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ASCE president issues statement on American Jobs Plan proposal

April 1, 2021

…connected system that is only as strong as its weakest link. The recent tragedy in Texas has brought that concept to the forefront. Beyond raising the grades, the investments proposed…

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Three very different uses of geosynthetics

April 1, 2021

…In this April/May issue of Geosynthetics magazine, our feature authors tackle three very different uses of geosynthetics with in-depth examination, testing and even a new design method. In…

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Modular geosynthetics construction

April 1, 2021

…Roseville, Minn. Modular Building Institute. www.modular.org. Stark, T. D., Hernandez, M. A., and Rohe, D. S. (2020). “Geomembrane factory and field thermally welded geomembrane seams comparison.” Geotextiles and Geomembranes, 48(4)…

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Development of a new design method for geosynthetic-reinforced RPEs

April 1, 2021

…attempted modeling the behavior of RPEs in order to provide design guidance; however, due to the variability of geometry, fill material, embankment construction, various reinforcement options, interactions between soil and…

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GMA Techline: Anchors, tie-rods and whalers

April 1, 2021

…engineer, Dean Sandri (TenCate), after the GRI-14 conference on “Hot Topics of Segmental Retaining Walls” in 2000. It uses similar technology as previously described. It needs to be said that…

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A new specification for geotextile grout filled mattresses

April 1, 2021

…this application. The result of our efforts can be found on our website (https://geosynthetic-institute.org) under specifications entitled GRI Standard GT16 “Specification for Test Methods, Properties and Frequencies of Geotextile Grout…

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Presto GeoSystems installs GEOWEB geocells under Tasmanian road

March 30, 2021

…comes in collapsed, lightweight panels making them safe and easy to handle on project sites. This case study first appeared on the Presto GeoSystems case studies website, www.prestogeo.com/case_studies ….

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IGS says geosynthetics make significant contributions toward UN Sustainable Development Goals

March 29, 2021

…more on how geosynthetics are making a difference, download the IGS Sustainability eBook (PDF) or visit the IGS’s Sustainability page. This article first appeared on the IGS website, www.geosyntheticssociety.org….

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GSI to host webinar on landfill covers

March 23, 2021

…GMA members, and $250.00 for nonmembers. Successful completion of a multiple-choice test after the webinar carries 1.5 professional development hours (PDH). For more information or to register, visit http://www.geosynthetic-institute.org/webinar.htm….

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Benefits of woven and nonwoven geotextiles

March 18, 2021

…for special uses like the protection of geomembrane lining systems against exterior or interior penetrations. Nonwoven geotextiles break down much faster than woven geotextiles because they don’t have the same…

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