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Make A Date In Your Diary With IGS

The IGS is gearing up to deliver an eclectic series of global events this year. From barriers to dams, containment to landslides, we have a range of diversely themed conferences,

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UK Symposium Seeks Sponsors And Exhibitors

Would you like to gain vital exposure at an event filled with geosynthetics experts and specifiers? The IGS UK Chapter is currently seeking sponsors and exhibitors for its forthcoming sixth

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Exciting Year Ahead For IGS Young Members

IGS Young Members are set for an incredible year in 2020! The Young Members Committee (YMC) has a diverse array of activities, programs and socials planned for next year including

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Call for Candidates for IGS Council: Term 2020 to 2024

Call for Candidates for IGS Council: Term 2020 to 2024 is open! The call for nominations will close 1 March 2020 – Don’t miss this opportunity to serve on the

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16th meeting of ISO/TC 221 ‘Geosynthetics’ and WGs 2, 3, 4, 5 & 6: Beijing, China 20 – 22 November 2019

The International technical standardization committee on Geosynthetics (ISO/TC 221) organised its annual meeting this year in Beijing, at the Regent hotel, on kind invitation of the Standardization Administration of China

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HELLENIC GEOSYNTHETICS SOCIETY (HGS) ACTIVITY REPORT

The 8th National Conference on Geotechnical Engineering was very successfully held in Athens, 6-8 November 2019 with the participation of 388 persons, including a very large percentage of students (133

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Erosion Protection With Geosynthetics – NGO Study Day, 8th Creative Session, 6 June 2019

The Netherlands Chapter of the IGS (NGO) had its eighth study day/creative session on a windy but sunny day on Dutch Kijkduin beach on 6 June 2019. The focus this

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IGS UK Announces Symposium At Soccer Stadium

The home of Manchester City Football Club will play host to the UK’s Sixth National Geosynthetics Symposium. The Etihad Stadium in the UK’s second city will welcome geosynthetics and ground

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Packed Young Members Program At IGS Regional Conferences

Young members of the IGS are set for a lively experience at two of the society’s largest conferences next year. The Young Members Committee (YMC) has created a vibrant schedule

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In Memoriam: Robert “Bob” Koerner

The Koerner Family has announced the passing of Robert M. Koerner and his wife Pauline W. Koerner. Together with Paula, Bob founded the Geosynthetics Institute (GSI) as a research organization