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The official magazine of the ASCE’s Geo-Institute, GEOSTRATA offers you the opportunity to target your marketing message directly to geo professionals.

Published bimonthly, GEOSTRATA features articles written by and for geotechnical engineers, and reaches the major engineering firms around the world. The magazine’s more than 10,000 readers include engineers, scientists, technologists, educators, and organizations interested in improving the environment, mitigating natural hazards, and economically constructing engineered facilities.

GEOSTRATA is trusted by professionals involved in the design and construction of such major projects as:

  • Commercial buildings 
  • Dams
  • Foundations
  • Public buildings
  • Residential subdivisions
  • Retaining walls 
  • Roads and highways
  • Stormwater
  • Management systems


About GEOSTRATA readers: 

Our readers are involved in purchasing products and services: 

  • Modeling software (54%)
  • Soil stabilization (60%)
  • Geotextiles (59%)
  • Retaining walls (56%)


  • 2/3 of readers have read all four of the last four issues. 
  • Readers pass along their copies - close to 1/3 reported sharing their copy with one or more people, bringing the readership to 13,000+
  • Readers take action; in the past year, more than 3/4 respondents have acted on advertisements they saw in an issue. 
  • 3/4 readers have been reading GEOSTRATA for at least 3 years.

Source: Harvey Research Organization, 2018 Reader Studies.


GEOSTRATA 2024 general display rates

2024 rates for print ads in GEOSTRATA magazine

Attention Geo-Institute Organizational Members: ask your advertising representative about special rates! 

For full information on rates, topics and deadlines for 2024, please see the Media Kit.