The British Geotechnical Association (BGA) is the principal
association for geotechnical engineers in the United Kingdom.

Welcome to the British Geotechnical Association

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).

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Upcoming Events

ISSMGE Conferences and Seminars
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The 17th European Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering Reykjavik Iceland

The 17th European Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering will be held in Reykjavik, Iceland from 1st to 6th September 2019

  • 01.09.2019
  • 09:00 - 17:00
  • Harpa, Concert Hall and Conference Centre, Reykjavik
  • Organiser: Icelandic Geotechnical Society
BGA Meeting
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Geotechnical observations from suction buckets supporting offshore wind turbines

BGA Evening Meeting - Geotechnical observations from suction buckets supporting offshore wind turbines by Avi Shonberg of Orsted

  • 24.09.2019
  • 18:00 - 19:30
  • Institution of Civil Engineers, One Great George Street, Westminster, London SW1P 3AA
  • Organiser: British Geotechnical Association

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AGS Conference: Safety in Mind

  • 10.07.2019

AGS Conference: Safety in Mind

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Geoforum 4: The South West-Local Expertise, Global Reach

  • 10.07.2019

Tthe SUT OSIG committee is pleased to invite you to the Geoforum 4: The South West-Local Expertise, Global Reach

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ISSMGE News & Information Circular July 2019

  • 09.07.2019

ISSMGE News & Information Circular July 2019

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Professor Roger Frank wins the Sir Alcon Copisarow Award 2019

  • 03.07.2019

Professor Roger Frank wins the Sir Alcon Copisarow Award 2019 from the British Section of the Société des Ingénieurs et Scientifiques de France (IESF)

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Middle East's Geo-Congress 2019: Springer-Nature Publications - Deadlines Extensions

  • 02.07.2019

GeoMEast2019 International Congress and Exhibition

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Ground Engineering’s July 2019 issue available online

  • 28.06.2019

Ground Engineering’s July 2019 issue available online

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