Mechanically stabilized Earth retaining wall with inextensible reinforcement straps and pultruded FRP facing panels
Vermont Agency of Transportation
AL Saint Onge
Built under the Accelerated Bridge Program Required 22 crew hours from start to finish No impact on the stream No heavy machinery needed No maintenance to date
9 Fiber Glass Tubes, 4′ 8″ spacing, 12″ diameter
"VTrans found that the stated benefits of the BiaB system have a sound basis. The bridge system was able to be constructed rapidly with ease and simplicity."
-George W. Colgrove III
Vermont Agency of Transportation Research Administrator