La Société canadienne
de géotechnique
The Canadian
Geotechnical Society
La Société canadienne de géotechnique
The Canadian Geotechnical Society
The Canadian
CGS E-News - January 2020
January 14, 2020

A Brief One Minute ‘’e-word’’ from Mario

Hello Everyone! Let me start by wishing you all a healthy, happy and successful new year... Read More »

2020 CGS Membership Renewal

If you haven’t done so already, remember to renew your CGS membership for 2020! A CGS membership renewal email was sent in December... Read More »

Ushering in a New Year for CGS Members and Volunteers

On December 31, 2019, several Executive Committee Members, Section Directors and Division/Committee Chairs finished their term. We would like to thank Executive Committee Members... Read More »

GeoCalgary 2020 Abstract Submission Deadline

Abstracts being submitted to GeoCalgary 2020 are due January 17, 2020! Don’t miss this opportunity... Read More »

CGS Members in the News

Scott McDougall, Department of Earth Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences at the University of British Columbia presented the latest ISSMGE webinar on December 10, 2019... Read More »

Remembering Long-time Member of the Canadian Geotechnical Community

C.O. (Chuck) Brawner recently passed away at the age of 90. Chuck was a well known and respected geotechnical engineer... Read More »

CGS Members to Receive 2020 EIC Medals and Fellowships

The Engineering Institute of Canada has announced the recipients of the 2020 EIC Medals and Fellowships... Read More »

Reminder – Upcoming Nomination/Entry Deadlines

Nominations for the 2020 Robert Schuster Medal are due at the CGS National Office by January 31, 2020... Read More »

The CGS on CBC Here & Now!

Mario Ruel, CGS President, and Sterling Parsons, GeoSt.John's 2019 Conference Chair, were featured on CBC NL's Here & Now during the 72nd Annual CGS Conference... Read More »

A Geotechnical Topic Goes Mainstream

Seldom are geotechnical topics the subject of movies or television shows. A very recent exception is an episode from the third season of “The Crown” on Netflix, entitled “Aberfan”... Read More »

News from CGS Affiliates

The International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering’s December 2019 ISSMGE 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, January 2020 Table of Contents

The January 2020 issue of the Canadian Geotechnical Journal, Volume 57, No. 1 is available online to all CGS members... Read More »

EIC Career Site

The CGS supports the Engineering Institute of Canada’s (EIC) Career Site... Read More »

End Notes

Do you have information relevant to our members that you want to share in future editions of the CGS E-news, or posts for our social media platforms? Please send your suggestions... Read More »