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IHE Branch Event

Online: Ground Coffee Géotechniques for Highway Engineering

  • CPD Value: This event is awarded 1 CPD hour.
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Mon 30 Nov 2020 Online via Teams FREE Book now

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Time: 1-2pm

The IHE North Western Branch would like to invite you to this online CDP event on Ground Coffee Géotechniques for Highway Engineering.

The event will be held via GoToMeeting and will be accredited for 1 CPD hour.

You must register to attend.

If you have any questions please email


These 4 short Vlogs give a beginners guide to common geotechnical challenges we often come across in Highway engineering, from how does a plate bearing test work to what is a reinforced soil retaining wall, and uses everyday items found in your garden and kitchen to help give the individual a simple visual of a more complex topic


Andrew Lees PhD, CEng, MICE

Andrew Lees is a Chartered Engineer and member of the Institution of Civil Engineers and British Geotechnical Association. He works for Tensar as a Senior Application Technology Manager having a global presence.

He has extensive knowledge and over 20 years of experience in geotechnical engineering. He specialises in the practical application of numerical analysis tools in geotechnical engineering and is a member of the NAFEMS Geotechnical Committee which is preparing guidance in the field of geotechnical analysis and founding member of the Professional Simulation Engineer scheme. He advised on the EC7 committee on the use of numerical methods with Eurocode 7 and he was a member of the project team redrafting Eurocode 7 Part 1.

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