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Groundwater Geochemistry Short Course – April 28, 2017 – Oakland

Apologies – we have cancelled the previously planned Short Course on Groundwater Geochemistry, which was scheduled for Friday April 28th, 2017, due to low attendance.

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October Field Trip – Chabot Dam Seismic Upgrade Project

Join us on Friday, October 21st for a field trip to the Chabot Dam Seismic Upgrade Project in Oakland, California. Undertaken by the East Bay Municipal Utility District (EBMUD), this seismic improvement project consists of cement deep soil mixing, installation … Continue reading

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November 2016 Meeting

Join us for our November 2016 Meeting! “Silica and Other Mineral Dust Hazards: New Regulations, Sampling and Identification by X-Ray Diffraction” Presented by: Mark Bailey, PG of Asbestos TEM Laboratories Date and Time: Tuesday, November 15, 2016 6:00pm: Social Hour and Sign-In … Continue reading

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Calaveras Dam Field Trip Report

On Friday, June 3, 2016 a group of fourteen intrepid AEG members visited Calaveras Dam for presentations and a site tour. Our first AEGSF field trip in several years, it was deemed a grand success by all involved! We met … Continue reading

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RSVP Today for our November Meeting!

RSVP today to attend the San Francisco Section November 2015 Meeting Bi-Modal (?) Behavior of the North Anatolian Fault  Presented by: Ozgur Kozaci, PhD, Fugro Date:  Tuesday, November 10, 2015 Location:  Spice Monkey Restaurant, 1628 Webster Street, Oakland Time:  Social … Continue reading

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Congratulations new Section Officers!

The vote has been tallied… our new slate of Section Officers is: Morley Beckman : Chair Julien Cohen-Waeber : Vice Chair David Abbott : Treasurer Maggie Parks : Secretary Congratulations everyone!

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Project Level Engineering Geologist Needed at Geosphere Consultants!

Geosphere Consultants Inc. is looking for a self-starter Engineering Geologist who has a diversity of experience from Fault Investigations to Geologic Hazards Studies and Geotechnical Engineering Investigations.  Experience with environmental consulting and storm water management would be a plus.  Strong written … Continue reading

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Join us at the Engineers Without Borders Fundraiser!

Engineers Without Borders is holding a fundraising gala on October 15, 2015 7-10pm at 111 Minna Art Gallery in San Francisco.  EWB is offering a 30% discount if registered using  ”AEG” for a member discount.  Visit to purchase tickets. … Continue reading

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San Francisco named AEG’s Section of the Year!

Congratulations!  San Francisco was named AEG’s Section of the Year.  A cash award and certificate were presented to our chair, Sarah Kalika, at the Annual Meeting in Pittsburgh last week.  The certificate will be on display during our meetings. Additionally, … Continue reading

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October 2015 Meeting!

Join us for our October 2015 Meeting: LESSONS LEARNED FROM THE GEOTECHNICAL EXTREME EVENTS RECONNAISSANCE OF THE 2015 GORKHA, NEPAL EARTHQUAKE By: CHRIS MADUGO, PhD, PG&E Tuesday, October 13, 2015 6:00 pm – Social Hour and Sign-In 7:00 pm – Dinner … Continue reading

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