Welcome to the British Geotechnical Association (BGA). We are the principal association for geotechnical engineers in the United Kingdom. We also perform the role of the Ground Board for the Institution of Civil Engineers, as well as being the UK member of the International Society for Soil Mechanics & Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE) and the International Society for Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering (ISRM).
BGA Evening Meeting: the 2019 John Mitchell Lecture will be delivered by Clif Kettle on Ground Treatment - 40 years from Black Art to Fully Engineered Solution
A BGA Early Career Group event on drift-filled hollows
"PhD Opportunity in Geotechnics - December 2018. To support the wider academic and professional field, the BGA would like to draw attention to available PhD positions in geotechnical subjects https://t.co/IkAjmWy5lR"
"2019 Rankine Dinner. Details of how to request tickets are now on the BGA website https://t.co/IXYYA9j51U"
"Call for submissions for 50th Cooling Prize. The BGA invites papers from Young Geotechnical Professionals on any topic dealing with the engineering behaviour of the ground. Deadline for papers is 18 Jan 2019. Competition will be in London 5 March 2019 https://t.co/7IPLwhIdPB"
Call for Abstracts for the YSRM 2019: The 5th ISRM Young Scholars' Symposium on Rock Mechanics & REIF 2019: International Symposium on Rock Engineering for Innovative Future