Latest Geotechnical engineering Stories

2013-06-02 23:17:11

A new white paper by Brian Jeppsen of U.S. Grout details the extensive application possibilities and significant performance enhancements from a cementitious grout that is processed to a microfracture-penetrating ultrafine particle size AND super-charged with a pumice pozzolan to add strength and density to cured grout. (PRWEB) June 01, 2013 Standard cementitious grouts have two frustrating limitations: One, the inability to effectively penetrate rock microfractures or dense, silty sand...

2013-05-03 23:02:00

Geosynthetics installors will look to new growth markets, including coal seam gas and uranium mining, as demand from traditional markets slows. For this reason, industry research firm IBISWorld has added a report on the Geosynthetics Installation in Australia to its growing industry report collection. Melbourne, Australia (PRWEB) May 04, 2013 Geosynthetics installation involves the installation of synthetic materials as a part of civil engineering and infrastructure projects. These...

2013-05-02 23:17:38

According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "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 for geotextiles was valued at USD 3.2 billion in 2011 and is expected to reach USD 6.4 billion in 2018, growing at a CAGR of 10.3% from 2012 to 2018. Browse the full report at...

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