La Société canadienne
de géotechnique
The Canadian
Geotechnical Society
La Société canadienne de géotechnique
The Canadian Geotechnical Society
The Canadian
CGS E-News - October 2018
October 15, 2018

Congratulations to GeoEdmonton 2018 – Now on to GeoSt.John’s 2019!

With attendance of almost 700 delegates, sponsors, exhibitors and guests, the 71st Canadian Geotechnical Conference and 13th Joint CGS/IAH-CNC Groundwater Conference, GeoEdmonton 2018, was a great success... Read More »

Canadian Foundation Engineering Manual Project Coordinator - Expression of Interest

The Canadian Geotechnical Society is seeking Expressions of Interest for an individual, or individuals, to serve as the Project Coordinator(s) to oversee the technical update of the Canadian Foundation Engineering Manual... Read More »

Communication Task Force – Planning the Future of the CGS Technical Magazine

A Communication Task Force (CTF) was formed following GeoOttawa 2017 and has issued its report on the future of the CGS technical magazine, Geotechnical News... Read More »

6th cYGEGC - Save the Date

Every three years, CGS supports the Canadian Young Geotechnical Engineers and Geoscientists Conference (cYGEGC) that immediately precedes or follows that year’s Canadian Geotechnical Conference... Read More »

2018 CGS Awardees – Michel Aubertin, C. Derek Martin, Matt Lato and Kathy Kalenchuk (among others)

At GeoEdmonton 2018, Michel Aubertin (École Polytechnique, Canadian Geotechnical Society) was awarded the 2018 RF Legget Medal, the most prestigious CGS award... Read More »

First Women in Geotechnique in Canada Featured at GeoEdmonton 2018

As mentioned in the earlier GeoEdmonton 2018 wrap up news item, the CGS Heritage Committee commissioned a slide presentation at Wednesday’s luncheon that featured the contributions of some of the first women practitioners of geotechnique in Canada... Read More »

Cross Canada Lecture Tour – Fall 2018 Schedule

As reported in last month’s CGS E-news, the fall 2018 Cross Canada Lecture Tour by Dr. Alex Sy, Vice President, Technical of Klohn Crippen Berger, is available on the CGS website... Read More »

CGS Members in the News

Dr. Michel Aubertin (CGS President 2009-2010, Professor Emeritus École Polytechnique de Montréal) was presented with the RF Legget Medal... Read More »

News from CGS Affiliates

The International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering’s October 2018 News & Information Circular is available... Read More »

Upcoming Calls for Abstracts/Conferences

We are pleased to provide abstract deadlines and details for upcoming conferences... Read More »

Canadian Geotechnical Journal, October 2018 Table of Contents

The October 2018 issue of the Canadian Geotechnical Journal, Volume 55, No. 10 is available online at no extra cost to all CGS members... Read More »

End Notes

As always, for upcoming issues we are looking for input from you, the readers and CGS members... Read More »