About Geosynthetica - A Geosynthetics Engineering PublicationA geosynthetics engineering publication serving the global geotechnical community since 1999

Geosynthetica delivers project stories, construction documents, news, event coverage, and other practical and technical resources to the larger geotechnical engineering and construction fields. As a geosynthetics engineering publication, we focus on the proper use and selection of geosynthetic materials around the world. Our global website audience, which has surpassed 750,000 annual users, includes licensed civil engineers, regulators, contractors, installers, CQA professionals, and facility owners involved with geotechnical applications.

Key topics of regular coverage include waste management, mining, water resources, sustainability, transportation engineering, environmental protection and remediation, erosion and sediment control, specification, alternative energy, other affiliated design sectors, and geosynthetics-related construction equipment.

Geosynthetica is part of a family of geosynthetics-related digital publications:

  • Geosynthetica – Our original, English-language geosynthetics engineering publication. Founded 1999.
  • GeosIndex – Open access to searchable, sortable geosynthetic material data. More than 60,000 searches were conducted in 2016. Founded 2012.
  • Geosynthetica Brazil – A Portuguese-language publication with a São Paulo-based editor. Focused specifically on Brazil’s geosynthetics market. Founded 2014.
  • Geosynthetica Latin America – A publication focused on geosynthetics in the Spanish-speaking Americas. Editorial support is provided from Colombia and the United States with contributors from throughout the region. Founded 2016.

For editorial guidelines, please contact the international editor, Chris Kelsey, chris@geosynthetica.net.

For advertising, product listing, and buyer’s guide presence information in any of our publications, please contact Andre Lacerda, andre@geosynthetica.net.

Translation and affiliated marketing services are available.


Heidi Hanson

Heidi Hanson
Web Design
Minneapolis, MN
+1 561 570 1103

Chris Kelsey

Chris Kelsey
Saint Paul, MN
+1 561 570 1079

Andre Lacerda

Andre Lacerda
Sales Executive
Jupiter, FL
+1 561 570 1061

Elizabeth Peggs

Elizabeth Peggs
Jupiter, FL
+1 561 768 9487


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