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Ramsey lectures at IGS GeoBarriers Workshop in Munich

Boyd Ramsey was one of several lecturers and participants at the IGS GeoBarriers Workshop in Munich, Germany June 6 and 7, 2018.  Read more

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Boyd Ramsey to lecture in August 2018 in an Australian tour.

August 6-10, 2018 Boyd Ramsey will present a series of lectures in association with two other geosynthetic experts, Kent von Maubeuge and Dr. Richard Brachman.  The tour will have events in Perth, Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane and has been organized by Global Synthetics Pty Ltd. Read more

Ramsey repeats at Ohio State Short Course

On April 19th, Boyd Ramsey again lectured at The Ohio State University. This was as a portion of a repeat of the Flexible Geomembrane Institute Short Course. The event was very well attended, with approximately 65 engineers, regulators, students and installers. Read more

Boyd Ramsey attends GMA strategy session

On February 20, 2018 Boyd Ramsey attended a GMA strategic planning session in his role as immediate past-chairman.  The goal of the session Read more

Boyd Ramsey lectures at Educate the Educators – Chennai, India

On February 5th and 6th 2018, Boyd Ramsey lectured as a part of the IGS India Chapter Educate the Educators program. The program was held on the IIT Madras campus in Chennai, India and attended by over 40 professors and instructors in the India university system. Read more

Boyd Ramsey lectures at The Ohio State University

On October 27th, Boyd Ramsey lectured at The Ohio State University.   This was as a portion of the Flexible Geomembrane Institute Short Course, the Geosynthetic Materials Association was a co-sponsor.  Read more

Ramsey presents new paper at GeoAfrica in Morocco

In addition to the IGS Council meeting and other activities in Morocco, Boyd Ramsey gave a presentation on his most recent paper: Geomembrane selection: recommendations for today’s products. The conference was very successful with over 400 attendees and a fairly even split between international and local participants. Read more

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Ramsey article on coal ash regulations published in Geosynthetics magazine

For those interested in coal ash storage regulations, there is a new article from Geosynthetics magazine.  Part one is available now and  is linked here: http://geosyntheticsmagazine.com/2017/08/01/part-1-the-regulation-of-ccr-in-the-united-states/
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Boyd Ramsey speaks at GeoMiddleEast in Egypt

Boyd Ramsey lectured at GeoMiddleEast  in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt, July 15 to 19, 2017.  Several sessions within GeoMiddleEast were held  under the auspices of the IGS Read more

Boyd Ramsey lectures at Educate the Educators – Phillippines

On April 27 and 28th, 2017 an Educate the Educators event was held in Manila, Philippines at the National Engineering Center on the University of the Philippines campus.  I delivered three lectures; on geosynthetic barrier performance (2) and the IGS 50-minute lecture introducing geosynthetics to an undergraduate engineering class.    Read more