DESIGN PROCEDURE FOR MASONRY RETAINING WALLS


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DESIGN PROCEDURE FOR MASONRY RETAINING WALLS
DESIGN PROCEDURE FOR MASONRY RETAINING WALLSExample 8.1 illustrates design of a cantilever retaining wall to be constructed from concrete masonry units. The general design principles remain the same as discussed in Chaps. 4 and 6. Readers are urged to familiarize themselves with the material presented in those chapters. The first step in designing a retaining wall is to develop a trial cross section of the wall (i.e., the width and thickness of concrete footing and the thickness of the mas…
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Narendra Taly, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASCE: Design of Reinforced Masonry Structures, Second Edition. DESIGN PROCEDURE FOR MASONRY RETAINING WALLS, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2010), AccessEngineering Export