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HGS Calling all Young Authors

For the past two years at the HGS Symposiums held in Wyoming and Massachusetts, HGS formally supported a Young Author competition. Our winners the last two years were Simon Boone(2014), with a paper titled “Performance of Flexible Debris Flow Barriers in a Narrow Canyon” and Cory Rinehart(2015) with a paper titled “High Quality H20, Utilizing […]

GeoVancouver 2016 Call for Papers

The Organizing Committee of GeoVancouver 2016 calls for members of the Canadian and international geotechnical community to contribute recent research developments and advancement in their respective fields of interest and practice. The Technical Subcommittee is seeking case studies and papers dealing with historical design and construction practices or innovative analysis, techniques and solutions. We also […]

Announcing the Association of Geohazard Professionals Committee Meetings at TRB

The Association of Geohazard Professionals (AGHP) will hold four committee meetings during the Transportation Research Board (TRB) 95th Annual Meeting in Washington, DC. The full conference will be held January 10 – 14. AGHP Committee Meetings will be held on January 11 at the Cambria Hotel and Suites, Washington, DC Convention Center. These meetings are […]

Call for Student Papers at the 42nd Annual Conference on Explosives & Blasting Technique

Calling all students looking to make a mark in the explosives industry: The ISEE Conference Program Committee is pleased to announce the Call for Student Papers to be presented at the 42nd Annual Conference on Explosives & Blasting Technique, the largest gathering of its kind involving field blasters, manufacturers of explosives related products, educators and […]

STGEC 2015: October 19 – 23, 2015

Welcome to the 46th Annual Southeastern Transportation Geotechnical Engineering Conference – (STGEC) The South Carolina Department of Transportation, (SCDOT) is pleased to host the 2015 STGEC Conference. The conference will be held on October 19 – 23, 2015 in Greenville, South Carolina. This conference will explore the challenges and advances in Geotechnical, Geological, Geophysical, and […]

AGHP Committees at the 66th HGS

Committee Presentations and Meeting Opportunities The 66th annual Highway Geology Symposium will be held in Sturbridge, Massachusetts, September 14 – 17, 2015 at the Sturbridge Host Hotel and Conference Center. AGHP will hold working committee meetings on Sunday, September 13, in the Executive Room from 12:30pm until 5:00pm (EDT). In addition, the AGHP Committees will […]