Meetings in N.C., Ga., Pa.; Fall Lobby Day Nov. 18-19 in D.C.
New Leister Seamtek welder to debut at IFAI Expo in October
Successful completion of consensual ‘pre-arranged’ reorganization
Acquisition includes Triad, Spec, Roof products.
Abstracts and case studies invited for January event in New Orleans
Unlined pond fails, pours effluent into nearby waterways.
Moved from riverside lagoons to a lined landfill.
The Award of Merit is ASTM's highest organizational recognition for individual contributions to standards activities.
Allows GSE to begin a voting process that will lead to a confirmation hearing that was scheduled for July 25, 2014.
Gianmario Beretta, founder of the Tenax Group, died May 28 in an aviation glider accident in Northern Italy.
Tensar is a worldwide manufacturer of geosynthetics, including geotextiles, geogrids, and drainage and erosion control materials.
Whaley to focus on geogrid sales at Bakken shale play.
‘Pre-arranged’ plan paves emergence from bankruptcy.
Early registration offer ends this week.
Washington disaster subject of keynote at Geo15 conference.
The use of geosynthetics—geotextiles, geomembranes, drainage composites and geogrids—is an annual growth market in the U.S./Canadian specialty fabrics industry.
Prior to 2009, the U.S./Canadian geosynthetics market grew 5 to 6 percent per year before the economic debacle of 2009. In 2009, the use of geosynthetics declined about 5 percent in the U.S. and Canada; but growth rebounded to about 2 percent in 2010.
Developments driving optimism in the U.S. market for geosynthetics include:
The 2010 U.S./Canadian geosynthetics market improved moderately in terms of sales and general business conditions. The majority of geosynthetic suppliers/distributors are optimistic that 2011 will yield increased sales and an overall improvement in general business conditions.
This information is taken from the 2011 MarketWatch Geosynthetics Snapshot. For the full report visit the IFAI bookstore: www.ifai.com/bookstore.