Geoelectric Liner Survey Equipment and Expertise in Australia

Geoelectric Liner Survey Equipment and Expertise in Australia

After performing geoelectric liner leak location and integrity surveys worldwide since about 1985 and teaching others how to do so since 2004, Dr. Ian...
Waterproof Membranes 2018

Waterproof Membranes 2018 Call for Presentations

AMI has announced the dates of Waterproof Membranes 2018, the 12th installment in the annual series. The call for presentations has been issued. The international conference...
A Story of Safety and Geosynthetics Installation - ESI and TVA

Safety and Geosynthetics Installation

Over the past 22 years, Environmental Specialties International, Inc. (ESI) has built itself into a top-tier installer of geosynthetic liner materials for environmental containment applications...
Lining a South African Mine’s Gravity Thickener Tank Floor

Lining a South African Mine’s Gravity Thickener Tank Floor

The gravity thickener infrastructure at Exxaro’s Grootegeluk mine in Lephalale, South Africa plays a pivotal role in the recycling of water used for settlement...
Alexiew Announces Geotechnical and Geosynthetic Engineering Consultancy

Alexiew Announces Geotechnical and Geosynthetic Engineering Consultancy

Dr. Dimiter Alexiew has made his name with more than 30 years of experience in developing advanced geotechnical systems. Now, he announces the formation...
WEBINAR: Pond Liner System Design and Operation

WEBINAR: Pond Liner System Design and Operation

Though pond lining applications are common, the proper design and operation of a pond liner system requires great care. A large number of facilities...
Geosynthetics in Colombia – An Interview with Carlos Moreno

Geosynthetics in Colombia – An Interview with Carlos Moreno

Geosynthetica’s Spanish-language publication editor, Natalia Rodado Bernal, had the opportunity to interview engineer Carlos Moreno, who heads up the Geosystems Engineering Department of PAVCO....
Reinforcing India’s First Vertical Expansion of a Landfill

Geosynthetica's 2017 Top 10 Stories

Each year we look back at the most-popular reads on Geosynthetica to gauge trends in the field and international reader interests. It also provides...
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...
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EXCLUSIVE: Video Interview with Solmax on Acquiring GSE Environmental

Geosynthetica's Elizabeth Peggs sits down with Solmax Inc. President Jean-Louis Vangeluwe to discuss the company's bold move in acquiring GSE Environmental. The move brings...
Titan Times 2017 Year in Review - Geosynthetics

Titan Times 2017 – Radioactive Waste, New Geogrids, and More

In its Titan Times 2017 Year in Review newsletter, Titan Environmental Containment offers plenty to celebrate and a lot to look forward to. The...
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...
AGRU’s XXL Pipe Facility Offers World’s Largest HDPE Pipe Extrusion

AGRU’s XXL Pipe Facility Offers World’s Largest HDPE Pipe Extrusion

In March, AGRU America announced its major move into large-diameter plastic pipe. The Charleston, South Carolina facility has been producing HDPE pipe since April,...
Understanding the Role of MARV in Geosynthetic Specifications

WEBINAR: Understanding the Role of MARV in Geosynthetic Specifications

The International Geosynthetics Society North American Chapter (IGS North America) will host a webinar on December 19: Understanding the Role of Minimum Average Roll...
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...
Video: EPI Geomembrane Fabrication Leads to Rapid WWTP Installation

GRI-GM19b Brings a Long-Needed Specification Update to Fruition

In October 2017, the Geosynthetic Research Institute (GRI), which is part of the Folsom, Pennsylvania-based Geosynthetic Institute (GSI) published the GRI-GM19b specification: “Seam Strength...
Asperity Height Webinar - Solmax - Textured Geomembrane Finish

WEBINAR: Asperity Height or Asperity Concentration for Geomembranes?

For its next technical webinar presentation, Solmax is asking a unique and important question for geomembranes:  Does asperity height or asperity concentration matter more...
High Temperature Geomembranes

GSE Environmental Awarded High Temperature Geomembrane Patent

Four years ago, GSE Environmental formally announced the development of polyethylene geomembranes for use in applications with prolonged exposure to temperatures above 60°C (140°F)....
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...
High-Strength Geotextiles in Infrastructure

JOB OPPORTUNITY: TenCate Geosynthetics Seeks Engineering Business Manager

TenCate Geosynthetics, one of the world’s largest geosynthetics manufacturer and engineering service providers, seeks to add an engineering business manager in the United States....
Photo of Graphene-Enhanced Geotextile Installation. Photo by Geofabrics Australasia.

Graphene-Enhanced Geotextiles Coming to US with Haydale Agreement

Australia-based Imagine Intelligent Materials has quickly scaled up production of its innovative imgne® X3 coating. The product has enabled the manufacture of the world’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...
GIGSA 2015

GIGSA Bursary Applications Due November 1

The Geosynthetics Interest Group of South Africa (GIGSA)—a chapter of the International Geosynthetics Society—has a strong history of supporting educational endeavors. The chapter’s support...
Ashley MacMillan Joins TenCate as an Engineering Business Manager

Ashley MacMillan Joins TenCate as an Engineering Business Manager

TenCate Geosynthetics has announced the addition of Ashley MacMillan, PE as Engineering Business Manager – Northwest (United States). MacMillan is a 7-year veteran with...
Solmax - Geosynthetics Market

PODCAST: The Push towards Reinvention in Geomembranes

Many infrastructure applications rely upon geosynthetic barriers. Over time, we’ve seen the specification of 40 or 60-mil black high-density polyethylene geomembranes become so common...

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Protecting the Gas Processing Plant Railway Embankment

Zornberg and Tutumluer Lead GAP 2019 Geosynthetics Short Course

Geo-Structural Aspects of Pavements, Railways, and Airfields (GAP 2019) is an interdisciplinary transportation engineering forum designed to foster communication between the three primary transportation...
Presto Geosystems Business Development Manager

Presto Geosystems Seeks Technical Manager

Presto Geosystems has served as a leader in the geosynthetics field for nearly 40 years, including being an innovator in the truest sense: the...
IGS Prague Workshops on Stabilization and Hydraulics

IGS Prague Workshops Cover Stabilization and Hydraulics

The International Geosynthetics Society will hold back-to-back workshops 10 – 13 November 2019 in Prague. The events are being organized by the IGS Technical...
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