MEETINGS PROGRAMME 2017 - 2018

Monday 2nd October 2017

Lecture Theatre TBC, University of Birmingham

Mineral Extraction in the West Midlands: a Geotechnical Perspective

Paul Anderson, Earth Sciences, University of Birmingham

Sponsor:
Arup logo

 

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Monday 6th November 2017

Haworth Lecture Theatre 101, Chemistry, University of Birmingham

New Mexico City International Airport: Some challenges of building on virgin Lake Texcoco clays

Dr Nick O'Riordan, Arup

 

Sponsor:
Huesker Logo

 

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Wednesday 15th November 2017

Arup Office, Solihull

BGA Touring Lecture 2017

Tunnelling in the Urban Environment. Engineering challenges and research

Prof. Guilia Viggiani , University of Cambridge

 

Sponsor:
Concept Logo

 

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Map to Arup Solihull

 

Monday 4th December 2017

Haworth Lecture Theatre 101, Chemistry, University of Birmingham

Joint Meeting with BTSYM

Inner Doha Resewerage Implementation Strategy; tunnelling in the Middle East

Shezad Hafiz, Aecom

Sponsor:
Aecom logo

 
 

Monday 8th January 2018

Haworth Lecture Theatre 101, Chemistry, University of Birmingham

Geotechnical Aspects of the Design of HS2

Nick Sartain, HS2

Sponsor:
Arcadis logo

 
 

Monday 5th February 2018

Haworth Lecture Theatre 101, University of Birmingham

Joint Meeting with IGS (provisional)

Title TBC

TBC, TBC

Sponsor:
WSP PB logo

 
 

Monday 5th March 2018

Haworth Lecture Theatre 101, University of Birmingham

Hydrogeological Interpretation at Stonehenge

Mike Streetly, ESI

Sponsor:
Applied Geology Logo

 
 

Monday 9th April 2018

Haworth Lecture Theatre 101, University of Birmingham

John Mitchell Award Lecture 2018

Title TBC

TBC, TBC

Sponsor:
Geotechnics logo

 
 

Monday 14th May 2018

Haworth Lecture Theatre 101, University of Birmingham

Annual General Meeting & Environmental Lecture

Land Remediation Tax Relief on Brownfield Sites

Ben De Waal, The Fiscal Incentives Group

Sponsor:
DTS Raeburn logo

 

Meetings are generally held in the Large Lecture Theatre in the HAWORTH BUILDING (no. 12 on the Edgbaston Campus Map), The University of Birmingham B15 2TT

Members and visitors should aim to arrive between 6 p.m. and 6.15 p.m. and park their cars in a perimeter car park. Normal refreshments (sandwiches, tea and coffee) will be available in the Shell Lounge in the Civil / Mechanical Engineering Building before the meeting. At about 6.45 p.m. members should walk across to the Haworth Chemistry Building.

Copies of presentations for this and previous sessions are available for members in the ARCHIVES section of the MEMBERS AREA. Access to this area is restricted to members of the Society, who should apply to the webmaster by e-mail ( ) for the issue of login details.