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

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BGA AGM and Lecture on Hinkley Point C Earthworks Slope Protection

BGA On-Line Lecture and Annual General Meeting (AGM)

  • 04.11.2020
  • 16:00 - 18:00
  • On-line event
  • Event Type: BGA Meeting
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2020 Geotechnical Engineering Proceedings Lecture

The 2020 Geotechnical Engineering Proceedings Lecture will be given by Kristof Verreydt of KU Leuven on Design Parameters for Construction of Dikes with Treated Sludge at Redevelopment of Sludge Reservoirs

  • 18.11.2020
  • 17:00 - 18:30
  • On-line event
  • Event Type: BGA Meeting

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Ground Engineering’s October 2020 issue is available online

  • 23.09.2020

Ground Engineering’s October 2020 issue is available online

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Ground Engineering’s August/September 2020 issue is available online

  • 05.08.2020

Ground Engineering’s August/September 2020 issue is available online

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Result of 2020 Elections to the BGA Executive Committee

  • 26.07.2020

The BGA is pleased to announce the results of 2020 Elections to the BGA Executive Committee

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Postponement of 60th Rankine Lecture until March 2021

  • 23.07.2020

Postponement of 60th Rankine Lecture until March 2021

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CHANGE OF DATE: International Conference on Challenges and Achievements in Geotechnical Engineering (ICCAGE2020)

  • 26.06.2020

CHANGE OF DATE - International Conference on Challenges and Achievements in Geotechnical Engineering March 31- April 2, 2021

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Ground Engineering’s July 2020 issue is available online

  • 24.06.2020

Ground Engineering’s July 2020 issue is available online

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