Monthly Archives: October 2016

Talk: Tunnel face stability and its reinforcement using bolts, and AGM

The TAS Chapter AGM will follow this presentation. After conclusion of the AGM members are invited to join the TAS Chapter committee for drinks and nibbles provided by AGS followed by a ‘pay your own way’ dinner. Venue TBA. Abstract Tunnel excavation in weak to medium ground can lead to important ground movements and occasionally triggers …more

Posted in 2016 Tasmania Meetings, Meeting, Tasmania |

Geotesta Pty Ltd

Unit 6 31-37 Howleys Road NOTTING HILL VIC 3168 Phone: 1300 852 216 www.geotesta.com.au

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Alliance Geotechnical Pty Ltd

10 Welder Road SEVEN HILLS NSW 2147 Phone: 1800 288 188 www.allgeo.com.au

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55th Rankine Lecture:
Hazard, Risk and Reliability in Geotechnical Practice

“Doubt is an uncomfortable condition, but certainty is a ridiculous one” – Voltaire Abstract More and more, society requires to know the risk which people, property and the environment are exposed to. The role of the geotechnical engineering profession should increasingly be reducing exposure to threats, reducing risk and protecting people. The objective of the 55th Rankine …more

Posted in 2016 Sydney Meetings, Meeting, Sydney |

2016 Vic Chapter AGM, Annual Dinner and Guest Speaker

Are we there yet? Some reflections on a geotechnical journey The Victoria Chapter of the Australian Geomechanics Society invite you to their Annual General Meeting on Wednesday 7th of December, followed by their Annual Dinner. We are proud to welcome Max Ervin to talk to us as we dine. About the talk Max Ervin is …more

Posted in 2016 Victoria Meetings, Meeting, Victoria |

55th Rankine Lecture:
Hazard, Risk and Reliability in Geotechnical Practice

“Doubt is an uncomfortable condition, but certainty is a ridiculous one” – Voltaire Abstract More and more, society requires to know the risk which people, property and the environment are exposed to. The role of the geotechnical engineering profession should increasingly be reducing exposure to threats, reducing risk and protecting people. The objective of the 55th Rankine …more

Posted in 2016 Newcastle Meetings, Meeting, Newcastle |

Presentations from Finalists for 2016 GHD Prize in Geomechanics

The GHD Prize in Geomechanics is an award sponsored by the firm GHD and presented annually by the Australian Geomechanics Society (AGS) Newcastle Chapter for the best final year undergraduate project in the area of geomechanics at The University of Newcastle, Australia. The award is intended to encourage students to undertake projects in the area …more

Posted in 2016 Newcastle Meetings, Meeting, Newcastle |

2016 Future Graduates Networking BBQ

Are you a geotechnical professional searching for a graduate employee, or a graduating student looking for an employer? To celebrate the submission of their final year geotechnical design project, AGS Newcastle is hosting a BBQ for civil engineering students at The University of Newcastle. Join us for free refreshments and an opportunity to network with …more

Posted in 2016 Newcastle Meetings, Meeting, Newcastle |