breast wall

breast wall

[′brest ‚wȯl]
(civil engineering)
A low wall built to retain the face of a natural bank of earth.

breast wall, face wall

2. A parapet which is breast high.
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Tenders are invited for Construction of PCC drain, Edge wall, Retaining wall, Breast wall and Hume pipe culverts on Industrial Area Samba to Chak Manga Gujjran.
The decisive finding is the interaction of the bridge vault with the breast walls--a critical point being the bed joint between the vault and the breast wall.
I estimate a whole chimney breast wall would cost about pounds 110.
Tenders are invited for S/R To Paniganda Bamunigam Daringabadi Road Such As Construction Of Breast Wall With Drain From 29.
Fig 18 shows theoretically calculated characteristic shapes of the deformations of the breast wall and the bridge vault due to temperature effects (+37[degrees]C, -24[degrees]C) and the effect of dead weight.
Retaining wall, Breast wall, CC drain, Reconstruction of minor bridge at Km 465/6,Km 477/4,Km 478/10 & widening of minor bridge at Km 483/8 (Ghat section) of NH 67" up to 3.
Tenders are invited for Construction Of Breast Wall (Semi Paca)With Drain Left & Right Side Of Main Road Approach To Enclosures And Parking Area Leanth 1000 Mtr At Jammu Zoo Khanpur Nagrota Jammu
SH: -Formation Deficencies, Construction of Retaing wall, Breast wall, PCC V-shape drain, PCC Parapet & Metalling Taning work) (Under NABARD RIDF-XXIII) Document cost : INR 5000 EMD value : INR 500000 Document Purchase Start date : 17 Jan 2018 Document Purchase End date : 29 Jan 2018 Opening date : 29 Jan 2018
Sh: Provision Of Open Shed With Steps, Flooring And Breast Wall Near Library At Summer Hill, Shimla H.
Sh: Construction Of Breast Wall Between Bop Durbeta And Bop Mahadev
Tenders are invited for Provision of breast wall in front of officers institute ( rhs of main entrance under shq bsf aizawl