Mark Arnold departs as GSE president/CEO

July 9th, 2013

Board member Charles Sorrentino is interim leader. GSE Holding Inc. (GSE) announced in a July 1 press release that Mark Arnold, its president and CEO, is leaving the company. GSE’s board of directors has named Charles A. Sorrentino, a current board member, interim president and CEO effective immediately. The release said that “Sorrentino will work closely […]

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GSI’s July 10 webinar

July 8th, 2013

Mechanically stabilized wall back drainage design. The Geosynthetic Institute’s monthly webinar series continues this Wednesday, July 10, 2013, 11:30 a.m.–1p.m. (EDT): “MSE wall back drainage design.” The importance of the topic lies in the fact that 60% of MSE wall failures with geosynthetic reinforcement are directly attributed to water within or around the reinforced soil […]

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Geosynthetics language is in new Appropriations Act

July 3rd, 2013

Letter to GMA members highlights the text included Dear GMA Members, GMA is pleased to announce that on June 25, 2013, the draft committee report for the FY2014 Transportation, HUD and Related Agencies Appropriations Act included language that specifically cited the importance of geosynthetics in highway and civil infrastructure applications. The report was made public […]

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