Earth Retaining Structure

Scope

CEC designed 35 feet high steel soldier pile retaining wall / shoring to support the proposed excavation area subjected to surcharge due to retaining wall on higher side.

Features

Approximately 350 ft long soldier pile retaining wall with concrete retaining walls on higher and lower side for approximately 70 ft long excavation for pipeline on the lower side of wall. Vertical Steel I section soldier piles equally spaced to support the excavation area using lumber lagging. Horizontal steel I section walers used to support soldier piles with 2 layers of Tieback tension-anchor to the soldier piles.

Testimonials

Since 2005, CEC has provided Centex Homes with value based structural engineering design services in support of Centex's goal to achieve construction consistency using industry best practices.
Elizabeth Morse
Manager - Architectural Div.
Centex Homes

PROJECT

Alcova Row Steel Soldier Pile

BUILDER

McGee's Mobile Crane, Inc.

TYPE

Retaining Wall

LOCATION

Arlington County, VA