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AGS Members’ Day: 7th April 2016

Article News Caroline Kratz

The AGS is pleased to announce details of Members’ Day 2016, which is taking place on Thursday 7th April 2016 at the…

News Caroline Kratz

The Ground Engineering Awards is back and celebrating nine years of showcasing the very best in the industry. Entries are now open…

AGS Members’ Day 2016

News Caroline Kratz

AGS Members’ Day 2016 will take place on Thursday 7th April at the prestigious Barbican Centre in London. This full day seminar…

AGS Members’ Day 2015 Summary

Article News Caroline Kratz

The Association of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Specialists’ annual Members’ Day event recently took place at the prestigious Royal Geographical Society, located in…

Asbestos PII Update

Article Caroline Kratz

The subject of asbestos cover is one that has been in the spotlight for many years since the restriction (and in some…

Panel debate on Asbestos in soil

News Ciaran Jennings

Understanding the risks posed by Asbestos in soil will be explored  through a panel discussion that brings together Dr Richard Ogden (co-author of…

Contaminated Land Working Group Report

Report Ciaran Jennings

Neil Parry, Chairman, CLG writes: Our last meeting was held on 10th January 2015, 17 members attended. Below is a summary of…

NHBC’s Role in Developing Hazardous Sites

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

NHBC (National House-Building Council) is the standard setting body and the leading warranty and insurance provider for new and newly converted homes…

Asbestos PII Update

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

The subject of asbestos cover is one that has been in the spotlight for many years since the restriction (and in some…

Asbestos in Soil

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

The AGS is active in establishing industry guidance for asbestos in soils. The CLWG and LPWG have formed a small sub-group to…

BS 10175 Updated

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

BS 10175:2011 (Investigation of Potentially Contaminated Sites – Code of Practice) was published in March 2011. It is much improved compared to…

Water Pipes: a guide

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

UKWIR (UK Water Industry Research) have recognised that with an increasing number of brownfield sites being used for development, it is important…