The British Geotechnical Association (BGA) is the principal
association for geotechnical engineers in the United Kingdom.
The latest news from the BGA.
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The British Geotechnical Association (BGA) is calling for nominations for members to stand for election to the BGA Executive Committee – Deadline 20 April 2020
Ground Engineering’s April 2020 issue is available online
All BGA events up to August 2020 are postponed, and will be re-arranged for later dates in the 2020-21 session. The BGA regrets that this is necessary, but it is not appropriate to hold large meetings under the prevailing circumstances due to Covid-19
During the current health situation the BGA continues to welcome applications for all categories of BGA membership, but on-line applications only will be processed
The International Conference on Challenges and Achievements in Geotechnical Engineering (ICCAGE2020), planed to be held in Tirana on June 1st to 13rd, is postponed indefinitely.
Currently, the 2020 US Rock Mechanics/Geomechanics Symposium is proceeding as planned.
The British Geotechnical Association (BGA) is pleased to announce that Emily Riley of CVB JV Tideway East has been awarded the 51st Cooling Prize for her presentation on Engineering Mitigation of a Water Bearing Fissure in the Chalk
The 2020 Rankine Lecture has been postponed until 17 March 2021
Rankine Day Seminar on 18 March 2020 has been cancelled