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69th annual Highway Geology Symposium

The upcoming 69th annual Highway Geology Symposium will be held in Portland Maine, September 10th through September 13th, 2018, at the Holiday Inn By The Bay.  Early full conference registration rates are $350 through July 16, 2018.   Please visit the HGS website for online conference registration and the paper form for download. There will be a half-day […]

69th Highway Geology Symposium Early Registration Announcement

69th HIGHWAY GEOLOGY SYMPOSIUM SEPTEMBER 10-13, 2018 | PORTLAND, MAINE EARLY REGISTRATION ANNOUNCEMENT The 69th Annual Highway Geology Symposium (HGS) will be held September 10–13, 2018 at the Holiday Inn By The Bay in Portland Maine. There will be technical sessions along with industry sponsors and exhibitors.  Register now! EVENT SCHEDULE Monday, September 10 Afternoon TRB Mid-Year Session:  Geotechnical Asset Management: Implementation […]

Event Announcement from the Highway Geology Symposium

The 69th Annual Highway Geology Symposium will take place in 2018 from September 10 – 13 in Portland, Maine.  Save the date!   

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 […]

HGS Call for Abstracts Extended

HGS Call for Abstracts- Extension The review team for Technical Programs invites papers on landslides, retaining structures, soil and rock slope design, foundations, karst terrain, instrumentation, rockfalls, rock slope stabilization, geosynthetics, risk and management systems, ground improvement, and geological and geotechnical innovations. Papers on subjects concerning highway related geological and geotechnical problems and the solutions […]

HGS Calling all Young Authors!

Last year at the HGS held in Wyoming, HGS formally initiated a Young Author competition. Twelve Young Author Abstracts were submitted for the competition and nine papers ended up being presented at the Symposium. After a heated competition and paper review, the winner of last year’s competition was Simon Boone, with a paper titled “Performance […]

HGS Early Announcement and Call for Papers

The 66th Annual Highway Geology Symposium (HGS) will be held September 14 to 17, 2015 at the Sturbridge Host Hotel and Conference Center in Sturbridge, Massachusetts. This year’s host for the Highway Geology Symposium is the Massachusetts Department of Transportation and the University of Massachusetts Amherst. There will be technical sessions along with industry sponsors […]