Tag Archives: geohazard

AGHP Photo Contest Open to All

The 2016 AGHP Photo Contest is open for submissions. This free, engineering awareness-raising competition is an annual event, supported by the Association of Geohazard Professionals (AGHP). The contest is open to all members of the engineering community working to prevent or repair damage from geohazards. The theme for 2016’s contest is “Proper demonstration of geohazard materials, technologies, […]

Geotechnical and Structural Engineering Congress 2016

The Geo-Institute (G-I) and Structural Engineering Institute (SEI) of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) are coming together to create this first-of-its-kind event. By combining the best of both Institutes’ annual conferences into one unique conference, you will profit from unmatched networking opportunities with colleagues within and across disciplines. 3 ½ days of premier […]

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 […]

ASCE Convention

CONVENTION TOPICS State of the Industry/Profession Training (Leadership, Professional, Technical) Cross-Discipline Technical Causes, Effect, and Mitigation of Natural and Man-made Catastrophes ASCE Strategic Issues/Public Policy Significant Projects History & Heritage TYPES OF SESSIONS Roundtable (60 or 90 minutes) Concurrent Program Sessions (60 or 90 minutes) Panel Discussions (60 or 90 minutes) Point – Counterpoint w/ […]

The 66th Highway Geology Symposium

The 66th annual Highway Geology Symposium will be held in Sturbridge, Massachusetts, on September 14th through the 17th, 2015. There will be a half day TRB session titled “Geotechnical Risk Assessment and Performance Management” on Monday afternoon, September 14th. Technical sessions of the Symposium will start on Tuesday morning, September 15th. Click here to read […]

Announcing the Association of Geohazard Professionals 2015 Photo Contest

The first-ever AGHP Photo Contest is open to all members of the AGHP. The contest will be open from May 7, 2015 – July 31, 2015. Demonstrate geohazard materials, technologies, and events! All entries should include a photo title, description and photo credit. First, second, and third place winners will be announced in September. Theme: […]

Post Anchoring Committee Survey

The Post Anchoring Committee would like to invite you to participate in an important survey aimed at collecting information regarding the anchoring of flexible net geohazard mitigation systems. In particular, the survey is directed toward rockfall catchment fences, but also is applicable for debris flow barriers, snow nets, etc. The survey is part of an […]