Retaining Walls Supported in Sliding Soils – How to Prevent a Failure

Global Stability includes the stability of the soils BELOW the retaining wall. If the foundation soils are sliding on a sloping surface of bedrock, then the retaining wall could begin to slide downhill!

This 2-minute video shows two ways to prevent this type of global stability failure.

Joseph Kowalski, P.E.
Current State PE Registrations