The Queensland University of Technology has established research excellence in the fields of Geotechnical Engineering

The Geotechnical Engineering Research Group (GERG) at Queensland University of Technology (QUT) is one of leading geotechnical engineering research groups in Australia, driven by reputed academics and industrial partners, clustering local and international expertise. We have proven excellence in experimental, theoretical and applied research that focuses on building knowledge that makes infrastructure safer, reliable, and cost-effective. GERG has diversified state of the art laboratory facilities along with sound capability in numerical modelling and analysis, enabling us to facilitate a broader range of geotechnical applications. Adaption of the technology, creativity and innovation in research, has attracted governmental and industrial involvement for collaborative applied research, eminent consultancy and testing services.