Effective Use of Retaining Wall Structures

The objectives are to (1) Conduct an in-depth review on current specifications and usage guidelines for all the walls used by other Departments of Transportation nationwide. (2) Provide a comprehensive wall use policy, which should cover all aspects of wall utilization by the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, from acceptance of proprietary walls up to contract drawings, and outline acceptable wall types for various situations.


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    • Status: Active
    • Contract Numbers:

      KYSPR 15-495

    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Kentucky Transportation Cabinet

      200 Mero Street
      Frankfort, KY  United States  40622
    • Project Managers:

      Siwula, Jason

    • Performing Organizations:

      University of Kentucky, Lexington

      Kentucky Transportation Center
      College of Engineering, 176 Raymond Building
      Lexington, KY  United States  40506-0281
    • Principal Investigators:

      Sun, Liecheng

    • Start Date: 20140701
    • Expected Completion Date: 0
    • Actual Completion Date: 20170630
    • Source Data: RiP Project 37298

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01541134
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: University of Kentucky, Lexington
    • Contract Numbers: KYSPR 15-495
    • Files: RiP
    • Created Date: Oct 18 2014 1:01AM