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GBA Takes Cover of Civil + Structural Engineer
The cover of the January 2015 issue of Civil + Structural Engineer features a photo of suburban Maryland's Intercounty Connector, along with the title of the article related to it: "UNCOVERING HIDDEN ISSUES: Geotechnical engineering...


Matheson, Carson, Reinbold Head 2015-16 BoD Slate
GBA's Nominating Committee has announced its slate of officers and directors for the May 1, 2015-April 30, 2016 fiscal year. GBA President-Elect Gordon M. Matheson, Ph.D., P.E., P.G. (Schnabel Engineering) will...


GBA Updates Index of Limitation-of-Liability Decisions Available Free
The Geoprofessional Business Association (GBA) has published a new edition of Limitation-of-Liability Case Index, an important legal reference conveying in lay terms the results of 75 cases where the legality of limitation-of-liability...


E-Mail Disclaimers: Yes or No? GBA Has the Answer
The long disclaimers that inhabit the bottom of so many business e-mails are counter-productive, especially in light of simple alternatives readily available. So says the Legal Affairs Committee of the Geoprofessional Business Association (GBA),...


Construction-Materials Engineering and Testing (COMET) Business Council Publishes New Client...
The Construction-Materials Engineering and Testing (CoMET) Business Council of the Geoprofessional Business Association (GBA) has published a new Client-Satisfaction Survey Tool for Firms Providing CoMET Services. The tool...


Q&A: GBA’s Transition to Self-Management
In my previous message, I provided details about GBA's management-transition plan, calling for GBA to hire its own staff and become fully self-managed by the end of 2015. In concluding that message, I said I would respond to the following...


Sessions from 2014 Fall Conference Now Available Online, On-Demand
Recorded sessions from the 2014 Fall Conference in San Francisco are now online at https://vimeo.com/ondemand/2014gbafallcon and available for free to members or for purchase by nonmembers ($999 for all, or individual sessions for...


GBA’s Transition to Self-Management
As you may be aware, the Board of Directors has been developing a transition/succession plan for the long-term management of GBA. We've provided frequent updates both in NewsLog and at our conferences. Until this fall, however, these...


EDITORIAL: Take the Time
What's the difference between a geoprofessional and a taxicab? Sometimes I wonder, given geoprofessionals' penchant for placing so much emphasis on billability. That's not a bad thing per se. It's bad only when it blinds people to the ...


U.S. and U.K. Building Owners Expect to Increase Their Involvement With BIM in the Next Two Years
While building owners may not always directly use building information modeling (BIM), they are increasingly recognizing its value on their projects. McGraw Hill Construction today released its new SmartMarket Report, The Business Value of...