March 2019 Vol. 1

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WHAT if… you Could Make Time, Cost and Design Savings on Your Next Subgrade Stabilisation Project? – a Free Tensar workshop
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Access to Energy can be a Challenge—but the GEOWEB 3D Road System gets it done! Presto Geosystems

Quote of the Month:  “It is a paradox that it is mainly the installation of this “protective layer” which is the most frequent cause of a damage to a geomembrane”

Layfield Geomembrane Presentation in BRISBANE on Containment of Emerging Contaminants (12th March, 2019)

Layfield Geomembrane Presentation in MELBOURNE on Containment of Emerging Contaminants (14th March, 2019)

The Use of HDPE-type Liners as Barrier Systems has a Major Effect on the Stability Behaviour of Tailings Dams

Best Practices for Tailings Dam Design and Use of Geomembrane Liners

Inmarsat and Knight Piésold Announce Tailings Dam Monitoring Solution (Breaking News)

GHD Tailings Dam Management and Menu of Service

Use of Buried Polyethylene Liners in Earthen Bunds is Now Explicitly Allowed, which may be a Cost Saver for Remote Diesel Tank Sites

ExcelPlas Labs Offering In-Plant Sampling for Geosynthetics
Our independent, in-plant geosynthetic sampling services are an important link in the procurement process to ensure compliant material is delivered for the project. We attend to inspect the manufacturing process and extract samples for independent conformance and compliance testing (MQC).

Golder to Gauge Consequences of Dam Failure

The Role of Undrained Clay Soil Subgrade Properties in Controlling Deformations in Geomembranes

Cyclic Plate Testing for Reinforced Airport Pavements—Phase I: Geogrids

Valorization of Fine-Grain Construction and Demolition (C&D) Waste in Geosynthetic Reinforced Structures

The Behavior of Self-launching Geotextile Bag Aprons—latest investigations from the field

Analytical Investigation of Load Over Pipe Covered with Geosynthetic-Reinforced Sandy Soil

Bentonite Enhanced Soil as an Alternative Landfill Liner (Really?)

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