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

BGA News

The latest news from the BGA.

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Latest News

ISSMGE News Digest July 2016

  • 29.07.2016

ISSMGE News & Information Circular July 2016

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ISSMGE News Digest June 2016

  • 29.07.2016

19th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Seoul 2017

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New Temporary Works MSc

  • 21.06.2016

City University have announced the creation of a new masters programme in  Temporary Works and
Construction Method Engineering. The course, which can be taken over one or two years, is the
first and only of its kind in the UK.  The programme will provide a specialist qualification for those involved in the design and construction of temporary works and addresses industry need for such a professional qualification.
The Temporary Works Forum (TWf), which promotes best practice within the UK construction industry, has designated City University London as a Centre of Excellence in Temporary Works and Construction Method Engineering and collaborated in the development and delivery of this new masters.

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ISSMGE News Digest May 2016

  • 19.05.2016

ISSMGE News & Information Circular

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AGS-BDA Taskforce on Ground Investigation

  • 19.05.2016

The partnered AGS and the BDA have partnered to create a new Task Force, which has been conceived to explore the current condition of the UK Ground Investigation industry.

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May 2016 Newsletter

  • 19.05.2016

It would be really helpful if you could let us know if your commitments prevent you from attending an event for which you have previously registered so that a) someone else may do so and b) we have a full theatre.

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BGA Elections 2016

  • 15.04.2016

Five members have been nominated for the elections this year. They are:

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April 2016 Newsletter

  • 15.04.2016

It would be really helpful if you could let us know if your commitments prevent you from attending an event for which you have previously registered so that a) someone else may do so and b) we have a full theatre.

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National / EU Ground Engineering Registration – Workshop

  • 14.04.2016

There will be an international workshop on ground engineering registration on the 25th April in Lueven, Belgium. The workshop will be held ahead of the "Design of Piles in Europe" meeting. Contributions are welcome but please notify the organisers in advance.

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