Global Synthetics is committed to advancing the knowledge of our clients by offering training and support.
Our dedication to this is evident through our goal of offering readily accessible product information and technical support.
Global Synthetics provides additional educational opportunities to the industry with specific technical seminars and webinars on geosynthetic applications to contractors and designers on a regular basis.
Our Industry Seminars feature international geosynthetic experts, latest design and construction details with relevant case studies applicable to our industry.
We support our industry by being members of a range of industry associations such as:
August 21st, 2020
Don’t miss your chance to hear Prof. Kerry Rowe talk about his latest unpublished research findings at our webinar on Designing Composite Liners on Slopes Part 1: GCL EVENT INFO: 2 SEPTEMBER 2020 0900 AM Australian Eastern Standard Time DURATION 60MINS REGISTER NOW APPLICATIONS Landfills | Leachate ponds | Brine ponds | Tailings dams | Contaminated lands | Water reservoirs […]
July 27th, 2020
Following on from our first successful webinar on Geogrid Reinforced Rail Tracks, which reviewed various international/local test results,full scale field trials,monitoring results and discussion about performance parameters. This second webinar will focus on the design guides and design methods for geogrid railways around the world. It will also give an insight into some design procedures based on the latest findings and test results.
June 25th, 2020
Following the success of our first webinar in this Barriers Series, The Effect of Subgrade Conditions on GCL Hydration, this second webinar will focus on The Effect of Other Parameters on GCL hydration and performance, such as:
June 4th, 2020
When: Wednesday 17th June Time: 3.30pm AEST Duration: 1 hr DESCRIPTION: This webinar will review and present the latest results of large scale tests, full scale field trials as well as long term monitoring on geogrid reinforced ballast/ subballast layers in Australia and across the world. It […]
April 25th, 2020
Geosynthetics Technical Webinar Series: Part 1: Barriers 13 May 2020 The performance of a Geosynthetic Clay Liner (GCL) and a Composite Liner depends on many parameters. The first component is the GCL subgrade. Most of the time, this important part is missing or underestimating in designs and specifications. This geosynthetics technical webinar series for barriers […]
March 2nd, 2020
Join our very own Amir Shahkolahi at the upcoming Australian Geomechnics Society Event. The presentation reviews Geosynthetic Research Institute investigation and findings on more than 300 Geosynthetic Reinforced Walls failures around the world during the last 30 years and presents their situation, reasons, and lesson learnt.
July 9th, 2019
Resources to assist our clients in regards to the Propex suite of erosion control products.
March 20th, 2019
1-3 April Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre Global Synthetics is proud to be gold sponsor of this conference. The conference has a diverse range of themes including: Foundations and Retaining Structure, Ground Improvement, Offshore and Nearshore Geotechnics plus many more. This promises to be an ideal forum for exploring the recent learnings https://geomechanics2019.com.au/cms/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/ANZ-Geomechanics-Program-V5.1-1.pdfin the broader […]
May 14th, 2018
Advances in Landfill Design & Specification Global Synthetics latest seminar series, August 2018.
August 9th, 2017
Propex and Global Synthetics are proud to present a High Performance Turf Reinforcement Mats and Anchoring Systems Seminar . KEY LEARNING OBJECTIVES: – An introduction to the manufacturing processes and the comprehensive research undertaken to justify performance. – Design theory using HEC 15 US Federal Highways – Department-Design of Flexible Waterways. – Design theory of slope […]
December 19th, 2016
SAVE THE DATE Global Synthetics is pleased to announce that it is the Platinum Sponsor at the upcoming 2017 Australian Landfill and Transfer Stations Conference. This conference will be hosted by the Waste Management Association of Australia. Landfills and Transfer Stations play an integral role in the waste management industry, providing avenues for materials aggregation […]
August 9th, 2016
Our Trade booth at the recent WALGA Trade exhibition. Global Synthetics is the leading independent distributor and manufacturer of Geosynthetics to the engineering, mining, construction and building industries in the Australasia and Pacific region. The Global Synthetics team is made up from qualified engineers and experienced staff have a wealth of global knowledge in providing […]
May 31st, 2016
The RTSA’s biennial Conference on Railway Excellence (CORE) has firmly established itself in recent years as the premier technical event in the Australasian rail conference market, with a reputation for high quality papers covering a wide range of rail engineering, operations, planning and management topics. The RTSA is proud of CORE’s reputation for high quality […]
March 2nd, 2016
Waste Management Conference