Geosynthetic Engineering

Geosynthetic Engineering


Geosynthetic materials already play a key role in the majority of confinement works, and their usage continues to grow in a range of industrial, environmental and waste management applications. Groupe Alphard’s geosynthetic engineering services, accompanied by our geosynthetics quality assurance program and fault detection services, offers full support at every stage of your confinement project, from design and material manufacturing to construction and commissioning.
Our geosynthetic experience covers a wide variety of containment structures, including:

  • Mine tailings parks
  • Water storage and treatment reservoirs
  • Covering of mine tailings
  • Engineered landfills for waste disposal, contaminated soils and hazardous and industrial waste
  • Evaporation pools
  • Snow storage platforms
Ingénierie des géosynthétiques


Our professionals in geotechnics, hydrogeology and geosynthetics provide a full range of planning support, applying the latest technical innovations to provide industry-leading design, feasibility and preliminary studies.

Our services include:

  • Site selection
  • Hydrological and geotechnical studies
  • Preliminary design studies
  • Preliminary design studies
  • Slope stability analysis
  • Preperation of construction plans and specifications and RFP documents
  • Technical and economic feasibility studies
  • Estimation of construction costs