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Biodiversity net gain and how geosynthetics products can help make it a reality

June 21, 2023

…to be aware of it? BNG has been described by the UK Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) as “a strategy to develop land and contribute to the…

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Reducing carbon footprints: How Global Synthetics stacks up against traditional methods

June 20, 2023

…of diesel is assessed as 2.67 kgCO2e/L based on the DEFRA report (Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs, 2018). The embodied carbon of imported gravels is assumed to be…

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How to attach and terminate geomembranes on a concrete structure

June 15, 2023

…with various designs Reduced liner runout Cost-effectiveness High strength Robustness and durability Excellent leakage barrier Information courtesy of Solmax. Article written by Hermann Ng, director of technical and marketing, APAC….

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IECA webinar – From Bare Soil to Urbanization: Landcover and Runoff – June 22

June 15, 2023

…The International Erosion Control Association (IECA) and Storm Water Solutions (SWS) is presenting a webinar on June 22, 2023 – From Bare Soil to Urbanization: Landcover and Runoff….

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Why have most geotextile artificial reefs never really worked?

June 7, 2023

…only use of the Airwave design, an inflatable rubber bladder filled with sand, water and air. However, when the Airwave was installed in 2019, it immediately ripped open at the…

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Pathway to truly sustainable geotextiles

June 6, 2023

…to assist: Dr. Anita Haider (Project Manager) at RUBIO anita.haider@exipnos.de Dr.-Ing. Joachim Venus (Head) ATB Potsdam jvenus@atbpostdam.de Dr. Martina Prambauer at TCKT Martina.prambauer@tckt.at How to acquire IP for PBS geotextiles? PBS has…

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Seaman Corporation honored for commitment to community

June 5, 2023

…The Stanleys Cup is named in honor of two legendary business and civic leaders – Stanley C. Gault, former CEO of Rubbermaid and a 1948 graduate of The College of…

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Embankment reinforcement using 1750 kN/m strength geogrids

June 1, 2023

…more precisely in Florianopolis, which is the capital city of Santa Catarina, Brazil. With a length of 4,828 km (3,000 miles), BR-101 is a major Brazilian highway that runs the…

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Erosion control and infrastructure

June 1, 2023

…shoreline applications of retention and detention ponds on infrastructure projects. Mechanical unrolling attachments for RECPs are regularly used for long runs common to infrastructure projects. The attachments expedite installation time…

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The ASTM D1505 Method

June 1, 2023

…to run and expensive test method. Values to four-to-five-decimal-place accuracy are routinely obtained.  This method can be extended to high-density materials greater than one if suitably dense liquids can be…

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