Lagan Construction required a system that could be installed quickly adhering to project deadlines, walls of up to 5 metres and able to cope with severe loads.
Precast retaining wall with internal reinforcing system
Reinforced insitu concrete has been the traditional approach to build retaining structures. Currently, the construction industry demands these structures to be built quicker, more cost effectively and to higher quality standards. This limits the feasibility of in-situ construction for many sites, from light to heavy industry.
Tarmac’s solution, Shuttabloc™ is a concrete retaining wall system specifically designed to provide a faster, more economical alternative to casting in-situ.
With no onsite formwork, faster installation benefits and factory controlled finish results Shuttabloc™ is flexible and cost-effective solution designed to a given criteria in the same way traditional retaining walls are designed.
Up to 50% reduction in build time
More economical than casting walls in situ
Suitable for high spec walls needing to withstand impact or retain heavy loads
No foundation slab required
No on-site formwork required
Fully supplied and installed by our Tarmac Precast Installation team
- Silage clamps
- Security walls
- Bulk storage
- Push walls
- Bespoke applications
Staples Vegetables Limited required an alternative method to traditional precast retaining wall units that were able to cope with extreme loads.