March 2018 Vol. 5

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3D Modelling of Installed HDPE and GCL Liners (New Technology)
Able to capture 3D data of as built clay liner and subgrade checks

Concrete Canvas wins three awards at The South Wales Chamber of Commerce Welsh Business Awards 2017 – the only company be win more than one award on the night
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Carpi and Colethanche Exhibiting at ICOLD 2018 dam Conferemce (1-6 July 2018)

IGS Georeinforcement Workshop (June 2018)

French Announce Geosynthetics Conference (11-13 March 2019)

Storm Exposes much of the 3,100-foot Revetment made from sand-filled Geotextile Tubes at the Ocean Beach in Montauk

Large Geotextile Bags Cop a Battering but have Slowed Down Further Erosion of the beach

Very Bottom Layer of the Geotubes (the first tier was installed below the beach level) Exposed by Wave Attack
If a line of geotubes (geotextile, sand filled tubes) remains intact during storm wave attack, then they act like a seawall

Effect of Particle Size on the Mechanical Behaviour of Sand-Geotextile Composites

Effects of Temperature Rise on Load-strain-time Behaviour of Geogrids (Ahead of Print)

Application of Strength Reduction Method in Checking Safety Factor of a Fiber GeoGrid Reinforced Soil Slope

Investigation of Geogrid Reinforced Engineered Cementitious Composite for Culvert Repair: Extended Abstract

Geogrid Reinforcement in Hot-Mix Asphalt: Interlayer Shear Bond Strength Assessment

Geobag for Fecal Sludge Drying – Malacca, Malaysia (CASE STUDY)

Geomembrane Solutions from Itape

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