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E M A 531: Retaining Structures

  • Catalog Description:
    Selection, design, construction, and maintenance of permanent and temporary earth retaining structures and underground pipelines. Emphasis on materials and methods of construction. Topics: site characterization, lateral earth pressure, wall classification, selection and evaluation criteria, analysis, construction, and rehabilitation.
  • Credits: 3
  • Prerequisites: Civ Engr 330 & 291 or cons inst
  • Official Course Description (pdf)

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