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).
The 2018 John Mitchell Lecture will be delivered by Len Threadgold from Geotechnics Ltd on the topic of Re-thinking Site Investigation: Design, Practice and Procurement
Joint Meeting with the Engineering Group of the Geological Society delivered by David Waring of BP and David Rushton of East Point Geo
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The British Geotechnical Association (BGA) is grateful to Steve Hencher, Emeritus Professor in Engineering Geology at the University of Leeds for sharing with us an interesting recording of a lecture by Evert Hoek, the eminent rock mechanics engineer and 1983 Rankine Lecturer