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IGS Peru Postpones GeoIngenieria 2020

A unique three-day conference in Lima this August has been rescheduled because of the COVID-19 disruption. Health and safety concerns have led to the postponement of the inaugural GeoIngenieria 2020,

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GeoAmericas 2020 – It will be awesome!

  Together, in October we’ll celebrate the overcoming of this adversity in Rio de Janeiro    Everything is already set up to make the Conference a memorable one. April

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Geosynthetics: a force for good?

Striving for a more sustainable future on Earth Day 2020 The Blue Planet effect, international newspaper campaigns and global climate change activists have accelerated the world’s focus on sustainability. Today,

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UK Chapter Symposium Postponed

The UK Chapter’s two-day conference exploring geosynthetics in Containment Engineering and Brownfield Remediation has been moved to next year. The disruption caused by the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic prevents organizers going

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10 Questions With… Ian D. Peggs

Materials scientist Dr Ian D. Peggs has been involved with geosynthetics for more than 40 years. His company I-CORP has been an IGS Corporate Member since 2006. In 1994 he

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SAVE THE DATE: 7th Asian Regional Geosynthetic Conference (GeoAsia7)

Dear Friends, It is my great happiness to inform you that the 7th Asian Regional Geosynthetic Conference (GeoAsia7) will be held on March 01-04, 2021 at the Taipei International Conference Center (TICC),

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New Dates Set For GeoAmericas 2020!

  4th Pan-American Conference On Geosynthetics | 26 – 29 October 2020 | Brazil GeoAmericas 2020, the 4th Pan-American Geosynthetics Conference has been postponed to 26-29 October 2020 due to

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Engaging Young Engineers In South Africa

The IGS Chapter in South Africa, known as the Geosynthetic Interest Group of South Africa, or GIGSA, features in our inaugural edition of Chapter Chat, the first of a regular

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IGS Launches New Publication – Chapter Chat

Stay up-to-date with all the latest news from the IGS’s worldwide chapters with the launch of Chapter Chat, a new quarterly round-up of news and views. Our chapters are the

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Sustainability Focus At EuroGeo 7

Sustainability will be the subject of a special session organized by IGS officers at the largest geosynthetics conference in Europe. Geosynthetics’ place in the circular economy will be discussed at