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IECA Announces 2016 Winner of Most Distinguished Technical Paper Award

Denver, Colo.—The International Erosion Control Association Region One (IECA) has announced that "Large-Scale Performance Enhancement Study of Sediment Basin Technology," which was submitted by Michael Perez, has been named the winner of theMost Distinguished…

Celebrating the International Year of Soil

August 27, 2015 - in Corporate, Environment, Erosion control

August 27, 2015 — In celebration of the International Year of Soil 2015 (IYS), the Soil Science Society of America (SSSA) is coordinating a series of…

Preventing Floods and Erosion After Fire

August 20, 2015 - in Corporate, Erosion control

California is on fire—again. About 130,000 acres have been scorched in more than 20 major fires actively burning in the state, according to the California…

NOAA Study Finds Marshes, Reefs, Beaches Can Enhance Coastal Resilience

April 29, 2015—The resilience of U.S. coastal communities to storms, flooding, erosion and other threats can be strengthened when they are protected by natural infrastructure such as marshes, reefs, and beaches, or with hybrid approaches, such as a “living…

World Geosynthetics Industry Analyzed

April 21, 2015 - in Corporate, Erosion control

NEW YORK, April 20, 2015—This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Geosynthetics in Million Square Meters by the following Product Types: Geomembranes, Geotextiles, and Others. The report also analyzes the Global market by the following Application…

IECA Names the Environmental Connection 2015 Presenter of the Year

March 23, 2015 - in Erosion control, People

Denver, Colo., March 23, 2015—International Erosion Control Association Region One (IECA) awards its Environmental Connection 2015 Presenter of the Year to Wesley C. Zech, PhD, LEED AP for his presentation “Evaluation of Inlet Protection Practices Using…

Redi-Rock Earns Michigan 50 Companies to Watch Award

March 18, 2015 - in Construction, Corporate, Erosion control

Redi-Rock International will be honored at the eleventh annual Michigan Celebrates Small Business event on May 7, 2015, at the Lansing Center in downtown Lansing. Redi-Rock International is a growing Charlevoix-based company that has taken a seemingly boring…

Call for Submissions for Environmental Connection 2016

March 11, 2015 - in Announcement, Corporate, Erosion control

Denver, Colo., March 11, 2015—The International Erosion Control Association (IECA) is calling for submissions for Environmental Connection 2016, annual conference and expo. Combining quality education with a top‐notch expo, this is the premier gathering…

Geosynthetics Market – Global Industry Analysis and Forecast 2014 – 2020

March 2, 2015 - in Analysis, Corporate, Erosion control

New York, NY, Feb. 27, 2015—Geosynthetics is a type of polymeric material predominantly used in engineering applications such as civil construction and environmental protection projects. Rising land scarcity, increasing awareness about seismic hazards,…

‘Geosynthetics for Sustainable Development’ Video Speaks to ILT’s mission

International Geosynthetics Society’s new video “Geosynthetics for Sustainable Development” perfectly expresses International Lining Technology mission for “containment solutions for a better world.” The video, produced by the IGS education committee,…