TENAX logo International web site
  International web site Geosynthetics Soil stabilisation Soil stabilisation case histories  
sitemap contact us
  Soil stabilisation  

Geogrid for a runway/landing strip at Yverdon-Les-Bains Airport, Switzerland



airport runway and landing strip

Runway and landing strip



TENAX MS multilayer integral geogrid

Location - Date:

Yverdon-les-Bains, Switzerland - 2000



A runaway/landing strip and a taxiway was built in Yverdon-les-Bains for about 30'000 m2 on turf subbase with total 30-45 cm crushed gravel.

In a field test before, MS 500 showed 35% higher E-modulus against a woven geogrid 35/35 kN/m.


runway stabilization

Beginning of the works – very high water table


grid structure for the taxiway, before filling

Grid structure of the MS 500 before filling - taxiway







Railroads and airport runways

Paved and unpaved roads stabilisation

  TENAX © 1995-2014 All rights reserved