TIEBACKS SUPPORT EXCAVATIONS WITHOUT BRACING

Tiebacks are used to support earth retaining walls in deep excavations without using internal bracing. The article discusses design considerations, describes the different procedures for installing tiebacks, lists contingencies that must be considered, tells when tiebacks cannot be used and compares the advantages and disadvantages of cables and bars for use as ties.

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  • Accession Number: 00176823
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 28 1978 12:00AM