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 Services97,514
871100Engineering services32,218
87110000Engineering services32,218
871101Sanitary engineers366
87110100Sanitary engineers152
87110101Pollution control engineering214
871102Industrial engineers5,297
87110200Industrial engineers431
87110201Machine tool design300
87110202Mechanical engineering4,566
871103Petroleum, mining, and chemical engineers705
87110300Petroleum, mining, and chemical engineers136
87110301Chemical engineering248
87110302Mining engineer95
87110303Petroleum engineering226
871104Construction and civil engineering18,324
87110400Construction and civil engineering1,303
87110401Building construction consultant4,046
87110402Civil engineering10,499
87110403Heating and ventilation engineering314
87110404Structural engineering2,162
871199Engineering services, nec40,604
87119901Acoustical engineering265
87119902Aviation and/or aeronautical engineering1,240
87119903Consulting engineer32,354
87119904Designing: ship, boat, machine, and product606
87119905Electrical or electronic engineering2,928
87119906Energy conservation engineering867
87119907Fire protection engineering265
87119908Marine engineering348
87119909Professional engineer1,731