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IGS-NA Announces a New Webinar: Understanding the Role of Minimum Average Roll Values (MARV) in Geosynthetic Specifications

IGS North America Presents WEBINAR: Understanding the Role of Minimum Average Roll Values (MARV) in Geosynthetic Specifications Presented by Beth Wilbanks Tuesday, December 19, 2017 | 1:00 – 2:00pm EST

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XVI Croce Lecture – Prof. Kerry Rowe – Rome 13 December 2017

Dear Members of IGS, Since the year 2000 – just after the successful organisation of EuroGeo 2 – the Italian Geotechnical Society (Associazione Geotecnica Italiana – AGI), that includes also

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GeoAfrica 2017 Closing Program Video

  The 3rd African Regional Conference on Geosynthetics (GeoAfrica 2017) was a huge success – thank you to everyone that attended!

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IGS-NA announces Registration Open for new electrical leak location webinar series

IGS North America Presents: Electrical Leak Location Webinar Series Episode 1: Overview of Electrical Leak Location (ELL) Methods and Their Application Presented by Abigail Gilson, M.S., P.E. Date: Tuesday, November


English Version of the New Fascicle 10 Now Available!

PRESS RELEASE “General recommendations for the use of geomembranes in barrier systems” The reference text for the design, construction and site inspections Free of charge downloading on Paris, October

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Two For A Few with Yoo and Guler

  The IGS introduces Two for a Few with Dr. Fazli Erol Guler and Dr. Chungsik Yoo.


Case Studies: Using Geogrid to Mechanically Stabilise Founding Aggregate Layers on the A556 Improvement Scheme, UK

The A556 Knutsford to Bowden Improvement Scheme involved building a new offline 7.5km dual carriageway between the M6 and M56 in Cheshire, north west England, to relieve congestion and improve


Case Studies: Subgrade Stabilization for Northwest Crane in Hectorville, OK – TenCate

THE CHALLENGE In August of 2015, Cherokee Builders began construction of a trucking and crane storage yard expansion for Northwest Crane in Hectorville, OK. The geotechnical report was from the


Case Studies: Geocells Solve Mining Deadline Dilemma – Kaytech Engineered Fabrics

If not for Kaytech’s tried and tested Multi-Cell system, a Limpopo mine would not have attained one of its many deadlines. Ivanplats, lying just outside Mokopane, is a platinum-focused subsidiary


Case Studies: Dredge and Land Reclamation, Anping Harbor, Tainan, Taiwan, ROC – ACE Geosynthetics

Application Anping harbor has been used for 36 years; the original design is now inadequate, so was required to build new facilities. In addition, dredging the harbor was also an