• REVIEW: Environmental Connection 2015 – New Format, Excellent Benefits

    By Elizabeth Peggs – I confess that when I heard “February in Portland” I quietly ...

    Conference Review - Environmental Connection 2015
  • Queen’s University Engineering Student Wins NAGS Paper Award

    By L. David Suits - The North American Geosynthetics Society’s (NAGS) 2015 Student Paper Award...

    Queen's University Engineering Student Dan Jones
  • Geotechnical Software Tools from Maccaferri

    In its February 2015 newsletter, international geosynthetics and affiliated civil technologies manuf...

    Maccaferri Geotechnical Software Tools
  • High-Strength Geotextiles Flex Their Muscle

    Geotextiles have been developed and installed in civil engineering projects since the 1950s. Largely...

    High-Strength Geotextiles in Infrastructure
  • Toepfer Publishes Book on CQA and Geosynthetics Installation

    Glen Toepfer’s years in construction quality assurance (CQA) have brought him to a diverse ran...

    CQA of Geosynthetics Installations by Glen W. Toepfer


Conference Review - Environmental Connection 2015

REVIEW: Environmental Connection 2015 – New Format, Excellent Benefits

By Elizabeth Peggs – I confess that when I heard “February in Portland” I quietly questioned a few things about the International Erosion Control Association’s (IECA Region One) 2015 conference! My reservations were immediately offset by the second part of the same announcement: IECA had opted to co-locate its 2015 Environmental C...

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...