October 2019 Vol. 9

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Newsmakers:   *Craig Benson * EuroGeo7 * ExcelPlas * GMA * Huesker * Maccaferri * TenCate * TENSAR * XR Geomembranes 


Geofabrics Grows Local Manufacturing Capabilities
https://www.manmonthly.com.au/news/geofabrics-grows-local-manufacturing-capabilities/ 

Regional Geotextile Manufacturer Geofabrics Accelerates Export Potential with AMGC Investment
https://www.amgc.org.au/news/regional-textile-manufacturer-geofabrics-accelerates-export-potential-with-amgc-investment/ 

Field Performance of Engineered HDPE-lined Cover Systems Over Acid-Generating Mine Waste Rock Piles (New)
https://agu.confex.com/agu/fm19/meetingapp.cgi/Paper/541628 

Tiltex Concrete on a Roll (Geosynthetic Cementitious Composite Mat (GCCM))
https://www.tiltexaustralia.com.au/information 

Selecting A Geomembrane System For A Lined Embankment Dam And Reservoir Project [PDF]
http://cloud.excelplas.com/index.php/s/VPrJPscF3Rkr1gn#pdfviewer

Coletanche ES4HFA BGM Reservoir project completed by the Axter Coletanche Team in North America
http://cloud.excelplas.com/index.php/s/8ytt0lwclgdRrX4#pdfviewer

Optimising Geosynthetic Clay Liner (GCL) Overlaps: Implications on Hydraulic Performance [PDF]
https://eprints.qut.edu.au/127212/2/127212.pdf 

Reclamation Reduces Salinity and Improves Water Quality in Western Slope Canals Using Geomembrane Lining
https://www.usbr.gov/newsroom/newsrelease/detail.cfm?RecordID=68363 

Multifunctional Cementitious Materials that Integrates Tensile Ductility with Self-sensing Functionality for GCCM Applications
https://www.european-coatings.com/Raw-materials-technologies/Applications/Multifunctional-cementitious-materials

Axter Coletanche To Showcase Bituminous Geomembranes Exhibiting at WA Mining Exhibition (14-15 October 2020)
https://www.waminingexpo.com.au/en-gb/supplier-directory.html 

EPA says Levels of leachate were “Dangerously High” and said an Excessive Build-Up of Leachate Could Rupture the Lining System in the Landfill
https://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingnews/ireland/epa-takes-cork-county-council-to-court-for-allowing-dangerous-level-of-polluted-liquid-to-build-up-at-landfill-site-958178.html 

WA Government Work Approval for Waste Management Facility with Geocomposite Drainage Layer and GCL/ LLDPE Protection Layer
https://www.der.wa.gov.au/images/documents/our-work/licences-and-works-approvals/Applications/W6225-%202019-1%20d.pdf 

RENOLIT has Established a New JV in India to Expand the Production of Geomembranes for the Construction and Civil Engineering Sectors
https://www.renolit.com/en/news/renolit-establishes-a-new-joint-venture-in-india

Qanat, the Masterpiece for Climate Change Adaptation in Arid Areas Using Geomembranes and Geotextiles
https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Mohsen-Taghavi-Jeloudar/publication/335887122-Qanat-the-masterpiece-for-climate-change-adaptation-in-arid-area/links/5d82228f458515cbd195cdd6/Qanat-the-masterpiece-for-climate-change-adaptation-in-arid-area.pdf
 


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