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Potential Pitfalls for an Expert Witness

Article Isabelle Etheridge

by Peter Witherington and Hugh Mallett   Many of us in the technical services industry aspire to be experts in our field. …

NEW EDITION OF BS 1377-1:2016 PUBLISHED

Article Katie Kennedy

BSI published the sixth edition of BS 1377-1:2016 Methods of test for soils for civil engineering purposes – General requirements and sample…

AGS SWG Call for Safety Alerts

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

Dear Member,     MESSAGE FROM THE SAFETY WORKING GROUP CHAIRMAN – CALL FOR SAFETY ALERTS   The Safety Working Group would…

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…

Hard Shoulder, Near Miss. Stay Safe!

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

Please click the below link to see a video clip of a near miss on the hard shoulder. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0JiOETTsHWI If you have…

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…

Intellectual Property Rights

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

The AGS has recently published a guidance document on Copyright issues arising from the use of consultants’ reports and drawings in the…

AGS Guide to Good Report Writing 2015

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

The AGS Guide to Good Practice in Writing Ground Reports has had a 2015 up-date and is now free to download, please…

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…

Loss Prevention CDM 2015

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

Image Credit: Ace Work Gear, http://www.aceworkgear.com/brands/portwest-workwear There appears a general consensus that working for a commercial competent supply chain and client, CDM2015 is…

AGS BYELAWS

Article News Ann-Marie Casserly

They have been a long time in the making, but finally the AGS new byelaws are with us! Following a vote by…

Duress or Commercial Reality?

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

By Zita Mansi, BLM Solicitors An AGS member queried whether he has any redress in circumstances where he is obliged to sign…

WHY SHOULD YOU BE AT GEOTECHNICA 2015?

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

Article written by Julian Lovell, Chair of the AGS Safety Working Group and Managing Director of Equipe. Over the last 6 years,…