GBA News

Read the latest GBA news here. GBA frequently offers new resources, issues new publications, and announces new events. Check back here often for the latest updates on these and more from GBA.

Emerging Leaders Class 4 Case Histories have been written and read for more than 30 years. Now, they are available as podcasts so you can download, listen, and learn from anywhere. Follow along as our narrator shares the highlights, engages with subj...

Feb 23, 2021

Welcome New Members On behalf of the GBA Board of Directors and staff, we welcome the following members to our Association. Alaska Testlab, LLC Alaska Testlab celebrates over 55 years of construction  experience across the state of Alaska. Formed a...

Feb 22, 2021

By: Guy Marcozzi, P.E., LEED AP BD+C, F. ASCE (Duffield Associates, Inc.)  Goodbye 2020. What a strange year. Tragic yes for so many people, and my heart goes out to all of you, but also strangely productive, particularly here in the engineering co...

Feb 22, 2021

GBA Nominating Committee GBA’s Nominating Committee has announced its slate of officers and directors for the May 1, 2021-April 30, 2022 fiscal year. GBA President-Elect and Board Chair-Elect, Thomas W. “Tom” Blackburn, P.E., G.E., ...

Feb 22, 2021

Mark Kramer, P.E., F. GBA, (SME) You can say I grew up with GBA (formerly ASFE). My father attended early ASFE meetings and I was fortunate to attend many meetings growing up. I still remember skiing at Keystone while attending an early ASFE meeting...

Feb 9, 2021

Resource Collaboration Committee GBA just published a Best Practices document titled Avoiding Absolutes. This is an update from a Practice Alert of the same name that was published  many years ago to help our members improve technical writing and ve...

Feb 9, 2021

Emerging Leaders Class 4 GBA has a tradition of collaborating on issues that impact the geoprofessions. One of the ways we work together is by providing lessons learned through GBA Case Histories. GBA Case Histories provide unprecedented real-world l...

Feb 8, 2021

GBA is excited to announce its new Project Award of Excellence. With this prestigious award, GBA will recognize the most outstanding projects by its members as they demonstrate the vision of GBA to  great accomplishment. Winners of this award will ...

Feb 8, 2021

GBA provides hundreds of highly effective resources  developed to satisfy the unique needs of geoprofessionals,  giving members essential tools for achieving success.  However, we also know that it can be overwhelming to sort through them all. To ...

Jan 13, 2021

Don Roberts’ experience as a consulting civil and environmental engineer, for over 60 years, was a great asset to the geoprofessionals. He was a past ASFE president (1985-1986) and contributed in many ways, for many years, to ASFE/GBA. Mr. Roberts...

Dec 21, 2020