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.

Resource Collaboration Committee                                                                                      A public-school district (the “District”) retained the Member Firm to perform geotec...

Aug 9, 2021

  On July 15, 2021, Victor “Vic” Donald, P.E., M. ASCE (Terracon)  was notified of his selection as the 2021 winner of the Professional Practice Ethics and Leadership Award for “his superior ethics, innovative spirit, and love of learning...

Jul 27, 2021

We are coming out of the most disruptive business cycle in recent history due to the COVID-19 pandemic but most of our members report record financial performance. How does your firm stack up? For more than 15 years, GBA has been collecting key finan...

Jul 12, 2021

You are cordially invited to join GBA’s President Tom Blackburn for a casual afternoon of information and social networking with friends and colleagues from across GBA. Tom will introduce you to friends as we wind down the week and toast the weeken...

Jun 29, 2021

GBA’s FY2020-2021 Annual Report was prepared for the Board of Directors and all Member-Firms to report progress and highlight key accomplishments of the Association during the fiscal year 2020-2021. It is intended to keep all members current with s...

Jun 14, 2021

GBA is committed to promoting the value of geoprofessionals and we want to see it through your eyes. For our 2021 Photo Contest,  we’d like to know: How do you depict the day in the life of a Geoprofessional? Is it field activities? Is it meeting ...

Jun 1, 2021

Working outdoors when it’s hot can create an array of safety challenges that firms and  individuals need to be aware of and plan for. Some of the key issues include sun and UV-ray exposure, heat, Lyme Disease and other tick-borne diseases, West Ni...

May 28, 2021

GBA Legal Affairs Committee Developed by GBA’s Legal Affairs Committee, the GBA Guide to Third-Party Reliance provides comprehensive discussion of both authorized and unauthorized reliance and includes exhibits that contain sample materials firms c...

May 27, 2021

  Geoprofessional consulting firms continue to join GBA to access the many benefits of membership. Please join us in welcoming the following firms who have recently joined GBA. BLE BLE is a geotechnical, environmental, and construction material...

May 21, 2021

Those that attended GBA’s 2021 Spring Conference agreed that the presentations were educational, entertaining, and inspiring. Now you can watch, listen to, and learn from these speakers too, on your own schedule. These videos are available for all ...

May 18, 2021