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GeoAmericas 2016 Call for Proposals

GeoAmericas 2016 — the 3rd Pan-American Conference on Geosynthetics — , hosted by NAGS, will be held at the Lowes Hotel on South Beach in Miami, Florida 10 – 13 April 2016. The event will continue the quadrennial GeoAmericas tradition of excellence, providing a forum for...
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NAGS Announces 3rd Presentation of Its 2014 Webinar Series

Event: NAGS 2014 Webinar Series: Presentation #3 Date: Wednesday, October 8, 2014, 1-2 pm EDT Location: Online Webinar REGISTRATION NOW OPEN (Registration Closes October 7th, 2014) NAGS is very pleased to announce the 2014 Webinar Series:Presentation #3: “Geofilters”...
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NAGS Announces 2nd Presentation of Its 2014 Webinar Series

Event: NAGS 2014 Webinar Series: Presentation #2 Date: Wednesday July 9, 2014, 1:00 – 2:00 pm EDT Location: Online Webinar NAGS is very pleased to announce the 2014 Webinar Series:Presentation #2: “Composite Drainage Nets – Design and Testing” Presented by: Bob...
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NAGS Announces 1st Presentation of Its 2014 Webinar Series

Event: NAGS 2014 Webinar Series: Presentation #1 Date: Wednesday March 19, 2014, 1 – 2 pm EDT Location: Online Webinar NAGS is very pleased to announce the 2014 Webinar Series:Presentation #1: “Recent insights on the performance of GCLs in bottom liners and...
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Geosynthetics 2015 ‘Call For Abstracts’

Online Abstracts are now being accepted for Geosynthetics 2015, a geosynthetics conference coming February 15–18 to Portland, Oregon in 2015. Event: Geosynthetics 2015 Date: February 15–18 Location: Oregon Convention Center, Portland, Oregon GEOSYNTHETICS: ADVANCES AND INNOVATION...
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Geosynthetics 2015 ‘Call for Proposals’

Online proposals are now being accepted for Geosynthetics 2015, a geosynthetics conference coming February 15–18 to Portland, Oregon in 2015. Event: Geosynthetics 2015 Date: February 15–18 Location: Oregon Convention Center, Portland, Oregon CALL FOR SESSION PROPOSALS The Call...
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L. David Suits Receives ASTM International Johnson Award for Outstanding Contributions to Soil and Rock Standards

W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa.,October 23, 2013 L. David Suits, executive director of the North American Geosynthetic Society, Albany, N.Y., has received the A. Ivan Johnson Outstanding Achievement Award from ASTM International Committee D18 on Soil and Rock. This award is presented to a...
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GeoMontreal 2013 – Conference Report by Richard Bathurst

GeoMontreal was held 29 September to 3 October 2013 in beautiful downtown Montreal. The conference was a joint conference of the Canadian Geotechnical Society, the North American Geosynthetics Society (NAGS) and the Canadian Chapter of the International Association of...
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New NAGS / GMA Short Course: Geosynthetics in Roadways

Event: Geosynthetics in Roadways Short Course Date: Wednesday, October 23, 2013, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm Location: Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Florida Course Summary: The 1 day (6PDHs) short course “Geosynthetics in Roadways” provides training on the appropriate,...
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