November 2021 Vol. 7

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NEWSMAKERS:  * Allowable Leakage Rates * BGM * Bituminous Geomembranes * CESI * Comanco * ExcelPlas * FGI * GCCM * GEOANZ * Geofabrics * GeoVent® * Global Synthetics * HaTelit® * Huesker * Jorg Kompmaker * JP Giroud * Ian Peggs * InterAx® * ITL Liner® * NAUE * Propex * TENEO * Teranap® * Tensar * Tiltex®

INDUSTRY NEWS

Bituminous Geomembrane with Integrated Seam Control System
https://cloud.excelplas.com/s/4z3ZcIXB2r1S4fz#pdfviewer

Electric Welding of Bituminous Geomembrane Now Possible
https://cloud.excelplas.com/s/jVhHOgH9axuDmyo#pdfviewer​

Evidence Revealed – Dr. Ian Peggs and JP Giroud Testimony on Geomembrane Liner Failure in Piney Point Lawsuit
https://thebradentontimes.com/piney-point-lawsuit-documents-call-simple-narrative-into-question-p22775-158.htm

Netherlands Using GCLs to Prevent Possible Dyke Failures Due to ‘Piping’
https://www.naue.com/successful-dyke-improvement-while-saving-resources-time-and-money/

CESI Paper on Italian Dams Awarded by the Geotextiles & Geomembranes Journal
https://www.cesi.it/news/2021/cesi-paper-on-italian-dams-awarded-by-the-geotextiles-geomembranes-journal/

Geomembrane Failure in Groveland CSD (GCSD) Reservoir 1 WWTP Pond One Liner Replacement Project
https://ceqanet.opr.ca.gov/2021110358

FGI Creates 3-Part Video Podcast Series on Reinforced Geomembranes
https://www.fabricatedgeomembrane.com/resources/video-podcasts

FGI Webinar: Live Panel Discussion on Allowable Leakage Rates (8th December 2021)
https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/5721719289276535823

Asphalt Road Rehabilitation in Record Time with HaTelit® Geogrid in Australia
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wvR8EdsFkpo

Economic and Ecological Benefits of Using Geocomposites in Railway Structures – ACIGS – October 2021 Recorded Webinar – Jorg Kompmaker
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CRTsGijxbIM

Global Synthetics Becomes Gold Sponsor for the GEOANZ Conference
https://globalsynthetics.com.au/global-synthetics-proud-to-be-gold-sponsors-for-the-geoanz-conference/

Comanco Installs 1.5 mm HDPE Geomembrane Methane Gas Management System with GeoVent Strips
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ctI_N2-VgIk

Propex Stabilizes River Banks with Geosynthetics Systems
https://geosyntheticsmagazine.com/2021/11/18/propex-stabilizes-the-des-moines-river-with-geosynthetics-systems/

UPCOMING WEBINARS

AGIGS Webinar – ‘Geosynthetics in Gas Harvesting and Renewable Energy’ by Graham Fairhead (25th November 2021)
https://www.acigs.org/events/geosynthetics-gas-harvesting-and-renewable-energy

FGI Webinar: Live Panel Discussion on Allowable Leakage Rates (8th December 2021)
https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/5721719289276535823

Global Synthetics Webinar – ‘Designing with Coated GCLs’ (9th December 2021)
https://globalsynthetics.com.au/event/november-webinar-designing-with-coated-gcls/

NEW PAPERS

Sustainable Solutions with Geosynthetics and Alternative Construction Materials—A Review [PDF]
https://www.mdpi.com/2071-1050/13/22/12756/pdf

GCLs

Statistical Analysis of Error in Peel Strength Measurement for GCL Rolls
https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Shahin-Ghazizadeh/publication/356190642-Statistical-analysis-of-error-in-peel-strength-measurement-for-eosynthetics-lay-liner-rolls/links/6190914c3068c54fa5e19c00/Statistical-analysis-of-error-in-peel-strength-measurement-for-geosynthetics-clay-liner-rolls.pdf

Netherlands Using GCLs to Prevent Possible Dyke Failures Due to ‘Piping’
https://www.naue.com/successful-dyke-improvement-while-saving-resources-time-and-money/

GCCMs

New USA Supplier Listings for GCCM Geosynthetic Concrete Geocomposite Rolls (Concrete in a Roll)
https://cloud.excelplas.com/s/iJrqCjIlIcyQt8J#pdfviewer

Pathway to Development of Smart GCCMs Using Sand, Cement and Carbon Nanotubes
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2666691X2100052X

GEOGRIDS

Asphalt Road Rehabilitation in Record Time with HaTelit® Geogrid in Australia
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wvR8EdsFkpo

Installation Video of Tensar InterAx™ Geogrids
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ERiO39bx8yo

Effect of Geogrid Reinforcement on High-Strength Concrete T-Beams Under Pure Torsion
https://aip.scitation.org/doi/pdf/10.1063/5.0065390

Construction and Performance Evaluation of Large Stone Subbase (LSSB) Layers with Geosynthetics
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S2214391221001847

NEW JOBS

Seeking Geosynthetics Estimator
https://www.seek.com.au/job/55032967?type=standard

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