Design of retaining walls to Eurocode 7 for small practitioners
Date & Time

3 October 2020
10:00 - 17:30

Location

47-58 Bastwick Street
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Price

Standard: (Early Bird) £265 + VAT
 

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Design of retaining walls to Eurocode 7 for small practitioners


Course
Date & Time

3 October 2020
10:00 - 17:30

Location

47-58 Bastwick Street
View on Google Maps

Price

Standard: (Early Bird) £265 + VAT
 

Early booking discount Discounts available

Availability Places available

This course covers the design of mass and embedded retaining walls in accordance with Eurocode 7.

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course, you should be able to:

  • Compare and contrastdifferent types of retaining walls
  • Calculate the earth and water pressures supported by the retaining wall, using design examples
  • Examine the different failure mechanisms applicable to a retaining wall
  • Analyse the stability of a retaining wall in accordance to Eurocode 7

 

Intended for

Practising structural engineers who want to be able to design retaining walls or wish to update their knowledge of retaining wall design.

Entry criteria

A basic knowledge of engineering principles is assumed, but the course will not require a detailed knowledge of soil mechanics and geotechnical engineering.

Tutor

Chris Gough

Chris is an Associate Diretcor of ByrneLooby and has over 15 years' experience of civil and geotechnical design. He specialises in developing economic, buildable solutions for deep basement excavations, combining knowledge of retaining wall design, structural design and construction.

Contact

Email - [email protected]

50% discount on associated publication

Manual for the geotechnical design of structures to Eurocode 7.

If you'd like a discounted print copy email your request before the course, attaching your Eventbrite ticket as proof of participation. Pay and collect your print copy from the Library on the day.

Request discounted publication