As temperatures rise and the seasons change, retaining walls
can become particularly susceptible to deterioration which can put nearby buildings at risk.
Maintenance crews noticed about two weeks ago that the highway next to the new retaining wall
had begun to settle, Little said, as draining water was saturating the soil and placing increased pressure on the wall.
Rosen said "massive chunks'' of cement are still falling from the retaining wall
on to the field below.
Civil Defense rescuers and other workers used heavy equipment to dig up the bodies of the victims from the under sand and concrete that were used as retaining wall
LONG WAIT: Clr Nicola Turner with the retaining wall
at Lower Wellhouse Road which Kirklees Council still hasn''t fixed after over a year
PESHAWAR -- With an aim to provide best transportation facilities and to develop farm-to-market road network, the district administration has rehabilitated two link roads and constructed two retaining walls
in Makhai, Shingara Darra and Maidan Khwar villages.
Darah Sauf Bala district chief, Ahmad Ali Hussaini, said the retaining wall
would secure about 100 houses, 100 acres of farmlands, a clinic, a school and a mosque from being flooded.
The RD pile wall can be used both as a temporary and a permanent structure thus a separate construction-period retaining wall
is not required.
In 2005-2006, FLH investigated the feasibility of developing and conducting retaining wall
inventories for NPS.
The North Wales Trunk Road Agency has awarded a pounds 56,000 contract for strengthening work on the moat retaining wall
on the A5 east of Llidiart y Pare between Llangollen and Corwen.
The focus is on retaining wall
construction: walls that are functional and visually pleasing.
Factors Walk Retaining Wall
is a stone ballast retaining wall
built during 1855-1869.