IAGI’s Inaugural GeoGames to Be Held in Houston in February 2019

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For years, members of the International Association of Geosynthetic Installers have discussed the possibility of a geomembrane welding competition at a major event. Attendees of these conferences routinely witness welding equipment demonstrations at equipment maker booths, but structuring an actual competition has been complicated. In 2019, though, the GeoGames will become a reality. “Twelve teams... »

Photos from Geomembrane Welding Quality Workshop

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Geosynthetica organized a geomembrane welding quality workshop in São Paulo, Brazil on April 18 and 19. Our Brazil industry editor Bruno Pedroni attended and reports that more than 30 professionals participated in the event, which was the second workshop of its type in the country. The first workshop was held in 2015. The two-day geomembrane welding quality education was held at the Institute of E... »

Brazil Workshop on Geosynthetics Installation

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Geosynthetica’s Portuguese-language publication, Geosynthetica.net.br, has organized the 2nd Brazil Workshop on Quality in Geosynthetics Installation. The event will be held April 18 – 19 at the Engineering Institute in São Paulo, Brazil. The event is organized by Geosynthetica’s Portuguese-language, Brazil-market publication Geosynthetica.net.br. Participants will also have an opportunity o... »

Leister Adds Annalora to U.S. Geosynthetics Division

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Welding and hot air equipment manufacturer Leister Technologies has announced the addition of Bob Annalora to its U.S. Geosynthetics Division. Annalora has worked in the geosynthetics field for more than two decades. His background includes equipment sales and service and he has also owned a liner installation company. In his new role, he will focus on expanding Leister’s North American market in ... »

Demtech’s “On the Move” Team Expands to Four Technicians

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November 2013 – “Demtech On The Move” (www.demtech.com) is on the move, traveling all over the United States and Canada to offer on-site equipment, repair and training services for geosynthetic installations. With four mobile field technicians now on staff, the team covers more ground than ever. Don’t be surprised if you see a Demtech trailer or van on a highway near you! Due to the ov... »

Demtech Services Launches New Website

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Demtech Services, Inc. – Powered by Innovation – Demtech Services Inc. is excited to announce the launch of its totally re-designed website. The new www.demtech.com offers 24-hour access to our entire product line of wedge welders, extrusion welders, hot air tools, and testing equipment. The site has a fresh, sleek look, with quick and easy access to all the information you need–including te... »