January 2020 Vol. 4

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Modelling of Large Plastic Deformation of Polyethylene for Geomembranes

Alphard Group Seeking a Site technician for Leak detection on Geomembrane for Various Projects in Quebec

GSI to Host Webinar on Pond Liners

GSI to Host Webinar on Geosynthetic Drainage Materials

Geotech Technologies Patents Pavement Systems with Geocell and Geogrid (Breaking News)

Concrete Canvas Installs New Production Line (Breaking News)

Proposed ASTM International Standard will Provide Guidance for Using Geocells in Roadway Projects (Breaking News)
New Guide for Use of Geocells in Geotechnical and Roadway Projects

FEBRUARY WEBINAR on Load Bearing Bridge Abutments Supported on Polymer Geogrid Reinforced Fill (by Tensar)
Online – 18 February 2020 – 2PM Sydney Time

Land Reclamation Using Geotextile Tubes Filled with Fine Grained Soil (Tencate India)

Shear Behavior of Geotextile-Reinforced Silty Sand Using Static Triaxial Testing

Global Tailings Database Launched (Breaking News)

Geosynthetic Beaver Barriers™ Protect Against Flood Waters

An Overview of Geotextiles: Industrial Application in Technical Textiles

Design of Water Retaining Embankment Using Geosynthetics for Hydraulic Conditions

Huesker Announced as Sponsor for Piling 2020

Protection of Buried Pipelines Using Geosynthetics Under Different Loading Conditions—A Review

Global and Local Sand-Geosynthetic Interface Behavior

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