Tasks of the Engineer Troops:
- engineer reconnaissance of the enemy, terrain and objects;
- fortification of positions, defensive lines and deployment areas;
- construction and maintenance of obstacles and execution of demolition works;
- maintenance of lines for troop movement, manoeuvre and supply;
- construction and maintenance of wet gap crossings;
- camouflaging of troops and objects;
- water extraction and purification, as well as arrangement of water supply points.