6th Indian Young Geotechnical Engineers Conference 10 – 11 March 2017

Indian Geotechnical Society, Trichy Chapter and National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli, extends a hearty invitation to the Young Geotechnical Engineers in the country to participate in the Sixth Indian Young Geotechnical Engineers Conference (6IYGEC-2017) to be held in NIT Trichy, during 10– 11 March 2017.

To see the brochure click here:First Bulletin-6IYGEC

Short Term Training Program from 23 – 27 August, 2016

TEQIP-II and Indian Geotechnical Society-Ludhiana Chapter is organizing a Short Term Training Program on “Solid Waste Management in Indian Cities – Issues and Concerns” from 23 – 27 August, 2016 at Department of Civil Engineering, Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College, Ludhiana.

There is no registration fee for the participants and No TA/DA will be paid to the participants. Since the seats are limited, the registration will be done on first-come first-serve basis. The registration process will be completed only when the registration form is received from the participant through a proper channel by 17th August, 2016. However, candidates may send an advance copy through email, post or by hand.

Please mail the signed copy of the registration form at the email id: ppsc@gndec.ac.in and ppsc390@gmail.com
Contact no.– 9781816320 (coordinator), 0161-5064735
The hard copy can be addressed to the Coordinator (STTP-16), Civil Engineering Department, Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College, Gill Road, Ludhiana-141006.

To view and download the e-brochure, click here:Short Term Training Program – 2016

Training Program on 9-10 December, 2015…..

The Indian Geotechnical Society-Ludhiana Chapter is organizing a two-day training program on ‘Geotechnical Investigations and Ground Improvement with Geosynthetics for Structural and Construction Engineers‘ on 9-10 December, 2015 at Department of Civil Engineering, Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College, Ludhiana.

All interested delegates are requested to send their completed-registration form (please see the e-brochure) by 30th November, 2015 by post or e-mail at igs.ldh@gmail.com. The delegates who require an accommodation at the college guest house are requested to send a prior request in this regards along with the registration form.

To view and download the e-brochure, click here: Training program-2015

Trains reaching ‘Ludhiana Junction’

A list of trains originating from New Delhi, Roorkee and Amritsar to the Ludhiana Junction is attached for the convenience of guests and delegates. Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College Campus is about 7km from the Ludhiana railway station.

To view and download the list, click here: Trains

Workshop ……. 3rd October, 2015

The Indian Geotechnical Society-Ludhiana Chapter organised a one-day workshop on ‘Numerical and Physical Modelling‘ in association with TC8 committee of IGS. It was held on 3rd October, 2015 at Department of Civil Engineering, Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College, Ludhiana. About 175 delegates attended the workshop including a large number of PG students and field/design engineers.

To view and download the e-brochure, click here: Workshop-2015

 

National Conference (GEPSID-2014) ….10-12 October, 2014

The Indian Geotechnical Society-Ludhiana Chapter has successfully organised a prestigious annual event of the Indian Geotechnical Society, New Delhi——“IGS-Ferroco Terzaghi Oration-2014” on 11th October, 2014. It was delivered by Professor A. Sridharan, Ex- Deputy Director, Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore at Department of Civil Engineering, Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College, Ludhiana.

To mark this prestigious event, IGS-Ludhiana Chapter and Civil Engineering Department of Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College, Ludhiana has also organized a National Conference onGeotechnical Engineering Practice and Sustainable Infrastructure Development” from 11th-12th October, 2014 along with a workshop on “Forensic Geotechnical Engineering”. The workshop was conducted by Dr. G.L.Sivakumar Babu, Professor, Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore.

To view and download the e-brochure, click here: GEPSID-2014

To view and download the guidelines regarding paper submission, click here: Guidelines

To download the program schedule, Please click at GEPSID presentations schedule

Workshop on Forensic Geotechnical Engineering …… 10th October, 2014

The Technical Committee on Forensic Geotechnical Engineering of ISSMGE organized a one day workshop on ‘Forensic geotechnical engineering’ in association with Indian Geotechnical Society: Ludhiana Chapter at Department of Civil Engineering, Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College Ludhiana on 10th October, 2014.

To download the brochure, Please click at e-brochure of Workshop

To download the program schedule, Please click at FGE program details

4th IGS-Ferroco Terzaghi Oration

IGS-Ludhiana Chapter hosted the prestigious biannual event of the IGS New Delhi — IGS-Ferroco Terzaghi Oration (IFTO-2014) on 11th October 2014 at Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College Ludhiana (Punjab), INDIA. The earlier three IGS-Ferroco Terzaghi Orations were delivered by Professor Harry G. Poulos (2010), Professor M. R.  Madhav (2011) and Professor Kerry Rowe (2012).

Eminent researcher and academician Professor Dr. A Sridharan delivered the IFTO-2014 on “Soil Clay Mineralogy and Physico-Chemical Mechanisms Governing the Fine Grained Soil Behaviour”

To download the brochure, Please click at e-brochure of IFTO-2014

Ludhiana Chapter Inaugurated

Indian Geotechnical Society, New Delhi (IGS) has opened its 35th Chapter in Ludhiana with an aim to address the local problems faced by the people of Punjab in general and civil engineering community in particular. It will provide a platform to the engineers, scientists, industrialists and others who are actively associated with the geotechnical works to come together to interact, collect, synthesize and collate valuable information on geotechnical engineering aspect of Civil Engineering for betterment of the community. The chapter was inaugurated by the President of the IGS, Professor K S Rao in the campus of Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College. The inaugural function was followed by a seminar and panel discussion. Members of IGS community, engineers from Govt Departments, private consultants, members of Institution of Engineers from the state of Punjab, Chandigarh attended the function and participated in the panel discussion.

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