• A Primer on Soil and Geotextile Filter Design for MSE Walls

    Drs. Robert and George Koerner of the Geosynthetic Institute (GSI) are no strangers to tackling chal...

    A Primer on Soil and Geotextile Filter Design for MSE Walls
  • Revisiting the Fundão Tailings Dam Failure One Year Later

    On 5 November 2015, a catastrophic tailings dam failure occurred at an iron ore mine in Brazil. The ...

    Revisiting the Fundão Tailings Dam Failure One Year Later
  • 2016 Geosynthetics Manufacturing Year in Review

    The year 2016 has seen considerable activity in geosynthetics manufacturing, despite a slow start fo...

    GSE to Expand Geonet and Geocomposite Manufacturing Capacity
  • Video Story: Waterway Restoration after Mining Activities

    The waters of the Schurenbach, a stream near Essen, Germany, formerly ran underground from the foot ...

    Video Story: Waterway Restoration after Mining Activities
  • BW Expo 2017 Offers Big Opportunities for Geosynthetics

    By Bruno Pedroni and Chris Kelsey – The BW Expo is Brazil’s most important gathering for servi...

    BW Expo 2017 Offers Big Opportunities for Geosynthetics


A Primer on Soil and Geotextile Filter Design for MSE Walls

A Primer on Soil and Geotextile Filter Design for MSE Walls

Drs. Robert and George Koerner of the Geosynthetic Institute (GSI) are no strangers to tackling challenging topics—subjects which are either difficult to motivate discussion on (e.g., failures) or difficult to document (e.g., developing and monitoring long-term studies). One of the information-sharing vehicles they’ve utilized over the years to kee...

GeoAmericas 2016 Proceedings - 3rd Pan-American Conference on Geosynthetics

Reinforcement of Soft Soil with Geogrids and Columns of Gravel for a Highway Project in Perú

Reinforcement of Soft Soil with Geogrids and Columns of Gravel for a Highway Project in Perú by C. Harmoni, E. Govea, J. Duran, P. Santos was presented at GeoAmericas 2016 (10 – 13 April 2016, Miami). ABSTRACT Foundation conditions for structures or ...

Rencontres Géosynthétiques 2017

Rencontres Géosynthétiques 2017

When: March 7, 2017 – March 9, 2017 all-day Where: Lille Grand Palais, 1 Boulevard des Cités Unies, ⚑ 59777 ⚑ Lille Grand Palais 1, France Rencontres Géosynthétiques 2017 marks the 11th biennial national conference from Comité...