GSE Environmental Awarded High Temperature Geomembrane Patent

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Four years ago, GSE Environmental formally announced the development of polyethylene geomembranes for use in applications with prolonged exposure to temperatures above 60°C (140°F). Now, the company has been awarded US Patent No. 9,518,176 B2 for its High Temperature Geomembrane Liners and Master Batch Compositions. The newest addition to the series, GSE High Temperature Liner, is engineered to wi... »

13-Year Study of Exposed, Green Geomembrane Cover

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By Boyd Ramsey – In the summer of 2001, a 60- mil high-density polyethylene (HDPE) green geomembrane was installed as a cap at the Polk County Florida solid waste disposal facility (The North Central Sanitary Landfill Class 1 Disposal Area). This cap covers approximately 4 hectares (16 acres) of surface area on a mass of waste with a relatively flat top surface and benched side slopes with an angl... »

Organizational Changes for GSE Environmental in the Americas

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Mark Harris and Steve Eckhart, both of whom are veterans of GSE Environmental, will take on new roles with the company. The company announced these key position organizational changes in a July 12 release. Effective immediately, Mark Harris has been promoted to Vice President of Sales, Americas. He has nearly 30 years of sales and marketing experience, including 23 years with GSE. Most recently, h... »

GSE Environmental’s Boyd Ramsey Honored by IGS North America

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During the GeoAmericas 2016 conference in Miami (April 10 – 13), GSE Environmental‘s Boyd Ramsey was honored by the International Geosynthetics Society North American Chapter (IGS North America) for his educational outreach leadership. Ramsey is the Technical Director Asia-Pacific for GSE and an active member of numerous industry-related professional societies. The IGS Chapter Service Award ... »

GSE Environmental Seeks Regional Sales Manager

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GSE Environmental is currently seeking a Regional Sales Manager for the Western United States territory. The candidate should reside in one of the following states: AZ, CA, NM, HI, NV, CO, ID, UT, WY, or MT. The territory of Guam is also of interest, and the company notes that additional states may be included. GSE is a leading, global manufacturer and marketer of geosynthetic lining products and ... »

GSE Environmental Names Robert Preston CEO

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HOUSTON — GSE Holdings, Inc. (“GSE” or the “Company”), the leading global provider of highly engineered geosynthetic containment solutions for environmental protection and confinement applications, today announced that Robert Preston has been appointed the Company’s Chief Executive Officer and President. Mr. Preston will also join the Company’s Board of Directors as Chairma... »

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: Boyd Ramsey on WRRDA’s 7-Year Itch

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Following the historic and overwhelmingly bipartisan passage in the US House and Senate of the Water Resources Reform and Development Act (WRRDA), Geosynthetica’s Chris Kelsey talked to Boyd Ramsey, GSE Environmental’s Chief Engineer and the Geosynthetic Materials Association (GMA) Executive Council Chairman. GMA’s lobbying efforts over the past seven years—the period of time it took for a n... »

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 ... »

INTERVIEW: GSE’s Steve Eckhart on Restructuring

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KEY POINTS GSE has secured Debtor-in-Possession (DIP) financing. This is the USD $45 million pledged by investors to ensure normalized business during the Chapter 11 process. Investors have purchased all $172 million of debt. The debt will be realigned and recapitalized. It will be converted to equity. As a Chapter 11 proceeding, the debt realignment and recapitalization process will happen public... »

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... »

GSE Environmental Produces First Prime Roll of Liner at China Plant

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HOUSTON, TX – 28 March 2013 – GSE Environmental, (“GSE” or the “Company”) (OTCQB:  GSEH), the leading global provider of highly engineered geosynthetic containment solutions for environmental protection and confinement applications, is excited to announce that it’s newest manufacturing plant in Suzhou, China has produced it’s first prime quality roll of liner. Construction began in January 2013 wi... »

GSE Adds Rebecca Mendelson

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Houston, TX – GSE is pleased to announce that Rebecca Mendelson is now the technical manager for the Mountain Region. Rebecca will be recommending technical solutions and representing GSE geosynthetic products to consulting engineers and other clients in Colorado, Nevada, Utah, Idaho, South Dakota, North Dakota, Montana, Nebraska and Wyoming. She will work closely with Joe Kaul (Account Mana... »

GSE Unveils High Temperature Geomembranes

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With new content on its international website and an email campaign, GSE Environmental has unveiled high temperature geomembranes. DOWNLOAD: New brochure (PDF) From the initial promotion for GSE High Temperature Liner: ** Prolonged exposure to temperatures above 60°C (140°F) can have a negative effect on standard polyethylene geomembranes. When the temperature exceeds 60°C, stress cracking, oxidat... »

New GSE Drainage Product Line Debuts

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Earlier this year, GSE announced the acquisition of SynTec Corporation, a leading manufacturer of geosynthetic drainage and reinforcement products. The addition of SynTec added new and innovative technology to our existing line of GSE drainage products.  Now, after many months of planning and collaboration among our engineers, product managers, and market managers, we are pleased to roll out GSE&#... »

SAS Signs an Agreement with GSE to Distribute GSE Products in the Civil Construction Market

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geosynthetica.net Underwriter, Gundle/SLT Environmental, Inc. (GSE), a leading global provider of geosynthetic lining solutions, products and services headquartered in Houston, Texas is pleased to announce an agreement with Synthetic Aggregate Systems, LLC (SAS) headquartered in Havre De Grace, Maryland for the distribution of GSE geosynthetic products into the Civil Construction market. The agre... »