Using geosynthetic materials to effectively close a coal ash pond

Using geosynthetic materials to cap and close a coal ash storage area and partially lowering the containment dike to reduce the site’s total storage volume and constructing a new concrete box culvert spillway for the site’s future stormwater detention pond.

Industry News
October 13, 2015
Acquisition of Charleston, S.C.-based regional geotechnical contractor expands the company’s ‘EQ drain’ capabilities Hayward Baker Inc. (HBI) announced in an …
Dunn Arquitectura Ligera S.A. de C.V. won the Award of Excellence in the “Shade Sails” category of the 2015 International Achievement Awards for its shade installation at a private school in Mexico. All winners are featured on the IFAI website. Photo: Dunn Arquitectura Ligera S.A. de C.V.
Industry News
October 8, 2015
Winners of the 2015 International Achievement Awards (IAA) were announced today at IFAI Expo 2015, held at the Anaheim Convention …
Industry News
October 1, 2015
Sioux Falls, S.D.-based Raven Industries announced in a Sept. 30 press release its addition of wide-width fabrication capacities at its Madison, S.D. facility. Operating in the company’s Engineered Films Division (EFD), these new capabilities generate additional capacity—specifically wide-width layflat materials—decreasing the fabricated-product lead times of geomembrane liners, custom grain covers, and other converted products, according to the release.
L–R: Prof. Chiwan Wayne Hsieh, NPUST and director GSI-Taiwan; Prof. Chungsik Yoo, KGSS president; Dr. Russell Jones, principal at Golder Associates and current IGS president; Dr. George R. Koerner, GSI director; and Prof. Han-Yong Jeon, chair of the 2nd International GSI-Asia Geosynthetics Conference.
October 1, 2015
Some of you know that the Geosynthetic Institute (GSI) and Inha University, Incheon, Korea (Rep.), have had an association for more than 20 years. In June, we advanced this relationship during the 2nd International GSI–Asia Geosynthetic Conference. The conference chairman was Prof. Han-Yong Jeon of Inha University, the conference secretary was Dr. Jungjo Yuu of Golden-pow Co. Ltd...
GMA Techline
October 1, 2015
Flammability? Zip ties? MARV? Ponds? GT specs? Questions and answers from the GMA Techline. I wonder about your opinion on …