM, we have lecturers, experts and researcher to do the consultancy works. Services are offered nationally and internationally and our clients include private companies, contractors, developers, businessmen and public offices including government departments.


Environmental Engineering

  • Water and Wastewater Treatment
  • Industrial Wastewater Treatment
  • Solid Waste Management
  • Landfill Technology
  • Composting;Environmental Impact Asssesment (EIA)
  • Air Quality and Water Quality Studies
  • Sludge Management
  • Noise Pollution control and Biological Treatment

Water Resources Engineering

  • Water Supply
  • Urban Storm Management
  • Hydrological Modeling
  • Urban Hydrology
  • Flood Forecasting
  • River Engineering
  • Sediment Transport
  • GIS Application in Water Resources
  • Land Use Hydrology
  • Modeling of Pump Station and Ecohydrology

Highway Engineering and Transportation Engineering

  • Pavement Engineering
  • Bituminous Material for Roads
  • Traffic Engineering
  • Road Safety
  • Intelligent Transport Systems
  • Public Transport Studies
  • Highway Capacity Studies
  • Travel Behaviour Studies
  • GIS Application in Transportation

Structural Engineering

  • Concrete Technology
  • Concrete Repair Materials and Techniques
  • Wind Engineering
  • Earthquake Engineering
  • Masonry Engineering
  • Timber Engineering
  • Tensioned Structures, Shell & Spatial Structures
  • Computational Mechanics and Advanced Structural Analysis

Geotechnical Engineering

  • Slope Stabilization (Soil/Rock)
  • Soil Improvement
  • Reinforced Soil
  • Rock Mechanics
  • Blasting Vibrations
  • Foundation Engineering Studies
  • Land Reclamation and Rehabilitation
  • Geotechnical Assessment
  • Piling Vibrations
  • Landslide risk Management
  • Application of Geosynthetics
  • Site Investigation

Geomatics Engineering and Management

  • Geo-Information Sciences (GIS)
  • Monitoring System
  • Global Positioning System (GPS)
  • Spatial Decision Support Systems
  • Digital Imaging
  • Engineering Survey
  • Spatial Statistics
  • Stress Management
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Engineering Entrepreneurship
There are two ways of doing consultation through USAINS Holding Sdn Bhd (UHSB);
1.       Consultancy agreement
a.        Agreement from Client / UHSB
b.       Signed by Client & UHSB
c.        Items covered in agreement - Consultants, scope of work, duration, fees, treatment of IP creation
2.       Letter of Appoinment / PO
a.        Letter to be addressed to Usains Holding Sdn Bhd
b.       Acceptance of appointment to be signed by USAINS Holding
c.        The letter should name the consultant, scope of work, duration and fees
The standard rates for honorarium as per the USM Bahagian Pembangunan Lestari dan Korporat are as per below;
Government (8 hrs)
Private (8 hrs)
Academic Staff / Main Consultant
Administrative Staff/Science Officer/Supporting Consultant
Technical Staff
General Staff
The rates above are just a guideline and project leader will have full discretion to decide the rates.
Upon acceptance of the LOA, borang kerja perundingan is required to be filled in. (borang as attached). Once the dean's approval is obtained, the borang can then be given to us along with the LOA/PO. We will then obtain our internal management's approval as well as the TNC R&I's before opening the project account.
During the project, there as various forms for various needs. Attached are the forms. For the honorarium claims, if the leader of the project is claiming, the dean's approval is required. If the team members claim, then the project leader's approval is required. We always suggest for the consultants to send in their forms at least a week before the accounts closing period as per below, to enable us to obtain the necessary approvals and pass to accounts for payment.
Please submit your claims, honorarium claims, request for invoices latest by 1 week before the following dates each month.
Month in 2017
February 20/2/2017 Monday
March 20/3/2017 Monday
April 20/4/2017 Thursday
May 19/5/2017 Friday
June 20/6/2017 Tuesday
July 20/7/2017 Thursday
August 18/8/2017 Friday
September 20/9/2017 Wednesday
October 20/10/2017 Friday
November 20/11/2017 Monday

Borang permohonan menjalankan kerja luar (USM)
BorangTun. Imbuhan UHSB
Borang Wang Pendahuluan UHSB
Borang Tun. Perjalanan UHSB
Borang Pesanan Pembelian UHSB
Borang Pelantikan Staf Projek UHSB
Borang Kerja Perundingan UHSB.UISB
Borang Honorarium UHSB_2017