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The British Geotechnical Association


Ground Engineering is the official publication of the British Geotechnical Association (BGA), the leading association for geotechnical engineers in the UK. The BGA performs the role of the ICE’s Ground Board and is also the UK member of the International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE) and the International Society for Rock Mechanics (ISRM). Annual membership of the BGA costs £70 (£39 for students and retired members) and includes a subscription to GE.


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BGA launches membership surveySubscription

18 February, 2019

The British Geotechnical Association (BGA) has announced the launch of a survey gain greater understanding of the demographic of its members and other individuals who have an interested in ground engineering.

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BGA chairman's blog: The Grenfell Tower tragedy Subscription

26 September, 2017

British Geotechnical Association chairman Martin Preene asks what are the lessons for the geotechnical industry from the Grenfell Tower tragedy