Geotex Non-Woven

GEOTEX® Nonwoven geotextiles

GEOTEX® Nonwoven geotextiles are made from high-quality polypropylene staple fibers that are needle-punched to form a dimensionally stable fiber network. They also include fabrics that support separation and stabilization, subsurface drainage, filtration, and cushioning. This family of nonwoven products is compliant with AASHTO/NTPEP standards and is available in a variety of styles to fit your specific project needs and specifications.



Road Cross-Section Using GEOTEX Nonwoven geotextile

Road Cross-Section Without GEOTEX Nonwoven geotextile 

Features & Benefits

  • Requires less aggregate during construction saving $50,000 per lane mile on average and reducing road thickness 
  • Separates aggregate from soil, doubling the useful road life
  • Provide superior hydraulics and soil retention to support filtration
  • Mitigates dust in unpaved roads
  • Provides cushioning and protection for critical lining systems
  • Resists biological and chemical environments normally found in soils
  • AASHTO/NTPEP Certified
  • Reduces overall maintenance cost, saving up to 50% on road repairs
  • Use less natural resources – 1 truck of geosynthetic rolls = 850 truckloads of stone
  • Installs faster than traditional methods reducing overall construction time
  • Signal workers with bright orange color to prevent further excavation in areas that may have buried contaminants or other dangers. (Click here to learn more about our high visibility demarcation fabric

Applications

  • Separation/Stabilization of paved and unpaved roads
  • Filtration in subsurface drainages systems and beneath hard armor systems
  • Environmental waste management 



Brochure

For more information about GEOTEX® download the sell sheet here.

Project Spotlight

Learn how GEOTEX 1201 nonwoven geotextile was used to create artificial reefs to reduce the impact of hurricanes - Click here to read the full case study