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GeoAmericas 2020 - Brazil

GeoAmericas 2020 Extends Abstracts Deadline to May 26

GeoAmericas 2020 will be the 4th Pan-American Regional Conference on Geosynthetics. The quadrennial event will be held 26 – 29 April 2020 in historic Rio de Janiero, Brazil. The...
Gas barrier performance and EVOH layers in geomembranes

Protecting EPS Geofoam in Transportation with Geomembranes

Raven Engineered Films has issued a new technical paper: Advanced Geomembrane Technology for Enhanced Protection of EPS Geofoam in Transportation Systems. The publication is part of the company’s technical...
GeoAmericas 2016

GeoAmericas 2016 Update: 400 Submissions, Hotel Registration Opens

After years of planning, the organizers of GeoAmericas 2016 are enjoying the event’s transition into the active phases of interaction with authors, sponsors, exhibitors, and attendees. More than 400...
HUESKER, agricultural water security

Sven Schröer on Agricultural Water Security

In the April 2015 issue of Irrigation Leader, North Carolina-based HUESKER inc.’s CEO Sven Schröer was interviewed for the publication’s “Business Leaders” section. The interview, which begins on Page...
GSI Asia 2015

GSI Asia and IGS Council Gather in Seoul

Despite some anxiety over recent cases of the viral Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) in some places in Korea, the geosynthetics community kept to its schedule and gathered for...
CQA Solutions

CQA Solutions Adds Partner from Palo Verde Work

The high-level geomembrane installation at the Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station (2009 – 2013) has been well documented, particularly for its “Zero Leaks” approach. Glen Toepfer of CQA Solutions,...
Fabricated Geomembrane Installation Guidelines

IAGI / FGI Geomembrane Installation Guidelines

The International Association of Geosynthetic Installers (IAGI) and the Fabricated Geomembrane Institute (FGI) both have a long history of establishing field-improving protocols, such as certifications and standard. Now, they...
Huesker Agriculture Business Unit

HUESKER Seeks Agriculture Business Unit Sales Manager

North Carolina-based HUESKER inc. seeks an experienced Sales Division Manager. The position will be responsible for managing and overseeing the company’s sales in the growing Agriculture Business Unit. The...
EuroGeo 6

EuroGeo 6 Issues Call for Abstracts

The 6th European Conference on Geosynthetics (EuroGeo 6) will be held 25 – 28 September 2016 in Istanbul, Turkey. The event organizers have just issued the Call for Abstracts....
Waterproof Membranes 2015

Waterproof Membranes 2015 Offers Summer Special

Waterproof Membranes 2015 will be held 17 – 19 November 2015 in Bonn, Germany at the Maritim Hotel. This annual event draws an international audience of manufacturers, welding...

IGS Barriers Workshop Scheduled for XVI ECSMGE

The International Geosynthetics Society (IGS) Technical Committee on Barriers has announced it will host a workshop in conjunction with the XVI European Conference on Soil Mechanics and...
CETCO Webinar, Coal Ash Residuals

August Webinars on GCLs in Coal Ash and Caustic Leachate Applications

On August 4 and 5, CETCO will host webinars on "Understanding and Monitoring Polymer Amended Bentonite in Geosynthetic Clay Liners for Use in Coal Ash Impoundments and Caustic Leachate...
Huesker Canal Lining

Three September Canal Liner Webinars from HUESKER

Geosynthetic barriers are engineered to provide exceptional containment of liquids. The range of products and systems is wide and they cannot all be applied in the same way. HUESKER’s...

Solmax Names Jean-Louis Vangeluwe New CEO

International geosynthetics manufacturer Solmax has announced the appointment of company veteran Mr. Jean-Louis Vangeluwe as its new Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Vangeluwe has spent nearly two full decades with...
IGS TC-Reinforcement Workshop at XVI ECSMGE

IGS Announces Reinforcement Workshop at XVI ECSMGE

The International Geosynthetics Society (IGS) has announced a second important workshop to be held in Edinburgh alongside the 16th European Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (XVI ECSMGE)....
India Geosynthetics Seminar, ASTM

ASTM D35 Announces Geosynthetics Seminar in India

ASTM International Committee D35 on Geosynthetics has announced a special geosynthetics seminar and associated committee meetings to held in Mumbia, India 2 - 4 December 2015 at the...
High Temperature Geomembranes

Geosynthetic Barriers Workshop Program for ECSMGE

 Attendees at the highly anticipated XVI European Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (XVI ECSMGE) in Edinburgh, 13 – 17 September 2015, will be able to attend...

Jie Han to Lead Geosynthetics Lecture Series in Australia and NZ

Annually, Geofabrics Australasia brings a top-tier geosynthetics lecture series to Australia and New Zealand. This year's series, which will be held on multiple dates in September, will be...
Geosynthetic containers in mining

VIDEO: Geosynthetic Containers in Mining and Mineral Processing

A new video from TenCate profiles the utilization of geosynthetic containers in mining and mineral processing. TenCate Geotube® containers are being used in a large range of applications, such...
Geosynthetics CQA Week

CQA Week Course Dates: November 2 – 6

CQA Week delivers courses on performing liner integrity surveys (electrical leak location), CQC/CQA of geosynthetic installation, and CQC/CQA of geosynthetic clay liner and compacted clay liner installation. The...
CLI Hydro-Cap Floating Covers

CLI Brands Hydro-Cap(TM) Floating Cover System

Colorado Lining International, Inc. (CLI) is giving its well-established floating cover system a new brand: Hydro-Cap™. The system has been used in a broad range of environmental conditions...
Burke CSPE geomembranes

Burke Announces Strategic Partners for CSPE Geomembranes

Burke Industries has long been a leader in chlorosulfonated polyethylene (CSPE) geomembranes. The durability of the material has produced service lives in excess of 30 years in containment installations,...
Titan Environmental - Farley Mine Closure

Capping the Farley Mine

Mining is a vital activity for modern life. The metals, minerals, and other raw materials extracted enable the production and success of many (if not most) of the goods...
Geosynthetics CQA Week

Geosynthetics CQA Week Short Course Schedule

Geosynthetics CQA is a key component to the effectiveness of the materials and their role in long-term service lives and the economical performance of infrastructure. CQA, like manufacturing quality...
GSE Environmental

GSE Environmental to Close Plant in Chile

Having determined it can more efficiently serve its South American market through its other international manufacturing operations, geosynthetics producer GSE Environmental has announced it will close its plant in...