2014 Victoria Meetings

AGS Victoria – Latrobe Valley Geotechnical Group
2014 AGM, Technical Meeting & BBQ

Following the AGM there will be a Technical Meeting with guest presenter Dr. Ezzat William of Geohart Consultants. Rainfall Events: Understanding Annual Return Interval and its application. Presented by Dr. Ezzat William Approach to preliminary hydrological design Application to drainage system networking Routing and design of water channels Use of rainfall analysis in estimating flood …more

AGS Victorian Chapter Annual Dinner and AGM

The AGM will be followed by our Annual Dinner, and we are proud to have Dr Thomas Rich, Senior Curator Vertebrate Palaeontology of Museum Victoria join us as our guest speaker. He will be talking about ‘Tunneling for Polar Dinosaurs’, please see the attached flyer for more information. Call for Nominations: Victoria Chapter Committee 2015 Please …more

Numerical Modelling Of Dynamic Saturated Soil And Pore Fluid Interaction

Earthquake induced liquefaction has caused extensively damage to various cities and one of the most notable one is the damage caused to Christchurch on 22nd February 2011. Liquefaction occurs because of the interaction between the soil particles and its pore fluid. The seminar will describe the cause of liquefaction and the typical damage it causes. …more