Geotextile covers preserve glacier resources

August 1, 2022  |  Case Studies

In Austria, glaciers are considered a national treasure. During summer, glaciers are covered with geotextiles to preserve the natural ice and snow from the winter season. This minimizes energy expenditures for the production of artificial snow.
‘Living breakwaters’ protect Staten Island’s shoreline

June 1, 2022  |  Case Studies

Erosion-stable road embankments: Design and selection of system solutions

May 19, 2022  |  Case Studies, News

Erosion often occurs on road embankments when there is a strong and constant impact of precipitation due to local weather phenomena. Likewise, dry periods cause the soil to hold together no longer in agglomerates due to a lack of cohesion of the soil particles but to fall apart. In the next step, hi…
Coastal protection with geosynthetics

April 15, 2022  |  Case Studies

Naue GmbH & Co. geotextile containers and geotextiles offer coastal protection with geosynthetics along the shoreline of Thorpe, England.
Geosynthetic protective dam eliminates rockfall hazards

April 13, 2022  |  Case Studies, Products

After rockfall onto a parking lot in the Stubaital region of Austria, a geosynthetic protective dam defended the area from further damage.
Choosing soil stabilization geosynthetics

April 12, 2022  |  Case Studies

For a Seattle road over marshland, the contractor chose a Tensar International Corp. geogrid for soil stabilization.
Geogrid embankment reinforcement at South African oil tank farm

April 6, 2022  |  Case Studies

Naue GmbH & Co provides geogrid embankment reinforcement for the new Oil Tanking MOGS Saldanha crude oil storage facility in South Africa.
Geocells for Suriname mine haul roads

March 28, 2022  |  Case Studies, News

Presto Geosystems deploys the GEOWEB Cellular Confinement System geocells for Suriname gold mine haul roads.
Engineered earth with greywater systems

March 10, 2022  |  Case Studies

Propex incorporates a system of engineered earth with greywater irrigation on slope at residential site in Malibu, Calif.
Free Geosynthetics Conference archive launches

February 25, 2022  |  Case Studies, IFAI Events

The conference’s organizers have made available 1,500 white papers and dozens of videos in the online, free Geosynthetics Conference archive.