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Article Ann-Marie Casserly

Users Guide to Adjudication

Adjudication was made a feature of all construction contracts by the ‘Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act 1966’ . Section 108 of…

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

At Last! Holeside Logging

By now we are all aware that the AGS data interchange format saves having to re-key borehole data, and that the earlier…

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

AGS Insurance Questions

1. What is the insurance position if there is third party damage when acting as a consultant? Basically the answer depends on…

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

Electronic Tenders – The Future?

A survey of Members in January/February 2003 revealed that a majority have some experience of tendering based on information provided electronically.   Responses were…

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

A Safe Pair of Hands

Responsibility, Safety and Operative Competence in the Geotechnical Industry Brian Stringer, British Drilling Association National Secretary Did you know that everyone in…

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EU ENVIRONMENTAL LIABILITY DIRECTIVE

This new Directive is progressing through the Commission and European Parliament and has been reviewed by the Parliamentary Legal Affairs and Monetary…

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IT & e-COMMERCE REPORT

E-Procurement Extranets, intranets, e-commerce, e-procurement – all words we see regularly in the civil engineering press and hear more frequently in the…

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

NEW BS ISO SOIL STANDARDS

BS ISO 10381-2:2002 SOIL QUALITY – SAMPLING – Part 2 GUIDANCE ON SAMPLING TECHNIQUES This standard, which is compatible with and complements…

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

SAFETY MANUAL FOR INVESTIGATION SITES

The AGS Safety Manual for Investigation Sites was first published in 1992. It has now been extensively revised and extended to reflect…

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

INSURANCE CORNER

What is insurance for loss of original documents? Do we need it? Traditionally, Loss of Documents, was covered as a specific item…

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INSITE FOR SCHOOLS

In a bid to overcome skill shortages, 15,000 copies of NCE insite go to schools and colleges every term to tell students,…

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

GROUND FORUM

We have now been a member of Ground Forum for a number of years and the Committee receives regular reports from the…

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

A NEW LOOK AT GEOPHYSICS

“We used geophysics once – It didn’t work!” – This was the somewhat challenging response which the author received from a young…

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

CLEA LAUNCH

The official launch of the CLEA model took place on 17 March 2002, covering:- CLR 7 Assessment of Risks to Human Health…