January 2019 Vol. 1

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2019 International Speakers Program – Geosynthetics in Transport Infrastructure

EPA Makes Revisions to the Criteria for Municipal Solid Waste Landfills To Address Advances in Liquids Management (Declassified)
Comments to be sent to:  dufficy.craig@epa.gov  or   sager.john@epa.gov

Theiss Wins $150M Caval Ridge Extension Project Incl. Geosynthetic Works

Ertech Installing Geomembrane for Melbourne Wavepark – Get your board shorts on for Easter 2019!
More information contact:  David.deany@ertech.com.au

Ertech Installing Geomembrane for Taylors Road Highly-Engineered Landfill (Smart Cell®)
More information contact:  Sean.mcgoohan@ertech.com.au

2019 Geosynthetics Specifier Guide Published (New)

Investigation of the Effect of Airgaps in Preventing Desiccation of Bentonite in Geosynthetic Clay Liners Exposed to High Temperatures (New Research)

Large-strain Tensile Behaviour of Geomembranes with Defects using 3D Digital Image Correlation (New Research)

Analytical Solution for One-dimensional Contaminant Diffusion Through Unsaturated Soils Beneath Geomembranes (New Research)

Benefits of PVC-Elvaloy Liners for Pipe Rehabilitation

Gexa-Lotos to Spearhead Geosynthetics Production in Russia

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Integrated Photovoltaic Module Mounting System for Use with Tufted Geosynthetics (New Patent)

Investigation of Shear Strength of Interface Between Roadbase and Geosynthetics using Large-scale Single-stage and Multi-Stage Direct Shear Test

Performance Specification for Geogrid Reinforced Aggregate Base (Declassified)

Huesker’s HaTelit™ Geogrid Used in Abita Springs Haul Road to Reduce Defective Cracking

Gripple UK Introduces New Geosynthetic Solution for Slope Reinforcement and Soil Retention

Concrete Canvas Eliminates Weeds at Rotterdam Inspection Point

Design and Construction Application of Concrete Canvas for Slope Protection

Training Video on Bonding Peel Strength for Geosynthetic Clay Liners (ASTM D6496)

Training Video on Fluid Loss for Mineral Component of Geosynthetic Clay Liners (ASTM D5891)

Training Video on Mass per Unit Area for Geosynthetic Clay Liners (ASTM D5993)

Training Video on Xenon Arc Deterioration of Geotextiles (GRI ASTM D4355 )

India News – State Government Seeking Suggestions about How Geosynthetics could be Utilised for Infrastructural Development

Damage of Geotextiles Due to Impact of Stones

Impact of Wet-Dry Cycles on the Swelling Ability and Hydraulic Conductivity of a Polymer-Modified Bentonite (New)

Bearing Capacity Analysis of Granular Soil with Geogrid

Failure Mechanisms of Geocell Walls and Junctions (New)

Analysis of Stress-Strain Characteristics of Geogrid Reinforced Crushed Gravel (New)

Colonization and Biodegradation of the Polymer Component of Water Absorbing Geocomposites by Soil Microorganisms

Advancement in Rail Track Technology Using Geosynthetic Composite Foundations for Increased Speed and Axle Loads
Evaluation of different types of geogrids, geocomposites and rubber mats installed in fully instrumented track sections

Experimental Evaluation on Response of Polyester Biaxial Geo-Grid proportioned Cement Concrete (New)

Experimental Study on the Effect of Geogrid Tensile Strength on Pullout Resistance

Performance Study of Confinement and Geogrid Reinforcement on Behavior of Circular Footing Resting Over Sand

Geosynthetic-Reinforced Cushioned Piles with Controlled Rocking for Seismic Safeguarding

Effective Thermal Conductivity of Unsaturated Granular Geocomposite Using Lattice Element Method

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