August 2017 Vol. 2

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Solmax Canada-Chile Business Ties Flourish With Free Trade Agreement

Geosynthetic Lining System for Modern Waste Facilities – Experiences in Developing Asia by Boyd Ramsey [PDF]

Polyfabrics Publish White paper on Geosynthetics and Rail Applications

Final Cleanup Plan Approved for Asbestos Site – Plan calls for a capping method in which geotextile material would be placed over the asbestos

New Tender from LENDLEASE ENGINEERING PTY LIMITED for the Northern Road & Bringelly Road – Stage 2 Upgrades – Geotextile Supply

Leading Civil Consultancy is seeking a Civil Engineer to their environmental team to assist with the waste infrastructure projects.
What will the role involve?
* Design and spec of landfill cell, cap, leachate pond, sidewall liner).
* Report writing in accordance with industry standards
* Previous experience in earthworks construction and liner deployment will be highly regarded.

Geosynthetics Safety Training Video 2016

Seoul 2nd Geosynthetics Conference Announcement Final

Factors Affecting Internal Erosion Of Geosynthetic Clay Liners Used In Fresh Water Reservoirs

Robert Koerner Endorsement Letter for Boyd Ramsey

Mark Topp Endorsement Letter for Boyd Ramsey

Whitmer Endorsement Letter for Boyd Ramsey

Strata Advances Use of StrataWeb Technology for Damaged Roads

Geotextile Tube Assessment Using Hanging Bag Test Results of Dairy Sludge

Concrete dams rehabilitation in terms of different problem using different type of membrane and geomembrane

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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