GSI to host webinar on geosynthetics in paved and unpaved roads

November 22, 2020

The Geosynthetic Institute (GSI) will sponsor a webinar, “Geosynthetics used in paved and unpaved roads,” on December 2, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. EST. Geosynthetic Materials Association (GMA) member companies and their employees receive discounted rates on all GSI webinar and short course registrations. Beginning in the 1930s, geotextiles and later geogrids have been …

TRB webinar: Celebrating TRB’s centennial by exploring the future of transportation research

November 3, 2020

What is the future of transportation research and what is TRB’s role in that future? Learn from our panel of experts about how the scale and scope of TRB’s activities expanded steadily over the last 100 years, and what we might expect in the transportation field during the next 100 years. Join us on Thursday, …

2020 GMA Virtual Lobby Day registration now open

October 22, 2020

As we continue to deal with the implications of the pandemic, the Geosynthetic Materials Association (GMA) is making every effort to maintain our influence with federal and state governments to position our industry for success. We have been successful in connecting virtually with individual congressional members during these “shelter in” months. With this success we …

GSI to host webinar on QA/QC of waste containment systems

October 21, 2020

The Geosynthetic Institute (GSI) will sponsor a webinar, “Quality Control/Quality Assurance (QA/QC) of Waste Containment Systems,” on November 4, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. EST. Geosynthetic Materials Association (GMA) member companies and their employees receive discounted rates on all GSI webinar and short course registrations. This presentation focuses on geosynthetics used in containment systems. …

Last chance to register for the GMA Virtual Waste Containment System Design Seminar 2020

October 16, 2020

There is still time to register for the Virtual Waste Containment System Design Seminar. This event will take place Oct. 20–22, 2020, in a three-day webinar format series. Experience all the benefits of the in-person event virtually from the comfort of your own location. Download the event flyer here. For more information or to register, visit …

GSI to host webinar on soil consolidation using wick drains

October 12, 2020

The Geosynthetic Institute (GSI) will sponsor a webinar, “Soil Consolidation Using Wick Drains, aka PVDs.” on October 28, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. EDT. Geosynthetic Materials Association (GMA) member companies and their employees receive discounted rates on all GSI webinar and short course registrations. Wick drains, also called prefabricated vertical drains (PVDs), consist of …

Webinar series to examine global erosion case studies

October 5, 2020

Join IECA for the Challenge Meets Opportunity: Global Erosion Control Case Studies web series to explore the world’s challenges in erosion control and how innovation and collaboration has led to success. Learn from industry leaders throughout the world as they tackle erosion control to continue to provide clean water and care for the environment. November …

GSI to host webinar on stabilization of slopes with nailed or anchored geosynthetics

October 2, 2020

The Geosynthetic Institute (GSI) will sponsor a webinar, “In-Situ Stabilization of Soil Slopes Using Nailed or Anchored Geosynthetics,” on October 21, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. EDT. Geosynthetic Materials Association (GMA) member companies and their employees receive discounted rates on all GSI webinar and short course registrations. The sliding of soil slopes in the …

Connect with new customers as an exhibitor at IFAI Virtual Expo

October 1, 2020

IFAI Virtual Expo is a month away and there is still time to become an exhibitor. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to connect with potential new customers in this time where travel is limited. By becoming an exhibitor at IFAI Virtual Expo you will be able to showcase your products and services, have real-time conversations with …

Leister Technologies LLC offers free geosynthetics welding webinar

September 24, 2020

Leister Technologies presents a free Geosynthetics Webinar on Oct. 7, 2020, at 11 a.m. CST, covering the latest technological advancements that are used to improve overall quality on geomembranes welded in various applications. As the demand for better quality control and quality assurance increases, Leister offers operators the latest technology to capture, analyze and share …