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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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17 Mar 2023
The efforts to save the dam, its failure, the possible geotechnical mechanisms of the failure, and the horrific consequences.
04 Mar 2023
Part 3 of a series on the 1889 Johnstown Flood presented by our new Geotechnical History Blog. In this post: the weakening of the South Fork Dam, the increasing frequency of floods in Johnstown, and an approaching storm.
24 Feb 2023
Part 2 of a series on the 1889 Johnstown Flood presented by our new Geotechnical History Blog. In this post: the replacement, breach, and abandonment of the Western Reservoir, and its rebuilding as the South Fork Dam.

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24 Mar 2023
GeoenvironMeet 2024, under the auspices of the American Society of Civil Engineers’ Geo-Institute (ASCE-GI) and its Geoenvironmental Engineering Technical Committee (GEC), will be held in Portland OR, USA, from September 8 to 11, 2024. This is the
07 Mar 2023
The Port of Savannah's Mason Mega Rail Project is a 185-acre intermodal facility that comprises 18 tracks for simultaneous operations of six 10,000-foot-long trains. Upon completion, it will be the largest on-dock rail facility for a port authority i
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

Upcoming Events

Sustainable Infrastructure Solutions from the Ground Up On behalf of the Program Committee, you are cordially invited to participate in the ASCE Geo-Institute’s most exciting, informative, and inspirational 2023 event: Geo-Congress 2023 in Los
"Innovative Geotechnical Advancement" Registration is now open!
The Connecticut Valley Chapter of the ASCE Geo-Institute is pleased to announce the 2023 Spring Geotechnical Seminar with the theme of Collecting Data in the Real World , will be held Friday, April 21, 2023, at the TPC River Highlands Golf Club in

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£25000 - £35000/annum & Benefits: Evan Craig: Geotechnical Engineer Glasgow We are working for a large Multi-disciplinary Consultancy who are looking for a talented and motivated Geotechnical E... Glasgow

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