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 Piling 2020 conference that was due to be held at Durham University on the 15th and 16th September 2020 has been postponed until the 25th and 26th March 2021 due to the COVID 19 pandemic
BGA On-Line Meeting - Lower Thames Crossing: Planning for Design presented by Cedric Allenou of Lower Thames Crossing
"Ground Engineering’s August/September 2020 issue is available online - Online access to Ground Engineering (GE) is included in BGA subscriptions https://t.co/zm1zJKS7He"
"The BGA is pleased to announce the results of 2020 Elections to the BGA Executive Committee https://t.co/VyqDtXzxtz"
CHANGE OF DATE - International Conference on Challenges and Achievements in Geotechnical Engineering March 31- April 2, 2021
The BGA is pleased to invite entries for the Fleming Competition. This is held annually to commemorate the life and work of Dr Ken Fleming and to recognise excellence in the practical application of geotechnics in a project or a part of a project.