Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

The Journal of Hexagon Infrastructure Engineering focuses on the technical field which contains articles on Planning, implementing and evaluating civil buildings


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Publication Frequency

June :

Deadline : 15 May

Publish : 25 June


Deadline : 15 November

Publish : 24 December


Publication Etics Statements

Ethics of Scientific Publications

Ethics of Scientific Publications Journals Infrastructure engineering Hexagon

Hexagon Infrastructure engineering journal, published since 2016 started offline and online, with a frequency of 2 (two) times a year, in June and December.  Infrastructure engineering journals Hexagon is a scientific journal published on-line and publish articles or research papers in civil engineering field which contains articles about planning, implementation and evaluation of civil buildings.

Statement scientific code of conduct is a statement of the code of conduct of all parties involved in the process of scientific journal publications, namely managers, editors, bestari partners, and author (author). Scientific Publication Ethics Code in essence upholding ethics in the publication of the three values, namely (i) Neutrality, which is free from conflicts of interest in the management of the publication; (Ii) Justice, which gives the right of authorship to the beneficiary as a writer; and (iii) Honesty, which is free of duplication, fabrication, falsification, and plagiarism in publication.

Responsibility Publisher

  1. Infrastructure engineering journal publisher Hexagon (Universitas Muhammadiyah Jember) responsible for publishing manuscripts that after going through the process of editing, reviewing, and publishing layouts in accordance with the rules of scientific journals.
  2. Infrastructure engineering journal publisher Hexagon responsible for guaranteeing academic freedom for the editors and Mitrabestari in carrying out their respective duties.
  3. Infrastructure engineering journal publisher Hexagon is responsible to maintain the privacy and protection of intellectual property and copyright, and editorial freedom.

Responsibility Editor

  1. Infrastructure engineering journal editor responsible for deciding Hexagon decent manuscript published by the editorial board meeting which refers to the requirements of applicable laws regarding defamation, copyright infringement, duplication, fabrication of data, falsification of data and plagiarism.
  2. In the process of the review and acceptance of the manuscript, editor of the Journal engineering team Infrastructure Hexagon treatment are basically the principle of similarity in the decision to publish the text, with no distinction as to race, sex, religion, ethnicity, nationality, or political ideology writer.
  3. Journal editors and the editorial team of engineering Infrastructure Hexagon will not disclose any information about the script or scripts that go except by permission of the author.
  4. Unpublished manuscripts will not be used by the editor of the Journal engineering research Infrastructure Hexagon own interests and will be returned directly to the author.

Responsibility Mitrabestari

Infrastructure engineering Journal Mitrabestari Hexagon assist the editor in making editorial decisions on manuscripts / manuscripts incoming

  1. Journal of Engineering Infrastructure Hexagon Mitrabestari responsible for the manuscript ditelaahnya recommendations.
  2. The study manuscript is done objectively, and be supported by clear arguments.
  3. Journal of Engineering Infrastructure Hexagon Mitrabestari responsible for quotations, references, duplication, fabrication of data, falsification of data and plagiarism on manuscript ditelaahnya.
  4. Journal of Engineering Infrastructure Hexagon Mitrabestari must always maintain the confidentiality of information and use information from texts ditelaahnya for profit / private interests.

Responsibility Writer

  1. Authors must present the manuscript of thought or research results clearly, honestly, and without duplication, fabrication of data, falsification of data and plagiarism.
  2. The author is responsible for the confirmation submitted to the text that has been written.
  3. Authors should indicate the reference of the opinions and work of others cited
  4. Writers must write a script ethically, honestly and responsibly, in accordance with the applicable rules of scientific writing.

The author does not mind if his manuscript editing experience on the review process and layout without changing the substance or the main idea of the article.


Plagiarism Policy

The Journal of Hexagon Infrastructure Engineering editorial board recognizes that plagiarism cannot be calculated and is therefore the only part needed for publication in the Journal of Hexagon Infrastructure Engineering.


Plagiarism involves the "use or close imitation of the language and thoughts of another author and the representation of them as one's own original work."


Papers must be original, unpublished, and not pending publication elsewhere. Any material taken verbatim from another source needs to be clearly identified as different from the present original text by (1) indentation, (2) use of quotation marks, and (3) identification of the source.

Any text of an amount exceeding fair use standards (herein defined as more than two or three sentences or the equivalent thereof) or any graphic material reproduced from another source requires permission from the copyright holder and, if feasible, the original author(s) and also requires identification of the source; e.g., previous publication.

When plagiarism is identified, the Editor in Chief responsible for the review of this paper and will agree on measures according to the extent of plagiarism detected in the paper in agreement with the following guidelines:

Level of Plagiaris

 1.Minor :

A short section of another article is plagiarized without any significant data or      idea taken from the other paper

Action : A warning is given to the authors and a request to change the text and properly cite the original article is made

2.Intermediate: A significant portion of a paper is plagiarized without proper citation to the original paper

Action: The submitted article is rejected and the authors are forbidden to submit further articles for one year

3. Severe : A significant portion of a paper is plagiarized that involves reproducing original results or ideas presented in another publication

Action: The paper is rejected and the authors are forbidden to submit further articles for five years.


It is understood that all authors are responsible for the content of their submitted paper as they all sign the AGRIBEST JOURNAL Copyright Transfer Form. If a penalty is imposed for plagiarism, all authors will be subject to the same penalty.

If a second case of plagiarism by the same author(s) is identified, a decision on the measures to be enforced will be made by the Editorial board (Editor-in-Chief, and Editorial members) with the Chair of the Editor in Chief. The author(s) might be forbidden to submit further articles forever.

This policy applies also to material reproduced from another publication by the same author(s). If an author uses text or figures that have previously been published, the corresponding paragraphs or figures should be identified and the previous publication referenced. It is understood that in case of a review paper or a paper of a tutorial nature much of the material was previously published.

The author should identify the source of the previously published material and obtain permission from the original author and the publisher. If an author submits a manuscript to Journal of Hexagon Infrastructure Engineering with significant overlap with a manuscript submitted to another journal simultaneously, and this overlap is discovered during the review process or after the publications of both papers, the editor of the other journal is notified and the case is treated as a severe plagiarism case. Significant overlap means use of identical or almost identical figures and identical or slightly modified text for one half or more of the paper. For self plagiarism of less than one half of the paper but more than one tenth of the paper, the case shall be treated as intermediate plagiarism. If self plagiarism is confined to the methods section, the case shall be considered as minor plagiarism.

If an author uses some of his previously published material to clarify the presentation of new results, the previously published material shall be identified and the difference to the present publication shall be mentioned. Permission to republish must be obtained from the copyright holder. In the case of a manuscript that was originally published in conference proceedings and then is submitted for publication in Journal of Hexagon Infrastructure Engineering either in identical or in expanded form, the authors must identify the name of the conference proceedings and the date of the publication and obtain permission to republish from the copyright holder. The editor may decide not to accept this paper for publication.

However, an author shall be permitted to use material from an unpublished presentation, including visual displays, in a subsequent journal publication. In the case of a publication being submitted that was originally published in another language, the title, date and journal of the original publication must be identified by the authors, and the copyright must be obtained. The editor may accept such a translated publication to bring it to the attention of a wider audience. The editor may select a specific paper that had been published (e.g. a “historic” paper) for republication in order to provide a better perspective of a series of papers published in one issue of Agribest Journal. This republication shall be clearly identified as such and the date and journal of the original publication shall be given, and the permission of the author(s) and the publisher shall be obtained.

The Journal of Hexagon Infrastructure Engineering layout editor for the Journal is responsible for maintaining the list of authors subjected to penalties and will check that no authors of a submitted paper are on this list. If a banned author is identified, the layout editor will inform the Editor-in-Chief who will take appropriate measures. This policy will be posted on the web site with the instructions for submitting a manuscript, and a copy will be sent to the authors with the confirmation email upon initial receipt of their original manuscript. A sentence shall be added to the copyright transfer form to indicate that the author(s) have read the Plagiarism Policy




Article Charge

The fees charged for the process in the journal are organized as follows: (This journal charges the following author fees)

Article Submission : Free

Review Process : Free

Article Publication : Free

Hardcopy / Printed version : 300.000 IDR