Allan Block Retaining Wall Tech Sheets

These helpful Tech Sheets will assist you in the build process of your project. Our library of information will provide detailed information on various designs and construction details. They are available in Adobe Acrobat to view or print.

Allan Block Retaining Wall Tech Sheets

Plan/Design Tech Sheets

# 797 - Caring for Your Retaining Wall
# 897 - Allan Block: The Best Designed Block
# 1097 - Lessons Learned from Wall Failure
# 1197 - Proper Water Management
# 1208 - Building Straight Walls Up a Slope
# 1295 - How Can Soils Work for You?

Build Tech Sheets

# 196 - Building Bigger Gravity Walls
# 198 - Building a Round or Kidney-Shaped Planter
# 296 - Miter Cutting Outside Corners
# 298 - Using the One Piece AB Corner Block
# 396 - How Does Geogrid Work with Allan Block
# 796 - Building Stairs - Parallel with Round Corners
# 896 - Building Stairs - Perpendicular with Corners
# 996 - Building Stairs - Perpendicular In the Wall
# 997 - Compaction - Is Your Wall Compacted Properly?


Building Terraces
Finishing Options - Ending and Topping Off Walls
Using AB Reinforcement Grid


Engineering Tech Sheets

# 597 - Theoretical Failure Surfaces
# 598 - Designing Balance Into Your Retaining Wall
# 610 - Seismic Loads and Segmental Retaining Walls
# 696 - Earthquakes - What Happens?
# 697 - Analyzing Internal Stability of a Composite Mass
# 807 - Internal Compound Stability Analysis
# 1297 - Tiered Retaining Walls and Global Stability