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BOHOGS Annual General Meeting 2017

As agreed in the BOHOGS constitution changes in early 2017, the AGM may be held electronically to cater for the geographical spread of the BOHOGS members. A powerpoint of the Supplier’s Day Chairman’s Report presented…
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BOHOGS Geotechnical Practitioner Awards 2017

Awarded Geotechnical Practitioner of the Year 2017:  GAVIN LOWING For Gavin’s significant contribution to the field of Open Cut Geotechnical Engineering through the following endeavours: Initiation and co-ordination of industry involvement and presentations at universities in…
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BOHOGS Geotechnical Practitioner of the Year 2017

SEE FLYER HERE Nomination criteria: Practicing Geotechnical Engineer who has significantly contributed to the discipline through their involvement in one or more of the following areas: Lead or involvement in projects of new slope stability…
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BOHOGS Year in Review – 2016

Another BOHOGian year down! Thanks to all who participated by attending, presenting and being an active member of the committee, as well as our BBUGGian colleagues for their efforts to put on our joint events….
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BOHOGS / BBUGS Suppliers Day 2016

The annual BOHOGS and BBUGS suppliers day was held at the Capella Cultural Centre on November 24, 2016. The day consisted of BOHOGS & BBUGS awards, 13 technical presentations and 16 supplier & consultant exhibits….
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2017 BOHOGS Committee Announced

The 2017 Committee has been announced with the BOHOGS members voting in an annual rotation of the committee group offering more people opportunities to get involved. See the new 2017 committee here: http://bohogs.org.au/bohogs-2017-committee/ Congratulations to…
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Samarco Tailings Dam Failure (Public Release)

BHP has developed a public website with video and animations on the learnings from the Samarco tailings dam failure in Brazil in 2015. The “Demonstrative Animation” and Appendix B Attachment B8 are important information for…
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