Tensar Research Center

At Tensar International, we believe in and support continual product performance testing and validation. This testing is essential for improving designs, providing better performing products, and driving innovation. Below are just a few of the research projects we’ve invested in to test and validate our products and software:


Pavement Optimization

Date Application Title   Objective
2015 Pavement Optimization 
Evaluation of Geosynthetic Reinforced/Stabilized for Pavement Built over Soft Subgrade Soil Using Cyclic Plate Loading Testing – Louisiana Transportation Research Center (LTRC)
  To evaluate benefits for using geosynthetics to stabilize base layers and weak subgrades in flexible pavement applications.
              

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Date Application Title   Objective

2014
 
Pavement Optimization  Structural Condition Assessment of Reinforced Base-Course Pavement -- US Army Corps of Engineers Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC)
  Evaluate the structural benefit of the geogrid through a comparative assessment.
 

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Ballast Stabilization

Date Application Title   Objective

2015
 
Ballast Stabilization  Effect of TriAx Geogrid on Ballast Particle Movement- Pennsylvania State University

  Investigate the effect of geogrid on particle movement inside railroad ballast under cyclic loading.
 

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Evaluation of Geosynthetic Reinforced/Stabilized for Pavement Built over Soft Subgrade Soil Using Cyclic Plate Loading Testing – Louisiana Transportation Research Center (LTRC)
Evaluation of Geosynthetic Reinforced/Stabilized for Pavement Built over Soft Subgrade Soil Using Cyclic Plate Loading Testing – Louisiana Transportation Research Center (LTRC)

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