Gravity retaining wall

Gravity retaining wall

1. A retaining wall that relies on the weight of the masonry or concrete for its stability.
2. Retaining wall that relies on the weight of the masonry or concrete for its stability.
See also: Wall
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A gravity retaining wall depends largely on the weight of the structure to resist the overturning forces created by the soil pressures.
Factors Walk Retaining Wall is a gravity retaining wall.
External stability analysis is conducted in the same manner as a conventional gravity retaining wall design by reviewing three failure modes: sliding, overturning, and bearing capacity.
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The wall system acts as a gravity retaining wall, relying on the weight and width of the units to resist retained soil loads.
improvements include installing new access road gate, widening access road, expanding site laydown areas, installing gravity retaining walls, and installing new chain link security fence.
They were early adopters of Superslab precast paving systems and Redi-Rock gravity retaining walls.
2,500 3,000 gsf, site development for bituminous vehicular roadways utilizing gravity retaining walls and, or ivgraded slopes.
Bids shall be submitted for furnishing, delivering and installing all materials, equipment and services, including labor, for the Work, which generally involves: General site improvements for the installation of two gravity retaining walls, two modular (segmental) block walls, concrete driveway repair & installation, and wall handrail along a section of East Normandy Boulevard Wall height will vary depending upon location but generally between 29 48 Miscellaneous site work.