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My Engineer Life With… Isuri Arunika Weerasinghe

Hi Isuri, please tell us a bit about yourself. Hi! I’m 30, a Geotechnical Engineer at CMW Geosciences, a geotechnical consultancy firm, based in Brisbane, Australia. Please share your career

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Did You Know: Geosynthetics and Flood Protection

Did You Know… geosynthetics prevent floods and protect lives, livelihoods and property? Changes in weather patterns are one of the principal effects of climate change. We are now seeing more

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50 Years Commemorative Session of the Journal GEOTECNIA, 20-21 September, Lisbon, Portugal

The Portuguese Geotechnical Society (SPG) celebrates the 50th anniversary of GEOTECNIA Journal (together with the Brazilian and Spanish geotechnical associations – ABMS and SEMSIG), with an event that will take place on


Out Now! Chapter Chat Summer 2021

Dive into the new edition of Chapter Chat – your essential guide to the latest news from global IGS chapters. Our latest issue focuses on the Asia region where you

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Sustainability eBook Now In Portuguese!

A Portuguese version of the IGS Sustainability eBook has become the eighth translated edition of the popular publication. It follows versions in German, Italian, Chinese, Spanish, Turkish, Japanese and French,

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Drainage Geocomposites Webinar

Tap into the latest practices for testing, designing and specifying drainage geocomposites at an IGS UK webinar next week. Eric Blond of EB Consultants will speak on ‘The design of

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Iranian Webinar: The Role of Geosynthetic Liners with Dr. R. Kerry Rowe

The Iranian chapter of the IGS is pleased to announce their next technical webinar entitled “The Role of Geosynthetic Liners: Minimizing Leakage and Contaminant Impact”. In this webinar, Dr. R. Kerry

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IGS Opens Call to Host 13th ICG in 2026

Dear IGS Colleagues, Today we are opening the call for bids to host the 13th International Conference on Geosynthetics (ICG) in 2026. Could your Chapter or organization be the successful bidder to

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TC-B Interface Shear Testing Webinar

Improve your understanding of interface shear testing at a talk by geosynthetics testing expert Gary T. Torosian. Mr Torosian will speak on ‘Successfully specifying, performing and interpreting interface shear tests’

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Book Now For IGS ‘Big Four’ Conferences

Get a front-row seat on the latest developments in geosynthetics by signing up for one of the IGS’s major conferences.  Face-to-face participation returns to the conference calendar as organizers continue