June 2020 Vol. 1

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GNA – The Most Widely Read Online Geosynthetics Publication
Reaching more Players in the Geosynthetic Industry 


NEWSMAKERS:   * ACIGS  * Cooley * Concrete Canvas * ExcelPlas * FGI * GENAP * Geotest * Huesker * Mattex * Mendi * Raven * SENSOR * Tensar

Mattex Geosynthetics Geotextiles Manufacturer Expands Production Capacity (Press Release)
http://cloud.excelplas.com/s/gLNL0YNjSFgZZ9k#pdfviewer

Sensor Release New Arc Tester Model Year 2020 for Leak Location of Exposed Geomembranes (Breaking News)
https://www.arctester.com/?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIw9Tq1rDY6QIVE8EWBR2-QgeGEAMYAyAAEgLCXvD-BwE

Japanese Civil Engineering Material Maker Maedakosen Allies with Germany’s Huesker for Sales in Asia (Breaking News)
https://english.nna.jp/articles/14762

Geotest Awarded Contract to Design, Supply and Install Liners and Floating Covers for Two Water Storage Basins in Victoria (Press Release)
http://cloud.excelplas.com/s/vuz3m1swNcy4AtZ#pdfviewer

Genap Animation on How to Install a Geomembrane in a Water Filled Lagoon
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xvseBLdOXjQ

Raven Industries : Management’s Discussion And Analysis Of Financial Condition And Results Of Operations (Declassified)
https://m.marketscreener.com/RAVEN-INDUSTRIES-INC-10625/news/RAVEN-INDUSTRIES-MANAGEMENT-S-DISCUSSION-AND-ANALYSIS-OF-FINANCIAL-CONDITION-AND-RESULTS-OF-OPERAT-30688732/

Cooley – Shortages Force Creation of New Strategies
http://cloud.excelplas.com/s/n9fC8mu4Rt053Ed#pdfviewer

Stuart Landfill Cell 3A with GCL and LLDPE Liner Scheduled for Completion September 2020
http://www.mendi.com.au/project/stuart-landfill-cell-3a/

Deadline Extended for Geosynthetics Conference 2021 Abstracts
https://geosyntheticsmagazine.com/2020/05/26/deadline-extended-for-geosynthetics-conference-2021-abstracts/

Episode-12-Post-Closure-Care-of-Landfills by Jeremy Morris Recorded 29 May 2020
https://anchor.fm/fgi/episodes/Episode-12-Post-Closure-Care-of-Landfills-Jeremy-Morris-eemedk

Upcoming Webinar on Concrete Canvas (3rd June 2020)
https://www.jotform.com/form-templates/nceea-webinar-concrete-canvas

Tensar Blog – Overcoming Barriers to Highway Innovation with Geosynthetics
http://info.tensar.co.uk/blog/overcoming-barriers-to-highway-innovation

TenCate GeoClean® Geotextile  Short Animation : Permeable Car Park with 2 Water Treatment Levels
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Iw4bxUpYI6c

Presentation on Geosynthetics for Coastal Protection Applications by Steve Williams of Tensar International
https://info.tensarcorp.com/marine?wvideo=bdygace1by

TenCate GeoClean® High Oil Retention Capacity Geotextile Video EN
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MVK-RCNeDAQ

TenCate GeoClean® World Animation EN: LET’S BOOST NATURE TO CLEAN INFILTRATED STORMWATER!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3GANiL5HZRI

Tensar Announces Civil Engineering Scholarships in Geosynthetics
http://metroatlantaceo.com/news/2020/05/tensar-announces-civil-engineering-scholarship-and-faculty-curriculum-support-program/

Fatigue Performance of Geosynthetic-Reinforced Asphalt Concrete Beams
https://ascelibrary.org/doi/10.1061/%28ASCE%29MT.1943-5533.0003267

Seismic Analysis of 3D Geosynthetic-Reinforced Soil Structures in Cohesive Backfills with Cracks
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0266114420300510


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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.
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GNA is currently sent to over 7500 Geosynthetic Industry Members Globally every week.
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May 2020 Vol. 10

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GNA – The Most Widely Read Online Geosynthetics Publication
Reaching more Players in the Geosynthetic Industry 


NEWSMAKERS:   * ACIGS  * Concrete Canvas * ExcelPlas * Fiberweb Geosynthetics * Geofabrics * Geofabrics Limited * MineralsTech *  Nuolian Engineering Material Co. 

Concrete Canvas Press Release – Response to Chinese Copies (Breaking News)
http://cloud.excelplas.com/s/s0uj4va2aX2b0PQ#pdfviewer

Judgement in Geofabrics Limited v Fiberweb Geosynthetics Limited [2020] (Breaking News)
http://eplaw.org/uk-geofabrics-v-fiberweb-geosynthetics/

Full Court Judgment in Court Case for Geofabrics Limited v Fiberweb Geosynthetics Limited [2020] (Declassified)
https://www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWHC/Patents/2020/444.html

EuroGeo7 Officially Postponed To Next Year Due to COVID-19 (Breaking News)
https://www.geosyntheticssociety.org/eurogeo7-postponed-to-next-year/

MineralsTech Release Reactive Core Geosynthetic Mat for Sediment Capping 
https://www.mineralstech.com/business-segments/performance-materials/cetco/environmental-products/products/sediment-capping-technologies

Geogrid Reinforced Australian Concrete Mats
https://geosynthetics.net.au/concrete-block-mat/

FGI Videocast Podcast #1 – Slope Movement and Geosynthetics Case History 2020
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bqNLAV6u_fQ

Geotextile Made From Australian Recycled Plastics Now Available
https://www.railexpress.com.au/geotextile-made-from-australian-recycled-plastics-now-available/

Geofabrics Launches Australian Made Geotextile Using Recycled Plastics
https://www.roadsonline.com.au/geofabrics-launches-australian-made-geotextile-using-recycled-plastics/

New Slope Failure Software Release – Slope Stability Analysis and Analysis of Soil Nailing and Reinforced Earth Walls (REW)
https://www.ggu-software.com/en/geotechnical-software/geotechnical-analysis/ggu-stability-slope-failure/

Limit State Design Framework for Geosynthetic Reinforced Structures – Burmister Lecture 2020
https://www.geoengineer.org/education/earth-retaining-structures/mechanically-stabilized-walls-mse/burmister-lecture-2020-limit-state-design-framework-for-geosynthetic-reinforced-structures-by-prof-dov-leshchinsky

An Extreme Machine Learning Model for Geosynthetic-Reinforced Sandy Soil Foundations
https://www.icevirtuallibrary.com/doi/abs/10.1680/jgeen.19.00297

Laboratory Study on Geogrid Reinforced Soil Wall with Modular Facing Under Cyclic Strip Loading
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s12517-020-05426-3

Behaviour of Geosynthetic Reinforced Wall with Heat Induce Drainage Method During Rainfall
http://koreascience.or.kr/article/JAKO201612461130831.page

Response of Low-Rise Building with Geogrid Seismic Isolation System
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0267726119313776

Review on Mechanical Behavior and Design Considerations for Geosynthetic Reinforced-Rehabilitated Bituminous Pavements
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0950061820314884

Supply of Geomembrane for Construction of Cell 6 (New Tender)
Wyndham City Council is seeking a qualified provider for the supply and delivery of Geomembrane Materials for the construction of Landfill Cell 6
https://www.australiantenders.com.au/tenders/421756/supply-of-geomembrane-for-construction-of-cell-6/?searchId-1590522049-page-1
https://www.tenderlink.com/wyndham/?&tenderer=2744.285&alltenders&asemin


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• GNA now has +30,000 views per month
• 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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May 2020 Vol. 9

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GNA – The Most Widely Read Online Geosynthetics Publication
Current, Topical and Reaching more Players in the Geosynthetic Industry 


NEWSMAKERS:  * ACIGS  * Aquablock * Bureau of Reclamation  * Concrete Blanket * ExcelPlas * Levee Lock * Nuolian Engineering Material Co. *  Sensor 

Exciting Geomembrane Webinar Tomorrow Presenting a New Way of Looking at and Understanding Geomembranes  (26th May 2020)
https://www.acigs.org/?page=CiviCRM&q-civicrm-2Fevent-2Finfo&reset=1&id=12

CITY OF FERNLEY Sues UNITED STATES BUREAU OF RECLAMATION for Installing Geomembrane Along Bottom and Sides of Canal (Legal)
https://scholar.google.com/scholar_case?case-14684314261481077836&q-geomembrane&hl-en&as-sdt-2006&as-ylo-2020

Townsville City Council is the First Council in Australia to Use Environmentally Friendly Bituminous Geomembrane to Cap a Landfill Site (Breaking News)
https://www.nationaltribune.com.au/council-taps-into-new-green-tech-to-cap-landfill/

New Cement Blanket™ GCCM – The Rise of Concrete Cloth Analogues from China (Breaking News)
http://cloud.excelplas.com/s/fgviENM6rinK4am#pdfviewer

Levee Lock, LLC Patents Geomembrane-Lined Wall and Method of Lining
http://www.freepatentsonline.com/10655296.pdf

Sensor Patents New Leak Location System for Lined Structures
http://www.freepatentsonline.com/10538384.pdf

Presentation Video by Eric Blond on Drainage Geocomposites (Full Presentation)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Urd1y3Z-ny8

Detection of Leakage of MSW-Landfill Leachates through a Liner Defect: Experimental and Analytical Methods
https://ascelibrary.org/doi/abs/10.1061/%28ASCE-29GT.1943-5606.0002288

Prediction of Leakage Through Composite Liner Due to Geomembrane Defects 
http://www.xajzkjdx.cn/gallery/420-mar2020.pdf

Case Study: Aquablok™ Activated Carbon Sediment Remediation to be used at Pearl Harbour Superfund Site
https://www.aquablok.com/news-blog/2020/5/15/aquagatepac-selected-as-activated-carbon-amendment-to-be-utilized-as-a-component-of-sediment-remediation-at-pearl-harbor-superfund-site

University Course Introduction to Geosynthetics
https://www.amu.ac.in/emp/studym/99995216.pdf

NZ Customs List of Approvals for Geosynthetics and Other Products
PVC-P geomembrane thermo-bonded, 2.5mm thick, with 500g/m2 of PET/PP geotextile
https://www.customs.govt.nz/globalassets/documents/technical-lists-and-guides/consolidated-list-of-approvals-May-2020.pdf

Case Study on Geosynthetic Deckdrain™, Wembley Rail Depot, London, UK
http://www.abg-geosynthetics.com/case-studies/structural-drainage-sprayed-concrete-wembley-rail-depot-london-uk.html

ABG Geosynthetics: Advanced Geocomposite Systems for Landfill and Mining Drainage Applications
https://constructionreviewonline.com/2020/05/abg-geosynthetics-advanced-geocomposite-systems-for-landfill-and-mining-drainage-applications/


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• GNA now has +30,000 views per month
• 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
To subscribe, visit https://www.geosyntheticnews.com.au/subscribe/

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May 2020 Vol. 8

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GNA – The Most Widely Read Online Geosynthetics Publication
Reaching more Players in the Geosynthetic Industry



NEWSMAKERS:   * 2021 Geosynthetics Conference * ACIGS  * ATARFIL * ExcelPlas * Geotest * GRI * INTERMAS * Nuolian Engineering Material Co. 

Geomembrane Webinar Not to Be Missed (26th May 2020)
Take a New Look at Geomembranes Types, Properties and Materials in this Exciting and Beneficial Webinar
https://www.acigs.org/?page=CiviCRM&q=civicrm%2Fevent%2Finfo&reset=1&id=12

Erosion Control with Erosaweb® – Protect Stormwater Swales with Low-cost Geocell
https://www.geosynthetics.com.au/erosion-control-with-erosaweb

Opportunities for Geomembrane Canal Liners as VIC Invests $48.4 million in Water Infrastructure 
https://www.pumpindustry.com.au/victoria-invests-48-4-million-in-water-infrastructure

Case Study of Geosynthetics in Design and Application of Unpaved Roads
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O5Mb-4YbQls

Professor Jie Han To Chair The Organizing Committee for the 2021 Geosynthetics Conference
https://ceae.ku.edu/professor-jie-han-chair-organizing-committee-2021-geosynthetics-conference

Chinese Concrete Cloth on the Rise (Nuolian Engineering Material Co.)
ASTM Passed Standard Concrete Cloth 10mm Concrete Canal Fabric Liner
https://www.facebook.com/permalink.php?id=104500401236578&story-fbid=129278778758740

Upcoming Webinar on Lifetime Durability of Geosynthetics (Wednesday, May 27, 2020)
https://geosynthetic-institute.org/gsi30description.pdf

Contaminants Transfers Through Composite Liners Exhibiting Aged GCLs: A Numerical Prediction
https://hal.inrae.fr/hal-02609990

Empirical Equations for Calculating the Rate of Liquid Flow Through GMB-GCLs Composite Liners for GCLs Subjected to Cation Exchange and Wet Dry Cycles
https://hal.inrae.fr/hal-02609695

Effect of Geogrid Reinforcement on the Strains at Compressive Zone of Concrete Pavements
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1002/suco.202000075

Numerical Study on Uniaxial Compression Behavior of Geobags
https://www.xpublication.com/index.php/jcec/article/download/278/193

Intermas Sales Manager To Present Talk about Geocomposite Drains for Mine Applications 
https://www.intermas.com/es/actualidad/webinar-tecnico-internacional-igs-chile-intermas.html

Geotest Seeking Geomembrane Welding Technicians
https://www.seek.com.au/job/41275522?type=standout#searchRequestToken=9a5afdbb-ef7f-4b1a-b3de-c0907e8a3f6b

Rehabilitation of Breached Earth Dam Using GeoComposite—A Case Study
https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-981-15-3677-9_13

Mitigation of Train-Induced Vibrations on Nearby High-Rise Buildings by Open or Geofoam-Filled Trenches
https://www.jvejournals.com/article/20523 
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• GNA now has +30,000 views per month
• 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
To subscribe, visit https://www.geosyntheticnews.com.au/subscribe/

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May 2020 Vol. 7

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GNA – The Most Widely Read Online Geosynthetics Publication
Reaching more Players in the Geosynthetic Industry 


NEWSMAKERS:  * ACIGS  * ATARFIL * CARPI * Concrete Canvas * ExcelPlas * Geotube™ * Jaylon * IFAI * Leak Location Services * Raven  * SOLMAX 

Raven Industries Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2021 Results (Breaking News)
Economic decline from the pandemic adversely impacted sales in all three operating divisions, with Engineered Films experiencing the most significant impact given its exposure to heavily affected end-markets
https://apnews.com/6444dbd9a41b4a2bb72458ce2dad0964

Upcoming Webinar NEXT WEEK on Introduction to Geomembranes and their Structure-Property Relationships (26 MAY 2020) (LIMITED PLACES  BOOK EARLY!!)
https://www.acigs.org/?page=CiviCRM&q=civicrm%2Fevent%2Finfo&reset=1&id=12

SOLMAX WEBINAR TOMORROW – How Does Leak Location Conductive Finish Improve My Liner Integrity? (Thu, May 21, 2020)
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3753380160729917198

Understanding Leak Location Surveys for Owners and Inspectors Recorded on April 28, 2020
Presented by Matthew Kemnitz of Leak Location Services, Inc.
Webinar Video
https://www.dropbox.com/s/braws16dpu7ogar
Webinar Slides PDF
https://assets.website-files.com-5977726c80d12837b9592f29-5eb9ef0a9b2222718c92a699

Current Exhibitors Listing for Geosynthetics Conference 2021
https://s23.a2zinc.net/clients/IFAI/Geo21/Public/EventMap.aspx?shMode=E&ID=856

IFAI to Host Free Two-Part Webinar on Flexible Pavement Design with Geogrids (May 28, 2020)
https://www.ifai.com/event/webinar-flexible-pavement-design-with-geogrids-design-theory-technical-basis-and-state-of-the-practice-part-1/

Composite Geomembrane Liner for Reservoir Project in Thailand – Case Study
https://www.environmental-expert.com/articles/composite-geomembrane-liner-for-reservoir-project-in-thailand-case-study-987161

Experimental Evaluation on Cyclic Shear Behavior of Geomembrane–Concrete Interfaces
https://www.astm.org/DIGITAL_LIBRARY/JOURNALS/TESTEVAL/PAGES/JTE20180251.htm

Characteristics of Biodegradable Textiles Used in Environmental Engineering: A Comprehensive Review
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0959652620321764

Geotextile Demand to Soar for Roads as North Brisbane Unveils $2.1 billion Congestion-Busting Road Plan
https://highways.today/2020/05/19/brisbane-congestion-plan/

CARPI to Work on El Vado Dam Repairs
https://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newscarpi-to-work-on-el-vado-dam-repairs-7928874

Jaylon Seeking Geomembrane Welding Technicians
https://au.jora.com/job/Geomembrane-Technician-7aa393acbd0a49a6c61e79ff5141571e


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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).
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