Northern Aqueduct Phase 5

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Permanent Lateral Support

Ethekwini Municipality, Water & Sanitation Unit

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Resevoir Hills, Durban

2019

The project required a permanent lateral support system to stabilise approximately 675m2 of weathered rock face and fill material.

This was achieved by installing over 180 anchors, drilled to various depths in the rock, 90 gabion anchors and approx. 670m2 of welded mesh reinforced shotcrete and geocomposite band drains.

Northern Aqueduct Phase 5 - Proposed pipeline route
Northern Aqueduct Phase 5 - Proposed pipeline route

Photo taken 15/05/2019

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