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

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Emily Riley wins 51st Cooling Prize Competition

  • 10.03.2020

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

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The 2020 Rankine Lecture has been Postponed

  • 09.03.2020

The 2020 Rankine Lecture has been postponed

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Rankine Day Seminar on 18 March 2020 Cancelled

  • 09.03.2020

Rankine Day Seminar on 18 March 2020 has been cancelled

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Update on the 2020 Rankine Lecture and Dinner

  • 04.03.2020

The BGA is closely monitoring the situation regarding Coronavirus but currently plan for the Lecture and Dinner to go ahead as normal

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Call for abstracts: EUROCK 2021 – Mechanics and Rock Engineering from Theory to Practice

  • 01.03.2020

Call for abstracts: EUROCK 2021 – Mechanics and Rock Engineering from Theory to Practice

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Ground Engineering’s March 2020 issue is available online

  • 26.02.2020

Ground Engineering’s March 2020 issue is available online

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Call for Abstracts for 20th ICSMGE, Sydney 2021

  • 19.01.2020

The Call for Abstracts for the 20th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ICSMGE) is open with a deadline of Friday, 3 April 2020.

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Ground Engineering’s January & February 2020 issue is available online

  • 15.01.2020

Ground Engineering’s January & February 2020 issue is available online

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