IAGI will be present at the GeoAmericas 2016 conference. This conference will be held April 10 - 13, 2016 in Miami Beach, FL, USA.Please see the link below for complete conference information. Below is a list of the meetings and events that IAGI will hold during this conference. All of IAGI's events will be held at the Lowe's Hotel, Miami Beach.
Sunday, April 10, 2016
Proctor Training Course12:30 - 3:30 p.m.Royal Poinciana 1Loews Miami Beach Hotel
IAGI's Certified Welding Program has been growing rapidly in the past couple of years. A critical component to the success of this program is the Proctors for the program. The proctors are necessary to oversee and coordinate the testing process. IAGI will conduct the training in order to extend its reach of proctors. This training is also open to current proctors who may wish to refresh their skills. IAGI will conduct the training that is necessary in order to conduct testing.
Advanced registration for the Proctor Training is not required but recommended. There is no fee to attend this training session. Register here: Proctor Training Registration.
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
IAGI General Assembly Meeting12 noon - 1:30 p.m.Loews Miami Beach Hotel
IAGI will hold a General Assembly meeting over the lunch hour. Members should pick up a boxed lunch on the trade show floor and head over to the membership meeting.
Polyethylene Installation Specification Updated
The LLDPe and HDPE installation specification has been updated. Please download the latest copy of this specification here.
IAGI's Installation Award Winners AnnouncedMembers of the International Association of Geosynthetic Installers (IAGI), recently announced its winners of the 2015 IAGI Installation Awards. The awards presented during Geosynthetics 2015 in Portland, OR recognize exceptional work by geosynthetic installers. There are three award categories, Innovative, Extreme and Small Project. The entry that gets the greatest number of votes from the judges is the Award of Excellence winner.
The 2015 IAGI Award Winners:
Award of Excellence - DDT Liners (Australia) Pty ltd (Toowoomba QLD 4350, Australia) for the Australian Pacific LNG Phase 1 Water Treatment Facilities - Reedy Creek. The project involved the lining of eight water storage and feed ponds over a period of almost 20 months.
Extreme Project Award - Geo Proyectos y Diseños Ambientales (Mexico City, Mexico) for its plant wastewater treatment project, Atotonilco De Tula Hidalgo.
Innovative project Award - MidAmerica Liner Co. LLC. (Springfield, MO) For tackling a unique installation challenge in Wever, IA, involving the installation of liner in three tank basins.
Small Project Award - Seicsa Proyectos Ambienta les SA deCV (Aguascalientes, Mexico) for its development of a rain harvesting system.
Todd Harman, IAGI President, Presents the Award of Excellence toChris Readingand Max Brady, DDT Liners Australia T/a DDT Irene Rocha and Fernando Cruz, Seicsa Proyectos Ambientales, SA de CVproudly display the Small Project Award for the Geobolsa Seicsa projectfor harvesting and storing rain water.