March 2019 Vol. 9

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New US Patent Describes Geosynthetic Liner for Near Vertical or Vertical Slopes of a Landfill

Solmax Introduces New Geosynthetic Liner to Protect Oil and Gas Pipelines from Rock Damage

Geofabrics, Ecoweb Geocell, Global Synthetics and Polyfabrics Exhibiting at
13th Australia New Zealand Conference on Geomechanics1-3 April 2019Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre

Stress and Deformation Property of Geomembrane Surface Barrier for High Rock-fill Dam

ExcelPlas Offers XRD Testing for Purity of Montmorillonite in GCL Produts (New Equipment with Auto Sampler)

Flow Rate Evaluation of Biplanar Geonets and Geonet Composites with a Recommended Generic Specification

Practical Overlay Design Method for Geogrid Reinforcement of Asphalt Layers

GNA Sponsored Conference on “Geosynthetics in Road Constructions” Successfully Concludes in Moscow
See conference wrap up here:
Use the following links to get photos from the conference:  First Day 12th March  Second Day 13th March 

Cleaning Up the Past: UNSW Joins Campaign Against PFAS Chemicals

Defining the Boundary Conditions for Composite Behaviour of Geosynthetic-Reinforced Soil Structures

Full scale investigation of GCL damage mechanisms in small earth dam retrofit applications under earthquake loading

Researchers Create HDPE Sheets with Glass Fibre Like Strength and Glass-like Clarity

Geogrid-confined pervious Geopolymer Concrete piles with FRP-PVC-confined Concrete Core: Concept and behaviour

Evolution of Geomembrane Liner Degradation and Defects in a Landfill: Impacts on long-term leachate leakage and groundwater quality

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