Flood reconstruction with geosynthetics

February 16th, 2022

The use of geogrid-reinforced earth allows reconstruction of a flood-destroyed German bridge in record time. The Swistbach Bridge in Heimerzheim, Germany, was destroyed by floods in July 2021. Photograph courtesy of Heitkamp BauHolding GmbH With the increase in extreme weather events worldwide because of climate change, such as those in July 2021 in Germany (in […]

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HUESKER Group acquires NBW Mining Australia

December 14th, 2016

Germany-based HUESKER Synthetic GmbH announced in a Dec. 14 press release that is has acquired one of its long-time partners, NBW Mining Pty. Ltd. in Australia. The release noted that HUESKER and NBW have had an exclusive and professional business relationship during the past 20 years. When commenting on the acquisition HUESKER CEO, Dr. F.-Hans […]

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