September 2019 Vol. 7

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Why EIA Outperforms All Other Geomembranes in Chlorine Resistance 

Viscoplastic Modelling of HDPE Geomembrane Local Stresses and Strains 

Study on Shear Strength of Geomembrane Welding Seams under Different Inflation Time and Pressure 

Research on Working Status of Impervious Geomembrane along Cracks of High Membrane-Faced Rockfill Dams 

ASTM International Releases New Standard for Electrical Leak Location in Geomembranes
ASTM International has released a new standard, ASTM D8265-19 Standard Practices for Electrical Methods for Mapping Leaks in Installed Geomembranes. These practices describe standard procedures for using electrical methods to locate leaks in geomembranes covered with liquid or earthen materials, which can be watered to cause leakage through the geomembrane. 

Australian Distributor Wanted for Yorde Low Cost Manufacturer of HDPE Concrete Protective Liners
Tianjin Yorde Environmental Protection Science and Technology Co., Ltd main products are V-shaped anchor HDPE concrete protective liners 


GSI to Host Webinar on Stabilization of Soil Slopes with Anchored Geosynthetics 

Required Strength of Geosynthetics for Reinforced 3D Slopes in Cohesive Backfills with Tensile Strength Cut-off 

Experimental Study on the Influence Factors of Durability of Composite Geomembrane 

GeoEngineering Seminar Series: Dr Kerry Rowe (Queen’s) “Geosynthetics for Construction on Soft Foundation Soils”’s-“geosynthetics-construction-soft 

Full-Day Short Course on: The Design and Construction of Mechanically-Stabilized Earth Retaining Walls and Slopes Using Geosynthetic Reinforcement 

Application of Geomembrane-Lined, Cage-type Retaining Wall in Flood Control 

Geogrid Soil Reinforcement for High Way Subgrade Layer 

Geogrid Soil Reinforcement for Unpaved Roads Using Polyester Secugrid 200/40 R6 Aperture 

Compaction Behavior of Nonwoven Geotextile-Reinforced Clay 

Evaluation of Effectiveness of Geotextile in Reducing Subgrade Migration in Rigid Pavement 

Underreamed Anchor with Geotextile Bag and Its Hyperbolic Load versus Displacement Model for Capacity Prediction 

TenCate Geotube Bypass Project in Philippines 

Geocomposite Drains Release Pressure Near the Bottom of Landfills 

Soil-Geosynthetic Interface Strength Properties from Inclined Plane and Direct Shear Tests – a Comparative Analysis 

Short-term and Long-term Behavior of Geosynthetic-reinforced Stone Columns 

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ExcelPlas now performs more than 120 standard geosynthetic tests in accordance with relevant  ASTM, GRI and ISO standards. 
We have extensive experience with all types of geosynthetics – from geomembranes (HDPE, LLDPE, fPP), geotextiles to geonets, geogrids, geocomposites and and geosynthetic clay liners (GCLs).
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