Geosynthetic clay barriers inter- national symposium Nuremberg 2002, 16-17 April 2002, Germany. Authors are required to submit a detailed 1 page abstract of their paper in English with five key words by 31 August. The abstracts must include the name, title, address, phone and fax numbers and email address of the author. They should be sent by post and email to the Secretariat, LGA, Geosynthetic Institute, IS Nuremberg 2002, Tillystr.
2, D-90431, Nuremberg, Germany; tel: 0049 911 6555 5563; fax: 0049 911 655 5592; email:
gbza@lga. de 4th international conference on ground improvement techniques, 26-28 March 2002, Malaysia. Abstracts of no more than one A4 side should be submitted by 26 September 2001 to Cl-Premier, 150 Orchard Road 7-14, Orchard Plaza, Singapore 238841; tel: (065) 7332922; fax: (065) 2353530; email: cipremie@ singnet. com. sg;
www. cipremier. com Grouting and ground treatment 2003, February 2003, New Orleans, USA. Submit a 500 word extract by November 2001 to Lawrence Johnsen by email: grout2003@ dfi. org or mail DFI, 120 Charlotte Place, Third floor, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey 07632 USA, fax; 1+(201) 567 4436.
Abstracts submitted before 1 June 2001 should be resubmitted.
3rd international conference on landslides, slope stability, and the safety of infrastructures, 10-12 July 2002, Singapore. Abstracts of no more than one A4 side should be submitted by 15 December 2001 to ClPremier, 150 Orchard Road 7-14, Orchard Plaza, Singapore 238841; tel: (065) 7332922; fax: (065) 2353530; email: cipremie@ singnet. com. sg;
www. cipremier. com
Land contamination - how to turn risks into opportunities. CIRIA annual contaminated land conference, London. Contact CIRIA, tel: 020 7222 8891; email: enquiries@ ciria. org. uk; www . ciria. org. uk.
Environmental risk assessment and remediation of brownfield sites,26 September, University of Wolverhampton. One-day symposium and exhibition organised by the Geological Society Environment Group. Contact Clive Roberts, tel: 01902 322 139; fax: 01902 322 680; email: c. l. roberts@ wlv. ac. uk Sustainable transport: The challenge of Delivery, 26-27 September, TRL Crowthorne, Berkshire. Two day conference and exhibition looking at ground-breaking schemes, solutions and case studies. Contact Mary Treen, tel: 01344 770514;
email: mtreen@trl. co. uk First international symposium on subgrade stabilisation and in situ pavement recycling using cement, 1-4 October, Salamanca, Spain. Contact Symposium Sectretariat, AEC, Goya, 23-4 dcha. , 28001, Madrid, Spain; tel: 0034 91 5779972; fax: 0034 91 5766522;
email: congresos@aecarretera. com;
www. aecarretera. com DFI annual members' conference, 4-6 October, St Louis, US. Topics include historical evolution of deep foundations, relationship between design, construction and equipment use, quality control, quality assurance and non-destructive testing and case studies. Contact DFI, 120 Charlotte Place, Third Floor, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey 07632; tel: +1 201 567 4232; fax: +1 201 567 4436;
email: dfihq@dfi. org
Geotechnical Services File corrections Please note the following corrections to the Geotechnical Services File :
Subterra should be written SubTerra WJ Groundwater's managing director should be Dr Toby Roberts and not Dr Toby Woolgar as printed. The new telephone codes for London should also apply (0208 should replace 0181) The contact name for Bechtel (formerly Bechtel Water) should be Stephen Smith and not the former managing director David Tonge.