EC 2016 early-bird savings
November 9th, 2015
Attendees can save up to $200 with early-bird pricing for the 2016 edition of IECA’s Environmental Connection conference and trade show by registering before Dec. 11, 2015. EC-’16 will be held at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas, Feb. 16–19, 2016.
Amendment adds “geosynthetic materials” to 2015 transportation bill
November 5th, 2015
U.S. Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.) is shown endorsing the amendment by Rep. Chuck Fleischmann (R-Tenn.) that supports the use of innovative technologies, including geosynthetic materials. Their comments were made Nov. 3 during debate in the House regarding the 2015 transportation bill. The amendment passed by voice vote.
Four new engineering business managers at TenCate
November 3rd, 2015
Baillie, Castro, Nesbit, Broissin named to regional positions In an Oct. 30 press release, Pendergrass, Ga.-based TenCate Geosynthetics Americas announced the appointments of four new regional engineering business managers: Brian Baillie, Nathalia Castro, Brock Nesbit, and Juan Pablo Broissin. Brian Baillie has joined TenCate Geosynthetics as the engineering business manager for the company’s south central […]
Geotechnical Frontiers 2017
November 2nd, 2015
Save the dates and meet the deadlines Conference theme The theme of Geotechnical Frontiers 2017 is “Innovation and Collaboration in Technology and Practice.” The conference will feature four days of technical programming, including short courses, panel discussions, and paper presentations. The objective of the event is to share new developments in geotechnical engineering technologies. Call […]