IGS North America Opens Call for Next Board

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Quick upon its announcement of a new Board-appointed Secretary and the addition of an outside management company’s services, IGS North America has issued the call for its next board. This is the International Geosynthetics Society’s (IGS) joint Canada-US chapter, one of 43 geosynthetics chapters around the world. Members of IGS North America (formerly North American Geosynthetics Society) are enco... »

IGS North America Enters Next Phase with New Management

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The International Geosynthetics Society’s joint US-Canada chapter, IGS North America, has announced some significant organizational changes. David Suits, who has served as the Executive Director for the chapter over the past 11 years, is stepping aside. A new Board-appointed Secretary and an outside management company will help steer IGS North America (IGS – NA) on its next phase of growth. ... »

A New Geosynthetics Resource: Geosynthetica Latin America

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Geosynthetica’s publisher, Minerva, continues to expand its coverage of the international geosynthetics field. We are proud to announce the launch of Geosynthetica Latin America: www.geosynthetica.com.es. This new portal delivers Spanish-language articles for Mexico and South and Central America-based readers. The content includes original articles and translated material. Colombia-based eng... »

The Road Ahead: Transportation Engineering

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The GeoAmericas 2016 transportation engineering track will hold paper presentation sessions on April 11 and 12 at the Loews Miami Beach Hotel on South Beach. These sessions will present state of practice solutions and state-of-the-art ideas to enrich engineers, contractors, and other project stakeholders. The full GeoAmericas 2016 conference–the 3rd Pan-American Conference on Geosynthetics&#... »

Geosynthetica Adds Andre Lacerda as Sales Executive

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Geosynthetica and its publisher, Minerva, have added Andre Lacerda, MBA to serve as Sales Executive. Lacerda, an international business expert with more than a decade of experience in global business expansion, works out of Minerva’s headquarters in Jupiter, Florida. Lacerda will lead sales growth for Geosynthetica.net.br and its English-language sister publication (Geosynthetica.net), the g... »