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Geotechnical Wall

The objective is to design and build a model wrapped faced mechanically stabilized earth (MSE) retaining wall using kraft paper reinforcement. The competition objectives are for students to:

Design a MSE wall using the least amount of facing and reinforcement material needed to support the retained soil and design loads.

Effectively communicate their analysis and design processes.

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