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

BGA Meeting
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Grouting and Strengthening of Low Permeability Soil Using Biocalcis

BGA Evening Meeting: Annette Esnault Filet of Bachy Soletanche Group on Grouting and Strengthening of Low Permeability Soil Using Biocalcis

  • Tomorrow 18:00
  • Tomorrow 18:00 - 20:00
  • Godfrey Mitchell Theatre, Institution of Civil Engineers, One Great George Street, Westminster, London SW1P 3AA
  • Organiser: British Geotechnical Association
ISSMGE Conferences and Seminars
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40 Years of Roller Integrated Continuous Compaction Control (CCC)

The Symposium on 40 Years of Roller Integrated Continuous Compaction Control (CCC) will be held in Vienna, Austria on November 29 2018

  • 29.11.2018
  • 08:15 - 19:30
  • House of Engineers, Eschenbachgasse 9/11 A-1040 Vienna Austria
  • Organiser: Austrian Society of Engineers and Architects

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Latest News

ARMA 2019 Symposium-Abstract Deadline Extended

  • 15.11.2018

Abstracts Submission Deadline Extended to 30 November 2018

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ISSMGE November 2018 News

  • 14.11.2018

ISSMGE News & Information Circular November 2018

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2018 Fleming Award Shortlist Announced

  • 08.11.2018

The BGA is pleased to announce the shortlisted entries for the 2018 Fleming Award. The finalists will present at the Fleming Award evening on 6 December 2018, when a judging panel will select the winner.

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19th Annual Film Evening

  • 08.11.2018

​Offshore Engineering Society 19th Annual Film Evening

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Call for Abstracts - Transportation Soil Engineering in Cold Regions Conference

  • 26.10.2018

This is a call for abstracts for Transportation Soil Engineering in Cold Regions Conference (20-23 May 2019) in St. Petersburg, Russia.

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Call for Entries - Cooling Prize 2019

  • 19.10.2018

The British Geotechnical Association (BGA) is pleased to invite Young Geotechnical Professionals to submit papers for the 50th Cooling Prize Competition on any topic dealing with the engineering behaviour of the ground

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