May 2019 Vol. 5

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Vale to Spend $2.8B on Safer Process, Hoping to Ditch Waste Dams (Breaking News)

Huesker Publishes Brochure on Geosynthetic Solutions for Earthworks and Foundations

Solmax will Exhibit at the World of Coal Ash 2019 (tomorrow)

Kerry Rowe, Richard Brachman and Fady Abdelaal, Awarded $587,351 for Studying the Use of Geosynthetic Liners in the Harsh Environment of the Arctic

Use of Remote Controlled Mini-Dredger for Mining Hazardous Tailings (Presentation)

Geosynthetic Institute (GSI) Updates GSI Members by Focus Group (as of April 2019)

Geomembrane as an Upstream Impermeable Blanket of Embankment Dams – New Study [PDF]…../Geomembrane-as-an-Upstream-Impermeable-Blanket-of-Embankment-Dams-Laboratory-and-Numerical-Study.pdf

Graphene-Enhanced Concrete Promising for Geosynthetic Cementitous Liners (GCCM) (New Products)

Geosynthetic Reinforced Soil (GRS) – Supporting Structures for a Toll Station in Brasil (Video)

Investigation of Friction Between Gravely Sand or Non-woven Geotextile and Textured HDPE Geomembrane with  the Inclined Plane Test

EurAsian Geosynthetics Symposium, Beijing, China (18–19 November 2019)
This symposium will take place in conjunction with the ISO TC 221 annual meetings on 20-22 November 2019

Indian Mega Landfill Capping Project Misses Deadline

Geosynthetics in Airfield Pavements (Crown Conference Centre, Melbourne 15 & 16th May 2019)
Zehra Kaya, National Business Manager – Roads & Pavements, HUESKER Australia

Finite Element Modelling of Ballasted Rail Track Capturing Effects of Geosynthetic Inclusions

Announcing New Manufacturer and Installer of Geomembranes in Pakistan

Alert – False Geosynthetic Conference in London

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