Soldier Pile & Palisade Wall



Sometimes known as inground walls or barrier pile walls, palisade walls using soldier piles with a capping beam is an effective measure against cliff retention and ground subsidence.

Barrier pile walls utilize deep piles, either encased timber or reinforced concrete piles, closely spaced which in-beds into the harder subsoils, thus retaining the more unstable upper layers. Often a capping beam is used to link the piles, or used in conjunction with house piles to ensure stable ground support.


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Palisade Wall

Half Moon Bay Palisade Wall

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Devonport Soldier Piles

Stanley Point Cliff Retention