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GeoDallas Offers Two Days of Geosynthetics Education and 14 PDHs

Join more than 100 geotechnical practitioners in Dallas for this regional event. Attendees can earn 14 professional development hours (PDHs) over two full days while learning the latest developments in geosynthetics materials and the best practices for designing with...
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GeoPipe Webinar to Be Rescheduled

UPDATE: The IGS North America has postponed Dr. Pluimer’s webinar to the Fall, due to chapter member and interested attendee requests. (It’s a busy work season!) We will keep you all posted here on the IGS-NA website for webinar updates and when the event will be...
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IGS-NA Announces Markus Wilke Webinar: Erosion Control with Geosynthetics

IGS North America Presents: Erosion Control with Geosynthetics Presented by Markus Wilke, HUESKER Date: Tuesday, May 29, 2018 @ 1:00 – 2:30pm EDT (includes Q&A time) Registration Cost: $20.00* – IGS-NA Members | $80.00 – Non-members * IGS-NA Members receive one FREE webinar...
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ELL Webinar Series – The Dipole Method (ASTM D7007): Advantages, Technique, and Necessary Site Conditions

IGS North America Presents: Electrical Leak Location Webinar Series The Dipole Method (ASTM D7007): Advantages, Technique, and Necessary Site Conditions Presented by Abigail Gilson, M.S., P.E. Date: Tuesday, April 24, 2018 @ 1:00 – 2:30pm EDT (includes Q&A time) Registration...
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IGS-NA Newsletter Vol 2 Now Available!

The January/February 2018 IGS-NA Newsletter is now available! Last year, IGS North America’s membership and leadership re-committed themselves to being a more active organization. This movement led to strong membership growth in 2017, a photo competition, and a high-level Educate...
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IGS-NA Announces a New Webinar: Pond Liner System Design and Operation

IGS North America Presents WEBINAR: Pond Liner System Design and Operation Presented by Richard Thiel, P.E., President, Thiel Engineering Tuesday, January 30, 2018 | 1:00 – 2:30 pm EST (includes Q&A time) Registration Cost: $20.00* – IGS-NA Members | $80.00 – Non-members...
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IGS-NA Announces a New Webinar: Understanding the Role of Minimum Average Roll Values (MARV) in Geosynthetic Specifications

IGS North America Presents WEBINAR: Understanding the Role of Minimum Average Roll Values (MARV) in Geosynthetic Specifications Presented by Beth Wilbanks Tuesday, December 19, 2017 | 1:00 – 2:00pm EST Registration Cost: $20.00 FREE for IGS-NA Members! Earn 1 PDH Understanding...
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In Memoriam: André Rollin – Geosynthetic Pioneer

This past summer the geosynthetic community lost a great Geosynthetic Pioneer. André Rollin was always willing to help and promote communication between various parties in our industry from the Academic side to the Geosynthetic Contractor. News of his passing away was felt...
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IGS-NA ELL Webinar Series – Episode 1: Overview of Electrical Leak Location (ELL) Methods and Their Application

IGS North America Presents: Electrical Leak Location Webinar Series Episode 1: Overview of Electrical Leak Location (ELL) Methods and Their Application Presented by Abigail Gilson, M.S., P.E. Date: Tuesday, November 21, 2017 @ 1:00 – 2:00pm EST Registration Cost: FREE EARN 1 PDH...
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