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AGS Helplines

All Members of the Association of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Specialists are entitled to free chemical and contractual advice through the use of…

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AGS Magazine: January / February 2019

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

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Standards and Professionalism

I will try to limit this essay to Standards and Professionalism as they relate to the work undertaken, day-to-day by SiLCs and…

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PAS 128 – The Essentials

PAS 128 – what is it? Is it simply as a way standardising utility surveys or is it an attempt to minimise…

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Variability in Asbestos Analysis in Soil

Improvements in methods There have been efforts to improve the analysis for asbestos in the last ten years: Analysis methods changed significantly…

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Q&A with Marian Markham

Full Name: Marian Markham BSc (Hons) MSc CGeol FGS PIEMA Job Title: Principal Geoenvironmental Scientist Company: Jacobs Marian is a Chartered Geologist…

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AGS Photography Competition – The Results

In September 2018, the AGS launched their first photography competition to try and capture the industry’s most creative working images. A staggered 71 entries…

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AGS Annual Conference 2019

The AGS are pleased to announce that their inaugural Annual Conference is taking place on Wednesday 3rd April at the National Motorcycle…

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AGS Magazine: November/December 2018

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

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Environmental Liability Insurance

Most UK contracts that AGS members enter into will require them to hold various types of insurance – usually including as a…

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Emerging Contaminants

The subject of emerging contaminants is floated on a regular basis – as being a regulatory challenge, a headache for industrial landowners,…

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Q&A with Katherine Jones

Full Name: Katherine Jones BSc MSc CGeol. FGS RoGEP Professional Job Title: Senior Geoenvironmental Engineer Company: Dunelm Geotechnical and Environmental Ltd After…

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The Importance of AGS Data Format

In an age when BIM, cloud computing and artificial intelligence constantly make the headlines, the AGS Data Format has become more relevant…

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Problems with getting paid

Introduction Cash is the lifeblood of any business and without it employees, suppliers and even the tax man cannot be paid. Delayed…

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AGS Photography Competition

The AGS are holding their first official photography competition for the geotechnical and geoenvironmental industry. We’re on the look out for your…

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The AGS – Its life and times

Written by AGS Member, Len Threadgold (Geotechnics) I joined the AGS when it didn’t have a history, only a vision; but what…