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CQA Week at TRI Envrionmental

Improve Your Business with CQA Week Training

CQA Week was established 10 years ago to provide technically advanced but immediately implementable, revenue-generating expertise for geotechnical engineering businesses. The focus is on providing the type of training that will keep companies (and regulators) ahead of the field. Held twice per year, CQA Week will next take place 13 – 17 October 2014 in Austin, Texas at the TRI Environmental campus... »

GeoAmericas 2016
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GeoAmericas 2016 Call for Proposals

GeoAmericas 2016—the 3rd Pan-American Conference on Geosynthetics—will be held at the Lowes Hotel on South Beach in Miami, Florida 11 – 16 April 2016. The event will continue the quadrennial GeoAmericas tradition of excellence, providing a forum for engineers, practitioners and academe from the Americas to explore current and future potential applications for geosynthetics. The Call for Proposals ... »

Huesker Fortrac Geogrids
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Geogrid Earns Environmental Product Declaration for First Time

Sustainability is becoming an increasingly important issue in the construction industry. At the same time, sustainable building also involves the use of sustainable building materials. As the first manufacturer of geosynthetics, HUESKER Synthetic GmbH based in Gescher, Germany, has been awarded the Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) for its geogrid Fortrac® T by the IBU – Institute Constructi... »

Geosynthetics Excel in Louisiana Trafficking Study
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Geosynthetics Excel in Louisiana Trafficking Study

By TenCate Geosynthetics - The Louisiana Transportation Research Center (LTRC) recently completed phase 1 of a full-scale trafficking study that included Mirafi® RS580i. The phase 1 research results were recently presented at an ASCE conference in a paper titled “Use of Geosynthetics for Reinforcing/Stabilizing Unpaved Roads under Full-Scale Truck Axle Loads” (Tang, Abu-Farsakh, Hanand... »

Ace Geosynthetics EcoPark
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ACE Introduces an Online Geosynthetics EcoPark

The official website of the ACE Geosynthetics EcoPark is now online. Readers are able to explore the park virtually anytime and anywhere while gaining knowledge about geosynthetics. Geosynthetic products have been in the market for decades. However, many people still do not know what geosynthetics are and what they can do for engineering and construction. The application of geosynthetics can provi... »

Jay Sprague, IECA
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Sprague Earns IECA 2015 Most Distinguished Technical Paper Award

Denver, Colo. – The International Erosion Control Association Region One (IECA) has announced that “Evaluating Floating Surface Skimmers” has been named the winner of the Most Distinguished Technical Paper Award for Environmental Connection 2015. This award honors the presenters who have demonstrated excellence within the content of their Environmental Connection technical presentation... »

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