Part 3.1.2 Earth retaining structures
Appropriate Performance Requirements
Appropriate Performance Requirements :
Acceptable Construction Manual
AS 4678 contains requirements for earth retaining structures between 800 mm and 15 m in height, and does not apply to structures which are founded in exceptional site conditions (e.g. landslips), are subjected to sustained cyclic loading or are used for the purposes of water-retaining (e.g. dams and reservoirs).