The British Geotechnical Association(BGA) is the principal association for geotechnical engineers in the United Kingdom.
The International Symposium on Coupled Phenomena in Environmental Geotechnics 6 September to 7 September 2017 University of Leeds This lecture highlights the importance of carefully considering the implications of design and construction decisions in ensuring good long-term liner performance. It explores some common well-understood concepts and then examines the misconceptions that can arise and their implications. It highlights the importance ofRead more
26-28 September 2018, Lausanne, Switzerland EPFL are glad to announce the International Symposium on Energy Geotechnics (SEG-2018) under the auspices of the Technical Committee TC – 308 of ISSMGE, taking place at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland on 26-28 September 2018. The Symposium is a 3-day event focusing on biggest challenges and innovative solutions on energy geotechnics. It aims to serve asRead more
The BGA ECG warmly invite attendees to networking drinks following Professor Alonso’s Rankine Lecture 2017. The h-bar is located downstairs from the main lecture theatre and directions will be given on the night. Sponsored by Arup (on a first come, first served basis) 15th March 2017 following the lecture The h-bar, Level 0 Sherfield Building, Imperial College, London For details and location of the h-bar see: http://www.imperial.ac.uk/food-and-drink/catering-outlets/h-bar/Read more
The 57th Rankine Dinner Request form is now available!Read more
57TH RANKINE LECTURE Advance Registration is not required for this event Watch online: https://youtu.be/FS3xIOKJrbk Wednesday 15th March 2017 at 5.30pm The Great Hall, Sherfield Building, Imperial College London, Exhibition Road, SW7 2AZ (Additional seating in the Clore Lecture Theatre, Huxley Building, Imperial College) Triggering and Motion of Landslides Professor Eduardo Alonso Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC) ABSTRACT The velocityRead more
Guide to gaining full access to the Ground Engineering website Membership of the BGA includes an annual subscription to Ground Engineering. That used to mean just receiving the print issue of the magazine but the website – www.geplus.co.uk – contains daily news updates, exclusive online features and access to every technical paper ever published in Ground Engineering, as well as more in-depth versions of features and news that appeared in theRead more
Headlines and Deadlines IMPORTANT: the ICE database is being updated with 2015 subscription information this coming weekend so MyICE and online registration for events cannot be accessed between 16:00 on Friday 10October and 09:00 on Tuesday 14 October. Deadline extended for themed issue on Innovations in Deep Foundations design and construction in 2016 – 10October 2014 Joint Meeting with IGS: Geosynthetics – Design & specification,Read more