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).
Dr Anthony Cooper will deliver a talk on recognising and avoiding Gypsum Geohazards within the UK, such as sinkholes, subsidence and heave.
Joint BGA/IGS evening meeting: Managing Legal Risk: A Geotechnical and Geosynthetic Perspective, presented by Russell Jones of Golder
"The 60th Rankine Lecture has been postponed. The lecture, to be delivered by Professor Stephan Jefferis, has been rearranged for 16th March 2022, as an in-person event at Imperial College Londion https://t.co/oQ4VwRsub8"
"22 September 2021. BGA In-person lecture at ICE London. Southbank Place - The Redevelopment of the Shell Centre, Waterloo, London - presented by Stuart Hardy and Anton Pillai of Arup. Advance registration is required https://t.co/lFRz0U4v2O"
Ground Engineering’s October 2021 issue is available online. Online access to Ground Engineering (GE) is included in BGA subscriptions.
UK Specification for Ground Investigation (Third Edition) - Deadline for comments extended to 20 August 2021