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Orton expands production of flat geogrids

August 18, 2009

…OJSC Orton, a subsidiary of SIBUR, Moscow, Russia, has expanded its production of flat geogrids by opening a new manufacturing facility in Kemerovo, Russia. The plant, which has…

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IAGI certified welding technician course, Romanian style

August 1, 2009

…I asked Laurie Honnigford if there was any company in Eastern Europe that might want to run a CWT certification course. Iridex, in Bucharest, Romania, she said immediately. So we…

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Erosion-control mix rebuilds Clyde’s creekbank

August 1, 2009

…with streambank slopes steeper than 1:1 and vertical bank heights of 11ft (Photo 2). Destruction from the hurricanes allowed excessive amounts of runoff to rush through this channel at a…

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History, development, and future prospects for geosynthetics industries in China (Part 1 of 2)

August 1, 2009

…the academic communication and market education between China and the rest of the world. 1.2 Classification of geosynthetics Currently, there are no unified classification rules and there is no significant…

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Agricultural applications for geosynthetics

July 24, 2009

…Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) and permit regulations for large Confined Animal Feeding Operations (CAFOs) was issued by the U.S. Environmetal Protection Agency (EPA) as a final ruling and became effective…

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Silt fence applications for geosynthetics

July 24, 2009

…pollutant. Other pollutants such as fertilizers, pesticides, oil and grease make stormwater runoff our most common cause of water pollution. In the United States, the Environmental Protection Agency has created…

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Characterization of textured geomembranes predictive of interface properties

June 1, 2009

…y-axis (left side) are the results of a direct shear test with a overburden pressure run in accordance with ASTM 5321. In Figure 10, the secondary y-axis (right side) charts…

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GMA Lobby Day helps U.S. Congress connect with geosynthetics

June 1, 2009

…and Rudy Barry (Kemp Partners) with Perrin Cooke, Legislative Assistant for Sen. Kay Hagan(D-N.C.). John Henderson and Lee Bryan (TenCate) and Tom Worrall (Whitmer & Worrall) with Chris Cook, Legislative…

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Project helps open Pennsylvania freeway

April 1, 2009

…in construction, more than 600,000m3 of iron pyrite rock were excavated. When iron pyrite is exposed to air and precipitation, the potential for acidic runoff or acid rock drainage (ARD)…

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Finland mine features bituminous geomembrane liner

April 1, 2009

…The liner is at the Kittilä Gold Mine in northern Finland. By Bertrand Breul, Mikko Huru, Anton Palolahti Abstract This article will describe the mine in general, including…

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