July 2020 Vol. 7

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GNA – The Most Widely Read Online Geosynthetics Publication
Reaching more Players in the Geosynthetic Industry 


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Use of Concrete Canvas for Construction and Repair of Irrigation Canals
https://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/1757-899X/883/1/012209/pdf

EnkaGrip&Drain Multifunctional Geocomposite for Landfill Capping by Enka Solutions Drambon, France
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=igzUW37LAxM

Effect Of Construction Sequence On The Performance Of Geotextile Tubes In A Containment Bund
https://www.geomatejournal.com/sites/default/files/articles/1-7-9128-Juan-Oct-2020-74.pdf

High Profile Brisbane River Geotube® Dewatering of Submerged Stormwater Pipe Sediments by Dredging Services
https://www.tencategeo.asia/en-as/resources/case-studies/seXA/High-Profile-Brisbane-River-Geotube-Dewatering-of-Submerged-Stormwater-Pipe-Sediments-

GNA Hits New Milestone with Expanded Readership
GNA is the most widely read online technical news bulletin dedicated to geosynthetics and affiliated geotechnical technologies. Our global website audience, which has surpassed more annual users than any other source, includes manufacturers, designers, civil engineers, contractors, installers, CQA professionals, regulators and facility owners involved with geosynthetic applications.
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System Reliability Analysis of Geosynthetic Reinforced Soil Slope Considering Local Reinforcement Failure
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0266352X20301269

Ecuador Tightens Rules for Mining Waste Dams
Earlier this month, a tailings dam associated with a mine run by Ecuador-based firm Austro Gold collapsed
https://www.mining-technology.com/mining-safety/ecuador-tightens-rules-for-mining-waste-dams

Laboratory Investigation of Critical Factors Affecting Geogrid Reinforcement
https://ascelibrary.org/doi/abs/10.1061/JPEODX.0000215

Experimental Investigations of Reinforced Concrete Columns Confined Internally with Biaxial Geogrids
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0950061820321206

Characterization of Geosynthetic Reinforced Airfield Pavements at Varying Scales
https://ir.library.msstate.edu/bitstream/handle/11668/17901/William-Robinson-Dissertation.pdf?sequence=1


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