Winter 2010

Award of Excellence 2010 for TenCate

TenCate Geosynthetics North America is recognized with the 2010 International Achievement Award (IAA) presented by the Industrial Fabrics Association International (IFAI) for design excellence in specialty fabrics applications. TenCate received an Award of Excellence in the category Geosynthetic Products for its Incheon Bridge project in South Korea utilizing TenCate Geotube® technology.

4 geo award Construction Geotextile Tube Island_w390 Creating part of the bridge with TenCate Geotube® on both sides

‘We are honoured to have been awarded the 2010 IAA Award of Excellence for TenCate Geosynthetics’, John Henderson, Senior Vice-President at TenCate Geosynthetics NA, said. ‘We are also proud to have won an IAA Award for the sixth straight year. This year’s winning entry, submitted by Yee Tack Weng, highlights TenCate’s unique position to provide solutions for critical projects around the globe.’

4 geo award Tube and Incheon Bridge_w390 This year marks the 63rd annual IAA competition. Entrants were encouraged to submit projects and compete in 29 categories. In all, IFAI received 383 entries from 13 countries. Winners were selected based on complexity, design, workmanship, uniqueness and function.

Blue fabric (Tecawork Blue 65287)