IGS Young Members Committee Photo Contest

IGS Young Members Committee Photo Contest

In recent years, engineering societies and conferences have wisely put greater emphasis on younger participants in their fields. Geotechnical engineering experienced a substantial growth...
An Innovative Application of Technology Award for East Coast Erosion Control

An Innovative Application of Technology Award for East Coast Erosion Control

Congratulations are due to East Coast Erosion Control, which was honored as one of six companies to receive the iXchange Innovation Award from Ben...
GeoMEast 2018

GeoMEast 2018 Abstracts Call Closes April 15

The GeoMEast 2018 International Congress and Exhibition is one of the leading Geosynthetics and Geotechnical Congresses in the Middle East. The event will be held...
70 Years of Strong Economic Performance, Innovation, and Growth

70 Years of Strong Economic Performance, Innovation, and Growth

AGRU’s 2018 first quarter is off to a strong start. The company’s XXL Pipe Production Facility in South Carolina equipped to extrude the world’s...

IGS Develops 1st GeoReinforcement Workshop – Munich, June 4 – 5

The International Geosynthetics Society Technical Committee on Reinforcement (TC-R) will welcome civil and geotechnical engineering professionals from around the world to the 1st GeoReinforcement...
Intermas at 11th International Conference on Geosynthetics

Join INTERMAS at 11th International Conference on Geosynthetics

The 11th International Conference on Geosynthetics (11 ICG) will be held 16 - 21 September 2018 in Seoul, Korea. This event is not to be missed! Held...
TRI Expands Testing Capabilities and Enhances Services for 2018

TRI Expands Testing Capabilities and Enhances Services for 2018

The annual letter from TRI Environmental to its clients and the general geosynthetics community merits review for a number of its highlights. The company...
Presto Geosystems Business Development Manager

Presto Geosystems Seeks a Business Development Manager

The Presto Geosystems team continues to grow. The company has announced that it is adding a Business Development Manager for a technical sales position...
Remediating a Concrete Flume in a Hydroelectric System

Remediating a Concrete Flume in a Hydroelectric System

In August 2017, a Concrete Canvas® Geosynthetic Cementitious Composite Mat (GCCM) was used to remediate a dilapidated concrete flume, which was part of a...
Drainage and Venting of Geosynthetic Containment Systems

JOBS: Varicore Seeks Drainage Systems Sales Consultant

Varicore Technologies, headquartered in Minnesota, is the manufacturer of the internationally distributed Multi-Flow Drainage Systems. The company seeks to add another sales consultant to...
HDPE-Lined Reservoir for Artificial Snow on an Alpine Slope - Agru

HDPE-Lined Reservoir for Artificial Snow on an Alpine Slope

Ischgl is an internationally renowned ski resort in the Silvretta Mountains of Tyrol. Plenty of natural snowfall supports 200km of downhill pistes (compacted snow...
Desludging Wastewater Ponds Using Geotextile Dewatering Bags

Desludging Wastewater Ponds Using Geotextile Dewatering Bags

By Johnny Oriokot, Donovan Bate, and Gerard Dirks – When wastewater treatment ponds reach their capacity, the options available are either to build new...
Presto Geosystems Releases a Porous Pavement Design Assistant

Presto Geosystems Releases a Porous Pavement Design Assistant

Porous pavement solutions have drawn considerable interest in communities for the green engineering benefits they provide. Porous pavements can greatly reduce stormwater runoff by...
MENA Nonwovens Symposium and Exhibition

MENA Nonwovens Symposium Offers Prominent Geotextiles Session

When the international nonwovens association Edana convenes its 2018 MENA Nonwovens Symposium and Exhibition, it will do so with a prominent geotextiles program. The event,...
IECA 2018 Exhibit Hall

Early Registration Deadline for IECA 2018 – January 15

The International Erosion Control Association 2018 Conference and Exhibition (IECA 2018) is will take place 11 – 14 February 2018 in Long Beach, California....
PODCAST: Disturbed Land Reclamation with Tom Willilams

PODCAST: Disturbed Land Reclamation with Tom Williams

In this episode of GeoTalk, we check in with Tom Williams, a 40-year veteran of disturbed land reclamation work, much of which has been...
Video: Pambula Merimbula Uses Diamond Grid for Access Road

Surface Stabilization Needs Drive Diamond Grid Growth in South America

Polymeric-based, surface stabilization grids have attracted a lot of interest around the world. For stabilization system manufacturer Diamond Grid International, South America has become...
IECA 2018 Exhibit Hall

IECA 2018 Program Highlights and Opening Keynote

The International Erosion Control Association 2018 Conference and Exhibition (IECA 2018) is fully ready for attendees to reserve accommodation and register for the conference....
Diverting Surface Water from Contaminated Spoils - Concrete Canvas

Diverting Surface Water from Contaminated Spoils at a Former Mine

In June 2017, Concrete Canvas® Geosynthetic Cementitious Composite Mat (CC GCCM) was used to line a series of drainage channels at a remediated mining...
Brine Ponds for Coal Seam Gas Operations

ACIGS Seminar Series to Focus on Drainage Geocomposite Systems

The International Geosynthetics Society Australasian Chapter (ACIGS) will host a multi-city seminar series on drainage geocomposite systems. The seminar will be held in Melbourne on...
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Erosion Control Technology Council Marks 25 Years

In a November 15 release, the Erosion Control Technology Council has marked its 25 years of industry collaboration towards better erosion and sediment control...
AGRU America Drain Liner Geomembranes

Geomembranes, Covers, and Containment Systems Webinar – Nov 16

AGRU America continues its series of geosynthetic engineering webinars on November 16 at 12:00 EST. This new geomembranes and geosynthetic cover and containment systems...
Roadway Slope Erosion Control in the Port d’Envalira Mountain Pass

Roadway Slope Erosion Control in the Port d’Envalira Mountain Pass

The problem of slope superficial instability at the Port d’Envalira mountain pass in Andorra has been solved with a geomat erosion control solution. Maccaferri’s...
Geosynthetics 2017

Success of Geosynthetics 2017 Sets the Stage for 2018 Edition in Chile

Geosynthetics 2017, the First International Conference on Technology and Application of Geosynthetics, took place in Santiago, Chile 18 – 20 October 2017. The event met...
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NOLA GeoHydraulics Engineering Event Schedule Released

Civil engineers and construction professionals will meet international speakers, network with top-tier geohydraulics solutions companies, acquire practical engineering information to implement immediately, and have...

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Kevin Vaughan to Speak on Inverted Pavements at GAP 2019

The GAP 2019 transportation engineering event is honored to announce the NSSGA has arranged for Kevin Vaughan of Vulcan to speak on Inverted Pavements,...

GAP 2019 – Connecting Three Transportation Disciplines

Three Major Transportation Disciplines, Three Co-Chairs Representing Diverse Infrastructure. Nearly three years ago, a discussion emerged around the geostructural aspects of pavements, railways, and airfields....
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GEOFORUM 2019 Heads to Philadelphia

HUESKER’s annual GeoForum events are characterized by high-caliber presentations and high-quality networking. The smaller-by-design gatherings leave considerable room for Q&A on some of the...
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