La Société canadienne
de géotechnique
The Canadian
Geotechnical Society
La Société canadienne de géotechnique
The Canadian Geotechnical Society
The Canadian
CGS E-News - November 2020
November 12, 2020

CGS Awards and Honours 2020

It was not possible to hold the Annual CGS Awards Banquet in-person this year, but there was a CGS Awards Presentation held September 16 during GeoVirtual 2020... Read More »

GeoNiagara 2021 Abstracts Due January 15, 2021

Planning for GeoNiagara 2021 is well underway with the venue booked and the Local Organizing Committee hard at work... Read More »

7iYGEC Travel Award Winners

CGS Members Vincent Castonguay and Steven Harms are the recipients of the 7iYGEC Travel Award... Read More »

News from Local Sections

The Southern Alberta (Calgary) Section of the CGS presented a webinar on October 28, featuring Andrew Bayliss of Stantec... Read More »

Call for Nominations – 2022 CGS Colloquium

Established in 1977, the CGS Colloquium is an annual commissioned presentation and a journal paper... Read More »

CGS Student Chapters: It’s Official!

The CGS Student Chapters one-year pilot project ended in May of this year. This trial period gave the CGS the opportunity to assess how well the initiative was received in the seven universities that participated... Read More »

The ISSMGE Design Challenge – A Canadian Edition

How do our design methods compare with those of other countries? Are we overdesigning? Under-designing?... Read More »

Robert Legget Biography on the CGS Website

Doug VanDine, CGS past president (2015-2016), has recently completed writing a biography of Robert Legget for whom the CGS’s most prestigious award, the R.F. Legget Medal, is named... Read More »

News from CGS Affiliates

The International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering’s November 2020 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, November 2020 Table of Contents

The November issue of the Canadian Geotechnical Journal, Volume 57, No. 11, 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, Canadian Geotechnique – The CGS Magazine, or posts for our social media platforms?... Read More »