Merlon

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Merlon

One of the solid alternates between two crenels, or open spaces, in a battlement parapet.

merlon

merlon
In an embattled parapet, one of the solid alternates between the embrasures. also see battlement.
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Some bastions were found missing and merlons at some places were also not there and these along with seriously damaged portions of the wall are needed to be rebuilt.
Contract notice: consultation number: 2019-moe-reg-0072 environmental and technical study and project management mission for the east merlons leveling of haute jarrie pond
Realization of the crossing work of the a71 (pi317.532), recirculation of the a71 on its current route after crossing the a71, creation of the ramps of the a71-rn 79 motorway junction in its northern part of the existing a71 (branches a, b and c), road restoration works, realization of acoustic and landscape merlons, creation of retention basins, civil works of the dry network, safety equipment and horizontal signaling, rehabilitation of the wearing course of the a71.
description of the procurement: The redevelopment works, On highway in circulation, Include: - various demolitions of existing structures or installations, - the widening of the highway platforms, In cut or embankment, About 15 km in both directions of circulation, - the construction of roadways, Signage, Safety equipment and fences, - the modification of dry networks, Dynamic equipment and their power supplies, - the redevelopment of the orlans nord motorway broadcaster, - the upgrading of motorway sanitation and in particular the creation of new basins and the recovery of existing sanitation basins, - the realization of a large hydraulic structure under the highway for the restoration of a watercourse, - the realization of acoustic protections (screens and merlons).
The crossing work of the a71 includes: - the work of connection of the temporary deviation of the a71 on the existing a71, - completion of the a71 crossing structure (pi317.532), - the creation of the ramps of the motorway node a71-rn79 in its part located north of the existing a71 (branches a, b, c, d and ramp f), - the recirculation of the a71 on its current route after completion of the crossing of the a71, - the construction of 2 new works of art in the underpass, - restoration work, - the realization of acoustic and landscape merlons, - the creation of 2 retention basins, - civil works of the dry network, safety equipment and horizontal signaling, - the repair of the wearing course of the a71.