December 15, 2014

NEWS: GeoStructures November Newsletter – How are Load Transfer Platforms designed for Embankments and MSE Walls?

The purpose of a Load Transfer Platform (LTP) is to transfer loads from a footing, slab or embankment to a group of rigid inclusion elements. The rigid inclusion elements provide support and settlement control  of the structure through their internal structural stiffness and by transferring the load to a stiffer layer of soil or rock.

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