In December 2013, Concrete Canvas GCCM was specified for use in lining drainage ditches along a 7.8km stretch of the A465, between Brynmawr and Tredegar in South Wales. The ditches form part of the A465 Dualling Project, which is part of the National Transport Plan, > read more
In May 2014, Concrete Canvas GCCM* was used to create a vent wall at The Super Pit mine in Kalgoorlie, Goldfields W.A., Australia. The client was KCGM (Kalgoorlie Consolidated Gold Mines) and was a joint venture between Barrick and Newmont. As the area was difficult > read more
Our Queen’s award for enterprise in innovation has been covered by geosynthetica. You can read the full article here.
In January 2014, Concrete Canvas GCCM* was specified as an erosion protection liner for a leat at Cynrig Hatchery, near Brecon, UK. The leat was used to direct overflow from the river Cynrig, a tributary of the River Usk. The overflow posed a risk to > read more
“In October 2013, Concrete Canvas (CC) was used to protect two sections of bank that are part of a Dredging Waste Temporary Storage Area (DWTSA) at a landfill site in Northampton with design consultation with the Environment Agency (EA) Concrete Canvas was specified because it will be > read more
“In December 2013, Concrete Canvas (CC) was used to line a slope at a Run of Mine (ROM)* situated in the Brockman 4 mine site, Western Australia, for Rio Tinto. The customer’s requirement was to prevent surface water from penetrating the slope, causing instability, as well > read more
“On the 1st of April 2014, a 8.2 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Chile, 95km northwest of Iquique. The force of the earthquake broke apart the farm’s existing poured concrete irrigation ditch, cracking it in several places and making it unusable. This posed > read more
In December 2013, Concrete Canvas GCCL was used to line twelve drainage ditches, a diesel containment put and a water pool at a mine in Albania, Colombia. The National Authority for Environmental Permits (ANLA) required the urgent installation of protective linings to prevent any further damage > read more