The use of membranes in civil and environmental applications is becoming more widespread as there develops a greater understanding of the effects of contaminated ground conditions on structures and the environment.
Global Synthetics are able to offer a wide range of membranes that are compatible with the diverse range of applications and contaminants likely to be encountered..
Carbofol® Membranes are supplied by Global Synthetics as High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) wide-width rolls in either a textured or smooth sheet profile. Carbofol Membranes are European-produced products to the highest standards of quality.
The unique feature of the Carbofol® membrane range is the ability to supply product with a highly textured profile. In critical areas where sliding of the membrane is possible, the Megafriction® surface improves the resistance to sliding.
How Geosynthetics work in Construction on Soft Soils?
Geosynthetics are mainly used in stabilisation applications to facilitate the construction work. Even if the finished pavement can be supported by the subgrade, it may be difficult or sometimes...Read More
Why GALFAN® is considered the breakthrough coating.
The most commonly used metallic coating for the corrosion protection of steel wire, sheet and structural products is Zinc. Zinc coating offers a good combination of galvanic and barrier...Read More
Lesson 101 on Geogrids
UNDERSTANDING THE BASICS OF GEOGRIDS The selection of the appropriate geogrid is a function of the application. So many people forget the basics and get confused by manufacturers quoting...Read More
The Differences between Non Woven Geotextiles and Woven Geotextiles
Lets firstly look at what is a geotextile? Geotextiles are a permeable synthetic textile material, made from either polypropylene or polyester. Geotextiles have had a long history of use in...Read More