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: a lecture on water and tunnelling will be delivered by David Hartwell the 2018 Skempton Medal Winner
"15 May 2019 BGA Evening Meeting at ICE London: Ground Anchors: An Overview of Grouted Anchor Technology with Particular Reference to UK Practice by Devon Mothersille of Geoserve Global. Drinks afterward sponsored by Geoserve Global https://t.co/O01PwfyB88"
"10 April 2019 BGA Evening Meeting at ICE London: Monitoring to Answer the Requirements of SPERWall by Rory O’Rourke of Datum Group. Drinks afterward sponsored by @TheDatumGroup https://t.co/gvDrqXZ6f5"
"20 March 2019 The 59th Rankine Lecture by Prof George Gazetas - Benefits of Unconventional Seismic Foundation Design - at Imperial College London https://t.co/moy8Wkt1bL"
"RT @GE_magazine: Interview | Rankine: Beyond the conventional. “I jumped up and I’m not sure I have come down yet,” laughs George Gazetas o…"
The British Geotechnical Society (BGA) is pleased to announce the finalists for the 50th Cooling Prize Competition to be held in London on 5 March 2019
Lecture about Failure modes in rock masses as evidenced by failure in deep tunnels, cliffs, mountain walls and the highest mountains