Question: Explain difference in behaviour of cantilever and counterfort retaining walls.
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Civil Eng > Sem 8 > Design and Drawing of Reinforced Concrete structure

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Cantilever retaining wall Counter fort retaining wall
Stem/ toe/ heel bend like cantilever slab Stem/ heel bend like continuous slab
Cantilever does not required any support Counter fort are provided as support
Economical below 6-7 m height Economical above 7 m high
Uniformity of stress is not maintained Uniformity of stress is maintained
All components are considered as slab Counter fort itself is considered as beam, rest all components are considered slab.

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