Skip to main content

Drystone retaining walls and their modifications: ...

Drystone retaining walls and their modifications: ...

Drystone retaining walls and their modifications: condition appraisal and remedial treatment (C676)

Sign in and click here to download a free copy of this title

This publication provides infrastructure owners, consulting engineers, contractors and maintenance managers with guidance on the management, condition appraisal, maintenance and repair of drystone retaining walls. It is based on a detailed review of published literature and infrastructure owners' procedures, consultation with experts and practitioners within the field.

The purpose of this publication is to present good practice, provide a guide for routine management, recommend assessment, maintenance and repair strategies to give value for money and help knowledge sharing.

This publication is divided into ten chapters, each including information and guidance on particular aspects of drystone retaining walls, followed by appendices with detailed information for practitioners including case studies demonstrating good practice.

Keywords: transport infrastructure, asset management, inspection, assessment, stability, geotechnical design, environment

Related titles

Iron and steel bridges: Condition appraisal and remedial treatment (C664)
Masonry arch bridges: Condition appraisal and remedial treatment (C656)
Infrastructure embankments - condition appraisal and remedial treatment. 2nd edition (C592)

Excerpt from product (PDF)
Trouble downloading this PDF?

ISBN: 978-0-86017-676-3
Author: O’Reilly, M and Perry, J
Number of pages: 200 (paperback)
Publisher: CIRIA
Date of Publication: March 2009

Discounted member price: £ 55.00
110.00 (ex. VAT)
You could save 50.0%

Please note: Non EU orders may be subject to import duties and taxes, which are levied once the goods reach the country of destination. Any such charges levied in relation to customs clearance must be borne by you. It is accepted that CIRIA has no control over such additional charges in relation to customs clearance. CIRIA recommends that you check with your local customs officials for more information regarding importation taxes/duties that may be applicable to your online order.