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Call for Abstracts for Engineering in Chalk Conference

Engineering in Chalk is a major two-day international conference organized by the British Geotechnical Association (BGA) with support from the Engineering Group of the Geological Society (EGGS), and will be held on 17th and 18th September 2018 at Imperial College in London. See the Chalk 2018 Website for full details. The Organizing Committee of the conference is pleased to invite submissions of abstracts for papers and posters. Submission is via

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January 2017 Newsletter

Another year has come and gone and an exciting programme awaits BGA members for 2017. Flyers, booking arrangements and full details of all BGA events are available on the BGA website at www.britishgeotech.org.uk.   Attending BGA Events in person: Please let us know if your commitments prevent you from attending an event for which you have previously registered so that a) someone else may do so and b) we have a full theatre.   Watching BGA

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ISSMGE January 2017 Newsletter

Please visit the new-look ISSMGE website – http://www.issmge.org/ for full details of all ISSMGE activities. 1.     Elections for the President and Regional Vice Presidents 2017-2021 Member Societies were sent emails on the 27th September with details on the nomination process for candidates in the upcoming elections for the next President and Regional Vice-presidents (Africa, Asia, Europe, South America) for the next Board (term  Sept

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BGA Medal: Call for 2016 Entries

The British Geotechnical Association Medal (and certificate) is awarded annually (calendar year) to the BGA member who has written or co-written the best paper published in an international journal and submitted for consideration of the award. Where more than one BGA member has contributed to the paper, the Medal will be awarded to the major BGA author. Nominations are sought for the 2016 award, with a deadline of 31st January 2017. Full details

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December 2016 ISSMGE Newsletter

Please visit the new-look ISSMGE website – http://www.issmge.org/ for full details of all ISSMGE activities.   1.     Elections for the President and Regional Vice Presidents 2017-2021   Member Societies were sent emails on the 27th September with details on the nomination process for candidates in the upcoming elections for the next President and Regional Vice-presidents (Africa, Asia, Europe, South America) for the next Board (term  Sept

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December 2016 Newsletter

  Attending BGA Events in person: Please let us know if your commitments prevent you from attending an event for which you have previously registered so that a) someone else may do so and b) we have a full theatre.   Watching BGA Events live online:  There is now an option to register to watch BGA events on line as well as to book in person.  The viewing link will be sent to those who have registered about a week in advance.   Networking

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Rankine Dinner Request Form: Now Available!-updated

The 57th Rankine Dinner Request form is now available!

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November 2016 News

Dear BGA Member,   Flyers, booking arrangements and full details of all BGA events are available on the BGA website at www.britishgeotech.org.uk.   Attending BGA Events in person: Please let us know if your commitments prevent you from attending an event for which you have previously registered so that a) someone else may do so and b) we have a full theatre.   Watching BGA Events live online: There is now an option to register to watch

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ISSMGE November News

Please visit the new-look ISSMGE website – http://www.issmge.org/ for full details of all ISSMGE activities. 1.     Elections for the President and Regional Vice Presidents 2017-2021 Member Societies were sent emails on the 27th September with details on the nomination process for candidates in the upcoming elections for the next President and Regional Vice-presidents (Africa, Asia, Europe, South America) for the next Board (term  Sept

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Building Regulations Consultation

Building Regulations in Wales - Approved Documents A (Structure), B Volume 2 (Fire safety), C (Site preparation and resistance to contaminants and moisture).  The Cabinet Secretary for Environment and Rural Affairs today launched a consultation on proposed amendments to Approved Documents A, B and C. We would like to hear your views on the proposals to update Approved Documents A, B and C of the Building Regulations. For more information and how

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