SIC Industry Description

Industry: 8711—Engineering Services
Establishments primarily engaged in providing professional engineering services. Establishments primarily providing and supervising their own engineering staff on temporary contract to other firms are included in this industry. Establishments providing engineering personnel, but not general supervision, are classified in Industry 7363. Establishments primarily engaged in providing architectural engineering services are classified in Industry 8712, and those providing photogrammetric engineering services are classified in Industry 8713.

Designing ship, boat, and machineMarine engineering services
Engineering services: industrial, civil, electrical, mechanical, petroleum, marine, and designPetroleum engineering services
Machine tool designers
Codes TitlesTotal Marketable US Businesses
8711Engineering Services97,331
871100Engineering services32,596
87110000Engineering services32,596
871101Sanitary engineers368
87110100Sanitary engineers152
87110101Pollution control engineering216
871102Industrial engineers5,331
87110200Industrial engineers434
87110201Machine tool design303
87110202Mechanical engineering4,594
871103Petroleum, mining, and chemical engineers714
87110300Petroleum, mining, and chemical engineers136
87110301Chemical engineering252
87110302Mining engineer97
87110303Petroleum engineering229
871104Construction and civil engineering18,226
87110400Construction and civil engineering1,310
87110401Building construction consultant4,054
87110402Civil engineering10,383
87110403Heating and ventilation engineering313
87110404Structural engineering2,166
871199Engineering services, nec40,096
87119901Acoustical engineering265
87119902Aviation and/or aeronautical engineering1,249
87119903Consulting engineer31,824
87119904Designing: ship, boat, machine, and product605
87119905Electrical or electronic engineering2,937
87119906Energy conservation engineering856
87119907Fire protection engineering263
87119908Marine engineering352
87119909Professional engineer1,745