In Memoriam Andy Knight

The BGA are saddened to receive news that Andy Knight of TWI has finally lost his battle with cancer. As some will know he has been unwell for some while. Many within the containment sector of BGA will remember Andy for his extensive involvement in the development of the syllabus for the BGA’s technician qualifications […]

AGM – Board Officers elected

We are pleased to announce that the following members were elected as Board Officers at the recent BGA AGM:From left to right:Simon Scott – General SecretaryMathew Spiller – ChairmanPeter Atchison – TreasurerPeter Henderson – Vice Chairman

Ground Gas: Scotland

A free to attend Specialist conference is being held to discuss the management of ground gas risk during construction.Best practice talks, networking etc. – not to be missed!Date: 10th OctoberTime: 9am – 4pmLocation: Stirling Court Hotel, Scotland Who Should Attend?Local authorities, engineers, architects, and contractors promoting land redevelopment andregeneration will find the conference invaluable. For […]

Press release – company accreditation scheme to include gas membrane installation members

The British Geomembrane Association (BGA) has recently introduced its successful company accreditation scheme to include gas membrane installation members. This independently assessed accreditation scheme, which mirrors the containment lining company accreditation, has already seen a number of its members achieve the standard, which is an additional confirmation to contractors, engineers, verifiers and regulators as to […]