EDANA and CNITA Announce EurAsian Geotextiles Symposium

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International nonwovens association EDANA and the China Nonwovens and Industrial Textiles Association (CNITA) are partnering on a geotextiles symposium in June 2017. The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed and Beijing will serve as the host city for the EurAsian Geotextiles Symposium (EAGS). While two major nonwovens groups are leading this joint venture, woven geotextiles will be a ... »

GSI Asia and IGS Council Gather in Seoul

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Despite some anxiety over recent cases of the viral Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) in some places in Korea, the geosynthetics community kept to its schedule and gathered for the long-anticipated 2nd GSI Asia conference from the Geosynthetic Institute. The International Geosynthetics Society (IGS) also took the opportunity to call together its IGS Council for high-level meetings. Korea, as... »

GSI Asia 2015 Opens for Abstracts

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The Geosynthetic Institute (GSI) international affiliate GSI Korea will host the GSI Asia 2015 Conference 24 – 26 June 2015 at the Textile Center in Seoul, Korea. This marks the 2nd GSI-Asia International Geosynthetics Conference. The event has launched a website and abstracts are invited for consideration through January 25. EVENT WEBSITE Key session topics: Stabilized and Reinforced Soil Structu... »

NAUE Seeks Sales Engineer for Malaysian and Affiliated Regional Markets

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NAUE, a leading international manufacturer of geosynthetics and engineering services provider, seeks to add a sales engineer to its expanding Malaysia and Southeast Asia operations. The company has a major manufacturing plant in Malaysia. The candidate should have a strong understanding of geotechnical engineering and geosynthetics. As part of a multi-national team at work in diverse markets, the ... »

New Brochure from ACE Geosynthetics

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October 2014 – ACE Geosynthetics has published a new brochure focusing on its main products – geogrid (ACEGrid®), geotextile (ACETex®), and geotextile tube (ACETube®). The design concept of the brochure is to make it as easy to read as possible. This brochure is to help readers to get a better picture of ACE Geosynthetics and to provide an overview of ACEGrid® (geogrid), ACETex® (geotextile)... »

ACE Introduces an Online Geosynthetics EcoPark

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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... »

The Benefits of Using Reflective Geomembrane

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By David Cao – Solmax Reflective Geomembrane is manufactured using the state-of-the-art tri-layered co-extrusion technology. Its consistent reflective skin layer is homogeneously produced from premium resin with pure white pigment that consists of superior U.V. stabilizers that significantly enhances the geomembrane performance properties in all critical aspects. BENEFITS OF REFLECTIVE GEOME... »

GSE Environmental Officially Opens China Plant

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(Houston, TX) – May 20, 2014 – GSE Environmental (www.gseworld.com) continued its long-established tradition of being the global leader in the geosynthetics industry with the official opening of its Suzhou, China factory. The opening of the factory represents a major milestone in GSE’s vision of supporting the growth in this region with locally manufactured products. The day was celebrated with a ... »

Sand Drift, Geotextile Tubes, and Land Reclamation in Taiwan

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By ACE Geosynthetics – Taichung Harbor, located at the south side of the Dajia River outfall, suffered from siltation due to drifting sand. A silt deposition area between the harbor and the outfall had been established to trap drifting sand and prevented sedimentation from interfering with the navigation channel and harbor. However, increasing sand drift load led to saturation of the silt depositi... »

5th China Solid Waste Management Summit – June 2014

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28 FEBRUARY 2014 – The 5th China Solid Waste Management Summit 2014 (www.solidwastesummit.com) is scheduled to be convened on 11 – 12 June 2014 in Shanghai, China, aiming at leading the country’s solid waste management industry to prosperity by equipping various stakeholders across the value chain with global leading market vision, innovativeness and operations management. As Chi... »

Geosynthetic Reinforced Soil Research Trends in Asia

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By Dr. Yoshihisa Miyata and Dr. Toshifumi Mukunoki – Soil reinforcement has been a significant geotechnical concept since the ancient era. The oldest example is the ziggurat, built by Babylonians 3000 years ago. The Great Wall of China, built more than 2000 years ago, is also a famous example of an old reinforced soil structure. Natural materials such as tree branches were the typical reinfo... »