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Abstracts due for IECA 2008

April 1, 2007

…available online at www.ieca.org. All abstracts must be submitted through the IECA Web site by April 30, 2007. Notification of abstract approval will be sent June 4, 2007. If selected,…

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Further clarifications on GRS construction

April 1, 2007

…facing blocks were lightweight split-face concrete units frictionally connected to the GRS mass between the sheets of geotextile without the need for a vendor approved mechanical connection system. Furthermore, the…

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GRI-20 conference: A retrospective

April 1, 2007

…those interested in that paper could ask advanced questions. The proceedings of the GRI-20 Conference are available on CD from the IFAI bookstore. Contact: www.bookstore.ifai.com and click on “GRI-20 Proceedings.”…

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Richardson company now has new name

April 1, 2007

…Richardson, a long-time member of Geosynthetics magazine’s Editorial Advisory Committee, remains on the RSG staff as a principal and senior consultant. For more information on RSG, go to: www.rsgengineers.com….

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Geomembrane raincoat liners in the mining heap leach industry

April 1, 2007

…MSW Management magazine, www.mswmanagement.com , pp. 72-77. Smith, M.E., “Leach Pad Technology Deals with Weather,” Mining Engineering, November 1996. Smith, M.E., Orman, M. and Queja, C., “Copper Heap Leaching—A Case…

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Five-year CalTrans freeway project is nearing completion in San Diego

February 1, 2007

…retaining wall more than 65 ft. high that will be completely vegetated. Geosynthetics CalTrans required extensive laboratory testing of the geosynthetic materials before they could be approved for use in…

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Massive mining evaporation ponds constructed in Chilean desert

February 1, 2007

…field PVC geomembrane seam. The elimination of destructive samples from the production liner is noteworthy and should be adopted in other applications. After the field seams are tested and approved,…

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ECTC’s updated technical manual now available

February 1, 2007

…Testing Procedures for Rolled Erosion Control Products,” can be found on ECTC’s Web site, www.ectc.org under the “Testing” category in the “Documents & Tools” section. The document was originally developed…

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Junction-strength requirements for roadway design, construction

February 1, 2007

…Geogrids; and Section Two: Geotextiles,” prepared for AASHTO by the Geosynthetic Materials Association (formerly the IFAI Geotextile Division), www.gmanow.com Perkins, S.W., Christopher, B.R., Cuelho, E.L., Eiksund, G.R., Hoff, I., Schwartz,…

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IAGI’s Approved Installation Contractor information online

October 1, 2006

…an engineer-specified designation, AIC, can now find complete program details and submittal form online at www.iagi.org. Developed from dialogs with member installers, member suppliers, outside experts in the containment field,…

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