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Case Study of Failed Retaining Wall in Visakhapatnam, India

The Structural Failure of a Retaining Wall. Heavy rains caused a cantilever basement retaining wall in Dwarakanagar Visakhapatnam to fail. The four basement boundary walls began to crack severely...

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Performance Comparison of Retaining Wall Drainage Systems

Research on Prefabricated Composite Drainage Systems of Retaining Walls. Current research done by the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) analyzes a more cost & time effective, durable, and...

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Effects of Drainage Systems on Retaining Wall Stability

Research on the Bending Moments and Shear Forces of Retaining Walls. A study was conducted by researchers at the University of Putra Malaysia to determine the impact of drainage systems on the...

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USA to Pay $400 Billion for Sea Wall Construction by 2040

The United States is Expected to Pay for Hundreds of Miles of Seawalls Along the Coasts. According to Forbes, Climate Change will result in the spending of billions on sea wall construction...

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Congress Passes $86.2 Billion for Transportation Systems

FY 2020 funding for the US DOT consists of $86.2 billion. The senate appropriations committee has allowed for 24.8 billion in discretionary appropriations and 61.3 billion in obligation...

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Sea Wall Construction Along Beach Boardwalk

Sea Wall will be Built Along Point Pleasant Beach Boardwalk to protect from storms. The boardwalk operated by the Jenkinson's began a $7 million project to "combat storms" according to Mayor...

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Residents Raise Concern About Stability of Retaining Walls

Heavy Rains in Bisbee, Arizona Cause 14 Retaining Walls to Fail. The retaining walls in Bisbee, Arizona protect the residents and properties from floods and mudslides. The walls could not survive...

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FHWA Rescinds 1916 Proprietary Product Rule

Innovative products can now be used! States can now use patented or proprietary products for federally funded projects, boosting new technology investment and highway quality. Why is this so...

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Retaining Wall Collapse Due To Heavy Rains

Wall collapse closes Phuket road. One lane of Thung Kha Rd in Rassada, Thailand remains closed on July 12th following the collapse of a retaining wall which is believed to have been caused by...

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Concrete Seawall Repair - Maintainable Weep Hole Filters

The Problem: Failing Sidewalks & Dangerous Sinkholes Lead to Concrete Seawall Repair and Installation of Maintainable Weep Hole Filters. Lake Park Marina, located in Lake Park, FL, was built in...

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