Geotechnical Frontiers presents: GeoCharlotte 2016

July 6, 2016

Thursday, October 20, 2016 Charlotte Convention Center, Charlotte N.C. 8 a.m.–12 p.m.: Three Concurrent Short Courses Ethics for Engineers (TBD) Geoprofessional Business Association (invited) Geosynthetics in Drainage and Filtration Applications Instructor: Barry R. Christopher, Ph.D., P.E. Geosynthetics have been traditionally used as drains and filters for decades (e.g., in trench drains, cutoff drains, retaining wall …

IGS relocates EuroGeo6 conference to Slovenia

July 5, 2016

Following the deadly June 28 bombing at Istanbul Atatürk Airport, the Turkish Chapter of the International Geosynthetics Society (IGS) announced July 5 that the new venue is Ljubljana, Slovenia. Dr. Erol Güler, chairman of the Turkish Chapter of the IGS and EuroGeo6, identified the capital of Slovenia as the new venue. His message from July …