Working Group Senate

The Senate oversees the working groups and formally votes on issues and decisions relating to the AGS. It represents the membership at large and holds ultimate responsibility for the policies and practices endorsed by the Association.

The Senate includes the current Chairman and Chairman elect and Treasurer. The Working Group chairs report to this Committee and participate in its work. This involves producing the position statements and formal policies of the AGS as well as having responsibility for the governance of the association.


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AGS Guide: The Selection of Geotechnical Soil Laboratory Testing

Published 9th March 2018 In 2016 the AGS Committee proposed that the AGS Guide to the Selection of Geotechnical Soil Laboratory testing…

Position Paper

AGS-BDA Taskforce Position Paper

The AGS and the BDA have collaborated to create a new taskforce to investigate what the UK Ground Investigation industry thinks of…


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AGS Members’ Day 2018 – Programme and Registration

AGS Members’ Day 2018 is taking place on Wednesday 11th April at the National Motorcycle Museum in Birmingham. Celebrating 30 years of…

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Q&A with Sally Hudson

Sally Hudson BSc (Hons), MSc, DIC, CGeol, FGS Regional Manager and Associate Geotechnical Engineer at Coffey Geotechnics Ltd, a Tetra Tech Company…

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AGS Magazine – January/February issue

The Association of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Specialists are pleased to announce the January/February issue of their new bi-monthly publication; AGS Magazine. To…

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AGS Magazine – November/December issue

The Association of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Specialists are pleased to announce the launch of their new bi-monthly publication; AGS Magazine. To view…

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AGS Members Day 2017 and Speaker Presentations

AGS Members Day 2017 was held on 6th April 2017 at the Barbican. The day was a great success and well attended…

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AGS Members’ Day 2017

Thank you for your attendance and contributions at this year’s Members’ Day 2017 at the Barbican, which was a great success. Special…


Safety WG Leader Adam Latimer Ian Farmer Associates
Anastasia Savidu Concept Engineering Consultants Ltd
Andrew Milne Geotechnical Engineering Ltd
Antony Drake Mott MacDonald
Athena Livesey WSP
Treasurer Chris Danilewicz CH2M
Chris Raison Raison Foster Associates
Laboratories WG Leader Dimitris Xirouchakis Structural Soils Ltd
Geraint Williams ALcontrol Laboratories
Loss Prevention Leader Hugh Mallett Buro Happold, Ground Engineering
Data Management Leader Jackie Bland Geotechnics Ltd
Janice Windle Concept Engineering Consultants Ltd
Jim Cook Eur Ing Jim Cook
Jonathan Gammon CH2M
Chairman Elect Julian Lovell Equipe Training Limited
Ken Marsh Ian Farmer Associates
Lynne Llewellyn Structural Soils Ltd
Past AGS Chairman Matthew Baldwin Soil Engineering
Geotechnical WG Leader Neil Chadwick Arup Geotechnics
Peter Boyd AECOM Infrastructure & Environment UK Limited
Sally Hudson Coffey Geotechnics Ltd
Tim White Marquis & Lord
Tony Hodgson Fugro GeoServices Limited
Contaminated Land WG Leader Vivien Dent RSK Environment Ltd