La Société canadienne
de géotechnique
The Canadian
Geotechnical Society
La Société canadienne de géotechnique
The Canadian Geotechnical Society
The Canadian
CGS E-News - February 2020
February 13, 2020

2020 CGS Membership Renewals

If you haven’t already, don’t forget to renew your CGS membership for 2020... Read More »

2020 CGS Conference Update

The GeoCalgary 2020 Abstract submission deadline was closed on January 31, 2020... Read More »

Spring 2020 CCLT Speaker – Dr. Ellen Rathje

Dr. Ellen Rathje, Professor and the Janet S. Cockrell Centennial Chair in Engineering at the University of Texas in Austin, will be the Spring 2020 CGS CCLT speaker... Read More »

CGS Members in the News

Kent Bannister, Vice President of Engineering at TREK Geotechnical Inc. and Vice President Finance of the CGS, presented the latest GeoEngineering Seminar hosted by the GeoEngineering Centre at Queen’s-RMC... Read More »

News from Local Sections

The University of Manitoba Student Chapter, in collaboration with the Manitoba Section of the CGS, hosted their first Student-Professional Networking Event... Read More »

Remembering Michael Bozozuk

Michael Bozozuk (1929-2020), who recently passed away, obtained bachelor’s and master’s degrees in civil engineering from the University of Manitoba... Read More »

CGS Heritage Committee Seeking “CGS Newsletter” Issues

The CGS Heritage Committee is looking for copies of issues of the “CGS Newsletter”, predecessor of Geotechnical News, published before 1979... Read More »

2020 Robert Schuster Medal – Nomination Deadline Extended

As mentioned in recent CGS E-News editions, the Robert Schuster Medal is a joint award shared between the CGS (Geohazards Committee and Engineering Geology Division)... Read More »

Geotechnical News from Around the World

Below are two articles that may be of interest to many of our readers and CGS members, related to tailings dams and geology/geohazards, respectively... Read More »

News from CGS Affiliates

The International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering’s January 2020 ISSMGE News & Information Circular is available... Read More »

Upcoming Calls for Abstracts/Conferences

We are pleased to provide abstract deadlines and details for upcoming conferences... Read More »

Canadian Geotechnical Journal, February 2020 Table of Contents

The February 2020 issue of the Canadian Geotechnical Journal, Volume 57, No. 2 is available online to all CGS members... Read More »

EIC Career Site

The CGS supports the Engineering Institute of Canada’s (EIC) Career Site... Read More »

End Notes

Do you have information relevant to our members that you want to share in future editions of the CGS E-News, or posts for our social media platforms?... Read More »