Member Spotlight: February

Owens Corning (OC) is head quartered in Toledo, Ohio, with additional manufacturing facilities around the Globe. In 2016, the Owens Corning Components division acquired InterWrap Industrial Fabrics. In addition to continuing to manufacture the Rhino branded product line in protective packaging and roofing underlayment, OC will place a major focus on the newly formed Geosynethics business. The geomembrane product mix ranges from 12mil – 40mil with several proprietary technologies including the RhinoMat product line. Owens Corning has recently begun constructing a world class geosynthetics research facility, as part of the current Science & Technology Center, located in Granville, OH. Opening of the new facility is scheduled for Fall, 2017. The FGI liaisons for OC are North American Sales Manager Jimmie Eloff (jimmie.eloff@owenscorning.com) and Geosynthetics Engineer Andy Durham (andy.durham@owenscorning.com).

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Short course in Salt Lake City: “Constructing with Fabricated Geomembranes: Advances and Current Trends for Mining”

“Constructing with Fabricated Geomembranes: Advances and Current Trends for Mining” Fabricated Geomembrane Institute and Utah Dept. of Environmental Quality (UDEQ) Monday, May 21, 2012 Utah Dept. of Environmental Quality 195 North 1950 West Salt Lake City, UT 84114 801-536-0220 This short course will focus on required to properly design, specify, test, and construct fabricated geomembranes […]

Short Course: Geosynthetics in the Mining Industry -Advances and Current Trends

“Geosynthetics in the Mining Industry -Advances and Current Trends” By: Fabricated Geomembrane Institute, Geosyntec Consultants, and CETCO 2011 Northwest Mining Association Annual Meeting Tuesday, November 29, 2011. John Ascuaga’s Nugget Casino Resort 1100 Nugget Avenue, Sparks, Nevada 89431 800-219-1786 or www.janugget.com/Resort This short course will focus on what is essential to properly specify, design, test […]

New Articles: “Stuart Lange and John Heap Complete Six Years of Service”, “FGI Membership Article” and “Short Course Pictures” are available

“Stuart Lange and John Heap Complete Six Years of Service” “FGI Membership Continues to Grow Article” “Fourth FGI Short Course Sold Out!”