June 2021 Vol. 6

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GNA – The Most Widely Read Online Geosynthetics Publication
Time Sensitive Messaging for the Global Geosynthetics Industry


NEWSMAKERS:  * AGRU * Atarfil * CETCO * ExcelPlas * Fortrac™ * Geofabrics (Australia) * Geotube™ * GHD * Golder Associates * Huesker * IGS * Lake Restoration Solutions (LRS) * Layfield * Mineral Technologies * NAUE (Asia) * PFAS  * Seaman Corporation * TenCate * Tensar * Tonkin & Taylor

LATEST INDUSTRY NEWS

NAUE (Asia) Launch New Corporate Video for Brand Awareness
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DwulJg40oAo

Complete Bridge Construction in 80 Days Made Possible with Geogrids (Huesker)
https://www.huesker.us/news/detail-view/complete-bridge-construction-in-just-80-days/

AGRU Supply Liners for Major Underground Crossing Infrastructure Project in the Netherlands
https://www.agru.at/en/applications/lining-systems/hdpe-liner-for-underground-crossing/

Presentation on ‘Steep Wall Liner Design Process’ [PDF] by Luke Adams and Callum Browning (Tonkin & Taylor Consultants)
https://cloud.excelplas.com/s/rRBBJwGfhWqdKib#pdfviewer

‘Development of Hybrid Geosynthetic Clay Liners for Attenuation of PFAS in Australian Landfill Leachates’ [PDF]  by Ryan Hackney (Geofabrics Australia)
https://cloud.excelplas.com/s/sL0GfPc8c4rUAIt#pdfviewer

Specialized GCL Needed to Cope with High Level of Salts in Northern Spain- CETCO to the Rescue
Massive landfill with high salt & calcium concentrations requires specialized geosynthetic clay liner
https://www.wwdmag.com/industrial-water/silver-lining-northern-spain

Layfield Deliver Insulated Floating Cover for Water Treatment Plant in Waterloo, Ontario
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q0ouN5ERFL0

Durable Road Rehabilitation with TenCate Bidim™ Geotextile in West Africa
https://blog.tencategeo.eu/durable-road-rehabilitation-with-tencate-bidim-in-west-africa/

U.S. Infrastructure Report Card and the Role of Geomembranes Offer in Providing Cost Effective Solutions (SEAMAN CORPORATION)
https://www.xrgeomembranes.com/blog/asce-infrastructure-report-five-segments-where-geomembranes-are-cost-effective-solutions

The World’s #1 Publication and Resource for Geosynthetics and Associated Engineering
An international Geosynthetic engineering publication dedicated to geosynthetic materials and technology 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QCkE3q3sHPg

New $8.55m Landfill Cell Completed at City of Darwin Waste Facility
https://cloud.excelplas.com/s/5pnHcaLTPYhGkz3#pdfviewer

NEW PATENTS

Atarfil Patent Geomembrane with Self-Repairing Capabilities
https://www.freepatentsonline.com/11034139.pdf

U.S. Company Lake Restoration Solutions Patent Method to Dredge Nutrient Loaded Sediment with Geotextile Dewatering Tubes
https://www.freepatentsonline.com/20210148076.pdf
https://www.freepatentsonline.com/10934676.pdf

GCLs

Development of Hybrid Geosynthetic Clay Liners for Attenuation of PFAS in Australian Landfill Leachates [PDF]
By Ryan Hackney (Geofabrics Australia)
https://cloud.excelplas.com/s/sL0GfPc8c4rUAIt#pdfviewer

Organic Pollutant Diffusion in a Triple-Layer Composite Liner Considering the Coupling Influence of Thermal Diffusion
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0266352X21002810

PFAS

PFAS, Geosynthetics and Environmental Protection: A New Era of Concerns or Opportunities? [PDF]
By Prof. Malek Bouazza (Monash University)
https://cloud.excelplas.com/s/O9BziHlQTPgaRfl#pdfviewer

GEOTEXTILE TUBES

Dewatering of Polluted Sediment Sludge with Geotextile Tubes and Determination of Optimum Operating Conditions
https://cloud.excelplas.com/s/m2rtjWb4Cwvk1AM#pdfviewer

India Proposes Massive Mangrove Forests Along Coasts as Lower Cost Option to Geo-Tubes and Concrete Walls
https://www.dailypioneer.com/2021/state-editions/raise-massive-mangrove-forests-in-coasts–oes.html

U.S. Company Lake Restoration Solutions Patent Method to Dredge Nutrient Loaded Sediment with Geotextile Dewatering Tubes
https://www.freepatentsonline.com/20210148076.pdf

NEW WEBINARS

APAC Webinar Series: Geosynthetics Solutions for Mining Application (24th June 2021)
https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/7429998618636049419

ATTENTION MARKETING MANAGERS

How to Get Noticed by More Than 40,000 People in the Geosynthetic Space Across the Globe
GNA reaches over 40,000 people each month and this high level of audience engagement comes from years of creating content that matters to the geosynthetic industry.
We provide the industry’s most reliable and current information, and have the trust and attention of the leaders and decision makers.
Not only can we help you get in front of our highly engaged audience, but we also have a number of channels you can use to target your message – as well as the subject matter experts to put it all together.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QCkE3q3sHPg

Why Read GNA?
Understand what is happening in the geosynthetics industry, with analysis on trends, market data and key contacts to help you close the best business deals,
Receive updated information on geosynthetic trends and topics
Get thousands of key contacts in managerial and operational roles
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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+ through 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 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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GNA is owned and operated by ExcelPlas Pty Ltd.  By subscribing to GNA you agree to receive regular GNA newsletters as well as the GNA platform using your email contact details to enhance the performance and functionality of GNA and its analytics reports.  These email contact details allow GNA to track page views and create more targeted and relevant content.  GNA provides an unsubscribe link at the bottom of each GNA newsletter.

June 2021 Vol. 5

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GNA – The Most Widely Read Online Geosynthetics Publication
Time Sensitive Messaging for the Global Geosynthetics Industry


NEWSMAKERS:  * ExcelPlas * Fiberweb * GeoFabrics (UK) * Geotube™ * GHD * Golder Associates * IGS * Maccaferri * PFAS * Thrace * TenCate * Tensar * Tonkin & Taylor

LEGAL NEWS

Fiberweb Geosynthetics Loses Appeal Over Liner Patent
https://www.judiciary.uk/publications/geofabrics-ltd-claimant-resp-v-fiberweb-geosynthetics-ltd-defendant-appellantrics-ltd-claimant-resp-v-fiberweb-geosynthetics-ltd-defendant-appellant/

Watch Court Case – GeoFabrics Ltd (Claimant/Resp) –v- Fiberweb Geosynthetics Ltd (Defendant/Appellant)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U_UGH8B1kOo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9bEuvGL68Bs

GeoFabrics UK Press Release: High Court Judgement On Patent Infringement
https://www.geofabrics.com/press-release-high-court-judgement-on-patent-infringement-2/

INDUSTRY NEWS

Maccaferri Successfully Completes Landslide Mitigation Works in the Hilly Terrains of the Himalayas Foothills
https://www.business-standard.com/content/press-releases-ani/maccaferri-successfully-completes-landslide-mitigation-works-in-the-hilly-terrains-of-lambagarh-uttarakhand-121060901106-1.html

Geotube™ Mine Wastewater Management at MMG Gold Mine, Tasmania
https://www.tencategeo.asia/media/df6df588-a98f-449a-9b0d-d13cd38519e6/7D1TCg/TenCate-20Geosynthetics/Documents-20ASIA/English/Case-20studies/Geotube-C2-AE-20Mine-20Wastewater-20Management-20at-20MMG-20Gold-20Mine,-20Tasmania.pdf

TenCate Geosynthetics Geotextile Tubes Selected for Atlantic City Creek and Channels Sediment Dredging Project
https://www.dredgingtoday.com/2021/06/14/sevenson-getting-ready-for-absecon-dredging/

Thrace Group Announce Share Buy-Back Plan
https://www.thracegroup.com/us/en/news/commencement-of-share-buy-back-plan/

LANDFILL LINER PRESENTATIONS (LAST WEEK)

‘Vertical Walls for Landfill Cells – Are They Worth Exploring Or Are They Too Steep to Climb?’
By Marissa Theodorou and Michael Dennis (GHD Consultants)
https://www.wmrr.asn.au/Web/Conferences-and-Events/Australian-Landfill-and-Transfer-Stations-Conference/2021/Program.aspx

‘Steep Wall Liner Design Process’
By Luke Adams and Callum Browning (Tonkin & Taylor Consultants)
https://www.wmrr.asn.au/Web/Conferences-and-Events/Australian-Landfill-and-Transfer-Stations-Conference/2021/Program.aspx

PFAS, Geosynthetics and Environmental Protection: A New Era of Concerns or Opportunities?
By Prof. Malek Bouazza (Monash University)
https://www.wmrr.asn.au/Web/Conferences-and-Events/Australian-Landfill-and-Transfer-Stations-Conference/2021/Program.aspx

Development of Hybrid Geosynthetic Clay Liners for Attenuation of PFAS in Australian Landfill Leachates
By Ryan Hackney (Geofabrics Australia)
https://www.wmrr.asn.au/Web/Conferences-and-Events/Australian-Landfill-and-Transfer-Stations-Conference/2021/Program.aspx

‘SRWRA’s Piggy Back Liner Using a Bituminous Geomembrane (BGM)’
By Don Richardson (Golder Consultants)
https://www.wmrr.asn.au/Web/Conferences-and-Events/Australian-Landfill-and-Transfer-Stations-Conference/2021/Program.aspx

‘Case Study: Sustainable Design & Procurement of Geosynthetics’
By Peter Tzelepis (Geofabrics Australia)
https://www.wmrr.asn.au/Web/Conferences-and-Events/Australian-Landfill-and-Transfer-Stations-Conference/2021/Program.aspx

WEBINARS

IGS Webinar: ‘Soil Erosion Control and Soil Conservation Using Geosynthetics’ (24 June 2021)
https://www.igs-uk.org/event/erosion-control-2/?instance-id=246

GEOTEXTILES

Physical Model Studies on Damage and Stability Analysis of Breakwaters Armoured with Geotextile Sand Containers
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0266114420301515?via=ihub

GEOGRIDS

Effect of Geogrid and Steel Fibres on Flexural Behaviour of Reinforced Concrete Beams
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2214785321040529#!

Influence of Geogrid Aperture Size on the Behaviour of Mechanically Stabilized Pavements
https://ascelibrary.org/doi/abs/10.1061/9780784483510.025

Settlement Behaviour of Circular Footing on Geocell- and Geogrid-Reinforced Pond Ash Bed Under Combined Static and Cyclic Loading
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s12517-021-07424-5

Investigating the Performance of Geogrid Reinforced Unbound Layer Using Light Weight Deflectometer (LWD)
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s42947-021-00015-3

Geogrid-Soil interaction: A New Conceptual Model and Testing Apparatus
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0266114421000650

Effect of Geogrid on the Structural Behaviour of Reinforced Concrete Beams
https://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/1742-6596/1895/1/012048/pdf

ENVIRONMENT

Twenty Polymer Firms Produce 55% of World’s Plastic Waste, Report Reveals
“Plastic pollution is one of the greatest and most critical threats facing our planet,” said Dr Andrew Forrest AO, chairman of the Minderoo Foundation
https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2021/may/18/twenty-firms-produce-55-of-worlds-plastic-waste-report-reveals

Polymer Resin Producers to Invest Billions in New Recycling Technology
https://waste-management-world.com/a/european-plastics-manufacturers-invest-billions-of-euros-in-chemical-recycling

ATTENTION MARKETING MANAGERS

How to Get Noticed by More Than 40,000 People in the Geosynthetic Space Across the Globe
GNA reaches over 40,000 people each month and this high level of audience engagement comes from years of creating content that matters to the geosynthetic industry.
We provide the industry’s most reliable and current information, and have the trust and attention of the leaders and decision makers.
Not only can we help you get in front of our highly engaged audience, but we also have a number of channels you can use to target your message – as well as the subject matter experts to put it all together.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QCkE3q3sHPg

Why Read GNA?
Understand what is happening in the geosynthetics industry, with analysis on trends, market data and key contacts to help you close the best business deals,
Receive updated information on geosynthetic trends and topics
Get thousands of key contacts in managerial and operational roles
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QCkE3q3sHPg

Do You Have Any Geosynthetics Industry News? – Get in Touch
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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+ through 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 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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GNU™ (Geosynthetic News United States™)

(c) 2021 Copyright ExcelPlas Labs and Geosynthetic News Agency

GNA is owned and operated by ExcelPlas Pty Ltd.  By subscribing to GNA you agree to receive regular GNA newsletters as well as the GNA platform using your email contact details to enhance the performance and functionality of GNA and its analytics reports.  These email contact details allow GNA to track page views and create more targeted and relevant content.  GNA provides an unsubscribe link at the bottom of each GNA newsletter.

June 2021 Vol. 4

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GNA – The Most Widely Read Online Geosynthetics Publication
Time Sensitive Messaging for the Global Geosynthetics Industry


NEWSMAKERS:  * AGRU * Catrin Tarnowski * ExcelPlas * GSE * GMI * GSI * Maccaferri * Moody’s * Shaw Industries * Solmax * TenCate * Tensar * Watershed Solar

INDUSTRY NEWS

Moody’s Assigns New Rating to Solmax; B2 Term Loan (Breaking News)
https://cloud.excelplas.com/s/JXANEVUYBhwRPV0#pdfviewer

Maccaferri Announces Transfer of Shares
https://cloud.excelplas.com/s/H7avskGlfvuCwqs#pdfviewer

GNA Announces Introduction of Geosynthetic Market Intelligence (GMI) Platform
Providing the latest in news, views, and insights, it is a valuable and essential resource for the geosynthetic engineering and related construction industries
We deliver market news & information relevant to your business
Geosynthetic Market Intelligence (GMI) is an evolving platform to address industry news, market challenges and trends in the global geosynthetic industry.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QCkE3q3sHPg

Watershed Solar LLC Patent Solar Energy System for Use with Tufted Geosynthetics on Sloping Ground
https://www.freepatentsonline.com/11031903.pdf

TECH NOTES

What Temperature Can a Polyethylene Geomembrane Resist? By Catrin Tarnowski (Solmax)
https://geosyntheticsmagazine.com/2021/06/08/what-temperature-can-a-polyethylene-geomembrane-resist/

USE OF GEOSYNTHETICS REINFORCED SOIL FOR BLAST PROTECTION & GROUND SHOCK MITIGATION
https://mabs.ch/data/documents/21-064.pdf

UPCOMING WEBINARS

SOLMAX APAC Webinar on ‘Geosynthetics Solutions for Mining Applications (24th June 2021)
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7429998618636049419

GSI to Host Webinar on Geosynthetics Used in Paved and Unpaved Roads
https://geosyntheticsmagazine.com/2021/06/07/gsi-to-host-webinar-on-geosynthetics-used-in-paved-and-unpaved-roads/

Tensar Webinar: Use of Geocomposites in Asphalt Overlay for Prevention Against Cracking (10th June 2021)
http://info.tensar.co.uk/roads-webinar-2?utm-campaign-EH-2021-Webinar-Roads&utm-medium-email&-hsmi-132091471

LINERS

An Analytical Model for One-dimensional Diffusion of Contaminants through a Composite Geomembrane Cut-Off Wall (CGCW)
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S016977222100084X

Effect of Municipal Solid Waste Incineration Fly Ash Leachate on the Hydraulic Performance of a Geosynthetic Clay Liner
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s40996-021-00674-z

GEOGRIDS

Influence of Geogrid Aperture Size on the Behaviour of Mechanically Stabilized Pavements
https://ascelibrary.org/doi/abs/10.1061/9780784483510.025

Geogrid Stabilization of Aggregates Evaluated via Local Stiffness Assessment
https://ascelibrary.org/doi/abs/10.1061/9780784483510.022

A Novel Simple Technique for Determining the Geogrid Geometry Affecting the Bearing Capacity of Reinforced Cohesive-Frictional Soil
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s12517-021-07399-3

Lateral Facing Deflections of Geosynthetic-Reinforced Retaining Walls under Footing Loading
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S2214391221000842

ATTENTION MARKETING MANAGERS

How to Get Noticed by More Than 40,000 People in the Geosynthetic Space Across the Globe
GNA reaches over 40,000 people each month and this high level of audience engagement comes from years of creating content that matters to the geosynthetic industry.
We provide the industry’s most reliable and current information, and have the trust and attention of the leaders and decision makers.
Not only can we help you get in front of our highly engaged audience, but we also have a number of channels you can use to target your message – as well as the subject matter experts to put it all together.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QCkE3q3sHPg

Why Read GNA?
Understand what is happening in the geosynthetics industry, with analysis on trends, market data and key contacts to help you close the best business deals,
Receive updated information on geosynthetic trends and topics
Get thousands of key contacts in managerial and operational roles
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QCkE3q3sHPg

Do You Have Any Geosynthetics Industry News? – Get in Touch
https://www.excelplas.com/contact-us/

Want More GNA?
https://www.geosyntheticnews.com.au/

 


Stay Up to Date with the Latest Geosynthetic News by Signing Up for the GNA Newsletter!
https://www.geosyntheticnews.com.au/subscribe/

• 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+ through 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 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/

GNA™ (Geosynthetic News Alerts™)
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GNC™ (Geosynthetic News China™)
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GNI™ (Geosynthetic News India™)
GNInd™ (Geosynthetic News Indonesia™)
GNU™ (Geosynthetic News United States™)

(c) 2021 Copyright ExcelPlas Labs and Geosynthetic News Agency

GNA is owned and operated by ExcelPlas Pty Ltd.  By subscribing to GNA you agree to receive regular GNA newsletters as well as the GNA platform using your email contact details to enhance the performance and functionality of GNA and its analytics reports.  These email contact details allow GNA to track page views and create more targeted and relevant content.  GNA provides an unsubscribe link at the bottom of each GNA newsletter.

June 2021 Vol. 3

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GNA – The Most Widely Read Online Geosynthetics Publication
Time Sensitive Messaging for the Global Geosynthetics Industry


NEWSMAKERS:  * AGRU * ASTM * Chris Athanassopoulos * ExcelPlas * Geotextile Bags * Geotube™ * GL Detect * Kerry Rowe * Kuraray * Shaw Industries * Solmax * TenCate * WaterShed Geo

INDUSTRY NEWS

Solmax Announces Plan to Build Geosynthetics Plant at Northeastern Regional Railport to Supply Nevada Mining Industry
https://cloud.excelplas.com/s/mr0Yzqj05EJxYxH#pdfviewer

Seepage through a Circular Geomembrane Hole when covered by Fine-Grained Tailings under Filter Incompatible Conditions
https://cdnsciencepub.com/doi/abs/10.1139/cgj-2020-0788

Watershed Geo Announces Manufacturing Partners Agru America and Shaw Industries (Berkshire Hathaway Inc.)
https://watershedgeo.com/fr/manufacturing-partners/

Kuraray (Japan) Patents New Gas Barrier Laminate Geomembrane
https://www.freepatentsonline.com/11020942.pdf

LEAK DETECTION

First Mexican Company to Provide Geoelectric Leak Detection
https://mexicobusiness.news/mining/news/first-mexican-company-provide-geoelectric-leak-detection?index=1

GEOTEXTILE CONTAINERS

TenCate Geotube® and GeoContainer® Custom Applications Animation Video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aBJRnCdO8FU

Innovative Sewage Pond Dredging with Geotextile Tubes for Sugar Producer
https://pumps-africa.com/innovative-sewage-pond-dredging-for-sugar-producer-2/

UPCOMING WEBINARS

GCLs and Fabricated Geomembranes: Design and Construction (29th June 2021)
https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/734214694425008399

OTHER NEWS

Geotextile Filter Performance and Compatibility With Various Fine Content Soils
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vAeHXUMpZNk

Time-Dependent Response of a Recycled C&D Material-Geotextile Interface under Direct Shear Mode
https://www.mdpi.com/1996-1944/14/11/3070/pdf

ASTM Geosynthetics Committee D35 List of Meetings June 8th-11th 2021
https://www.astm.org/MEETINGS/filtrexx40.cgi?-P+MAINCOMM+D35+-P+EVENT_ID+4438+-P+MEETING_ID+148728+linescheduleprinter.frm

ATTENTION MARKETING MANAGERS

How to Get Noticed by More Than 40,000 People in the Geosynthetic Space Across the Globe
GNA reaches over 40,000 people each month and this high level of audience engagement comes from years of creating content that matters to the geosynthetic industry.
We provide the industry’s most reliable and current information, and have the trust and attention of the leaders and decision makers.
Not only can we help you get in front of our highly engaged audience, but we also have a number of channels you can use to target your message – as well as the subject matter experts to put it all together.
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Why Read GNA?
Understand what is happening in the geosynthetics industry, with analysis on trends, market data and key contacts to help you close the best business deals,
Receive updated information on geosynthetic trends and topics
Get thousands of key contacts in managerial and operational roles
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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+ through 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 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.
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June 2021 Vol. 2

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GNA – The Most Widely Read Online Geosynthetics Publication
Time Sensitive Messaging for the Global Geosynthetics Industry


NEWSMAKERS:  * ADE Group * ACIGS * AGRU * BGM * Bituminuous Geomembrane * Coletanche™ * ExcelPlas * Floating Covers * HaTelit™ * Huesker * John Cowland * Krishna Reddy * IGS * MicroSpike™ * Piggy Back Landfills * Siamak Paulson * Solmax * Tailings Storage * TenCate * TSF

Special Edition of GNA

BREAKING NEWS

PRESS RELEASE – “Solmax Acquires Tencate, Creating World’s Leading Geosynthetics Solution Provider”
https://cloud.excelplas.com/s/qMdYFV1O2p5F07s#pdfviewer

Interview Related to Solmax Acquisition – Just Published
https://geosyntheticsmagazine.com/2021/06/01/an-interview-with-jean-louis-vangeluwe-president-of-solmax-on-the-acquisition-of-tencate-geosynthetics/

EDUCATIONAL WEBINAR VIDEOS

Watch Video of ACIGS Webinar – May 2021 – “Geosynthetics QA in Barrier and Floating Cover Applications” by Siamak Paulson & John Cowland
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N82TlMUhgU0

Watch Video on “Protecting Geomembrane Liner from Damage Due to Overlying Drainage Material in Landfills” by Dr. Krishna Reddy
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ienomn0Q25M

GEOMEMBRANES FOR TAILINGS CONTAINMENT

AGRU MicroSpike™ Liner Selected to Line Tailings Storage Facility (TSF) In Nevada
https://www.constructionweekonline.in/business/17952-tailings-storage-facility-tsf-in-nevada

Bituminous Coletanche™ ES3 Liner Selected for Tailings Storage Facility Embankment for Copper-Gold Project in South Australia
https://geosyntheticsmagazine.com/2021/06/01/bituminous-geomembrane-for-a-south-australian-mine/

GEOMEMBRANE LEAKAGE

Laboratory Testing and Numerical Simulation of Composite Geomembrane Leakage in Plain Reservoir
https://www.degruyter.com/document/doi/10.1515/geo-2020-0247/html

Leakage Through a Hole in a Geomembrane Beneath a Fine-Grained Tailings
https://cdnsciencepub.com/doi/abs/10.1139/cgj-2020-0289

GEOSYNTHETICS FOR PIGGY BACK LANDFILLS

Design of Reinforcement Geosynthetics in Landfill Piggyback Expansion
https://geosyntheticsmagazine.com/2021/06/01/design-of-reinforcement-geosynthetics-in-landfill-piggyback-expansion/

GEOSYNTHETICS FOR ROADS

HaTelit®- A Proven Asphalt Rehabilitation Method Using Geosynthetics
https://geosyntheticsmagazine.com/sponsored_content/hatelit-americas-proven-asphalt-rehabilitation-method/

GEOSYNTHETICS IN SUSTAINABILITY

IGS –  Geosynthetics Offer Cost Effectiveness and Sustainability
https://www.geosyntheticssociety.org/did-you-know-geosynthetics-offer-cost-effectiveness-and-sustainability/

SLOPE ARMOURING

Geotextile Under Articulated Systems in Slope Armouring
https://geosyntheticsmagazine.com/2021/06/01/geotextile-under-articulated-systems-in-slope-armoring/

ATTENTION MARKETING MANAGERS

How to Get Noticed by More Than 40,000 People in the Geosynthetic Space Across the Globe
GNA reaches over 40,000 people each month and this high level of audience engagement comes from years of creating content that matters to the geosynthetic industry.
We provide the industry’s most reliable and current information, and have the trust and attention of the leaders and decision makers.
Not only can we help you get in front of our highly engaged audience, but we also have a number of channels you can use to target your message – as well as the subject matter experts to put it all together.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QCkE3q3sHPg

Why Read GNA?
Understand what is happening in the geosynthetics industry, with analysis on trends, market data and key contacts to help you close the best business deals,
Receive updated information on geosynthetic trends and topics
Get thousands of key contacts in managerial and operational roles
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QCkE3q3sHPg

Do You Have Any Geosynthetics Industry News? – Get in Touch
https://www.excelplas.com/contact-us/

Want More GNA?
https://www.geosyntheticnews.com.au/

 


Stay Up to Date with the Latest Geosynthetic News by Signing Up for the GNA Newsletter!
https://www.geosyntheticnews.com.au/subscribe/

• 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+ through 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 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/

GNA™ (Geosynthetic News Alerts™)
GBN™ (Geosynthetic Breaking News™)
GNAu™ (Geosynthetic News Australia™)
GNAf (Geosynthetic News Africa™)
GNC™ (Geosynthetic News China™)
GNCa™ (Geosynthetic News Canada™)
GNI™ (Geosynthetic News India™)
GNInd™ (Geosynthetic News Indonesia™)
GNU™ (Geosynthetic News United States™)

(c) 2021 Copyright ExcelPlas Labs and Geosynthetic News Agency

GNA is owned and operated by ExcelPlas Pty Ltd.  By subscribing to GNA you agree to receive regular GNA newsletters as well as the GNA platform using your email contact details to enhance the performance and functionality of GNA and its analytics reports.  These email contact details allow GNA to track page views and create more targeted and relevant content.  GNA provides an unsubscribe link at the bottom of each GNA newsletter.