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).
The Yorkshire Geotechnical Group of the ICE are hosting their annual presentation competition for young geotechnical engineers. Up to six shortlisted finalists will deliver 10-minute presentations, followed by questions from the judges.
The 2020 Fleming Award Meeting, with keynote lecture presented by Dr Christopher Power of Mott MacDonald on Meeting the Climate Change Challenge to Transportation Infrastructure Geotechnical Assets
"Call for Submissions for BGA Medal 2020, awarded annually to a paper written by a BGA member for “meritorious contributions to geotechnical science or practice” https://t.co/Igw1IbOSf8"
"Online event: 26th January 2021. The John Mitchell Award Lecture by David Beadman. Advance registration required https://t.co/oAtoF3jgIt"
"Ground Engineering’s December 2020 issue is available online - Online access to Ground Engineering (GE) is included in BGA subscriptions https://t.co/AKIsUbjA0y"
The British Geotechnical Association (BGA) is pleased to invite Young Geotechnical Professionals to submit posters for the 52nd Cooling Prize Competition on any topic dealing with the engineering behaviour of the ground