• VIDEO: IGS Focuses on Sustainable Development

    It debuted in Berlin during a special session at the 10th International Conference on Geosynthetics ...

    Sustainable Development
  • VIDEO: A Profile of ClosureTurf™ at US Landfills

    Beginning with an interview from the Potola Landfill in California’s Sierra Nevada Mountains, a new ...

    ClosureTurf Video
  • Solmax Looks to Add Technical Coordinator

    Solmax, an international manufacturer of geomembranes and affiliated containment solutions, has post...

    Solmax Geosynthetics, Lixiviation Pad
  • Dr. Manuel Blanco Receives Honor from King of Spain

    The International Geosynthetics Society (IGS) has published news that the Vice President of the Span...

    Manuel Blanco, King of Spain award
  • VIDEO: Geogrid Strength and Confinement Demonstration

    terrafix® has published a video of a “TBX Biaxial Geogrid Strength and Confinement Demonstrati...

    Terrafix Biaxial Geogrid Strength


Sustainable Development

VIDEO: IGS Focuses on Sustainable Development

It debuted in Berlin during a special session at the 10th International Conference on Geosynthetics (10 ICG) late last September. Now, the International Geosynthetics Society (IGS) has started to distribute and promote its first major video project: “Geosynthetics for Sustainable Development.” The project, which was led by the IGS Education Committ...

Construction and Building Materials, Elsevier

Influence of geosynthetic type on retarding cracking in asphalt pavements

Geosynthetics are one of the most popular anti-reflective cracking systems used in asphalt pavements, although it is not clear how this reinforcement works and what are the optimum materials and installation process needed in order not to have a nega...

IGS UK 4th National Geosynthetics Symposium

IGS UK 4th National Geosynthetics Symposium

When: April 22, 2015 all-day The International Geosynthetics Society’s United Kingdom chapter, IGS UK, is pleased to announce its 4th National Geosynthetics Symposium. The theme is “Geosynthetics in Pavement Engineering: Working towards 20...