July 2017 Vol. 9

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The Role of HDPE Lined Ponds in Treating Water for the Oil and Gas Industry (Feature)
https://www.oilgasandmining.com/volume1/issue2/87-v1n2-nowak

SKAPS HYDROTEX Form Fabric For Canal Lining (New Product)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xqaywkcVixE

Geosynthetic Lining Co seeking to secure a successfully funded B-BBEE equity partner (South Africa)
https://www.businesslive.co.za/bd/companies/industrials/2017-07-26-empowerment-partner-would-help-lift-psv-profit/

Geosynthetic Sand Containers – Terrafix® Soft Rock Bags
http://globalsynthetics.com.au/geosynthetic-sand-containers/terrafix-soft-rock-bags/

Geotest Seeking Geomembrane Technician – CQC/ELL Surveyor
https://www.seek.com.au/job/34002266

Characterization of Uniaxial Geogrid Pullout Mechanism for Calcareous Sand Backfill
https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Ahmad_Abdelmawla/596de5a04585152dd4ab5160/Characterization-of-uniaxial-geogrid-pullout-mechanism-for-calcareous-sand-backfill.pdf

Geosynthetic Companies to Exhibit at Flood Expo UK
http://www.thefloodexpo.co.uk/exhibitors/

Push for dredging not seawall to replace Geotextile Bags at Portsea
http://mpnews.com.au/2017/07/10/push-for-dredging-not-seawall-at-portsea/

Correlation between rheological and mechanical properties of black HDPE compounds – Effect of carbon black masterbatch
https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Mohammad_Adibfar/publication/593f81e00f7e9bf167d567d8/Correlation-between-rheological-and-mechanical-properties-of-black-PE100-compounds-Effect-of-carbon-black-masterbatch.pdf

Performance and durability aspects related to the use of Geosynthetics in capping systems 
by D. Cazzuffi, D. Gioffré, P. G. Recalcati (IT)
http://www.sardiniasymposium.it/public/documents/Programme/S17-Preliminary%20Programme%20july%2020.pdf

Geomembrane Integrity Surveys – Difference between US and EU concepts 
by V. Hruby, S. Barrie (SK)
http://www.sardiniasymposium.it/public/documents/Programme/S17-Preliminary%20Programme%20july%2020.pdf

Experimental Evaluation of Strain Concentrations in HDPE Geomembranes due to Scratches
by J. Andresen, E. Kavazanjian (US)
http://www.sardiniasymposium.it/public/documents/Programme/S17-Preliminary%20Programme%20july%2020.pdf

Landfilling of engineered nanomaterial (ENM) containing products: potential ENG-geomembrane interactions
by N.D. Berge, J.R.V. Flora, G. Brar, A. Alsharaballi, C.E. Pierce (US)
http://www.sardiniasymposium.it/public/documents/Programme/S17-Preliminary%20Programme%20july%2020.pdf

Evaluation of Geomembrane Biodigesters to Treat Organic Residuals
http://revistas.reduc.edu.cu/index.php/agrisost/article/view/1894

ExcelPlas Geosynthetics Testing Expands Geosynthetic Testing Offerings (Lab News)
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