Author Archive of Nick-fearnhead

2nd Pan American Conference on Unsaturated Soils – 12th-15th November 2017, Dallas, Texas

On behalf of the Unsaturated Soils Committee of the Geo-Institute (ASCE), and the TC106 committee on Unsaturated Soils (ISSMGE), you are cordially invited to attend PanAm-UNSAT 2017: The Second Pan American Conference on Unsaturated Soils, November 12-15, 2017, Dallas, Texas, USA. You are invited to submit a one-page proposal for a short course or workshop on any of the technical topics listed in the flyer below.  Deadline for proposals is 10th

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Kathmandu Soil: Obstacles and Opportunities

This joint BTS Young Members and BGA Early Career Group event will see Dr Binod L. Amatya present on the topic of Kathmandu Soil: Obstacles and Opportunities. This presentation will briefly highlight the 2015 Nepal Earthquake and its impact within the Kathmandu Valley. Ground conditions in the valley will be briefly discussed to illustrate some reasons for the variation of damage within the cities and how such inherent ground features could impact

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Workshop on Recent Advances in Tunnelling-induced Damage to Masonry Structures

Workshop on Recent Advances in Tunnelling-induced Damage to Masonry Structures, 18th April 2016, 2pm - 5.30pm, ICE, London. The workshop will include presentations from academia and industry, and will provide a forum to discuss current challenges regarding prediction and assessment of damage to masonry due to tunnelling. The workshop follows a research project undertaken at the Engineering Department of Cambridge University, and is jointly funded

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6th European Geosynthetics Congress, 25th-28th September 2016, Istanbul

6th European Congress on Geosynthetics September 25-28, 2016, Istanbul The Turkish Chapter of IGS announce that the 6th European Congress on Geosynthetics will be held on September 25-28, 2016, under the Organization of the Turkish Chapter of IGS in the unique city of Ljubljana. For further information on the event, please visit: http://www.eurogeo6.org/en/default.asp  

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3rd International Conference on Geotechnics for Sustainable Infrastructure Development, Hanoi, 24th-25th Nov 2016

The Foundation Engineering and Underground Construction JSC (FECON) will organize the 3rd international “Geotechnics for Sustainable Infrastructure Development” conference on November 24 and 25 at the JW Marriot Hotel Hanoi. The main purposes of the conference is to exchange updated information, knowledge, and experience on the design, foundation and construction of infrastructure in order to ensure sustainable targets for all types of infrastructure

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Advances in Laboratory Testing and Modelling of Soils and Shales, 18-20 January 2017

International Workshop on “Advances in Laboratory Testing and Modelling of Soils and Shales” 18-20 January 2017, Swiss Alps The International Workshop on “Advances in Laboratory Testing and Modelling of Soils and Shales” is a 3-day event promoting the exchange of ideas, practices and state of the art about laboratory testing and modelling of soils and shales. The Workshop is organized by the Laboratory for Soil Mechanics (LMS) of EPFL, and

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Geo-Risk 2017, June 4th-6th 2017, Denver, USA

On behalf of the Risk Assessment and Management Technical Committee (RAM) of the Geo-Institute (G-I) of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) and the Geotechnical Safety Network (GEOSNet) you are invited to attend Geo-Risk 2017 which will be held in downtown Denver on June 4–6, 2017. The theme of Geo-Risk 2017 is “Geotechnical Risk: From Theory to Practice” and will feature the latest research advances and engineering-practice innovations

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EG50 2017 – Engineering Geology 50 Conference – 5th-7th July 2017, Portsmouth

The organising committee would like to invite you to join us at a conference to celebrate 50 years of Engineering Geology and Geotechnics provision at the University of Portsmouth and 50 years of the Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology. Although primarily celebratory, reflecting on the contributions made by the University and this important scientific journal to the development of the engineering geology and geotechnics profession

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5th International Grouting Conference 9th-12th July, 2017, Hawaii

The Grouting Technical Committee of the Geo-Institute (G-I) of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) and the International Conference Organization for Grouting (ICOG) are organizing the 5th International Grouting Conference. This conference will focus on new technologies and current practice related to Grouting, Deep Mixing and Diaphragm Walls. 01Call4Abstracts-Grouting2017-v3 Final

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