August 2019 Vol. 10

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NEWSMAKERS: * GeoAmericas * ExcelPlas * Geofabrics * Huesker * IGS * Maccaferri  

Performance of GCLs in High Salinity Impoundment Applications
https://www.icevirtuallibrary.com/doi/abs/10.1680/jgein.19.00043

Confirmed Keynote Lectures for GeoAmericas2020
https://www.geoamericas2020.com/keynote-lectures

IGS Corporate Members: Request For Video Contributions
https://www.geosyntheticssociety.org/igs-corporate-members-request-for-video-contributions/

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ExcelPlas on-site materials testing labs, ExcelPlas Labs have ready-to-deploy self-contained container laboratories to meet your project needs
Benefits include: • Rapid turnaround on test results; • Personnel available on-site every day of construction • Streamlines communication with project personnel
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HUESKER to Sponsor Webinar on Geosynthetic Soil Reinforcement Products
https://geosyntheticsmagazine.com/2019/08/27/huesker-to-sponsor-webinar-on-soil-reinforcement-products/

Geotubes at Delta Beach to be Removed (Video)
https://www.portageonline.com/local/video-rm-agrees-to-remove-geotubes-at-delta-beach

Maccaferri PoliMac® High-Performance Polymer Coating (Geofabrics)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0qVZzfDhI5M

Water Retention Characteristics of Granular and Powdered Bentonites for GCLs
https://www.jstage.jst.go.jp/article/jgssp/7/2/7_v07.069/_article/-char/ja/

How Are You Managing Your Tailings Dam?
https://www.australianmining.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Tailings-Dam-Monitoring.pdf

Geo-Synthetic Fabric to Cover Some 32 Acres of Red Mud Disposal Area
http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/news/montague-urges-bauxite-firms-to-address-dust-nuisance_173221


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