The British Geotechnical Association (BGA) is the principal
association for geotechnical engineers in the United Kingdom.

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Alice Duley wins 52nd Cooling Prize Competition

  • 02.03.2021

The British Geotechnical Association (BGA) is pleased to announce that Alice Duley of Jacobs has been awarded the 52nd Cooling Prize for her presentation on Practical Geo-Dynamic Assessment of High-Speed Rail Earthworks on the Align Contract (HS2)

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Ground Engineering’s March issue is available online

  • 17.02.2021

Ground Engineering’s March issue is available online

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Finalists Announced for the 2021 Cooling Prize Competition

  • 16.02.2021

Finalists Announced for the 2021 Cooling Prize Competition

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Registration is now open for Piling 2020

  • 02.02.2021

Registration is now open for Piling 2020. The Conference will be held as an on-line event over 4 days from 23rd to 26th March.

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Ground Engineering’s January/February issue is available online

  • 20.01.2021

Ground Engineering’s January/February issue is available online

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Deadline for Cooling Prize Competition entries extended to 31 January 2021

  • 17.01.2021

Deadline for Cooling Prize Competition entries extended to 31 January 2021

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Postponement of 60th Rankine Lecture until Autumn 2021

  • 17.01.2021

The 60th Rankine Lecture has been postponed until September or October 2021 (date to be confirmed). The Lecture will be delivered by Professor Stephan Jefferis of Environmental Geotechnics Limited on The Unusual and the Unexpected in Geotechnical Engineering: Observation – Analogy – Experiment

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Call for nominations for the ISRM Technological Invention Award

  • 03.01.2021

Call for nominations for the ISRM Technological Invention Award

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Piling 2020 Conference confirmed as an on-line event in March 2021

  • 20.12.2020

Piling 2020 Conference confirmed as an on-line event in March 2021

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