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10 Questions With… Preston Kendall

Increasing young member engagement is a key priority for the IGS. Preston Kendall spearheads this goal for the Australasian Chapter of the IGS (ACigs). Here he shares his thoughts on

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Inspiring Topics At ISGPEG 2021

Wall design, dams and liners will be explored in detail by the prestigious speakers of the forthcoming ISGPEG 2021 conference. Dr Richard J. Bathurst, Dr. Daniele Cazzuffi and Dr Kerry

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IGS Chapter Focus: Greece

Prestigious highway and airport projects will occupy the Greek geosynthetics industry over the coming years. Ioannis N. Markou, Vice President of the Greek Chapter of the IGS, known as the

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IGS Chile Collaborates With GSI

Vital information about geosynthetics will receive a wider audience thanks to an IGS Chile initiative. A new collaboration initiated by IGS Chile with the Geosynthetic Institute (GSI) allows the Chapter

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The Giroud Lecture – A Speaker’s Perspective

The renowned Giroud Lecture has been a pioneering platform for geosynthetics education for nearly 30 years. Named in honor of J.P. Giroud, it has seen some of the most experienced

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10 Questions With… Ian Fraser

There is much more to being IGS Treasurer than budgets and spreadsheets. Ian Fraser explains his wide-ranging role and why he thinks sustainability and education are key priorities for the

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Focus On Resilience For 12th ICG

The resiliency benefits of geosynthetics will be in the spotlight at the 12th International Conference on Geosynthetics (ICG). The ICG is held every four years and will next take place

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Geotextiles and Geomembranes: Best Papers 2019

Following the Editorial Board meeting held in Yokohama in September 2006, it was decided that it would be desirable to recognise some of the best papers published in Geotextiles and

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10 Questions With… Pietro Rimoldi

An IGS member for more than three decades and recently re-elected for a fourth term to the IGS Council, Pietro Rimoldi has seen many firsts in the development of the

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Sustainability eBook Now In Chinese!

A translated version of the IGS eBook on sustainability is now available in Chinese. The original eBook, called Preparing the ground for a brighter future, was launched to coincide with Earth