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Student Award Paper Spotlight: “The Effect of Reinforcement Position on Geogrid Reinforced Clay Liners”

In the first of a regular feature, the IGS Young Members Committee will be publishing summaries of previous IGS Student Award Papers. For this edition, “The Effect of Reinforcement Position

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Middle East & North Africa Nonwovens Symposium 2018 (Dubai, 6-7 February 2018)

During the afternoon of 7 February 2018 there will be an entire session dedicated to geotextiles and geosynthetics during the Middle East & North Africa Nonwovens Symposium 2018 (Dubai, 6-7

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IGS-NA Announces a New Webinar: Pond Liner System Design and Operation

IGS North America Presents WEBINAR: Pond Liner System Design and Operation Presented by Richard Thiel, P.E., President, Thiel Engineering Tuesday, January 30, 2018 | 1:00 – 2:30 pm EST (includes

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Vol. 33, Issue 3 of the IGS News 2017 is Now Available!

Vol. 33, Issue 3 of the IGS News 2017 is Now Available! Enjoy reading about: Call for Candidates for IGS Council: Term 2018 to 2022 IGS Awards: Call for Nominations 2014

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Case Studies: Geosynthetics solve problem at Strubens Valley, South Africa

Urgent subgrade stabilisation for a construction site access road was economically and effectively solved with Kaytech’s geotextile and geogrid at a new development for the Chamberlain Hardware Distribution Centre in

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Case Studies: Innovative access road design to reach Glenchamber Wind Farm (Scotland) on soft, peaty ground

Innovative access road design, employing Tensar’s TriAx geogrids, enabled lorries delivering turbine sections to reach the site of a new wind farm built on soft, peaty ground. The 11 turbines

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Case Studies: Temporary Slope Stabilisation, Wastewater Treatment Works Manchester, England

PROJECT SPECIFICATION As part of a Wastewater Treatment Works upgrade, a 25m x 50m storm water retention tank was to be constructed. A formation level of 14m below existing ground

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Case Studies: Subgrade Stabilization at Santa Ana, CA

THE CHALLENGE Rancho Santiago Community College District performed a parking lot expansion in the Spring of 2014 at Santa Ana College located within the City of Santa Ana, California. The

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Case Studies: Subsidiary Revetment Construction of Desilting Tunnel Zengwun Reservoir, Tainan, Taiwan, ROC

Application Zengwun reservoir had suffered from a large amount of sediment after every typhoon disaster, which seriously affects the reservoir operation. A new desilting tunnel is constructed to be the

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Report on Corporate Committee Meeting at GeoAfrica 2017 Marrakech, Morrocco, 7 October 2017

The Corporate Committee (CC) would like to take this opportunity to update you on its recent activities. The compo-sition of the current Committee membership is as follows: Committee Chair: Kent