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Slope stabilization of an embankment on theWest Coast Main Line, UK
ByB.C. O’Kelly, P.N. Ward & M.J. Raybould
Pages 8

Scott Wilson Limited was appointed by Edmund Nuttall Limited to undertake a desk study, site inspections, ground investigation and to design the necessary upgrade works to reduce future movement of the track and improve the stability of the critical embankment section identified.This paper presents the geotechnical design and construction of the upgrade works.