Saskatoon Section (Saskatoon Geotechnical Group)

Executive Committee
2014 - 2015 Saskatoon Geotechnical Group Executive Committee

President: Erik Ketilson
Past President: Tyrel Lloyd and Rashid Bashir
Vice-President: Chad Salewhich
Treasurer: Adam Hammerlindl
Workshop Coordinator: John Osback
Social: Vanessa Pay
Communications: Kyle Cator
Room Bookings: David Wright; Chris Sonntag; Rahul Mukherjee
U of S Liaison: Grant Ferguson
U of S Grad Student
Kyle Scale and Doyin Adesokan

Please contact the Saskatoon Geotechnical Group at if you have any comments or suggestions.

Upcoming Saskatchewan Events


Date Region Location Event Contact
Jan 30, 2015SaskatchewanBest Western Seven OaksNatural Processes for the Restoration of Drastically Disturbed Sites
Presenter: David F Polster, M.Sc., R.P.Bio Friday, January 30, 2015 at 12:00 pm at the Best Western Seven Oaks
Feb 11, 2015SaskatchewanBest Western Seven Oaks, Regina, SKLong-term Lateral Resistance of Helical Piles in Cohesive Soils
Peter Sedoruk and Boacheng Li; Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at 12:00 pm at the Best Western Seven Oaks, Regina, SK
Mar 06-07, 2015SaskatchewanSheraton Cavalier Hotel Saskatoon Understanding the Behaviour of Clays: Deformation, Strength, and Critical States
The course will be presented by Dr. Jim Graham and focuses on the elastic-plastic (EP) behaviour of clay soils.
Contact Jon Osback
Mar 11, 2015SaskatchewanBest Western Seven Oaks, Regina, SKTerrain Analysis for Pipeline Engineering
For more details see:
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Apr 02-03, 2015SaskatchewanSheraton Cavalier Hotel Saskatoon SGG Short Course - 2D/3D Seepage and Slope Stability Analysis Presented by Soilvision International
International Short Course Series 2015
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Apr 30, 2015SaskatchewanBest Western Seven Oaks, Regina, SKConstruction and Performance of Saskatchewan River Bridge near Nipawin SK
Find more details at the following link:
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May 27-30, 2015SaskatchewanRegina, SK, CanadaFourth Specialty Conference on Disaster Prevention and Mitigation of the Canadian Society for Civil Engineering
The aim of SCDPM-4 is to provide a forum for researchers and practitioners who are concerned with infrastructure assessment and protection to mitigate natural and man-made disasters and to exchange recent advances in both research and practice.
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May 27-30, 2015SaskatchewanRegina, SK, CanadaCSCE 2015 Annual Conference
The Conference Organizing Committee is delighted to invite you to attend the CSCE 2015 Annual Conference. The Conference will be held from May 27 to May 30, 2015 at the Delta Hotel Regina. The 2015 Annual General Conference is being held in conjunction with four specialty conferences.
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