May 2023 Vol. 8

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NEWSMAKERS:  * AGRU * Barrier Geomembrane * Doolee * Enduroseal™ * Eric Blond * EuroBent * EVOH * GCCM * GNA * Geofabrics * Geotest * Geotextile Sand Containers (GSC)* Geosynthetic Intelligence Reports * Geosynthetics * Global Synthetics * Reinforced Concrete Roll (RCR) * SHM * Strain Hardening Modulus * Tailings Ponds * Viaflex


Understanding the Corporate Structure and Network of AGRU Companies

Global Synthetics Supplies Innovative Geosynthetic Drainage Solutions for Ground-Breaking Sydney Metro Project

Geofabrics Introduce Enduraseal™ Green Geocomposite Liner – Australian-Made to Act as a Waterproof Barrier

Webinar on HDPE-EVOH Vapour Barrier Geomembranes (24 May, 2023)

Technical Note – Measurement of ‘Strain Hardening Modulus’ of Geomembranes – With or Without Extensometer? [PDF]

Technical Note – Best Practice Geomembrane Testing with Extensometer [PDF]

Armouring on Mine Tailings Pond in Arizona with Reinforced Concrete Roll™ (RCR) GCCM

The Case of Eurobent Company – Problems of Quality – Adaptation of the Quality Management System to the requirements of ISO 9001:2015 in terms of Determining the Organizational Context and Risks in a Small Enterprise

Australia’s Newest HDPE and GCCM Liner Installer Making a Big Impact

Landfill Begins Process of Capping 90 Acres of Closed Cells

Geotextile Tubes Installed in Delaware Bay NJ to Help Prevent Beach Erosion

Engineered Solutions for Tough Geomembrane Design Problems


Effect of Retardation and Capillarity on Organic Contaminant Diffusion Through an Unsaturated Composite Liner: An Analytical Approach

Performance Evaluation of Solid Waste Landfill Gas Collection with HDPE GeoPipe – Material Characteristics Analysis


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