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Ground Engineering March 2015

With the government’s new MSc funding system set to make access to postgraduate education easier, what more can industry do to tackle the impending skills shortage?


Ground investigation: Shore thing

Ground Engineering March 2015

Loch Lomond may be a beautiful spot for a holiday but carrying out a ground investigation on a major road along the shores of the loch presented some engineering challenges. 


Highways: Island access

Ground Engineering March 2015

Floodwater stranded residents of one Somerset village for almost three months at the start of 2014 but recent highway work means that problem should be a thing of the past. 

Great Yarmouth

Anchors aweigh: Flood protection in Great Yarmouth

Ground Engineering February 2015

What are claimed to be some of the longest ground anchors installed in the UK are helping improve flood protection in Great Yarmouth.

Gardine Geosciences

Specialist techniques for marine geotechnics

Ground Engineering February 2015

The challenges of geotechnical investigations for ports and harbours requires specialist input, not simply a transfer of land-based techniques to the marine environment.

Rathbone Square

Piling: Flexible solutions for London's Rathbone Square development

Ground Engineering February 2015

Post Office Railway tunnels, underground services and old basements necessitated a flexible approach to the Rathbone Square development in central London. 

GE Instrumentation and Monitoring Conference

Conference preview: Future-proof your skills

Ground Engineering February 2015

Offering best practice insight and innovative strategies to help you deliver accurate monitoring on projects or assets, GE’s annual Instrumentation and Monitoring Conference is essential for anyone involved in the industry.

Seismic cone

Site investigation: Cone confidence

Ground Engineering January 2015

Improved seismic cone penetration testing should bring even more benefits to rail site investigations, says Chris Dimelow, projects manager for Lankelma.

Network Rail

Conference review: Protecting our assets

Ground Engineering January 2015

GE’s annual slopes conference tackled the core issues currently facing the industry, with a focus on the key criteria required to improve slope stability and resilience of geotechnical assets.


Earthworks: Down to earth

Ground Engineering January 2015

Early contractor involvement has helped improve the management of ground risk on section 3 of the Heads of the Valleys project in south Wales.

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Crossrail, Liverpool Street station

Crossrail archaeological project set to unearth 3,000 skeletons

9-Feb-2015 | Updated: 9-Feb-2015

The archaeological excavation of the eastern entrance of Liverpool Street Crossrail station, which begins in March, will see around 3,000 skeletons unearthed at the site.

Ground Engineering

Ground Engineering is the leading magazine for the UK geotechnics industry providing information on new and practical aspects of geotechnics, engineering geology and geo-environmental engineering.

To keep up to date on the latest stories, follow the magazine on twitter @GE_magazine

Editor Claire Smith is a geotechnical engineer with 14 years' experience as a construction journalist. To get in contact, please email or call 020 3033 2818 and follow her on Twitter @ClaireS_GE

GE deputy editor Nadine Buddoo will be working on developing GE’s online news coverage ahead of the launch of the magazine’s new website and app. To get in contact, please email or call 020 3033 2669 and follow her on Twitter @NadineBM1

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