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Job – AECOM Principal Geotechnical Engineer

- Secretary
AECOM PRINCIPAL GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEER AUCKLAND, HAMILTON, WELLINGTON, TAURANGA AND CHRISTCHURCH AECOM’s Geotechnical team is recruiting Principal level Geotechnical Engineer’s nationally to contribute to the success of our 40 strong national team...

Message from the AGS National Chair

- Ross Roberts
KEY DATES Registration is now open Conference Dates: 3 full days! Monday 1st – 3rd April 2019 Technical Tour: Sunday 31 March 2019 Welcome Reception: Monday 1 April 2019 Conference Gala Dinner: Tuesday 2 April 2019 QUICK LINKS Registration Keyn...

Geotechnical online learning courses launch

- Olivia Gill
For release via MBIE Codewords at the end of January on Building Performance LMS website. Three geotechnical online courses for geoprofessionals are being released on the Building Performance online learning site at the end of January. All courses ar...

EoI – Review of NZGS Field description of soil and rock

- Olivia Gill
Request for Expression of Interest – Panel of Experts The NZGS Management Committee wishes to commission a panel of experts to review, and if appropriate, update the guideline “Field description of soil and rock” which was published by NZGS...

Abstracts open for IAEG Asian Regional Conference

- Olivia Gill
Call for Abstracts The 12th Asian Regional Conference of IAEG is calling for abstracts from engineering geologists and geotechnical engineers around the globe to make this conference meaningful and fruitful. The conference will be held on Jeju Island...

NZGS 2018 Student Poster Awards

- Ross Roberts
INVITATION TO PARTICIPATE The New Zealand Geotechnical Society wishes to recognise and encourage student participation in the fields of rock mechanics, soil mechanics, geotechnical engineering and engineering geology. The 2018 Student Presentation Aw...

MBIE Building Code system update

- Ross Roberts
MBIE is implementing a Building Code System update programme on set dates twice a year.  The next update – incorporating the consultation noted above – will be published in November this year, and the following in June next year.  Having tw...