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).
EUROCK 2018 – The ISRM European Rock Mechanics Symposium will be held in St Petersburg, Russia from 22 to 26 May 2018.
"17 October 2018 Joint BGA/IGS Meeting at ICE London: Geosynthetics in Walls and Roads: Recent US Research and Developments - by Prof Jie Han. Drinks in bar afterward sponsored by Huesker https://t.co/XiWTEqG5Yy … @UKIGS #geotechnical"
"26 September 2018 BGA Meeting at ICE London: Critical State Soil Mechanics: 125 years of developments, a story of many dam failures - Mike Jefferies of Golder. Drinks afterwards sponsored by Golder https://t.co/u04HmsoySd #geotechnical"
The British Geotechnical Society (BGA) is pleased to announce that Jack Templeman of the University of Oxford is the winner of the 2017 MSc/MEng prize for his Masters' thesis on 'Numerical modelling of lateral buckling of subsea pipelines'.
Early Bird Registration for Chalk 2018 is now open. Early Bird Registration rates are available until midnight on 30 June 2018, full rates apply after that date.
Imperial College London is hosting a half day seminar on the Effects of Tunnelling on Existing Tunnels. The objective of the seminar is to disseminate and discuss findings from the Imperial College Crossrail research project.