October 2019 Vol. 11

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GNA – The Most Widely Read and Disseminated Digital Geosynthetic News Platform Worldwide 

Newsmakers:   * CETCO * Geofabrics * Golder Associates * PFAS * Raven * TCI * TenCate * Tensar * Worley Parsons

PFAS Contamination Crisis – Up to 40,000 to sue Australian Government in Country’s Largest Class Action

Nigel Ruxton Golder’s Waste Sector Leader in Asia–Pacific Explains “The Battle for Landfill Airspace is Won on the Ground”

Selecting the Most Appropriate Cushion Geotextile is an Integral Part of a Lining System

Fluoropolymer Geomembrane Specified by Worley Parsons to Meet Canadian Requirement/Regulation for Petroleum Secondary Containment
The specification was originally based on HDPE liners but adopted to PTFE just to be safe.

Design, Construction and Performance of a Geomembrane Cover System at an Abandoned Mine

Resistance of Geosynthetics against the Isolated and Combined Effect of Mechanical Damage under Repeated Loading and Abrasion

Effect of Installation Geometry on Dynamic Stability of Small Earth Dams Retrofitted with a Geosynthetic Clay Liner (GCL)

Want To Reduce The Cost Of Your New Landfill Or Tailings Dam Cell?

Study on Application of Geosynthetics for Strengthening of Soil

Engineering for the Future with Geosynthetics (New Event)

Raven Industries Announces Strategic Platforms for Exceptional Growth
Raven will expand its Engineered Films Division Reinforced Composites Market

Short Course on Practical Engineering Applications of Geosynthetics and New Uses in Tunnels and Underground Spaces

Design of a Mechanically Stabilized Earth Wall with Geotextile Reinforcement in Accordance with the Federal Highway Administration Standard

Introducing a Novel Tubular Geotextile (Braid Structure) to Reinforce Sand Beds

Ocean City Pols Approve Geotube Funding For Heavily Eroded Beach

Overcoming Expansive Soils with Tensar’s TriAx Geogrid

Effect of vibration frequency on settlement characteristic of reinforced embankment by geogrid with strengthened nodes using DEM simulation

Sydney Geosynthetic Conference Labelled a Scam


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