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Affiliate Organisations

Go to International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE)

International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE)

Go to The Institution of Engineers Malaysia (IEM)

The Institution of Engineers Malaysia (IEM)

Go to Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM)

Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM)

Go to Association of Geotechnical Societies in SouthEast Asia (AGSSEA)

Association of Geotechnical Societies in SouthEast Asia (AGSSEA)

Go to Geotechnical Society of Singapore (GeoSS)

Geotechnical Society of Singapore (GeoSS)

Go to Southeast Asian Geotechnical Society (SEAGS)

Southeast Asian Geotechnical Society (SEAGS)

About The Society

Our society aims to promote the theory and good practice of geotechnical engineering and to foster the involvement of its members in national as well as international activities.

The Malaysian Geotechnical Society (MGS) was incorporated in 14 March 2013.

It was accepted to become a Member of the International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE) in October 2013.

A committee consisting of the following, who shall be termed the office-bearers of the Society, shall be elected at the annual general meeting:
a. President
b. Deputy President
c. Secretary General
d. Honorary Treasurer
e. Four (4) Ordinary Elected Committee Members
f. Immediate Past President

In addition, the Committee may co-opt up to five (5) additional members of the Society to attend (generally for a period of one year).

We are pleased to inform that the revised Statutes is approved by the Registry of Societies on 2nd September 2016. Please click here for a copy of revised Statutes.

For more membership details, or if you want to Join Us as a member, click here.

Current Committee

IR. YEE YEW WENG

President
Ir. Yee Yew Weng is presently the Managing Director of Keller ASEAN. He has over 25 years of experience in design and management of large‐scale ground improvement and heavy foundation projects.

IR. LIEW SHAW SHONG

Deputy President

IR. ASSOC. PROF. DR. DOMINIC ONG EK LEONG

Secretary General
Ir. Assoc. Prof. Dr. Dominic Ong Ek is an Associate Professor and Director of the Research Centre for Sustainable Technologies, Faculty of Engineering, Computing & Science, Swinburne University of Technology, Sarawak He is also actively involved in geotechnical consultancy works.

Ir. Dr. Chan Swee Huat

Honorary Treasurer

IR. DR. TING WEN HUI

Committee Member

IR. LO CHONG CHIUN

Committee Member
Ir. Lo Chong Chiun is a Technical Director of a consulting engineering firm based in Sabah. He has more than 30 years of experience in the design, contract administration and project management of major civil, structural, geotechnical and infrastructure development projects.

IR. LEE PEIR TIEN

Committee Member

IR. DR. CHIN YAW MING

Committee Member
Ir. Dr. Chin Yaw Ming is a geotechnical and foundation specialist with 25 years of comprehensive technical knowledge. Currently, he is a principal of CYM Consult, a geotechnical consultancy firm. He is also an advisor to the Geotechnical Consultancy Unit of Penang Island City Council.

IR. DR. CHAN SIN FATT

Immediate Past President

IR. DR. GOH TEIK CHEONG

Co-opted Member
Ir. Dr. Goh Teik Cheong is the Executive Director of M.E.I. Consultants Sdn. Bhd and M.E.I. Project Engineers Sdn Bhd. He is a Fellow Member (FIEM) and past Chairman for IEM Penang Branch and a Member of the panel of evaluators for the Engineering Accreditation Council, Board of Engineers Malaysia.

IR. DR. HISHAM MOHAMAD

Co-opted Member

PROF. DR. KHAIRUL ANUAR

Co-opted Member

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