June 2018 Vol. 8

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Geotextile Protecting our Coastlines (Feature Video)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IOovgWByHJQ

Emerging Topics in Geosynthetics Live-Streaming Short Course
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/emerging-topics-in-geosynthetics-live-streaming-short-course-tickets-47228512753

Melbourne to Host Wastewater Expo Australia (3-4th October 2018)
http://www.wastewaterexpo.com.au/visit/Reasons-to-Attend/

Golder Hiring Senior Tailings Engineer (Civil/Geotechnical) Brisbane based
https://au.linkedin.com/jobs/view/senior-tailings-engineer-%28civil-geotechnical%29-brisbane-based-18000800-at-golder-732531080

Rehabilitation of Mine Sites and Shafts, Waste Dumps and Tailings Dams Using Mini-Dredgers
https://youtu.be/haXL06hleFc

Tailings Storage Facility Containment at the Angus Zinc Mine
https://www.terramin.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Tailings-Storage-Facility-Containment.pdf

GSE-Solmax Hiring Production Assistant
https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/production-assistant-at-gse-environmental-727549011

Geosynthetic Cementitious Composite Mats: Replacing Concrete For Erosion Protection by Lee Church
http://www.thefloodexpo.co.uk/speakers/lee-church/

The Use of Geocellular Structures in Stormwater Management Systems (by Wavin)
http://www.thefloodexpo.co.uk/speakers/martin-lambley/

How Geogrids Work in Pavement Applications (Video)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3dWkUV9t654

How Geogrids Work for Segmental Retaining Walls  (Video)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pzr1DBBkBpQ

Why Whales Form in Geomembranes and How to Prevent Them
https://cloud.excelplas.com/index.php/s/cdBuKhaCch0KMp1/download

Geofabrics Awarded Contract for Sunshine Coast (Qld)
https://wcms.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au/Council/Tenders/Closed-Tenders-and-Awarded-Contracts?PageNumber=26

Client Impressed with Civilex’s Expertise in Constructing High-Strength Geotextile Pavement
http://civilexvic.com.au/

Victorian Landfill Faces EPA Wrath and Possible Licence Suspension
https://www.stawelltimes.com.au/story/5470564/landfill-company-in-stawell-may-face-a-licence-suspension/


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ExcelPlas Geosynthetics Testing Expands Geosynthetic Testing Offerings
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 Nationally 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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Among GNA’s objectives are:

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  • To enhance the knowledge and awareness of contemporary geosynthetic technologies amongst specifiers, users and installers.

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June 2018 Vol. 7

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GSE Patent Granted for Hot Wedges for Welding Conductive Geomembrane
http://www.freepatentsonline.com/9975293.pdf

Amcol Patent Self Healing Geocomposite for Salt Water and Brine Containment
http://www.freepatentsonline.com/9995014.pdf

New Patent for Geotextile tubes with porous internal shelves for inhibiting shear of solid fill material
http://www.freepatentsonline.com/9982406.pdf

Kaytech Wins 2018 PETCO Awards Recycling Innovator for Using Recycled PET in its Geotextiles (Video)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nSkWBFt7-Vk

GHD Seeeking Technical Director Tailings / Geotechnical Engineer
https://www.glassdoor.com.au/job-listing/technical-director-tailings-geotechnical-engineer-ghd-JV_IC2274563_KO0,49_KE50,53.htm?jl=2580775061

Second Cell of the HDPE Tailings Dam Liner Being Installed for Lorena Gold Project, 15km east of Cloncurry
http://news2.paritech.com/comnews/20180619/01991563.pdf

Layfield Listed in Canadian Mining Suppliers Directory
http://canadianminingsuppliers.com/suppliers/layfield-group-limited/

New Gateway for Analysis, Design, Installation, and Performance of Geosynthetics Used in Transportation Facilities
http://www.trb.org/AFS70/AFS70.aspx

Centrifuge Model Tests on the Use of Geosynthetic Layer as an Internal Drain in Levees
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0266114417301735

Russian Geosynthetic Company Machina-TST Seeking Export Partners
http://roadtraffic.az/en-opennews/6797.41.html

South Australian Government Posts Feedback Form for Landfill Guidelines
https://www.epa.sa.gov.au/files/13484_landfill_feedback_form.pdf

REE attends GeoBarriers workshop in Munich – Red Earth Engineering
https://redearthengineering.com.au/ree-attends-geobarriers-workshop-in-munich/

IGS-NA GeoPipe Seminar Webinar (12th July 2018)
https://igs.wufoo.com/forms/q93y45l19ma5nc/

New Floating Cover for Seattle Reservoir
http://www.seattle.gov/util/EnvironmentConservation/Projects/ReservoirCovering/index.htm

Reliable Airport Connection Made Possible by Geosynthetics (by Maccaferri)
https://www.railway-technology.com/contractors/engineering/maccaferri/pressreleases/airport-connection-geosynthetics

Get Better Recovery from Heap-leach Systems (Feature)
https://search.proquest.com/openview/03eceed46449f9d85543cc8b263103b7/1?pq-origsite=gscholar&cbl=39

Mitigation of Subgrade Moisture in North Texas by Using Modified Moisture Barrier
https://ascelibrary.org/doi/abs/10.1061/9780784481592.044

Vale, BHP seen near Samarco settlement
https://www.afr.com/business/mining/vale-bhp-seen-near-samarco-settlement-20180614-h11ew1

Stress-controlled direct shear testing of geosynthetic clay liners II: Assessment of shear behavior
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0266114418300517

Measurement of Shear Strength and Interface Parameters by Multi-Stage Large-scale Direct/Interface Shear and Pull-out Tests
http://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/1361-6501/aacb8a/meta

Stress-controlled direct shear testing of geosynthetic clay liners I: Apparatus development
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0266114418300505

Effect of Geogrid Inclusion on Ballast Resilient Modulus: The Concept of ‘Geogrid Gain Factor’
http://proceedings.asmedigitalcollection.asme.org/proceeding.aspx?articleid=2685443

Reliability assessment of waterproofing systems of buildings underground parts
http://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/1757-899X/365/5/052028/pdf

Comanco Completes Liner Installation on Landfill Expansion
https://comanco.com/blog/comanco-completes-liner-installation-on-landfill-expansion/

Bundle Geosynthetics New Web Page
http://www.gundlegeo.co.za/products-test/


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• In 2017 we have increased readership by 10,000+ though India, Africa and Asia
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ExcelPlas Geosynthetics Testing Expands Geosynthetic Testing Offerings
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 Nationally 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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Among GNA’s objectives are:

  • To promote and educate on the development of specifications and practices that help ensure the proper use of geosynthetics.
  • To locate, interpret and disseminate new scientific research to manufacturers and users of geosynthetic materials.
  • To enhance the knowledge and awareness of contemporary geosynthetic technologies amongst specifiers, users and installers.

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June 2018 Vol. 6

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Australia Has More than 90 Sites Nationwide with Toxic PFAS Contamination (Breaking News)
https://www.theage.com.au/national/victoria/is-fiskville-the-tip-of-an-iceberg-pfas-detected-across-victoria-20180615-p4zlox.html

Toxic Secrets: The town that 3M built – Where Kids Are Dying of Cancer Due to PFAS (Breaking News)
https://www.theage.com.au/world/north-america/toxic-secrets-the-town-that-3m-built-where-kids-are-dying-of-cancer-20180613-p4zl83.html

ExcelPlas Offering PFAS & PFOS Testing of Contaminated Sites and Containment Geomembrane Testing (New Testing)
http://www.excelplas.com/

Chronology of Major Tailings Dam Failures (Updated 15 Jun 2018)
http://www.wise-uranium.org/mdaf.html

Concrete Canvas to increase turnover by more than 30% after purchasing a new site, with support of a +$1Mill funding package from Lloyds Commercial Bank
http://www.bqlive.co.uk/manufacturing/2018/06/15/news/innovative-welsh-manufacturer-cements-growth-with-new-move-32737/

Soil-Geosynthetic Interaction Test to Develop Specifications for Geosynthetic Stabilized Roadways (Declassified Report)
https://library.ctr.utexas.edu/ctr-publications/5-4829-03-1.pdf

New Case Study – Hydrocarbon-Resistance Gas-Barrier Geomembrane
https://www.butek-landline.co.uk/case-study/nissan-hydrocarbon-resistant-membrane/

New Tender – Supply and Delivery of Geotextile Sand Containers (Mackay Whitsunday Region)
https://www.hpw.qld.gov.au/qtenders/tender/display/tender-details.do?id=24777&action=display-tender-details

Attendee Roster – American Water Works Association AWWA Conference 2018 (Declassified)
https://www.awwa.org/Portals/0/files/education/conferences/ace/ace18/ACE18NetworkingList.xlsx

Product Comparison – TerraGrid BIAXIAL Geogrids   vs.  Tensar Triax Geogrids
http://maerosion.com/ProductPDFs/TerraGrid%20Biaxial%20geogrid%20vs%20Tensar%20Triax%20geogrid%20(new).pdf

What is Concrete Canvas? (Published by Perendes Technologies) [Video]
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D1peywqPUSY

Analysis Of Embankment Stability & Slopes Using Tensarslope Software – Christchurch
https://www.geofabrics.co/technical-resources/events/analysis-of-embankment-stability-slopes-using-tensarslope-software

Prediction of Carrying Capacity and Settlement of Geotextile Encapsulated Stone Columns
https://juniperpublishers.com/cerj/pdf/CERJ.MS.ID.555663.pdf

New Tender – Stuart Waste Facility Cell 2C Interface Liner Closing date:  11-07-2018
https://www.australiantenders.com.au/tenders/358044/stuart-waste-facility-cell-2c-interface-liner/

Geo-Institute Technical Committees Web Conferences Aug 24, 12 pm ET Friday, Aug 24: Geoenvironmental Engineering
• “Evaluation of the Effect of Subgrade Water Content on GCL Hydration and Hydraulic Conductivity,” – Joseph Scalia, A.M. ASCE; and Craig H. Benson, Ph.D., P.E., D.GE, NAE, F.ASCE
• “Evaluation of an Uncovered Geosynthetic Bottom Liner System at a Landfill,” – James L. Hanson, Ph.D., P.E., M.ASCE; and Nazli Yeşiller, Ph.D., A.M.ASCE
• “Bentonite-Polymer Composite Geosynthetic Clay Liners for Coal Combustion Product Leachates,” – Jiannan Chen, A.M. ASCE , Hulya Salihoglu, A.M. ASCE, Craig H. Benson, Ph.D., P.E., D.GE, NAE, F.ASCE, William J. Likos, Ph.D., M. ASCE, and Tuncer B. Edil, Ph.D., P.E., D.GE, Dist. M. ASCE
• “Change in Shear Strength of Municipal Solid Waste in Landfills due to Degradation,” – Xunchang Fei, Ph.D., A.M. ASCE; and Dimitrios Zekkos, Ph.D., P.E., M. ASCE
• “Subsidence Risk Mitigation in LLW Final Covers: A Case History,” – Kevin Foye, Ph.D., P.E., M. ASCE
https://www.geoinstitute.org/sites/default/files/inline-files/Friday-Aug-24-Geoenvironmental-Engineering.pdf

Comments Received on New Proposed WA Landfill Liner (Declassified)
https://www.planning.wa.gov.au/daps/data/regional%20daps/mid-west%20wheatbelt%20jdap/meeting%20agendas%20and%20papers/[s]d23d7ae7/20180612%20-%20Agenda%20-%20No%2027%20-%20Shire%20of%20Gingin000101-000110.pdf

Workshop Friday, 20 July 2018 – Mike Dobie or Tensar International, will discuss the design concepts associated with embankment stability and slopes utilising geogrids and the design methods by hands-on design in TensarSlope software.
https://www.geofabrics.co/technical-resources/events/analysis-of-embankment-stability-slopes-using-tensarslope-software


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• Since GNA is published up to 12 times per month, no other source of Geosynthetic Industry News comes close to being as current and up-to-date
• In 2017 we have increased readership by 10,000+ though India, Africa and Asia
• Special Advertising Packages Available for Geosynthetic Manufacturers, Installers, and Service Providers.

ExcelPlas Geosynthetics Testing Expands Geosynthetic Testing Offerings
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 Nationally 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.

🔔 Geosynthetic News Alerts – Your Global Source of Geosynthetic News and Technology. Current and Updated!
http://www.geosyntheticnews.com.au

Among GNA’s objectives are:

  • To promote and educate on the development of specifications and practices that help ensure the proper use of geosynthetics.
  • To locate, interpret and disseminate new scientific research to manufacturers and users of geosynthetic materials.
  • To enhance the knowledge and awareness of contemporary geosynthetic technologies amongst specifiers, users and installers.

🔔 GNA – World’s Leading Source of Breaking News on Geomembranes, Geotextiles and other Geosynthetics

This Newsletter is brought to you by ExcelPlas Labs 🔬 Australia’s Largest group of Geosynthetics Testing Labs.
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June 2018 Vol. 5

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Solmax GSE Seeking Marketing Coordinator for Europe-Middle East-Africa Markets
https://www.stepstone.de/stellenangebote–Marketing-Coordinator-EMEA-Rechlin-GSE-Lining-Technology-GmbH–5030573-inline.html

Korean Geosynthetic Conference (11ICG) Latest Update – Everything You Need to Know !
http://www.11icg-seoul.org/data/11ICG_3rd_Announcement_0604.pdf

DulenGroup is the Exclusive Distributor for Geo-Q™ – the Fully Digital Integrated Program for Quality Assurance for Geomembrane Liner Installations
http://dulengroup.com.au/geo-q/

Terrafix® Sand Mats Protect World Cultural Heritage Site
https://cloud.excelplas.com/index.php/s/Waa6LXJ7MYBOPQb

Engineering Notes on HDPE Liner Temperature Derating
https://cloud.excelplas.com/index.php/s/l1vejzw9EOQn0YZ

Layfield Recommends Presto’s GEOWEB 3D system so Construction & Weather Challenges Don’t Slow Installation Of Oil Sands Process Ponds
https://energynow.ca/2018/06/construction-weather-challenges-dont-slow-installation-of-oil-sands-process-pond-presto-geosystems/

New Patent Application for Specialized Lined Landfill System for Containment of Drilling Wastes and Coal Combustion Residues (CCR)
https://patents.google.com/patent/US20180133765A1/en

Use of a Geotextile Bio-Wicking System to Dehydrate Road Embankment (New)
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0959652618317037

Predicting Behavior of Needled Geotextile Materials Made of Recycled Polyester Fibres up to Yield Point (New)
http://nopr.niscair.res.in/handle/123456789/44533

The Importance of Liner Protection and Cushioning (by Global Synthetics)
http://globalsynthetics.com.au/importance-liner-protection-cushioning/

Design of Landfill Structure Using Geosynthetic Clay Liner (GCLs) Based on Laboratory Study [PDF]
http://www.ejge.com/2017/Ppr2017.0269mc.pdf

US Gov. Release Approved Geosynthetic and Construction Materials Suppliers List (Declassified)
Concrete Cloth™ and Tensar grids make the cut
http://www.dot.ga.gov/PartnerSmart/Materials/Documents/NewProductSubmission/NPE_Status_Report.pdf

Update – Tensar International Takes Legal Action in Canada Against Enviro-Pro Geosynthetics Ltd for Patent Infringement
https://www.ippractice.ca/file-browser/?fileno=T-1930-13

Gale Pacific Seeking Production Manager for Fabrics and Liners Production Manager
https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/705585005/

Landfill Liner Failure: An Open Question for Landfill Risk Analysis [PDF]
https://file.scirp.org/pdf/JEP20110300005_98388888.pdf


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• Articles published on GNA get thousands of views and are distributed widely through 3rd Party Affiliates
• GNA is now the most read source of Breaking News on Geosynthetics Worldwide
• Since GNA is published up to 12 times per month, no other source of Geosynthetic Industry News comes close to being as current and up-to-date
• In 2017 we have increased readership by 10,000+ though India, Africa and Asia
• Special Advertising Packages Available for Geosynthetic Manufacturers, Installers, and Service Providers.

ExcelPlas Geosynthetics Testing Expands Geosynthetic Testing Offerings
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 Nationally 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.

🔔 Geosynthetic News Alerts – Your Global Source of Geosynthetic News and Technology. Current and Updated!
http://www.geosyntheticnews.com.au

Among GNA’s objectives are:

  • To promote and educate on the development of specifications and practices that help ensure the proper use of geosynthetics.
  • To locate, interpret and disseminate new scientific research to manufacturers and users of geosynthetic materials.
  • To enhance the knowledge and awareness of contemporary geosynthetic technologies amongst specifiers, users and installers.

🔔 GNA – World’s Leading Source of Breaking News on Geomembranes, Geotextiles and other Geosynthetics

This Newsletter is brought to you by ExcelPlas Labs 🔬 Australia’s Largest group of Geosynthetics Testing Labs.
http://www.excelplas.com/

GNA is currently sent to over 7500 Geosynthetic Industry Members Globally every week.

Any news requests should be sent to john@excelplas.com
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Final Geosynthetic Cover Systems for CCR Unit Landfill Closures (Declassified PDF)
https://www.tn.gov/content/dam/tn/environment/solid-waste/documents/esos/sw_esos-16_2018-05-17-1515-zhu.pdf

Stability of Geosynthetic-Lined Slopes (Free Presentation) (New Download)
https://drive.google.com/file/d/16x2tjiPm9VC16ScHeem8y951XuPcqjae/view

Meet the New Atarfil Geomembrane Team
https://www.atarfil.com/team/?lang=en

AGRUFlex: An Alternative Tunnel Waterproofing System | AGRU America (Presentation)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yrqRTCJFcUI

Geofabrics Seeking Engineering and Maintenance Manager for Gold Coast Role (Jobs)
https://www.seek.com.au/job/36443337?type=standout

Flowrox introduces Flowrox GeoBag™: All-in-one Geotextile Filtration and Dewatering Unit (Breaking News)
http://www.mynewsdesk.com/flowrox/pressreleases/flowrox-introduces-flowrox-geobag-all-in-one-geotextile-filtration-and-dewatering-unit-2536719

Professor Caijun Shi (Hunan University) Invents Self-sealing/self-healing Barrier that has been used as a Municipal Landfill Liner in the World’s Largest Landfill Site in South Korea
http://www.ictim2018.com/Invited%20Speakers.jsp

IMAGINE Intelligent Materials Develop an Electrically Conductive Geotextile from Graphene that can Detect Holes in Coal Seam Gas Waste Storage Ponds
http://www.miningmonthly.com/innovation/news/1339858/imagine-all-the-graphene

Singapore Researchers Develop Strain Gauging Geotextiles Using External Gauge Attachment Method
https://scinapse.io/papers/140062995

Causalities Reported in Mexican Tailings Dam Collapse (Breaking News)
https://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2018/06/05/world/americas/ap-lt-mexico-mine-accident.html

Lessons Learned from Canadian Tailings Dam Disaster (Special Feature)
http://vancouversun.com/opinion/op-ed/pierre-gratton-canadas-mining-industry-learned-from-mount-polley-tailings-dam-disaster

Governance of Tailings Dams, in the Wake of Mount Polley and Samarco Failures (Sofitel, Brisbane, 22 July 2018)
http://tailings.ausimm.com/workshops/governance-of-tailings-dams-in-the-wake-of-mount-polley-and-samarco-failures/

The Future of Tailings Storage Facilities (Special Feature)
http://www.miningmagazine.com/life-cycle-end-of-life-management/news/1262915/future-tailings-storage-facilities

Class Action Firm Takes Aim at BHP Billiton over Brazilian Dam Tragedy
https://www.businessnewsaus.com.au/articles/class-action-firm-takes-aim-at-bhp-billiton-over-brazilian-dam-tragedy.html

Q H & M Birt Complete $4M Tailings Dam and Installation of 25,000m2 of HDPE liner
https://www.qhmbirt.com.au/project/tailings-storage-facility-ext-2/

Q H & M Birt Begin on $32M Tailings Dam for South32 for the GEMCO Manganese Mining Operations
https://www.qhmbirt.com.au/project/spring-renovation/

Want More News on Tailings Dams and TSF?  – See Our New Dedicated News Website
https://www.tailingsnews.com.au

Analytical Model for Vapour-Phase VOCs Transport in Four-Layered Landfill Composite Cover Systems (New Article)
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0266352X18301174

Geosynthetic Tubes for Pit Lake Bank Stabilization
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1002/cepa.801

Patent Awarded for Geogrid Systems for Stabilizing Earth (New Patent)
https://patents.google.com/patent/US9982409B1/en

Concept Tanks Develop Lined-Storage Tanks for PFAS-Contaminated Water
https://www.conceptservices.com.au/home/concept-pfas/

FGI Publishes On-Line Geomembrane Guide
https://www.fabricatedgeomembrane.com/protected/geomembrane-guide

New NCMA Geosynthetic-Reinforced Segmental Retaining Wall Best Practices Guide – download your copy FREE!
https://ncma.org/hardscapes/srw-bpg/

International Short Course on Subsurface Construction and Maintenance Using Geosynthetics (July 16, 2018)
https://www.amrita.edu/event/international-short-course-subsurface-construction-and-maintenance-using-geosynthetics

Hallaton Install 18 acres of 60 mil HDPE Geomembrane and Geocomposite
https://hallaton.com/category/projects/

What to Do with Sediment After Dredging
https://geoforminternational.com/blog/dredged-material-uses/

Geotextile Dewatering of Dredged Sludge –  achieve up to 85% Volume Reduction to Minimise the Cost of Transportation and Disposal
https://civilengineering.lowandbonar.com/applications-end-use/dewatering-of-sludge/


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