Raven salt gradient solar pond geomembrane for distilling brine water

September 30, 2021  |  Case Studies, Products

Freshwater supplies are a worldwide issue for many areas in relation to access and availability. Geosynthetics have long been a significant factor in environmental water containment solutions. Solar Power & Water pond systems are designed and marketed to address freshwater shortages, agricultura…
The importance of correctly protecting EPS geofoam blocks

September 29, 2021  |  News, Products

Construction-grade expanded polystyrene, better known as EPS geofoam, is the go-to material for a variety of applications due to its low weight and superior properties. Today, it’s used in building foundations, landscaping, road construction, bridges and numerous other applications.  EPS geof…
Resilient flood mitigation protects Louisiana levee system

September 24, 2021  |  Case Studies, Products

By Lee Pierce, Vice President of Engineered Systems and Business Development, Propex Operating Co. LLC Sixteen years to the day after Hurricane Katrina slammed into Louisiana, Hurricane Ida made landfall just 40 miles (64 km) down the coast. In addition to their date and location, these storms …
Flowfinity white paper discusses how engineers can digitize workflows to drive project success

September 23, 2021  |  Products

Canadian company Flowfinity Wireless Inc., a leading no-code platform for business workflow automation, released a white paper detailing how engineers can better manage their project data collection and reporting by leveraging custom applications. Forward-thinking engineers understand the value in r…
Presto slope protection system beautifies new Olympics museum

September 22, 2021  |  Case Studies, Products

Every year, visitors from around the world travel to Colorado Springs, Colo., to hike the 130 miles (209 km) of trails or drive through the twisting canyons and winding mountain passes. But Colorado Springs now has much more to add to the trip itinerary. In 2012, the Colorado Springs City of Champio…
Layfield Geosynthetics and SKAPS Industries release GeoVolt conductive geocomposite

September 20, 2021  |  Products

Layfield Geosynthetics and SKAPS Industries are pleased to announce the release of GeoVolt, a revolutionary patented conductive geocomposite that makes electrical leak location simpler and more efficient with almost any type of geomembrane. GeoVolt is delivered in rolls and placed directly under the…
HUESKER introduces new geotextile bag product and provides coastal protection with geotextile container systems

September 17, 2021  |  Products

Large-format tubes and bags as effective erosion protection for banks, coasts and harbors In the era of climate change, sea level rise and an increasing number of extreme weather events, not only new strategies and solution concepts are required but also alternative, new construction materials. Sust…
Using geosynthetics in mining heap leach pads

September 13, 2021  |  News, Products

Industrial mining is essential in our tech-driven world. The need to create more efficient and cost-effective solutions has led to the rising popularity of a large-scale mining technique called heap leaching. Heap leaching utilizes chemical reactions to separate desired minerals from raw ore. The te…
Dow launches new HDPE geomembrane resin

September 10, 2021  |  Products

Dow is now offering INTREPID 2499 Bimodal HDPE Resin for geomembranes. Geomembranes offer a critical line of defense against chemicals, toxins and other harmful materials entering the earth’s soil and water. By forming a barrier that helps prevent the transmission of contaminants, they play an ess…
Geosynthetics solve the unique needs of wind energy projects

September 7, 2021  |  News, Products