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Canal Lining Session at the GeoAmericas Conference 2020

Special session on canal lining technologies, organized on behalf of the Technical Committee on Hydraulics of the IGS.

Videos of the presentations are available from the conference web page, and/or from the authors themselves

1- Irrigation Canals Lining: Moving from a Short- to Long-Term Effectiveness of Seepage Control with the Use of Geosynthetics

H. Plusquellec, Consultant, USA; and E. Blond, Consultant, Canada

2- The use of GCCMs (Geosynthetic Cementitious Composite Mats) for lining Irrigation Canals as an alternative to conventional concrete

W. C. Crawford, Concrete Canvas Ltd, UK; and L. K. Church, Concrete Canvas Ltd, UK

3- Canal lining with EPDM geomembranes

B. Amat, Firestone Building Products EMEA, Belgium

4- Use of Bituminous Geomembrane (BGM) to Waterproof Large Canals

B. Breul, Axter, France; and E. Escobar, Axter Ibérica, Chile

5- Geosynthetic canal linings in combination with in-situ concrete

M. Wilke, HUESKER Synthetic GmbH, Germany

6- Lessons Learned from a 25-year-old Textured HDPE Canal Liner with Fiber-Reinforced Shotcrete Armoring Layer in the Putah South Canal in California

A.K. Maskal, Solmax Geosynthetics, USA


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