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).
In advance of the 2024 BGA Rankine Lecture, there will be a half day seminar at Imperial College London on Data in Geotechnical Engineering: beyond conventional methods and design
Call for nominations for ISSMGE TC 207 (Soil-Structure Interaction and Retaining Walls) and TC 208 (Slope Stability). Deadline 21 March 2024
Proceedings of the Geo-Resilience 2023 conference are now available on the BGA Members Area
The March 2024 issue of Ground Engineering is available on line. Online access to Ground Engineering (GE) is included in BGA subscriptions.
Latest newsletters for XVIII European Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering to be held in Lisbon in August 2024
The British Geotechnical Association (BGA) is pleased to invite Early Career Geotechnical Professionals to submit posters for the 55th Cooling Prize Competition on any topic dealing with the engineering behaviour of the ground