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Proceedings from 3rd International Conference on Performance Based Design in Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering (Vancouver 2017) available in open access

The Innovation and Development Committee of ISSMGE is pleased to announce that through the initiative of TC203 Chair, Prof. Ross W. Boulanger, the 238 papers of the Performance Based Design in Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering III (PBD-III) that was held on July 16-19, 2017, in ...

Landslide adjoining a housing society in Mumbai, INDIA

Dear colleagues,  On a rainy day on 2nd July 2018, a landslide happened adjoining a densely populated housing society in the heart of the Mumbai city.  Landslides and slope failures are very common in this area during the monsoon period. A deep excavation w ...


Please visit the ISSMGE website – for full details of all ISSMGE activities. Please distribute this Circular widely. TC309 – Machine Learning and Big Data. This new TC is actively seeking nominations for members from the Memb ...

Hybrid Reinforced Soil Structures with Primary and Secondary Reinforcements for High Walls and Slopes

Abstract from presentation delivered by Giulia Lugli of Maccaferri at the 19th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering in Seoul, Korea between September 17 and 22, 2017.  The presentation was part of the TC218 workshop.

Pagani News - In situ test

Pagani Geotechnical Equipment - FREE App available Pagani Geotechnical have made available a FREE app to all professionals involved with in-situ testing - mechanical CPT (Dutch cone) and Dynamic tests, as well as Trench pits.  The App can both record and send data fro ...

TC303 - Osaka meeting of Asia Conference 2018

The following is a brief summary of the Osaka meeting held on March 13-14, 2018. In the meeting, some topics covering issues related in disaster mitigation were discussed deeply, which include: 1)Development of method to evaluate seismic risk on facilities of nuclear power pla ...

Coupled Problems 2019, June 3-5 in Barcelona

TC 103 Chair Prof Murakami and Prof Hashiguchi are organising an invited section on Numerical Analysis in Geomechanics at the 8th International Conference on Computational Methods for Coupled Problems in Science and Engineering (COUPLED PROBLEMS 2019) in Sitges (Spain) ...

2018 China-Europe Conference on Geotechnical Engineering

TC103 Vice Chair Prof. Helmut Schweiger and Core Member Prof. Jidong Zhao are organising multiple TC103 Special Sessions in the upcoming 2018 China-Europe Conference on Geotechnical Engineering ( to be held in Vienna, Austria, August 13- ...

7th Asia-Pacific Conference on Unsaturated Soils

DATE: August 23~25, 2019 Host: The Japanese Geotechnical Society. Supported by: TC106 Unsaturated Soils of ISSMGE Website: Venue: Nagoya Congress ...