The British Drilling Association (BDA) is the UK's trade association for the ground drilling industry.

POSTPONED - What Are the Risks of Rising Complacency About Geotechnics - Glasgow

Date: 29 April 2020

Event Description:

Coronavirus Update

Due to the ever-gathering storm of the Coronavirus, we have, after careful consideration, decided to postpone the proposed Seminar at the Lighthouse on the 29th April until Autumn 2020.

Exhibition & delegate spaces already booked can be carried over to the new date.

For further information please keep an eye on the website or contact us at


 Alistair Chisholm - Arup; Patrick Cox - AECOM; Jonathon Gammon - Geo Observations Kenny Paxton - Atkins, Coal Authority - speaker tbc + others tbc

Topics include: Topics include Client Motivation and What Really Bothers Them, Procurement of SI on Major Projects, Risk of Insufficient Monitoring on Geotechnical Projects, Mining Legacy Issues and Treatment, Managing Ground Risk on Major Projects + others TBC 

12:30pm Registration 

1pm        Speakers, with 30-minute coffee and networking break.  

 5:30pm Canapes, drinks and further networking opportunities 

 To book online please visit:

or contact the BDA at:

E: or 

T: 01773 778751 

Location: The Lighthouse, Glasgow

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