Webinar – Migrating from the Simplified Method to the AASHTO Stiffness Method for Internal Stability Design of MSE Walls – July 18

June 18, 2024  |  News

Fabricated Geomembrane Institute (FGI) presents the webinar – Migrating from the Simplified Method to the AASHTO Stiffness Method for Internal Stability Design of MSE Walls – on July 18, 2024 at noon CDT. Pre-recordings are also available: July 19, 2024 at Noon AEST (Pre-recorded – Aus…
Webinar – Sustainable Solutions: Harnessing Shredded Wood for Rights of Way Stabilization – June 26

June 17, 2024  |  News

The International Erosion Control Association (IECA) presents the webinar – Sustainable Solutions: Harnessing Shredded Wood for Rights of Way Stabilization – June 26, 2024 at 11 a.m. MT. The presenter is Lauren Atteberry, Environmental Specialist, II, of Georgia Transmission (GTC) and you ca…
Layfield named one of Canada’s best managed companies for 8th consecutive year

June 17, 2024  |  News

Layfield was recently recognized for its industry-leading performance, its global business practices, and its sustained growth by receiving the prestigious 2024 Canada’s Best Managed Companies award. Celebrating over 30 years, Canada’s Best Managed Companies program awards excellence in private …
State DOT projects receive 2024 environmental awards

June 14, 2024  |  News

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) awarded 2024 Environmental Excellence Awards (EEAs) to several state departments of transportation projects and programs. Those awards were handed out at the joint meeting of the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) Com…
Benefits of reinforced coated fabrics and geomembranes in biogas and biodigester applications

June 13, 2024  |  News

Reinforced geomembranes are becoming increasingly popular in the biogas and biodigester industry due to their effectiveness in containing gases and liquids, preventing leaks, and ensuring the durability of the systems. Biogas and biodigester applications involve the storage and processing …
Leadership changes at Department of Transportation and Environmental Quality

June 12, 2024  |  News

Montana Governor Greg Gianforte has announced the appointments of Chris Dorrington as director of the Montana Department of Transportation (MDT) and of Sonja Nowakowski as director of the Montana Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ). “Chris Dorrington is a changemaker,” Gov. Gianforte said.…
Solmax president and CEO stepping down, company gearing up for new growth cycle

June 11, 2024  |  News

Over the past 40 years, Quebec-based Solmax has established itself as the global leader in geosynthetic products. Over that time, geosynthetics have grown into an essential material for constructing sustainable infrastructure. Today, Solmax stands as a robust company, poised for a new cycle of growt…
GEOWEB Slope Protection System: Surface slide repair of dam

June 10, 2024  |  News

Lake Overcup, located north of Morrillton in Conway County, Ark., is a hidden gem for fishing enthusiasts. Notorious for its crappie honeyholes, this lake not only attracts avid anglers, but also big game hunters, bird enthusiasts, and those just seeking a serene and tranquil retreat. On the 1,025-a…
TRI Environmental acquires Laboratorium IBB, opens TRI Europe

June 7, 2024  |  News

TRI Environmental, Inc. (TRI), a global leader in geosynthetic and geosynthetic system testing, announces the acquisition of Laboratorium IBB, and has opened as TRI Europe. This strategic move bolsters TRI’s commitment to excellent customer service that is responsive to the European region, mainta…
WOCA announces 2024 award recipients

June 6, 2024  |  News

The recipients of the World of Coal Ash (WOCA) 2024 awards have been announced. WOCA would like to send congratulations to each of these award recipients and a hearty thank you to all the judges: WOCA Student Poster Award – sponsored by the American Coal Ash Association Educational Foundation (ACA…