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Paul Wheeler believes the geotechnical industry needs to tackle the lack of geotechnical awareness within the construction and building industries.

The UK geotechnical industry is generally very good at identifying its problems, highlighting its shortcomings and suggesting better ways of working. Look back 30 years, however and the industry was grappling with many of the same issues that it is facing today. We have been spectacularly unsuccessful in achieving satisfactory solutions to our core problems.

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