August 2017 Vol. 3

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NEW – Capping a Wastewater Sludge Lagoon with Geosynthetics (Breaking News) [PDF]
http://cloud.excelplas.com/index.php/s/JR3WMX0OfJGexot

Research Update on Geomembranes at Tailings Storage Facilities
http://www.klohn.com/blog/kcblog-research-update-geomembranes-tailings-storage-facilities/

Port Maintenance Operations by Geosynthetic Dewatering Tube (by Huesker) [PDF]
http://cloud.excelplas.com/index.php/s/CjIkf4w5S7geq2I

Affordable Coastal Protection in the Pacific Islands: Testing and design of alternative protection options for low-energy coastlines (WRL & Tonkin + Taylor) [PDF]
http://cloud.excelplas.com/index.php/s/k3XrKAdAd7xUZG9

Workshop Dutch Chapter: Playing with Geosynthetics VI: Earthquake Resistant Building with Geosynthetics
http://www.geosyntheticssociety.org/workshop-dutch-chapter-playing-with-geosynthetics-vi-earthquake-resistant-building-with-geosynthetics/

Use of Electrical Resistivity Tomography to Characterize Leachate Distribution in Landfills
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11356-017-9853-0

Pacific American Coal Ltd.  (ASX:PAK) decides to divest its 30% position in Imagine (Graphene Enhanced Geotextiles GEG)
http://www.minenportal.de/artikel.php?sid=209290&lang=en

Geofabrics Seeking Laboratory Technician (Jobs)
https://www.seek.com.au/job/34114426

New Mini Dredgers Have Liner Protection Mechanism to Dredge HDPE-Lined Ponds Without Risking Damage to the Liner
http://minedredgingservices.com.au/how-we-can-help/

Floating Dredge System to Clean Up Pond, with Massive Geotextile Bags on Ensley Lane
https://shawneemissionpost.com/2017/08/09/65059-65059

Propex GeoSolutions Publish Geosynthetic Newsletter
http://propexglobal.com/portals/0/What’s%20New%20Uploads/PPX_Newsletter_Summer2017.pdf

ExcelPlas Geosynthetics Testing Expands Geosynthetic Testing Offerings (Lab News)
ExcelPlas now performs more than 120 standard geosynthetic tests in accordance with relevant  ASTM, GRI and ISO standards.
We have extensive experience with all types of geosynthetics – from geomembranes (HDPE, LLDPE, fPP), geotextiles to geonets, geogrids, geocomposites and and geosynthetic clay liners (GCLs).
As a National Accredited Testing Laboratory our technicians, equipment and quality system are monitored regularly for proficiency and compliance assuring that you can count on quality results every time.

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