December 2017 Vol. 1

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Solmax Patent Multilayer PE Geomembrane Liners (New Patent)

Aquamate Tanks Seeking Engineering Manager with Geomembrane Selection and Use Experience (Adelaide)

Polyfabrics Seeking Business Development Manager

Global Synthetics Seeking Technical Sales – Stormwater Management Applications (Perth)

University of Sydney Research – Effect Of Bentonite Mass Per Unit Area On The Desiccation Of Geosynthetic Clay Liners (New Study)

EPA Grants Work Approval for Tuerong Landfill

EPA Green Lights Tuerong Rockleigh Landfill Extension Until 2025 Despite Objector Concerns

Dual Core Integrated Wick Drains Now Available from Geosynthetics Australia

Polyfabrics Uploads Corporate Overview Brochure (New)

Strong Performance:  Leister Miniwelder Tex2 was Used To Weld 60,000 m² of Thin Geomembrane

Permathene Introduces New Improved Permaliner™ Flexible Polypropylene (fPP)

Russian Plastics Exhibition to Show Geomembranes and Geomembrane Welding Products (Moscow, January 23-26, 2018)

Full Range of Sure-Grip™ Liners for Concrete Protection from Agru

Geosynthetic Institute (GSI) will offer a webinar entitled “Mechanically Stabilized Earth (MSE) Wall, Berm and Slope Construction Inspection,” on December 13, 2017

Dynamic Shear Degradation of Geosynthetic–Soil Interface in Waste Landfill Sites

Water Content of Bentonite and Its Implication on the Liner Property of a Tailing Dams

Feasibility Study of Shallow Foundation on Geocell Reinforced Soil…/Feasibility-Study-of-Shallow-Foundation-on-Geocell-Reinforced-Soil-in-Sri-Lanka.pdf

Modelling of Geotextile Tube Dewatering Process (New Research)

Geofabrics Distributing Coolguard™ Geomembranes for primary and/or secondary containment of hydro-carbons, liquids, aggressive chemicals and other regulated substances is required.

New Geomembrane Pond Covers and Liners Video

GeoAfrica 2017 Closing Program Video

For Sale – Olympus TOF-D Non-Destructive Ultrasonic Test Equipment “AS NEW” for HDPE Weld Inspection – Complete System

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