The IGS Foundation is pleased to announce the election, by the IGS Council, of Kent von Maubeuge to the IGS Foundation Board of Trustees.
The IGS Foundation welcomes Kent von Maubeuge to the Board of Trustees. Kent has been involved in the geosynthetics industry for more than 30 years. Across these decades, von Maubeuge has been a strong advocate for geosynthetics. He has served actively with various engineering professional associations and standards bodies, such as DIN, CEN, ISO, The Geosynthetic Institute and ASTM International. He has also served on the IGS Council, helped establish the IGS Technical Committee on Barrier Systems, and contributed numerous papers and lectures to technical conferences and professional societies around the world. For more than 20 years, he has lectured on engineering at the University of Applied Sciences in Ostwestfalen-Lippe and for the past 8 years he has also lectured at the University of Applied Sciences in Bielefeld. He is a leader in the geosynthetics industry and his participation will help the Foundation and our industry grow and advance.
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