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List of famous female civil engineers, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest female civil engineers list contains the most prominent and top females known for being civil engineers. There are thousand of females working as civil engineers in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic civil engineers have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a female aspiring to be a civil engineer then the people below should give you inspiration.

Elsie Eaves and Claire Barratt are a great starting point for your to rank your favorites on this list

While this isn't a list of all female civil engineers, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female civil engineers?" and "Who are the best female civil engineers?"
Anna Diamantopoulou is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Female Civil Engineers
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Anna Diamantopoulou is President of the Greek think tank "TO DIKTIO" and former Minister of Education. She is also a former European Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunities in the Prodi Commission, a post she held between 1999–2004. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 59

Birthplace: Kozani, Greece

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Claire Barratt is an industrial archaeologist, steam engineer and television presenter from the UK. She studied civil engineering at the University of Portsmouth, and whilst doing so, became more interested in mechanical engineering. Having completed her degree, she worked at the Chiltern Open Air Museum, the Royal Armouries and the British Engineerium where she continues to be employed. It was from here that her television career was launched when she appeared on Channel 4's Salvage Squad – a programme about restoring historical machinery – first as a participant, later as co-presenter. Whilst filming, she completed a master's degree in Conservation of Industrial Heritage and won the ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 44

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Nora Stanton Blatch Barney is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Female Civil Engineers
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Nora Stanton Blatch Barney was a civil engineer, architect, and suffragist. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 88 (1883-1971)

Birthplace: Basingstoke, United Kingdom

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Magdalena Matte is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Female Civil Engineers
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Magdalena Matte Lecaros is a civil engineer, businesswoman and politician. She is member of the Independent Democratic Union and was part of Chile's Ministry of Housing and Urban Development under Chile's current President Sebastián Piñera for the term of 2010-2014. She is a member of the Matte family. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 67

Birthplace: Santiago, Chile

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