November 2019 Vol. 5

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

NEWSMAKERS: * ACIGS * AWL * ExcelPlas  * Geofabrics * IGS * Monash Uni  * Mike Dobie * TenCate  * Tensar 

New Geomembrane with Breathable Pockets for Odour Control 

Leak Location and Integrity Testing in Lined Ponds [PDF] 

Company Fined After Contractor Broke his Thigh While Attempting to clean a Geomembrane Pond Liner 

ExcelPlas Offering Full Deformulation Analysis (DA) Of Geomembranes to Determine Fitness for Purpose and Durability Assessment 

ACIGS Podcast Siamak talks to Mike Dobie (Regional Manager for Asia Pacific at Tensar International) about Geosynthetics Application in Reinforcement and Stabilization

Development of a Laboratory Test for Evaluation of Geogrid Materials (Declassified) 

New Tool for Characterizing Durability of Woven Geotextiles (NEW) 

AMCG Supporting Geofabrics Automated Thermally-Bonded Geocomposite (ATBG) Manufacturing 

Experimental Evaluation on Cyclic Shear Behavior of Geomembrane–Concrete Interfaces (NEW) 

First Look – 7th European Geosynthetics Conference (Poland 6-9th September 2020) 

IGS UK Symposium: 6th National Geosynthetics Symposium (12-13 May 2020) 

Geosynthetics in Brownfield Remediation 

Monash University – Geosynthetics Intensive Learning and Development Program 

Effectiveness of Geogrid and its Position on the Performance of Unpaved Roads Under Repetitive Loading 

New Geomembrane Installers – Australia Wide Lining (AWL) 
South Burnett based Company Specialising in the Supply and Installation of Quality Geosynthetic Liners

An Experimental Evaluation of Size Effect and Bearing Capacity of Footing on Non-woven Geotextile-Reinforced Sand 

NSW Tender for Installation of GCL for the Existing 700 ML In-ground Storage to Ensure for Containment of Water 

Tencate Geotube Exhibiting at Myanmar Expo (21-23 October 2020)

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