Repair of major road embankment failure using reinforced earth (re) wall

Jamalludin, Damanhuri and Ahmad, Mohd Farid and Mohd Salleh, Samsuri and Md. Issa, Ahmad Kamal (2010) Repair of major road embankment failure using reinforced earth (re) wall. Jurnal Intelek, 5 (1). ISSN 2231-7716

Abstract

A case history of repair works of major road embankment failure along Genting Highlands to Bukit Cincin, Pahang is presented. Failures at 10 locations along Genting Highlands to Bukit Cincin road occurred on 30th October 1997 during the monsoon seasons. The repair works at Location 1 using reinforced earth wall was considered since there was enough space available at the downslope section and also the soil at the downslope section of the failed embankment was strong enough to construct the wall safely. This paper fully explained the details remedial works using reinforced earth wall at Location 1.

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Item Type: Article
Creators:
CreatorsID Num. / Email
Jamalludin, DamanhuriUNSPECIFIED
Ahmad, Mohd FaridUNSPECIFIED
Mohd Salleh, SamsuriUNSPECIFIED
Md. Issa, Ahmad KamalUNSPECIFIED
Subjects: T Technology > TE Highway engineering. Roads and pavements > Roads
T Technology > TE Highway engineering. Roads and pavements > Construction details. Including foundations, maintenance, equipment
Divisions: Universiti Teknologi MARA, Perlis > Arau Campus
Journal or Publication Title: Jurnal Intelek
Journal: UiTM Journal > Jurnal Intelek
ISSN: 2231-7716
Volume: 5
Number: 1
Official URL: https://jurnalintelek.uitm.edu.my/index.php/main
Item ID: 31819
Uncontrolled Keywords: road embankment failure, reinforced earth wall, Genting Highlands, Bukit Cincin
URI: http://ir.uitm.edu.my/id/eprint/31819

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