Waterproof Membranes 2015 Waterproof Membranes 2015Waterproof 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 equipment makers, distributors, and other stakeholders in the larger membrane market. Discussion includes geotechnical, architectural, structural, and decorative membrane applications.
The organizers, Applied Market Information (AMI), have announced a summer special (€100 off) on registration that will be extended through September 25.
The program has been released (PDF). Among the highlights for geosynthetics professionals:

  • “High-temperature resistance liner opens new application fields for polymer membranes, a case study of a geothermal power plant in New Zealand” by Dipl.-Ing. Michael Uebigau, Product Manager, AGRU Kunststofftechnik GmbH
  • “Vinyl sheet piling: innovative solution for geotechnical and hydraulic applications” by Dr. Jan Schröder, Project Manager, G QUADRAT GmbH
  • “New geocomposite to protect geomembranes on slopes” by Patrick Brochier, President, TERAGEOS

These presentations will be featured in succession on the first full day of the event (November 18).
Other companies that are contributing to the 19-presentation program include Carlisle Construction Materials, Milliken, Sika Services, Duraproof Technologies, Derbigum, GAF, Chomarat, Exxonmobil, Nynas, Fraunhofer Institute, Tectogreen, Eukem, and Vesolit.
Presentations will touch upon durability, polymer performance, installation practices, greenroofs, field research, and more.
A welcome reception will be held on the evening of November 17.
Companies interested in table top exhibition space and sponsorship should contact the conference organizer, Giulia Esposito (ge@amiplastics.com).