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Analysis of in situ retaining walls propped at formation level

Powrie, W. and Li, E.S.F. (1991) Analysis of in situ retaining walls propped at formation level ICE Proceedings, 91, (4), pp. 853-873. (doi:10.1680/iicep.1991.17493).

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The use of formation level props to support an embedded cantilever retaining wall can be advantageous in terms of minimizing thedepth of embedment required for stability/ serviceability. This type of wall is being used increasingly for grade-separated interchanges in connection with road improvement schemes in urban areas. Unfortunately, the analysis of these structures is not straightforward: indeed, they are specifically excluded from the ambit of CIRIA Report 1 0 4 on the design of retaining walls embedded in stiff clay...

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Published date: December 1991


Local EPrints ID: 75655
ISSN: 0020-3262
PURE UUID: fa532a2c-89e2-4954-9724-6a81f6e36cd0
ORCID for W. Powrie: ORCID iD

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Date deposited: 11 Mar 2010
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 23:42

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