Falkirk Wheel

Tuesday 14th March 2017
Info and Registration

 Seminar Programme


So, who’s going?

Over 80 Delegates have now registered (8/3/17)  from across the construction spectrum including ;Scottish Water, Bam Ritchies,Network Rail,ESG Group,Mouchel,Major Contractors, Local Govt,Consulting Engineers,Geotechnical Engineers,Scottish Power, and many more.

This will be the last Geotex in Falkirk until 2019- so don’t miss out on this networking opportunity!

Parking is Free, and the public are not admitted to the venue on Tuesday 14th March.

08.00 Registration Opens- 09.00 Chairman’s Introduction

09.10 Keller
Keller is the worlds largest ground engineering specialist. Keller solutions are used across the construction industry from residential development, infrastructure and civil engineering to the energy and resource sectors.

09.35 Concrete Canvas
New Technology – Concrete Canvas (CC) is a flexible, concrete impregnated fabric that hardens on hydration to form a thin, durable, water proof and fire resistant concrete layer. Learn how this innovative material is being used as a rapid alternative to conventional concrete in ditch lining, slope protection, bund lining, gabion reinforcement, concrete remediation, culvert lining and more.

10.00 Platipus Anchors
“Earth Anchoring Systems For Infrastructure Applications” will examine different problems with Infrastructure Assets and show how Percussion Driven Earth Anchors (PDEAs) can be applied as an effective solution in surface erosion, slope stability, retaining walls, flood defence and drainage scenarios.

10.25 Refreshment Break/Networking

10.45 Siltbuster Ltd
Siltbuster will be presenting on the latest changes to environmental legislation and how common construction site activities can cause pollution incidents. A selection of case studies will demonstrate best practice for the treatment of pollutants including: Silts, Oils, and Concrete Wash Water.

11.10 Maccaferri
Known for pioneering gabions, we don’t just stop there. Learn how our technology delivers versatile, cost effective and environmentally sound solutions ranging from reinforced soil structures to pavement reinforcement and rockfall mitigation.

11.35 Refreshment Break/Networking

11.55 Tencate Geosynthetics

TenCate Geosynthetics materials can be used in a variety of applications.  With our advanced and innovative application knowledge, we offer the right system solution for your project specification and situational needs.

12.20 Uretek
Uretek is the sole specialist contractor for its unique geopolymer injection techniques and has led the world in offering the most advanced and accurate systems for concrete slab lifting and stabilisation and a non-disruptive alternative to conventional underpinning to solve foundation subsidence problems.

12.45 Complimentary Lunch and Networking

14.00 Geotex Closes


Also exhibiting : Profile Products.

Profile Products – the very latest soil erosion technology from the USA, now available in the UK. Come and learn how this game changing environmentally friendly solution is providing erosion protection and sustainable green cover on the steepest of slopes and in difficult access sites.