Request–for–proposals due by June 12.
Sustained Contributor, Young Professional, Contractor, and Organization of the Year.
McGoldrick to concentrate on markets outside U.S.
‘Complete field guide’ released in February
IFAI/IECA partnership a big success in Portland.
Duke settled following Dan River disaster last year.
Poor design 'loaded the gun,' steep slope 'pulled the trigger.'
“Critical elements in specifying underslab moisture & gas barriers.”
How geosynthetics are part of the sustainability conversation.
4.8MW landfill gas-to-energy for 4,800 homes.
IFAI titles take top honors at magazine awards ceremony.
Geosynthetics 2015 Environmental Connection 2015 Feb. 15–18 in Portland, Ore.
Stormwater association elects Will Harris president.
Anson County identified in Duke Energy excavation plan.
Three staff members cited for achievements.
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.