Slope & Wall Reinforcement

1 January 2014

TenCate Miragrid® GX Reinforced Soil Wall for Bridge Approaches - Panipat Elevated Highway, India

As part of strengthening and widening of existing national highways, National Highway Authority of India has constructed two flyovers and a 10km long elevated express highway on National Highway-1 between Delhi and Amritsar with a view to ease acute congestion in the Panipat city. Construction of concrete retaining walls or reinforced soil retaining walls are the most common method of soil retention in embankment construction on highways passing through urban areas due to the restricted land utility space. Approaches of the express highway at the ramp portions has been planned to retain the earth by constructing the reinforced soil retaining walls using polyester geogrids and concrete fascia panels.

Blue fabric (Tecawork Blue 65287)