Mechanically Stabilized Earth Walls

MSE wall built for NASA launch pad site
Antares rocket in transport over the MSE bridge abutment to Pad 0-A. Photos courtesy of Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport.
Wallops Flight Facility is one of NASA’s extraordinary sites for suborbital and orbital launches. Its aircraft research has enabled NASA and their…
July 31, 2020
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The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) needed to resurface six miles of State Route 60 in Polk County. For more than a decade, FDOT had…
April 02, 2020
One of two wildlife crossings at Trappers’ Point using mechanically stabilized earth walls.
One of two wildlife crossings at Trappers’ Point using mechanically stabilized earth walls.
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Every year thousands of pronghorn and other animals migrate north and south a distance of about 150 miles between Grand Teton National Park and upper…
April 02, 2020
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PYRAWALL® is an engineered wrap-face vegetated solution for constructing reinforced-soil walls and steepened slopes. The system consists of PYRAMAT®…
March 31, 2020
MSE wall at the face of the tunnel in mid-construction.
MSE wall at the face of the tunnel in mid-construction.
From 2016 until the fall of 2018, the Virginia Avenue Tunnel underwent improvements structurally and functionally. Originally built in the late 1800s…
September 06, 2019
The first course of concrete panels are set and braced around the existing steel trestle.
The first course of concrete panels are set and braced around the existing steel trestle.
Merchants Bridge crosses the Mississippi River, connecting St. Louis, Mo., to Venice, Ill. The bridge was initially constructed in the late 1800s and…
April 11, 2019
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