March 2020 Vol. 2

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NEWSMAKERS: * AGRU * Huesker * ExcelPlas * Geotube™ *Sensor * Tiltex™ 

Sensor UK Patents New Leak Detecting Geomembrane that is Printed with a Conductive Grid of Conductive Polymer 

Tiltex™ (80MPa Concrete In A Roll) – Replacing Shotcrete & Rip Rap (Video) 

South Australia Government First In World to Use Huesker’s New Recycled PET high-strength, Temperature-Resistant Geogrid for Road Construction 

New Geotextile British Standard Published 

NEW PATENTED Solar Energy System for Use with Tufted Geosynthetics 

Consultant Reports on Hyland Highway Landfill (Declassified) 

Reservoirs lined with Impervious Geomembrane which Prevents Seepage — and evaporation covers, which means the System is Substantially in Balance through the 50-70 years of Operation” 

Geosynthetic Application How ‘Geotextile Mattress in Shore Protection’ is done (ACE Geosynthetics) 

First Look Video  AGRU CleanSeam® New Geomembrane 

Australian Geotech Prof David Williams (University of QLD) on Expert Panel Convened to investigate Tailings Dam Failure 

Enhancement of Strength Characteristics of Clayey Sand Using Fly Ash and Geonet 

The Influence of Compaction and Water Conditions on Shear Strength and Friction Resistance between Geotextiles and Ash-Slag Mixture 

Why Does Freezing Improve Geotube® Dewatering Performance? 

Geotube Designed to Stay Buried Under Sand Even Under Storm Conditions have been Exposed Due to Recent Storms


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