The wall batter compensates for any slight lateral movement of the srw face due to earth pressure and complements the aesthetic attributes of the srw system.
Concrete segmental retaining wall.
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A segmental retaining wall is a network of masonry units that rely largely upon their own mass for strength and stability.
Segmental retaining walls consist of a facing system and a lateral tieback system.
Segmental retaining wall blocks may be solid or hollow with a gravel fill material.
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Segmental retaining walls are generally installed with a small horizontal setback between units creating a wall batter into the retained soil ω in figure 2.
Srws are used in many applications including landscaping walls structural walls for changes in grade bridge abutments stream channelization waterfront structures tunnel access walls wing walls and parking area support.
Segmental retaining walls are modular block retaining walls used for vertical grade change applications.
Retain a rock is a true gravity block retaining wall system designed around a 2 23 square metre 24 sq ft precast concrete block.
The concrete alone would cost more than the srw.
Our low absorption high strength solid concrete units provide not only the long lasting durability engineers expect but also the limitless number of design options architects demand.
The facing systems usually consist of modular concrete blocks that interlock with each other and with the lateral restraining members.
What are concrete segmental retaining walls.
Segmental retaining walls srws are durable long lasting retaining wall systems that consist of dry stacked modular units.
Relying on its mass and interlocking design there s no need for mechanical tie backs for most walls up to 3 66m high 12 ft.
With no need for the additional cost of the veneer 6 8 more per square foot segmental retaining walls offer the client an economical solution for their exterior structural requirements.
These concrete units are placed together without the use of mortar and typically employ some type of interlocking mechanism.
The system consists of dry cast concrete units that are placed without mortar dry stacked and rely on their unit to.
Both block can be used in commercial or residential projects.
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Since 1987 versa lok has been creating solid solutions for architects and engineers with the industry s original solid top pinning segmental retaining wall system.
Comprehensive information for most applications which utilize mortarless concrete block as a component of a segmental retaining walls and concrete block fencing.