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Comanco Making Progress on 60 Acre Landfill Closure in Georgia

October 19th, 2015|News/Blog|

COMANCO Environmental is efficiently moving along with a 60-acre landfill closure project located in Southeast, GA. Of the 60-acres to be closed, approximately 20 acres have been covered with a specialty ClosureTurf® system, which includes the installation of a 50-mil LLDPE Super Gripnet geomembrane, a polyethylene grass turf mat, and sand ballast infill. Full article [...]

Shaw Industries Increases Its Equity Stake In Watershed Geosynthetics LLC

September 10th, 2015|News/Blog|

Resource: PRNewswire, Environmental Products and Services News Release Shaw Industries Increases Its Equity Stake In Watershed Geosynthetics LLC - Investing in Sales Growth & Innovative Products by PRNewswire DALTON, Ga., Sept. 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Shaw Industries is pleased to announce it has significantly increased its investment in Watershed Geosynthetics LLC (WatershedGeo). This increased [...]

Bloomfield works to conserve water with HydroTurf® reclamation pond

August 6th, 2015|News/Blog|

Candice Thompson, project manager with Winters Construction, displays a sample of HydroTurf Tuesday in Bloomfield. (Jon Austria — The Daily Times) "HydroTurf, reclamation pond designed to help conservation efforts" By Hannah Grover The Daily Times BLOOMFIELD — Bloomfield will be the first city in the country to install a newly developed synthetic turf [...]

Watershed Geosynthetics® Breaks Barriers With FEMA Overtopping Protection For Dams

May 12th, 2015|News/Blog|

PRESS RELEASE: ATLANTA, May 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Watershed Geo® has achieved a major breakthrough with innovative technology, HydroTurf® Advanced Revetment System. HydroTurf® was included in the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Technical Manual: Overtopping Protection for Dams. The FEMA National Dam Safety Program (NDSP) sponsored the development of the technical manual, in conjunction with [...]

FabricLink Award for Top 10 Textile Innovations

April 10th, 2015|Awards 2015, News/Blog|

FabricLink's Top 10 Textile Innovation Awards The Annual FabricLink Network (FLN) Top 10 Textile Innovation Awards Presented to Watershed Geosynthetics' HydroTurf® CS and HydroTurf® Z The annual FabricLink Network (FLN) Top 10 Textile Innovation Awards are presented to exceptional textile-based materials and technologies that have launched during the past year and are commercially available. [...]

Specialty Fabrics Review Magazine, HydroTurf® Honorable Mention, December 2014

January 13th, 2015|Awards 2014, News/Blog|

HydroTurf® Advanced Revetment Technology, submitted by Watershed Geosynthetics, Chattanooga, Tenn., received honorable mention in the End Product category. A unique, fiber-reinforced concrete armoring technology, HydroTurf is used to prevent erosion under severe hydraulic conditions. It consists of a high-friction, structured geomembrane with an integrated drainage layer overlain by an engineered synthetic turf, which is infilled [...]

2014 IFF Innovation Award Honorable Mention

December 17th, 2014|Awards 2014, News/Blog|

Watershed Geo’s Patent Pending HydroTurf® Advanced Revetment Technology Wins Honorable Mention Award for the 2014 IFF Innovation Award The Industrial Fabrics Foundation (IFF) recently announced the recipients of the 2014 IFF Innovation Award. Watershed Geo’s HydroTurf Advanced Revetment Technology (Patent Pending) was recognized with the Honorable Mention Award. Foundation representatives announced the innovation awards during [...]

ISM Solar Solutions partners with Atlanta based WatershedGeo™

October 17th, 2014|News/Blog|

PRESS RELEASE: ISM Solar Solutions, part of the ISM Group of Companies, providers of utility-scale solar site development services announced today that they have partnered with Atlanta based WatershedGeo™, who offer permanent closures for landfills and brownfields using their patented products, including ClosureTurf™. Together, ISM Solar Solutions and WatershedGeo™ will design, develop and construct utility [...]

Geosynthetics Magazine October November 2014, Terminus Wake Park Article

October 17th, 2014|News/Blog|

Watershed Geo's Terminus Wake Park Project is the featured article on the front cover of in the October/November issues of Geosynthetics magazine. Terminus Wake Park located within the LakePoint Sporting Community and Town Center Complex in Emerson, GA, just off Interstate 75, about 30 miles northwest of Atlanta. Click Here To Read Complete Geosynthetic Magazine [...]

Wakeboarding lakes get synthetic turf revetments

October 13th, 2014|News/Blog|

Geosynthetics | October 2014 By Paul O’Malley Introduction The newly opened Terminus Wake Park is located within the LakePoint Sporting Community and Town Center Complex in Emerson, Ga., just off Interstate 75, about 30 miles northwest of Atlanta. This park represents one of the latest examples in a growing trend in extreme sports—cable wakeboarding—where wakeboard [...]