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See Who is Attending GEOANZ#2 This Week (Delegates Listing) [PDF]

First Look- Draft GRI Specification GM-39 for High-Performance HDPE Geomembranes [PDF]


Wrekin Launches GeoWorks – a New Division to Focus on Geosynthetics

GeoWorks Rolls Out Comprehensive New Geosynthetics Offering

Celebrating Innovation: Carpi Tech’s Geomembrane Revolution

Geosynthetic Institute Developing a New Geomembrane Specification for Coloured Polyethylene Geomembranes (GRI Standard GM-39)

Helmut Zanzinger (SKZ) Invents New Structured HDPE Geomembrane

New Geosynthetic Composite Sheet Developed for Fluid Drainage of Wastewater

New Method of Inspection of Geomembrane Welds

ECTC Members ‘Cover’ Geosynthetic Applications with TRMs

The Application of Unsupervised Machine Learning Technique for the Evaluation of Physical Properties of Geosynthetics [PDF]

Navigating Landfill Leachate Requirements with Geosynthetics

Post GEOANZ#2 Laboratory Tour of ExcelPlas Labs in Melbourne (4 pm Thursday Afternoon 11th July or 11 am Friday Morning 12th July) Register Interest Below!

New One-Stop Technical Hub Launched for Geosynthetics Design – GeoKonect

New Podcast – Siamak Paulson Speaks with Su Jonghao of Solmax Asia-Pacific About the Geosynthetics Industry in South East Asia

New Innovation – Horizontal Drainage Enhanced Geotextile Sheet (HDEGS)

First Geosynthetic Cell Capping Project Underway at Ballarat Regional Landfill

Bald Head Island Groin Field Consists of 13 Sand-Filled Geotextile Tubes Extending Seaward from the Beach

Flood-Hit Assam Plans to Curb Soil Erosion Using Geo Tubes

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Experimental Study on the Effect of Temperature on HDPE Geomembrane/ Geotextile Interface Shear Characteristics [PDF]

Physical and Mechanical Property Improvement of HDPE Geomembranes with Carbon NanoFibres (CNF)

Two-Dimensional Migration Characteristics of Contaminant Through Composite Geomembrane Liner with Arbitrarily Distributed Defects

EPA’S Value Engineering Approach for Gypsum Stack Closure with a Synthetic Turf Geomembrane Cover (ClosureTurf®)

Build to Last- Innovations for Water and Waste-Water Conveyance using Geosynthetic Cementitious Composite Mats (GCCMs) Henry Miller Irrigation District – A Case History


Field Investigations and Service Life Assessment of Geosynthetic Filters in Tidally Influenced Revetments in Cases of Clogging

Mechanical Behaviour Dependence on Geotextiles Interweave Configuration Used in Coastal Restoration

Geogrid-type Geotextile made from Bullrush/Cattail Reed (Cumbungi)  Fibres with High Tensile Strength for Erosion Control

Consolidation of Clay Slurry Fill Using Horizontal Drainage Enhanced Geotextile Sheet (HDEGS)

Experiments on the Cyclic Shear Behaviour of Staggered Assembly of Soilbags


Free Swelling Indices, Permeabilities, and Microstructures of Polymerized Bentonites for GCLs


Finite Element Analysis of Geogrid-Incorporated Flexible Pavement with Soft Subgrade [PDF]

Behaviour Evaluation of Geogrid–Polyurethane Composite-Stabilized Ballast

Gary Fowmes – Effects of Particle Breakage on the Mechanical Characteristics of Geogrid- Reinforced Granular Soils Under Triaxial Shear: A DEM Investigation

Analytical Assessment of Pull-out Capacity of Reinforcements in Unsaturated Soils

A Comparative Study of Seismic Behaviour of a Bamboo Grid Reinforced Slope by Considering Three Major Ground Motion


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