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BGS Civils: Mapping the earth you move

BGS Civils: strengthThe British Geological Survey (BGS) has launched new datasets for informing ground engineering design called ‘BGS Civils’. The package includes a suite of seven engineering properties for soils and rocks nationwide including strength, bulking volumes and corrosivity and has been developed to facilitate desk study screening for ground engineering projects.


On the Rocks! Geologists top ten favourite seaside holiday spots

iGeology iconBased on use of the popular geology app, iGeology, the British Geological Survey (BGS) has identified their top ten most popular coastal destinations in Great Britain.

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