August 2018 Vol. 4

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2018 Guide to the Specification of Geosynthetics Just Released  – IGS Specification Document (Breaking News)

GRI GM13 ASTM D5199 Thickness of HDPE Geomembranes (Training Video)

GRI GM13 ASTM D5596 Carbon Black Dispersion of HDPE Geomembranes (Training Video)

GRI GM13 ASTM D4833 Index Puncture Resistance of HDPE Geomembranes (Training Video)

GRI GM13 ASTM D5721 & D7238 Oven and UV Aging of HDPE Geomembranes (Training Video)

GRI GM13 ASTM D5397 Stress Crack Resistance of HDPE Geomembranes (Training Video)

GSI Internal Reference Material Verification for Continuous Rate of Extension Machine (Training Video)

Effect of Liner Consolidation on Contaminant Transport Through a Landfill Bottom Liner System (New Research)

Heat Transfer in a Geosynthetics Composite Liner System Containing Wrinkles (New Research)

Tensar Soil-Geosynthetic Interaction Test to Develop Specifications for Geosynthetic-Stabilized Roadways (New Video)

Geosynthetic Reinforced Soil-Integrated Bridge System (GRS-IBS) Video (New Video)

Geomembrane Protection with HDPE Geocells (New Video)

Dredging Contaminated Sediment into Geotextile Tubes (New Video)

Tensar Geogrid TX8 being Installed on Roadway in SE Iowa – 4 mile Stretch

Tensar Hiring Regional Sales Manager

US Senators and House members introduce bill to spur use of Geosynthetic Materials for Infrastructure

Finite Element Modelling of Geosynthetic Reinforced Embankment Slope on Soft Soils Considering Small and Large Displacement Analyses

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