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Concrete Canvas Receives Prestigious King’s Award for International Trade Excellence, Celebrating Remarkable Global Growth and Impact

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EPA Issue GHD with Serious Deficiency Letter Regarding Geosynthetic Capped Waste Pits (Declassified) [PDF]
EPA requests additional plans and details of how the cap will be removed to prevent damaging the underlying geotextile and geomembrane in the process.
Respondents also should strongly consider requiring field staff to verify and document that the underlying geotextile and or/geomembrane is both present, and not torn or punctured as cap rock is removed
for reuse.


The Coming PFAS Litigation Risk to Geomembrane Manufacturers [PDF]

Preliminary Speakers Program for GEOANZ#2 Conference Published (9-11th July 2024) [PDF]

Behaviour of Bituminous Geomembrane [BGM] Seams Exposed to Tensile Stress by Eric Blond

Welding of Polymeric Geomembranes in Arctic Conditions [PDF]

Venezuela Becomes the First Nation to Lose All of its Glaciers However Conservationist Criticized the Use of Geotextiles to Save Them !
Efforts by the Venezuelan Government to protect the Humboldt glacier by covering it with a geotextile cover in December proved futile and drew criticism from conservationists concerned about ecosystem contamination from the degrading geofabric.

Stantec Reports on Landfill Cells Phase 3, 4 & 5 Capping Construction – Stanley Road, Bunbury WA
Stantec offer a range of services during landfill geosynthetic liner capping construction

Meet Aaron O’Malley who Implements Designs of Composite Geosynthetic Liners for Landfill and Liquid Storage Containment Systems (Basal and Capping) Using Best Practices

No More Road Damage Due to Waterlogging; Geocells are the Solution!

CMC (Tensar) Stock Price on a Remarkable Upward Trajectory – Buy Recommendation!!

SIKA Patent New Geomembrane with Improved Adhesion to Concrete

WSP and Arcadis Demonstrate Utilizing Geotextiles to Overcome Design and Construction Challenges


Effect of Surface Roughness on Soil-Geogrid/Geotextile Interface Shear Strengths

WSP and Arcadis Demonstrate Utilizing Geotextiles to Overcome Design and Construction Challenges


New Approach for Dewatering Slurry: Vacuum Preloaded Geotextile Tubes


GCL Landfill Cap Models Under Simulated Climate Change Precipitation: assessing long-term infiltration using the HELP model


Sustainability Benefits of Adopting Geosynthetics in Roadway Design

Triaxial Behaviour of Unreinforced and Geogrid-reinforced Calcareous Gravelly Sand: Experiment and Discrete Element Modelling

Effective CBR and Elastic Modulus of Geogrid-Stabilized Prepared Subgrades Overlying Existing Soft Subgrades

Optimum Tack Coat Rate For Different Asphalt Geosynthetic Interlayers To Achieve Optimum Shear Bond Strength


Self-sensing Cementitious Geocomposites in Rail Track Substructures


GEOWEB® Load Support System Strengthens Parking Infrastructure at Police Training Facility


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