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Article Ann-Marie Casserly

Letter to The Editor

Sir, Richard Thomas’ letter published in last month’s edition of the AGS Newsletter opens up an interesting debate on how we quantify…

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

Depositing AGS Format Data with the NGDC

The National Geoscience Data Centre (NGDC) contains data gathered or generated by the British Geological Survey (BGS) as part of its national…

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

New Pile Cutting Method

A Federation of Piling Specialist’s Member has reported a new Pile Cutting method that appears particularly efficient. Details about The Cropper can…

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

Hand Arm Vibration

HSE are becoming seriously concerned about hand arm vibration while breaking down piles. Members of the Federation of Piling Specialists have experienced…

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

Working on Another’s Land

Following the publication of Loss Prevention Alert 33, which concerns the matters to which specialists should have regard when working on another’s…

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

SGV Task Force

The Soil Guideline Values Taskforce (SGV TF) is a joint initiative between Government Departments, local authorities and other private and public sector…

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

CONSULTANTS VULNERABLE TO A CONVICTION?

I suspect that many of you are aware that there has been increasing concern about the number of fatalities and serious accidents…

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

The Role of an Expert Witness

Introduction Experts play an important and unique role in the adversarial court process as they are required to provide an independent opinion…

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

Work Permits to involve less Red Tape

There is big news for the Industry with a new addition of Geotechnical Engineers to the Shortage Occupations List for Work Permit…

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

Bothered by unwanted telemarketing calls?

Under Government legislation introduced on 1st May 1999 and replaced on 11th December 2003 by the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive)…

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

Letters to the Editor

Integrating archaeology into geotechnical surveys Dear Colleague Unexpected archaeological discoveries can cause costly construction delays. There are number of things which AGS…

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

AGS PI Insurance Survey

In an endeavour to discover AGS Members’ experience with PI insurance and their claims history, the Loss Prevention WG asked all Members…