Bowman's November 2022 Newsletter

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InstaTurf ShearForce 10 Erosion ControlProject Highlight: InstaTurf Used for Erosion Control & Shoreline Stabilization - ASP Enterprises supplied InstaTurf’s ShearForce10 as a solution for a pond bank erosion problem. ShearForce10 is a hybrid-turf mat made of simulated turf that allows natural grass and vegetation to grow up through the mat. InstaTurf is a permanent solution that provides a very high level of immediate erosion protection. Because of its immediate erosion protection, there is less risk of soil and seed washing out prior to vegetation establishment. InstaTurf stays in place to reinforce and provide long-term erosion control and stabilization. As the vegetation grows and is fully established, InstaTurf becomes even stronger and is highly UV stable and weather-resistant...Keep Reading

Mirafi RSi FabricProduct Profile: Mirafi RSi Fabrics - Mirafi®’s RSi line of geosynthetics is the premier solution for base course reinforcement and subgrade stabilization of Transportation, Building Site Development and Energy Infrastructure projects such as roadways, railways, and airports. Available in three weights - RS280i, RS380i and RS580i - these geosynthetics provide reinforcement, filtration, separation and confinement. The RSi fabrics offer considerable material savings and improved sustainability for...Keep Reading

Geosynthetic Liner Geosynthetic Solutions Webinar | December 7th | 11:30am-12:30pm MST | Register to Attend - With all the options of geosynthetic solutions including geotextiles, geogrids, geomembranes, geosynthetics clay liners, geocells, etc. available on the market, there are endless uses for geosynthetics. By integrating geosynthetics into your project designs, you will minimize your risks and maximize the value and results. In this webinar, learn about the best geosynthetic products to use for stabilization, separation, filtration, reinforcement, drainage, etc. Bill Murphy, P.E. and Melissa Hurley will discuss the wide range of geosynthetic solutions we supply and the appropriate applications for each, giving you a comprehensive understanding of geosynthetic solutions.

MSE Vegetated WallMSE Walls & Structures Webinar | January 4th | 11:30am-12:30pm MST | Register to Attend - In this webinar, explore Mechanically-Stabilized Earth (MSE) Walls and their many styles and applications. We will review various components that are used for reinforcement and facing. Landscape features, retaining walls, bridge abutments, slopes, streambanks, shorelines are among the many different places where MSE Walls are used. Travis Riehl will walk us through real-world projects while sharing lessons learned about design considerations and construction processes. We will highlight the advantages of MSE Walls compared to other options.

Bill Murphy, P.E.Engineer's Note: Note from Bill Murphy, P.E. - Happy Thanksgiving! - Greetings from Denver, the home of the 2022 IECA Mountain States Conference. Like I said last month, it was great to see many familiar faces and to meet new friends in our industry. Among the many takeaways from the sessions taught this week, I was reminded how important it is that we make time to stay involved with our peers and continue sharing knowledge. Everyone has a story to tell. I want to hear yours. Share with me your challenges and your successes. What are your goals for 2023? Reach out to me or your local rep, and we will meet for breakfast, lunch or dinner...Keep Reading