GCL Transforms Australian Quarry into Landfill

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By NAUE – An Australian quarry became of the country’s largest landfills, with the installation of a geosynthetic clay liner (GCL) barrier system. The site, known as the Western Landfill, has an available airspace totaling more than 15,000,000m3. Since 1999, the facility has offered municipal and commercial waste management services to metropolitan Melbourne. Today, more than 30% of Vi... »

GCLs Continue to Influence Barrier Designs

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The use of geosynthetic clay liners–GCLs–in engineered barrier systems has broadened substantially. Part of this growth has been fueled by a long record of successful performance. And, as with other geosynthetics, the growth has also been supported by numerous manufacturing and design advances. These have enabled GCLs to be far more application and site-specific today. GCLS & BENTO... »

GSE Environmental Emerges from Chapter 11 a Stronger Global Company

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HOUSTON — 11 August 2014 — GSE Environmental, Inc. (“GSE”), the leading global manufacturer and marketer of geosynthetic lining solutions, announced that it has formally emerged from the Chapter 11 process as a stronger global company well-positioned to accelerate growth and continue to meet the evolving needs of its customers. The company’s Plan of Reorganization was approved by... »

GSE Environmental Plan Confirmed, Chapter 11 Ending Shortly

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HOUSTON — GSE Environmental, Inc. (“GSE”) (OTCQB: GSEHQ), the leading global manufacturer and marketer of geosynthetic lining solutions, announced that it has received confirmation of its Plan of Reorganization from the Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware, which has been overseeing the Company’s Chapter 11 proceedings following its voluntary filing on May 4, 2014. The Plan re... »

INTERVIEW: Agru America Enters the GCL Market

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Nathan Ivy, Technical/CSR Coordinator at Agru America, Inc., has worked in the geosynthetics field for 20+ years. His company, which is one of the world’s largest geosynthetics manufacturers and very well known in the barrier market, is launching a line of geosynthetic clay liners (Agru GeoClay™). Geosynthetica’s editor Chris Kelsey traded thoughts with Ivy on the years the company has... »

GSE Reaches Consensual Agreement with Lenders

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HOUSTON — (May 5, 2014) — GSE Environmental, Inc., (“GSE” or the “Company”) (OTCQB: GSEH), a leading manufacturer and marketer of geosynthetic lining solutions, announced today an agreement with its lenders to restructure its balance sheet by converting all of its outstanding first lien debt to equity, leaving the Company well-positioned for long-term growth and profitability. In order to implemen... »

GSE Environmental Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Protection

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On Sunday, GSE Environmental filed paperwork for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in North America. The news was first reported by Reuters. The voluntary petition was made in United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware and follows a tumultuous 2014 in which the company abruptly needed to seek new financing and lost its listing on the New York Stock Exchange. UPDATE: GSE REACHES CON... »