Will Gates Returns to Minnesota: GCLs, Mining, and More

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On October 17, Dr. Will Gates (SmecTech Research Consulting, Monash University) wrapped up some visits in the United States with a talk organized by the Minnesota Geotechnical Society (MGS). Gates, who lives and works in Australia, was born and raised in Minnesota and has become one of the foremost experts on clays, particularly as they are or can be utilized in geosynthetic designs and materials ... »

GCLs: The Clay Minerals Society Marks 50 Years with October Event

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From 6-10 October 2013, the Clay Minerals Society will gather at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and mark a significant milestone: their 50th anniversary. The October 9 barrier session will be of particular interest to engineering and construction professionals who work with geosynthetic clay liners (GCLs). Multiple PDHs will be available to attendees. LEARN MORE AND REGISTER While the... »