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 Early Career Group Meetings
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BGA Early Career Group Committee Meeting (June 2021)

British Geotechnical Association Early Career Group Committee regular meeting for June 2021. If you would like to attend and/or subscribe to our calendar invites, please email bga-ecg@britishgeotech.org.uk

  • 28.06.2021
  • 13:00 - 14:00
  • Microsoft Teams Meeting - email bga-ecg@britishgeotech.org.uk to register
  • Event Type: BGA Early Career Group Meetings
BGA Early Career Group Meetings
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BGA Early Career Group Summer Networking Event

Come and join the BGA ECG for an evening of networking with other likeminded professionals

  • 23.07.2021
  • 18:30 - 20:30
  • TBC - stay tuned
  • Event Type: BGA Early Career Group Meetings

Latest Tweets from @BritishGeotech

"Ground Engineering’s July 2021 issue is available online - Online access to Ground Engineering (GE) is included in BGA subscriptions "

Jun 16

"UK Specification for Ground Investigation – Revision Update. TheSpecification published by ICE Publishing, is currently undergoing a revision - further information on BGA website "

Jun 13

"On-line event 16 June 2021: A Method for Investigating the Extent of Rock Bridges: FERM, presented by Dr Junlong Shang and Professor Steve Hencher "

Jun 09

"RT : BGA executive committee voting begins

The has launched this year's election to select three new candidate…"

Jun 04

Latest News

Ground Engineering’s July 2021 issue is available online

  • 16.06.2021

Ground Engineering’s July 2021 issue is available online. Online access to Ground Engineering (GE) is included in BGA subscriptions.

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UK Specification for Ground Investigation – revision update

  • 13.06.2021

Consultation on revision of UK Specification for Ground Investigation

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Voting for Election to BGA Executive Committee – Deadline 21 June 2021

  • 03.06.2021

Voting for Election to BGA Executive Committee – Deadline 21 June 2021

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Ground Engineering’s June 2021 issue is available online

  • 19.05.2021

Ground Engineering’s June 2021 issue is available online

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Ground Engineering’s May 2021 issue is available online

  • 14.04.2021

Ground Engineering’s May 2021 issue is available online

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The Piling 2020 Conference was a Great Success

  • 31.03.2021

The Piling 2020 Conference was a Great Success

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