The Geosynthetic Materials Association (GMA) provides engineering support, business development opportunities, educational programming, government relations expertise and industry recognition. GMA influences specifications and lobbies on behalf of member companies. GMA targets key U.S. states to expand the geosynthetics market. The Geosynthetic Materials Association provides a network to exchange information, solve common problems and develop mutually beneficial relationships.
GMA is a division of the Industrial Fabrics Association International (IFAI), a trade association comprised of member companies representing the global specialty fabrics and advanced textiles marketplace. IFAI invests more than $8 million each year to advance the fabrics industry and support member companies.
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GSI webinar for “Landfill Closures: Past-Present-Emerging”
The Geosynthetic Institute is conducting a live webinar on Wednesday, May 11, 2016, “Landfill Covers: Past-Present-Emerging.” Registration is available. The webinar will begin promptly at 11:30 a.m. (ET) and will last for approximately 75 minutes. There will be time for a few questions at the end of the presentation. This webinar carries 1.5 professional development …
Wesley Michael joins Propex as market manager for CCRs
Chattanooga, Tenn.-based Propex GeoSolutions issued a press release this week announcing the addition of Wesley Michael as its new coal combustion residuals (CCRs) market segment manager. The release said that Michael comes from a project and operations management background, most recently as senior projects coordinator at Talen Energy in York Haven, Pa. He supervised CCR …
DFI announces keynote speakers for 41st annual conference
The Deep Foundations Institute (DFI) announced in an April 26 press release its three keynote speakers for the International Conference on Deep Foundations, Seepage Control and Remediation — DFI’s 41st annual conference Oct. 12-15, 2016, at the New York Marriott Marquis in New York City. The release noted that the 2016 conference introduces a new …
Stenlund is Environmental Connection’s 2016 Presenter of the Year
The Denver-based International Erosion Control Association (IECA) announced in an April 22 press release that Dwayne Stenlund of Minnesota is the recipient of its annual Environmental Connection (EC) Presenter of the Year. The 2016 EC show was held February 16–19 in San Antonio, Texas, where Stenlund gave his presentation “Developing Best Management Practice Guidance Matrix …
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