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Civil Engineering Associate Interview(Student Candidate) Los Angeles, CA

What are the forces acting on a retaining wall?


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1.Lateral earth pressure.2Surcharge loads3.Axial loads.4.Wind on projecting stem.
5.Impact forces.6.Seismic earth pressure.7.Seismic wall self-weight forces.

Anonymous on Mar 14, 2018

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