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Inspecting a six-year-old geomembrane

April 14, 2022

…Corp. first published a video case history about the application and installation at the time, along with some observations about the installation process itself. Then after 18 months of service,…

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Selecting a textured geomembrane

April 11, 2022

…and the layer in contact with soil or other geotextiles requires different types of surfaces (smooth or textured) for different applications. Installation of a geomembrane and the product´s mechanical properties are heavily…

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MSE retaining wall drainage and pile obstructions

April 5, 2022

…volume of a retaining wall can present challenges for retaining wall designers and installers. However, there are proven measures that can be taken with coordination by the civil engineer, structural…

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Complex geosynthetic liner system for the 70 Ranch Raw Water Reservoir

April 1, 2022

…Site weather  Eastern Colorado plains experience high winds/wind events/rain events Installation in hot summer and cold winter conditions High surface temperatures that will affect wrinkling/distortionof material • Construction means and…

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Welding HDPE geomembranes with biogas present

April 1, 2022

…lifted above it. This is dangerous work: Please exercise extreme caution. I know of an inexperienced installer killed attempting this repair. When successful, it is carried out in the following…

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Ultralightweight foamed glass aggregate as MSE wall backfill

April 1, 2022

…Entities including the Federal Highway Administration’s National Highway Institute (NHI 2009) and the National Concrete Masonry Association (NCMA 2010) have published leading resources. There are frequent instances where the subsurface…

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Geosynthetics for stormwater tank encapsulation

March 31, 2022

…have recently become a standard practice in many North American cities. These tanks are easy to install and are designed to allow runoff water to infiltrate or be retained to…

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All about geotextiles

March 17, 2022

…which is necessary to prevent construction damage during the installation and placement of filling materials with sealing equipment. Woven geotextiles usually have very low puncture resistance and often (obscure) injuries…

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Engineered earth with greywater systems

March 10, 2022

…LLC FIGURE 1 Initial installation of the ARMORMAX 75 Slope Stability System in Malibu, Calif. Photograph courtesy of Propex Operating Co. LLC The increasing need for sustainable design coupled with droughts…

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‘Geosynthetics Super Bowl’

February 11, 2022

…Inglewood, Calif., the Reinforced Earth Co’s 100 foot (30.5 m) tall MSE wall was installed as a stress relief wall around the stadium footprint, forming a “bowl” for the main…

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