September 2019 Vol. 4

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GNA – The World’s Most Viewed Online Geosynthetics Bulletin

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TANK LINER LEAKS? Extrusion Welding of Complex Shapes Including Above Ground Lined Tanks – The Problem & the Conclusion

Performance of Geosynthetic Clay Liner with Polymerized Bentonite in Highly Acidic or Alkaline Solutions

IFAI Opens Registration for Geosynthetics Conference 2020: CASE STUDIES


Maccaferri Green Terramesh – Wairoa Area – Case Study with Robert Fris | Geofabrics

TCI Delivers Unique 100% PTFE Geomembrane for Demanding and Aggressive Containment Applications

Use of Embankment Preloading with Prefabricated Vertical Drains (PVD) to Improve Soil and Eliminate Secondary Settlement

Influence of Thermal Ratcheting on the Creep and Mechanical Properties of High-Density Polyethylene Geomembranes and Geogrids

Application of a Geotube in Reducing Estuary Accretion and Beach Erosion

Effect of PU and PVC Coatings on Different Fabrics for Technical Textile Applications

Wood Seeking  Senior Construction Quality Assurance (CQA) Inspector with Geosynthetics QA / QC Training and Certification (GSI GCI – ICP)

Congratulations to A/Prof Will Gates who received the Best Paper Award for 2018 from the journal Geotextiles and Geomembranes

Graphene Opportunities in Geosynthetics

Optimise Efficiencies of Geosynthetic Products

Introduction of Geosynthetics and Overview of their Properties & Functions (Friday, Sep 20th, 2019)

Physical Model Tests of Half-Scale Geosynthetic Reinforced Soil Bridge Abutments. I: Static Loading


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