Soil Stabilization News

  • Hybrid Geocell Solution for Rail Track on Expansive Clay

    A Hybrid Geosynthetic Solution was used in a new track foundation over weak expansive clays. This unique solution combines PRS-Neoweb geocells with a geogrid layer to reinforce the sub-ballast layer. Track alignment measurements showed zero degradation, thereby demonstrating the efficacy of the hybrid solution for rail and road soil stabilization and reinforcement applications. ...


    By PRS Geo-Technologies

  • Sinorock consistently meets our customers needs

    Sinorock has been providing the finest rock bolt products and services in the geotechnical anchor engineering.We manufacture and galvanize rock bolts with variety diameters.We stock standard construction rock bolt, nuts, and other accessories both domestic and imported. The rock bolt system of Sinorock is involved in many areas of the construction field. A few examples of our specialties include ...


    By sinorock

  • Sinorock has a wealth of information concerning anchoring types, applications, and systems

    Sinorock is professional in rock bolt system.Years of experience have provided Sinorock with a wealth of information concerning anchoring types, applications, and systems. Technical advice is available at all times for the development of better ideas for anchoring. The sales staff is trained and experienced in recommending the proper anchoring application to fulfill the ...


    By sinorock

  • ASTM C1319 - 11 Standard Specification for Concrete Grid Paving Units

    This specification covers the requirements for concrete grid paving units proposed for use in vehicular trafficways, parking areas, soil stabilization, and revetments. Materials shall possess adequate durability for the intended use. This abstract is a brief summary of the referenced standard. It is informational only and not an official part of the standard; the full text of the ...


    By ASTM International

  • Tensar international to assume CONTECH construction products’ distribution business for Tensar Biaxial and Triax geogrid products

    After 25 years of successful collaboration, Tensar International Corporation, and CONTECH Construction Products, Inc. have mutually agreed that Tensar will take on distribution responsibility for geogrid products in the United States. Under the terms of the agreement and effective May 2, 2011, Tensar International will assume CONTECH’s geogrid distribution business, which includes exclusive ...

  • Tensar Corporation CEO Phillip Egan Retires; Don Meltzer Appointed Interim CEO

    Atlanta, GA – October 5, 2010 – Tensar Corporation announced today that President and Chief Executive Officer Phillip D. Egan has decided to retire from his positions.  He will relinquish his duties effective immediately and will leave Tensar later this year. Don Meltzer will serve as interim President and CEO of Tensar Corporation while a search for a permanent ...

  • Environmentally friendly soil stabilizer introduced to the Dominican Republic

    Building effective and long lasting roads in the Dominican Republic has proven to be difficult in the past due to high annual rainfall, high temperatures and the soil type predominantly found on the island. Recently a demonstration was performed on a stretch of road at the Naco Golf & Country Club near Santo Domingo with EarthZyme, a 100% environmentally friendly soil stabilizer that is ...


    By Cypher Environmental Ltd.

  • International Success for Tensar’s TriAx™

    A YEAR since its launch, Tensar International’s innovative TriAx™ geogrid has won a hat trick of awards.Adding to its UK triumph at Civils 2007, where it was awarded the prestigious accolade of ‘Product of the Year’, TriAx has now scooped two further European wins just six months since the start of its international roll-out. Gold medals were achieved at the Brno International Building Fair – ...

  • Tensar celebrates Traix success

    Tensar International has won the prestigious Civils 2007 ‘Product of the Year’ award with its innovative new TriAx™ at Civils 2007 (20-22 November, Earls Court 2, London). Unlike conventional geogrids – comprising square or rectangular apetures – TriAx has a unique triangular structure which offers a multitude of performance benefits for a variety of ground stabilisation applications. ...

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