Member Spotlight: July

Rocheux International (RI) has been a leading supplier of plastic films and sheets to a wide array of industries for over 30 years. With warehouses strategically positioned across North America to service their customers, RI’s focus is on customer service, product quality and collaboration. While the core of Rocheux International's business is rooted in plastic films and sheets, they also offer performance materials such as plastic resins, epoxy resins, carbon fiber, even supported films that mimic genuine leather and high end fabric. Rocheux International offers the world's most extensive line of flexible vinyl films manufactured by NanYa Plastics, a division of Formosa Chemical. As North America's major distribution and marketing arm of NanYa Plastics, Rocheux International serves customers in a wide variety of end use markets including: stationary and office products, geomembrane and pond-liners, in-ground and above ground pool liners, pressure sensitive and graphic films, decorative films, wallcovering and three ply laminates, waterbed liners and heater films. For more information on Rocheux Internatinal, contact Vinod Warrier at or visit For more information on NanYa Plastics, please contact Justin Yan at or visit



FGI Member Benefits

The FGI promotes the interests of its members through education, research, and technology transfer. More specific benefits include:

  • Receive project-specific information to facilitate design, specification, testing, and installation of fabricated geomembranes.
  • Receive project referrals form FGI inquiries.
  • Provide mechanism for development of industry material, fabrication, and installation standards.
  • Participate in FGI-sponsored short courses and workshops.
  • Receive assistance in publishing case histories, new technologies, research results, and other information.
  • Company and logo listing on FGI website.
  • Interact with industry, government agencies, suppliers, and manufacturers in domestic and international markets.
  • Direct the future of fabricated geomembranes through research and technology transfer at the University of Illinois.
  • Development and maintenance of specifications and test methods for fabricated geomembranes.
  • Members only section of the website for advanced research, specification, test methods, project information, etc.
  • Access to undergraduate and graduate students for employment opportunities and marketing.
  • Technical library that is keyword searchable for all articles, technical papers, reports, etc. on fabricated geomembranes.