November 2016 Archive

Rooting for Sustainable Performance

Presented by AGS Newcastle with the CGSE. Abstract Experimental studies of the behaviour of mixtures of sand with short flexible polypropylene fibres have been carried out using triaxial compression, triaxial extension, and shear box tests. Provided the fibres have appropriate orientations the attempt to stretch them generates an axial force which boosts the stress in the More Information…

Posted in 2016 Newcastle Meetings, Meeting, Newcastle |

AGS SA-NT 2016 Social Evening

Enjoy a fine 3 course Thai banquet and be entertained by an illustrated talk “Brunel and the Age of Progress”. The Talk Brunel and the Age of Progress Isambard Kingdom Brunel practised in the first half of the Nineteenth Century, a time of great technological, social, economic and political change. In fact he helped make More Information…

Posted in 2016 SA Meetings, Meeting |

AGS QLD 2016 AGM & Annual Dinner

Come and join us at the AGS annual dinner to celebrate the success of Australian Geomechanics Society Queensland Chapter in 2016. It is the perfect time to reflect on how we have performed in the past year. The call is out for active committee members 2017 with open nominations for next year. Consider getting involved More Information…

Posted in 2016 Queensland Meetings, Meeting, Queensland |