July 2021 Vol. 3

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NEWSMAKERS:  * ACETube™ * Andrew Lees * CSPE * EcoCoast * ExcelPlas * Geocomposite * GeoNashville 2021 * Kerry Rowe * Layfield * LMI Group Investments * MDPI Journal * Mike Dobbie * Propex * Solmax * TenCate * Tensar * Watershed Geo


CSPE – The ‘Benjamin Button’ of Polymeric Liners

Effect of Geomembrane Hole Geometry on Leakage Overlain by Saturated Tailings

MDPI Open Access Journal Running Special Issue on ‘Polymers in Geosynthetics’

Propex Driving Earth Anchors in Adverse Conditions

PRESS RELEASE – Full Schedule for GeoNashville 2021 Released

Export Grants for the Australian Geosynthetic Industry – Upfront Government Funding for 2021-2022

Watershed Geo Recognized with MSW Management Innovator Award

How to Calculate the Allowable Flow Rate of a Geocomposite
By Su Jong Hao, Technical Sales Manager, Solmax Asia-Pacific

Andrew Lees and Mike Dobbie of Tensar Publish Paper on Finite Element Modelling of a Geogrid-Reinforced Mechanically Stabilized Earth Trial Wall

TenCate Releases Booklet on Reinforced Soil Case Studies


Ecocoast: Coastal Protection Work on Luxury Island in in Abu Dhabi with Geotextile Sand Containers

Five Steps for Conducting the ACETube® Geotextile Dewatering System (New Video)


New Digital-Display Geomembrane Hot Wedge Welder, PLX-800D, SHANGHAI POLLUX GROUP CO., LTD. (Sponsored Link)

Seeking HDPE Welding Technicians & Supervisors in Brisbane (Salary Up to $119,999)


New Apparatus for the Study of Pullout Behaviour of Soil-Geosynthetic Interfaces Under Sustained Load Over Time

Assessment of the Geogrid-Reinforced Pavement Subgrade Using Different In-situ Testing Methods

Numerical Study of the Deformation Performance and Failure Mechanisms of TDM Pile-Supported Embankments


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