Sign Up to Our Newsletter

Open

Latest Posts

Keep up to date with the latest news and events from Global Synthetics.

Why Combigrid® Reinforcement is an Ideal Choice for Renewable Energy Projects (Wind Farms and Solar Farms)

September 12th, 2019

The key to wind farm development often becomes one of access and soil stability. Roads must be built to the giant wind turbine pads, and both the roads and pads must be strong enough to support transportation and long-term siting of those giant turbines.

Read More


The Modular Tank for All Stormwater Applications: ProTank®

August 15th, 2019

Why choose ProTank®? An efficient and lightweight alternative to aggregate drainage treatments, the ProTank® system is designed with multiple dedicated entry ports to accommodate up to DN300 pipes without compromising its structural integrity.

Read More


JUTELOK™ solves erosion issues at Ardmore Park

July 23rd, 2019

The Ardmore Park development in Ellenbrook, northeast of Perth, included a steep, sandy site at the rear of the residential blocks. The soil was very poor quality at the beginning of the project, and it was clear that the slope would need stabilisation, erosion control and revegetation. Initially, a 1000 square metre section was outlined for erosion control measures, and other areas within Ardmore Park were earmarked for future treatment.

Read More


Bi-planar vs Tri-planar geonets: Benefits in landfill leachate applications

July 4th, 2019

Geonets are rapidly becoming one of the most commonly used drainage materials in the leachate collection and removal systems of landfills. This is because they are a cost-effective and easy to install alternative to traditional stone or aggregate drainage collection systems.

Read More


How does ProTank® offer a low cost solution for storm water runoff?

May 7th, 2019

ProTank is a unique modular subsurface drainage system designed to collect water at its source. ProTank has the flexibility to infiltrate, attenuate, detain or harvest water for re-use.

Read More


Controlling Erosion on Landfill Sites

April 10th, 2019

Townsville Council in northern Queensland is dedicated to ensuring a sustainable future for its precinct, by placing importance on the protection and enhancement of its unique, natural and built environment and is committed to reducing impacts on these systems. Rehabilitation is a staged process and takes time to ensure it is undertaken properly and in accordance with industry guidelines.

Read More


How Turf Reinforcement Mats (TRMS) Can Cut Projects Costs in Half

March 26th, 2019

Latest Posts Keep up to date with the latest news and events from Global Synthetics.

Read More


The Magic of Combigrid®/Secugrid® Reinforcement for Piling Platforms

March 8th, 2019

There were many challenges facing the development site prior to construction.  With the construction site being located adjacent to the Brisbane River, it was ascertained that the existing sandy subgrade would prove to be problematic as it did not have the required bearing capacity.  Thus, if left as it was it would not be able to withstand the proposed 370kPa piling rig pressures to be applied during operations and construction.

Read More


Continual Learning – Why CPD is important to the geosynthetic industry?

October 22nd, 2018

Over time, new research allows practitioners to better understand the limits and push the boundaries of geosynthetics to solve real-world engineering problems. As a result, design and test standards need to be updated

Read More


The Importance of Liner Protection and Cushioning

June 6th, 2018

Geotextile, when used as a protection layer acts as a cushioning barrier between a geosynthetic lining system such as in a dam or landfill cell.

Read More


How Geosynthetics work in Construction on Soft Soils?

March 28th, 2018

Latest Posts Keep up to date with the latest news and events from Global Synthetics.

Read More


Why GALFAN® is considered the breakthrough coating.

February 22nd, 2018

Latest Posts Keep up to date with the latest news and events from Global Synthetics.

Read More


Lesson 101 on Geogrids

January 31st, 2018

Latest Posts Keep up to date with the latest news and events from Global Synthetics.

Read More


The Differences between Non Woven Geotextiles and Woven Geotextiles

December 7th, 2017

Latest Posts Keep up to date with the latest news and events from Global Synthetics.

Read More


Protecting The Environment with Geosynthetics

October 16th, 2017

Latest Posts Keep up to date with the latest news and events from Global Synthetics.

Read More


Keeping Slopes in Check

July 19th, 2017

Latest Posts Keep up to date with the latest news and events from Global Synthetics.

Read More


HOW TO OPTIMISE YOUR LAND SPACE

June 15th, 2017

Latest Posts Keep up to date with the latest news and events from Global Synthetics.

Read More


Capturing Storm Water for Re-use

May 2nd, 2017

Latest Posts Keep up to date with the latest news and events from Global Synthetics.

Read More


Erosion Control Blankets V Turf Reinforcement Mats

April 11th, 2017

Latest Posts Keep up to date with the latest news and events from Global Synthetics.

Read More


Why the next generation of Geosynthetic Clay Liners (GCLs) have become so important in landfill applications.

March 13th, 2017

Latest Posts Keep up to date with the latest news and events from Global Synthetics.

Read More


Biaxial or Triaxial geogrid? Does it really matter?

March 2nd, 2017

Latest Posts Keep up to date with the latest news and events from Global Synthetics.

Read More


Moving Onwards and Upwards for our Perth Office

February 20th, 2017

Latest Posts Keep up to date with the latest news and events from Global Synthetics.

Read More


Construction of Brisbane Airport New Parallel Runway Over the Swamp Using Geogrid and Wick Drain Solutions

October 24th, 2016

Latest Posts Keep up to date with the latest news and events from Global Synthetics.

Read More


Secugrid® – Geogrid Reinforcement Solution

September 13th, 2016

Latest Posts Keep up to date with the latest news and events from Global Synthetics.

Read More


Global Synthetics Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary

August 9th, 2016

Latest Posts Keep up to date with the latest news and events from Global Synthetics.

Read More


Pavement Base Course Reinforced with Combigrid® to TMR MRTS58 Specification

March 21st, 2016

Pavement Base Course Reinforced with Combigrid®

Read More


Global Synthetics Opens Adelaide Office

December 16th, 2014

Global Synthetics is pleased to annouce the addition of a South Australian office to its growing national presence.

Read More


Brisbane’s New Parallel Runway Project

November 3rd, 2014

8,000,000 liner meters of Global Synthetics supplied Wick Drain has been installed in Brisbane's New Parallel Runway Project.

Read More


The Team at Global Synthetics Get Behind a Good Cause – Movember

November 1st, 2014

The Movember Foundation challenges men to grow moustaches during Movember (formerly known as November).

Read More




If you would like further information
about any of our products please

Contact Us
Contact Us