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Geo-Institute of ASCE:

Advancing the Geoprofessional Community

The Geo-Institute (G-I) is a membership organization serving geoprofessionals and the geo-industry. It is one of the American Society of Civil Engineers' nine specialty Institutes and has over 13,000 members.

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24 Jan 2023
"I wanted to provide some updates on “A Geotechnical Adventure” (working title) ahead of the public demo currently scheduled for beta in March (will likely need to push this back, again). "
13 Jan 2023
First post in our new Geotechnical History blog, and part 1 of a series on the 1889 Johnstown Flood. In this post: The why, when, and how of the construction of the dam that eventually became known as the South Fork Dam.
23 Dec 2022
It has been well over two decades since I last wrote you, and I must apologize for neglecting this annual communique. I think I’ve been a pretty good engineer this year....

Community News

28 Jun 2022
Webinar Announcement EPA DECISION SUPPORT TOOLS FOR WASTE MANAGEMENT About the Webinar The NSF SUstainable Material Management Extreme Events Reconnaissance (SUMMEER) organization (, in collaboration with the U.S. Env
20 Jan 2022
Looking for a way to excite students in your geotechnical and geoenvironmental engineering courses? just released its “Captivating Geotechnical Engineering News in 2021" video! You can find it here:  
20 Dec 2021
Alejandro Martinez was awarded the 2022 Arthur Casagrande Professional Development Award (nominated by the soil properties and modeling committee) for pioneering research using multi-scale interdisciplinary techniques that have advanced the emerging

Upcoming Events

Speaker: Georgette Hlepas, USACE National Geotechnical Policy Advisor Price: $195 (Early registration fee, $215 Late registration fee) PDH: 7.5 hrs
Host: Bryan Kumm, Geotechnical Technical Group Committee Chair Presenter: Mr. Kord Wissman, President/CEO, Geopier Price: ASCE Section Members $20. Guests $25 (Including tax and gratuity). $10 without a meal. Life Members and Students are FREE... but
7 Guest Speakers (includes 1 hr ethics topic) PDH: 6.5 hr and 1 hr ethics Price: $195 (Early registration fee, $215 Late registration fee)

Latest Jobs

£25000 - £45000/annum: Bennett and Game Recruitment LTD: Geotechnical Engineer required for our client a specialist Geotechnical Consultancy based in the West Midlands. They are looking to appoint a Lead ... Stourbridge
£25000 - £32000/annum: Penguin Recruitment: Penguin Recruitment are assisting a leading Geotechnical and Geo-environmental Consultancy in their search for a Geotechnical Engineer in Stockport... Stockport

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