Machine-learning model doubles accuracy of global landslide “nowcasts”

June 15th, 2021

Every year, landslides—the movement of rock, soil and debris down a slope—cause thousands of deaths and billions of dollars in damages. Because terrain, characteristics of the rocks and soil, weather and climate all contribute to landslide activity, accurately identifying the areas most at risk at any given time can be an uphill battle. Early warning […]

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NAUE launches design software for temporary working platforms

June 10th, 2021

The geosynthetics manufacturer NAUE is offering new design software on its website. The NAUE Platform Software provides a quick and simple design tool for geogrid-stabilized and -reinforced working platforms. The correct design of working platforms is decisive for the stability and the operational safety on the platform. For the use of heavy construction equipment, such […]

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Naue offers calculation and mining info

November 18th, 2015

Two new offerings from Germany-based Naue GmbH & Co. KG: SecuCalc 2.2 software, which provides “a generic calculation” for unpaved base reinforcement with its geogrids. A new document, “Mining and Geosynthetics,” that profiles mining applications and how geosynthetic materials “can help mining engineers and owners achieve their goals.” According to the Naue press release, SecuCalc […]

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