Your Partner in Providing Geosynthetics

Colonial Construction Materials leads the industry in geosynthetic distribution. As a master distributor of geotextiles, we have the capacity to supply you the materials you need at prices that can’t be beat.

Explore Our Geosynthetics

Woven Geotextiles

Discover our Woven Geotextile Fabric including slit films geotextiles and monofilaments.

Nonwoven Geotextiles

Nonwoven Geotextiles control drainage and separate soil on construction sites.

High Strength Geotextiles and Geogrids

Discover High Strength Geotextiles and Geogrids for specialty geotechnical solutions.


Learn how our Gabion Baskets add stability and control to construction projects.

Liners & Composites

Discover our selection of high strength and specialty Liners and Composites.


Learn how Geocells confine soil to stabilize slopes, swales and parking lots.

What are Geosynthetics?

Geosynthetics are synthetic products that are manufactured to solve civil engineering problems. We supply several categories of geosynthetics including geotextiles, geogrid, liners and geocomposites. These materials are designed to resolve geotechnical issues including drainage, stabilization and separation.

Learn More about Geosynthetics

We know our customers are as varied as the projects you tackle so we provide resources designed for all levels of geotechnical experience. Our articles explain more about geosynthetics, why they work and how to incorporate them into design. If you need help finding the right geotextile fabric for your project, skip to the Resources and download one of our cheat sheets.

Recent Articles

Retention pond under construction

What is a retention pond?

Retention Pond: Definition and Purpose Retention ponds are permanent artificial ponds that store excess runoff. A retention pond is known by …
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Resources for Purchasing Geosynthetics

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Geotextile Cross Reference Guide
AASHTO M288 Chart

See Our Geosynthetics in Action

Geosynthetics are found on just about every construction site. Explore our portfolio to see how different materials have been used to solve various construction issues.

New bridge on Sandbridge Road

Sandbridge Bridge Replacement

Featured Products: Geogrid and Nonwoven Geotextile Fabric

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Stormcharger system under John Rolfe Square

John Rolfe Square Subdivision

Featured Product: Filter Fabric for Stormwater Chamber System

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Geosynthetics stabilize expansion of the Chesapeake Bay's Poplar Island spillways

Poplar Island Restoration

Featured Product: High Strength Woven Geotextile Fabric

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Retention pond under construction

Virginia Beach Fourth Precinct

Featured Products: Liner and Gabion Baskets

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