Retaining Walls

Retaining walls are employed on numerous road and bridge projects to create a clearly delineated divider between traffic and pedestrian areas and to support areas of exposed earth and material. Multiple materials including rock, concrete panels, and other pre-formed structures can be employed to construct retaining walls. 

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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
Emergency rebuild project needed for U.S. 36 in Westminster
In mid-July, cracking caused part of U.S. 36 to cave in and the retaining wall to fall apart. Image courtesy Colorado DOT.
This week, the Colorado DOT (CDOT) is moving into the rebuild phase for the Eastbound U.S. 36 Emergency Rebuild Project of the half-mile stretch of…
August 15, 2019
Nearly two years after major construction began on the Loop 202 South Mountain Freeway, construction on the state’s largest single highway project is…
January 04, 2019
In 2018, The Reinforced Earth Company added the T-WALL retaining wall system (formerly of The Neel Company) to its family of retaining wall solutions…
July 24, 2018
Crews continue to remove debris after Rte. 30 collapse in East Pittsburgh
Crews continue to remove debris after Rte. 30 collapse in East Pittsburgh
Following the collapse of a section of Rte. 30 in East Pittsburgh, crews are continuing to remove debris caused by the ensuing landslide and aiding…
April 09, 2018
The Reinforced Earth Company (RECo) is excited to announce that the T-WALL retaining wall system has been added to their lineup of proven retaining…
February 28, 2018
Massive waves deteriorated the shoreline and a portion of the road
Massive waves deteriorated the shoreline and a portion of the road
During the fall of 2016, a particularly bad storm hit a shoreline road in Gisborne, New Zealand. Monstrous waves slammed into the shoreline slope,…
June 15, 2017
Engineers have designed thousands of Redi-Rock projects that have been built on critical roads and bridges around the world. These walls are…
April 21, 2017
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