American Society of Civil Engineers


Geosynthetics Aspects of a Methane Gas Storage Bladder


by M. A. Sadlier, (Geosynthetic Consultants Australia Pty Ltd, 62 Wellington Pde East Melbourne Victoria, Australia, 3002)
Section: New Applications for Geosynthetics, pp. 1-10, (doi:  http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/40789(168)30)

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Document type: Conference Proceeding Paper
Part of: Waste Containment and Remediation
Abstract: This paper provides an overview of a geomembrane based gas storage bladder which was designed and built successfully at the Luggage Point WWTP in Brisbane. It discusses several design and construction issues including the need by designers for wide strip tensile and seam tests on reinforced geomembranes.


ASCE Subject Headings:
Geosynthetics
Geomembranes
Methane
Gas