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

Boyd Ramsey Consulting LLC Annual meeting

The annual meeting of Boyd Ramsey Consulting LLC was held on February 28, 2017 in the Woodlands Texas. Read more

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Boyd Ramsey to instruct at IGS Educate the Educators in the Philippines

Another in the series of Educate the Educators programs will be held in the Philippines on April 27 and 28, 2017. Read more


Announcement announcements

The news of my new consultancy has been reported in the geosynthetic “media” by both and Geosynthetics Magazine!

As P.T. Barnum is alleged to have said: “There is no such thing as bad publicity.” In that vein feel free to click away on the links in this article.

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Ramsey Honored with IGS-NA Service Award

Ramsey Honored with IGS-NA Service Award

Yours truly was recently mentioned in the most recent article of the IGS News.

One of three IGS regional conferences held in 2016, the GeoAmericas 2016 Conference in Miami Beach, Florida attracted over 1100 participants from all areas of the world, 80 exhibitors, along with several related association exhibits and meetings.

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Continuous Monitoring of Barrier Integrity

It is now possible to confirm the performance of a geosynthetic barrier system on a continuing “real-time” basis. While this is relatively new technology the performance has been very impressive. Cost are, of course, higher when installing continuous monitoring, but they are certainly very reasonable relative to the potential costs of spills and environmental contamination at more dangerous and critical sites (hazardous wastes, slurry and mobile liquid containments and sites with existing environmental issues).

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Breathtaking new (old) philosophy for website content

Breathtaking new (old) philosophy for website content

Boyd Ramsey, who will open a new consultancy beginning in 2017 has developed a website as a modern promotional tool. A common part of individual websites is a blog or a “news” page. Well, I have successful avoided the temptation to create a blog… the world will have to wait, or not care, if I ate chicken or fish today, what my opinions about the latest human foolishness might be.

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