Geotextiles News

  • Geoplast Build Fast Method video

    Geoplast is proud to introduce Build Fast, an innovative building method. Geoplast Build Fast combines Geoplast products, engineering and project management know-how. Build Fast makes it possible to improve building speed and decrease costs thanks to: Less use of concrete and steel; Products’ stackability and consequent easy storage; ...


    By Geoplast US Corp.

  • Innovation Remains Key to Husky Success

    Since its founding in December 2004, Husky Portable Containment has strove to be the best at everything it does, leading to a series of one-of-a-kind innovations that continue to shape the fire industry. Innovation, however, is only one of several categories that remain at the forefront of Husky's priorities, with the other being quality, customer service, price and lead time. Excelling in these ...


    By Husky Portable Containment

  • Rock to road website features Ontario Geotextile paving fabric success story

    Miller Paving has benefitted from its innovative use of geotextiles as part of their road preservation process. They performed their first trials in 2007, and have -- quite literally -- been rolling with it ever since. Read more about their success, their unique application technique and the reasons behind their choice of nonwoven geotextile on the ...


    By Nilex

  • A Primer on Soil and Geosynthetic Filter Design for MSE Walls, from geosynthetica.net

    The Geosynthetic Institute (GSI) releases White Papers as a way to share information across the industry. The most recent release focuses on geotextile filter design for MSE walls, and was featured on the geosynthetica.net website. Dr. Robert Koerner and ...


    By Nilex

  • Albarrie Exhibits at the 2016 IFAI Expo in Charlotte, NC

    On October 19th – 21st, 2016 Albarrie headed down to Charlotte, North Carolina to exhibit at the 2016 IFAI Expo.  Unique products were featured from all divisions including: Air Filtration Fabrics & Services, Geotextiles, SorbWeb™ Plus, and Technical Nonwoven Fabrics. Visit our event page for a glimpse of which products ...


    By Albarrie Canada Limited

  • Pond liners and specialist installation projects

    The role of a pond liner is for the containment of water and can take the form of either a preformed pond design, a flexible synthetic or rubber liner, or concrete. There are pros and cons to all choices including a natural pond design. The pond liner chosen usually depends on design plans, surrounding landscape and budget. Russetts Development Ltd (RDL) are ...


    By Russetts Development Ltd

  • Project of the Month: Cummings Road Landfill

    This month, International Lining Technology is featuring one of our latest completed projects. Our team of 12 employees just finished installing 558,935 square feet of 60 Mil HDPE and 8-ounce Geotextile at the Cummings Road Landfill in Eureka, California. They started the project on July 15, and the project was completed less than two months later by September. International Lining ...

  • Progress Central Axis and N381 The Netherlands

    With the acquisition of the last contract N381 at the height of  KW1500 from contractor Gebr. vd Lee, Genap got all orders for geomembrane constructions in the route of the Central Axis and the N381 in Friesland The Netherlands. Altogether this represents 18 projects: underground geomembrane constructions, underpasses for railroads and aqueducts. The implementation period of both projects ...


    By Genap B.V.

  • The Basics of Drainage Media Design

    In undertaking drainage design for soil-based cover systems, it’s vital to consider not just the thickness of the soil cover but also the soil cover permeability and drainage layer transmissivity. Drainage layer transmissivity is related to water flow through cover soil due to rainfall precipitation less surface runoff, soil water storage, and to a lesser extent, evapotranspiration (surface ...


    By Agru America, Inc.

  • Meeting to cover cleanup plan for former nuke missile site

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers plans to hold a public meeting about a proposal to use vegetable oil to stimulate the growth of naturally occurring bacteria that would clean up groundwater at a former nuclear missile site. The project, expected to cost $36 million and take at least 200 years, is for the former Atlas D missile site 15 miles southeast of Cheyenne that was in service only for a few ...


    By Associated Press

  • Remote Reservoir Lining Projects

    When we say we offer a Worldwide service... we REALLY do mean it! We are thrilled to be awarded a fantastic contract that takes Butyl Products back to a site first visited in the mid 1970's. St. Helena lies some 1,200 miles off the coast of southwest Africa and has a total area of around 47 square miles. Butyl Products Ltd. Group originally lined reservoirs on the island a little over 40 ...


    By Butyl Products Ltd.

  • Project profile: Intermountain Regional Landfill

    This month, International Lining Technology would like to feature a project we completed in Fairfield, Utah. The Intermountain Regional Landfill was one of our quicker projects. We completed it in less than a month in July 2014. It required 10 employees, and more than 210,000 square feet of reinforced and non-reinforced GCL, 60 Mil Textured and 12-ounce Geotextile was installed at the ...

  • Why EPDM tank liners are so effective at water storage containment

    Are you or your company looking to invest in a water storage tank for fire protection, irrigation or for potable water storage purposes? Or, are your existing galvanised storage tanks in need of a tank liner refurbishment? If so, here is an overview of why synthetic rubber tank liners are considered an economical and practical choice for preserving the longevity of the storage tank while also ...


    By Russetts Development Ltd

  • Tank liners for fire protection industry and potable water tanks

    The role of a tank liner is to protect a storage tank as well as to prevent leakages. Two characteristics that are looked at when choosing the type of material is life-long performance with minimal maintenance. Tank liners made from flexible rubber membranes such as EPDM and Butyl have proven to be highly successful in offering those ...


    By Russetts Development Ltd

  • Nonwoven geotextile fabric

    Specifications  1) Weight / Mass: SNG100gsm - SNG1500gsm 2) width: Within 9 m   ...

  • Sourcing the best water tank liners

    Water tank liners are part of water retention systems which are often overlooked. However, anyone who has a had a tank liner installed in their pressed steel, concrete or galvanised tank will know that without a flexible, durable liner supported by a protective underlay, your tank is left vulnerable to cracking or the onset of corrosion and ...


    By Russetts Development Ltd

  • Who’s Who of the Global Business Community to Converge on Vancouver

    Known worldwide for its stunning landscapes and livability, this month Vancouver is building on its growing reputation as a centre of action for the global business community with the return of the GLOBE Conference and Exposition, March 26-28, 2014 at the Vancouver Convention Centre. Thousands of the world’s most influential business professionals and organizations will spend three days ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Geotextiles and Geogrids Market in UAE and GCC Will Reach 182.5 Million By 2019 : Transparency Market Research

    Transparency Market Research is Published new Market Report “Geotextiles and Geogrids Market in UAE and GCC - Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019," the GCC (excluding UAE) geogrids market was valued at USD 83.3 million in 2012 and is expected to reach USD 182.5 million by 2019, growing at a CAGR of 11.6% from 2013 to 2019. In terms of volume, the ...


  • Latvian graphic designer wins the Think.Eat.Save reduce your Foodprint ad competition

    Latvian graphic designer Marta Zarin-Gelze has won the Think.Eat.Save - Reduce your Foodprint competition for the best ad to raise awareness on food waste. Ms. Zarin-Gelze is a 26 year old Latvian from Riga, who recently graduated from the department of Visual Communication of the Art Academy of Latvia. Her winning ad is called The last wish was to be eaten. The competition was organized by UNRIC ...

  • Geotextiles Market By Product Type (Woven, Non-Woven, Knitted) For Roadways, Erosion Control And Drainage - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share 2018

    According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research (http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com)"Geotextiles Market by Product Type (Woven, Non-woven, Knitted) for Roadways, Erosion Control and Drainage - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2012 - 2018," the global market ...


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