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Application

Units can be used for above or below ground applications, or in perimeter or internal division situations such as;

  • Basements.
  • Retention for railway embankments and highways.
  • Push walls to resist machinery loads.
  • Salt barns.

Description

L-shaped, 250 mm-thick, heavy-duty precast concrete retaining wall units.

Features and benefits:

  • Economical, flexible and instant wall retaining system.
  • Can withstand higher loads from factors such as heavy plant and large vehicles up to 4 m in height.
  • Precast concrete walls allow less build and a reduced curing time.
  • Weather-resistant.
  • Cast-in option available with reinforcement protruding from toe to tie into in situ concrete slab, providing a level finish base, eliminating the requirement for fixings.
  • Hand trowel finish to vertical face; steel toe finish to toe side.
  • Units can be loaded to one or both faces, with up to 25 kN/m² surcharge, subject to unit height.
  • Weepholes and apertures available.
  • Bespoke modifications are available to suit site-specific projects – consult manufacturer for information.
  • Free detailing service available for specific project requirements – consult manufacturer for information.
  • Manufactured in accordance with BS 8110-1:1997, BS 8500-1:2006 and BS EN 206-1.

Applications:

Units can be used for above or below ground applications, or in perimeter or internal division situations such as;

  • Basements.
  • Retention for railway embankments and highways.
  • Push walls to resist machinery loads.
  • Salt barns.

General information
Specification data - Modular reinforced concrete stem wall units
Product Reference

Groundwall

Design

As drawing

Insert drawing reference number where applicable.

As schedule

Fixing

Bolt in

Cast in

Height

1000–5000 mm. Insert requirements.

Width

1000 mm

Accessories

Consult manufacturer and insert requirements.

Standard product features

Type:

C50 concrete.

Loading capacity:

1800 kg/m³ level fill.

Product Options

Width:

Specials also available from 500 mm and above. Consult manufacturer for information.

Accessories:

Weepholes and apertures can be cast in to suit requirements. Consult manufacturer for information.

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