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Groundwork and Compaction: Important Issues

This poured concrete retaining wall section talked about the walls themselves, their design and some important construction considerations.

It did not talk about groundwork or compaction, since these are entire topics on their own right.

Designers and builders of any kind of retaining wall should be familiar with and follow the procedures and methods for soil preparation and backfill compaction methods dictated by the appropriate local building codes.

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