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IGS Technical Committee on Barrier Systems to Document Global Regulations

The International Geosynthetics Society’s (IGS) Technical Committee on Barrier Systems (TC-B) has launched a project Taskforce “Regulations” to gather an international database and resource detailing the regulations influencing the selection

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IGS Technical Committee on Barrier Systems Seeks Field Performance Summaries

The International Geosynthetics Society’s (IGS) Technical Committee on Barrier Systems (TC-B) has established a task force aimed at collecting and summarizing field performance of barrier systems. This specific task is

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Geo-Frontiers 2011 North American Geosynthetics Society Sponsored Student Paper Competition Winners

At the recent Geo-Frontiers 2011 Conference in Dallas, TX, USA, the North America Geosynthetics Society sponsored its biennial conference student paper competition. The competiton consisted of two parts. The student

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Sound Geotechnical Research to Practice

Geotechnical Special Publication Honoring the Contributions of Robert D. Holtz Edited by Armin W. Stuedlein and Barry R. Christopher In cooperation with the ASCE Seattle Section Geotechnical Group For more

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Call For Abstracts: ICGI Wollongong 2012

Dear Colleagues, The Centre for Geomechanics and Railway Engineering, University of Wollongong, Australia and the Australian Geomechanics Society (AGS) under the auspices of ISSMGE will be hosting the INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE

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The Creative Educational Initiative by IGS Peruvian Chapter

The IGS Peruvian Chapter (IGS-Perú) was founded in January, 2001, and one of its first initiatives was to create six Committees: Geomembranes, Geotextiles, Geo¬grids, Geocomposites, Educational, and Bulletin. The Educational

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The Careful Planning of the EuroGeo4 Conference by the IGS UK Chapter

A real strength of the IGS is integration of commercial and technical activities at both national and international events. IGS Conferences are unique in the scale of commercial participation that

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The Technical Committees of the IGS

Dear IGS member, Exciting new IGS technical initiatives are looming. This is because in addition to the many technical activities of the IGS Chapters, IGS Conferences, and IGS Journals, our

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Establishment and Call for Technical Committees

The IGS is dedicated to the scientific and engineering development of geosynthetics and associated technologies. In support of this aim, the IGS Council wishes to encourage and facilitate the formation

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Geosynthetics Middle East 2010

SKZ the German Plastic Institute and BMC Gulf are honored to present the 3rd International Conference GEOSYNTHETICS MIDDLE EAST 2010 Waterproofing Systems and Reinforced Structures under the patronage of Abu