The geotextiles and geogrids market in the UAE and GCC is expected to grow at an average CAGR (compound annual growth rate) of 11.6 per cent until 2019 and be worth $182.5 million by then, says a report on the sector.

The entire range of geo welding equipment manufactured by Leister Technologies is being used by WBHO Construction, a reputed contractor in South Africa, in the construction of the Kusile power station in South Africa.