May 2020 Vol. 4

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GNA – The Most Widely Read Online Geosynthetics Publication
Reaching more Players in the Geosynthetic Industry 

NEWSMAKERS:  * ACIGS * ANCOLD * ATARFIL * Bishop Water * Concrete Canvas * ExcelPlas * Geofabrics * Geotube™ * GSI * Huesker * Renolit * SCS Engineers * Teneo

GeoFabrics Demonstrate Their Commitment To The Environment with bidim® Green (Video)

Geomembrane Wrinkles – Your Challenges and Solutions

Upcoming Webinar on the Periodic Table of Geomembranes (27 MAY 2020) (Sponsored by ATARFIL)

Teneo Seeking HDPE Welding Technicians

Emerging Design Concepts to Facilitate Flow of Liquids in HDPE Lined Landfills

Huesker Measure Tensile Strain and Displacement on Geomembrane Liner in Field Landfill Slope Simulation (Video)

PFAS Containment Pond Construction for PFAS Contaminated Run-Off in Sydney

ANCOLD Tailings Dam Operator’s Forum, 10-11 September 2020, Gladstone

GSI to Host Webinar on Geotextile Filters (20 MAY, 2020)

Geosynthetics Conference 2021 Call for Proposals and Abstracts Now Open

Thermal Desiccation of Geosynthetic Clay Liners Under Brine Pond Conditions

HONGRUI Concrete Canvas

Use of PVC-P Geomembranes as a Waterproofing for Dams to Avoid Important Water Losses Due to Cracks and Failures

Effect Of Strain Rate Of Loading On Tensile Strength And Stiffness Of Polyester Geogrids

Webinar Video Geotube™ Shoreline Systems

Preparations for Laying Geotextile Tubes Begin at Chellanam

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