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Announcement of Candidates for: IGS Council, President & Vice President – 2018 to 2022 Term Elections

The IGS, in accordance with its bylaws, will hold elections in 2018. IGS Members will have the opportunity to elect eight Council Members, a President and Vice President. Each of

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Student Award Paper Spotlight: Role of Prestress in Geogrid of Confined-Reinforced Earth Method to Mitigate Bridge Approach Settlement

Ho Manh Hung presented a paper on a new construction method, called the confined-reinforced earth (CRE) method, and won the student award competition at GeoAsia 2016. This paper presented an

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IGS-NA Announces Dr. Michael Pluimer Webinar: Introduction To Geopipe

IGS North America Presents: Introduction To Geopipe Presented by Dr. Michael Pluimer, University of Minnesota – Duluth Date: Thursday, July 12, 2018 @ 1:00 – 2:30pm EDT (includes Q&A time)

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IGS-NA Announces Markus Wilke Webinar: Erosion Control with Geosynthetics

IGS North America Presents: Erosion Control with Geosynthetics Presented by Markus Wilke, HUESKER Date: Tuesday, May 29, 2018 @ 1:00 – 2:30pm EDT (includes Q&A time) Registration Cost: $20.00* –

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IGS to Host the 1st GeoBarrier Workshop

IGS TC-B GeoBarrier Workshop 6 – 7 June 2018 | Munich Workstyle | Landwehrstraße 61 | 80336 München, Germany Costs: 180€/person Workshop Chair: Kent von Maubeuge, kvmaubeuge@naue.com Room Rates: Best

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IGS to Host 1st GeoReinforcement Workshop

IGS TC-R GeoReinforcement Workshop 4 – 5 June 2018 | Munich Workstyle | Landwehrstraße 61 | 80336 München, Germany Costs: 180€/person Workshop Chair: Gerhard  Bräu, gerhard.braeu@tum.de Room Rates: Best Western

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Vol. 34, Issue 1 of the IGS News 2018 is Now Available!

Vol. 34, Issue 1 of the IGS News 2018 is Now Available! Enjoy reading about: Announcement of Candidates for: IGS Council, President & Vice President – 2018 to 2022 Term Candidates

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Case Studies: Thessaloniki Metropolitan Railway (Greece)

Objective Thessaloniki Metro is considered as the most extensive transport project in Northern Greece underway and is expected to be completed in three construction phases. At the moment, Phase 1

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Case Studies: Stabilisation of R28 Krugersdorp Route

After assessing several different products to solve a stabilisation and drainage problem on the R28, a provincial route connecting Krugersdorp and Vereeniging in Gauteng, Calliper Consulting Engineers determined that Kaytech’s

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Case Studies: Use of Drainage Geocomposites for Dewatering Application in Phosphates Concentrator Pounds – Khourigba, Morocco

DRAINTUBE’s Function: Drainage and filtration of the sludge of the pond in order to – Increase water removal from sludge, – Limit the water consumption, – Limit the covered area