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    Reinforced Earth® walls design suits your projects!

    Reinforced Earth® structures offer limitless aesthetics and architectural possibilities.

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    Germany - B62n road extension works in Siegen

    Nearly 2,200 m² of Reinforced Earth® walls were installed alongside a railroad track with a maximum height of 11 meters.

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    Rio de Janeiro - Reinforced Earth walls for the Transolimpica BRT Expressway

    On Monday, July 4, 2016, Eduardo Paes, Mayor of Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), inaugurated the new express line BRT (bus rapid transit) Transolimpica. This is, for the Brazilian capital of one of the most important infrastructure in decades.

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    First trials on the new high speed line SEA

    First trials on the new high-speed railroad South-Europe-Atlantique (SEA) high-speed line (LGV) linking the city of Tours to Bordeaux have begun and speed will increase up to 352 km/h over the next days on one of the Reinforced Earth® structures supporting a track, where commercial speed of trains will reach 320 km/hr.

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    Did you know… that the first Reinforced Earth® true bridge abutment was built in 1969?

    Reinforced Earth structures are able to withstand very high concentrated loads.

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    Romania - 1st arch TechSpan®

    The Joint Venture composed of Tierra Armada Spain and Terre Armée Romania won the contract for the design, manufacture, supply and assembling technical support of a 75 m double cut and cover tunnel made up of TechSpan® arches.

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    Bulgaria - Terre Armee pulls its off in Sofia

    Terre Armée designed and supplied nearly 20 000 m² of facings for the access ramps and abutments walls of seven structures.

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    The brochure GeoTrel is now available!

    Discover our new brochure presenting the GeoTrel technique.

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    Did you know… that Reinforced Earth structures also work under water?

    Reinforced Earth® structures can be designed to be partially or even fully submerged by water.

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    France - 15 meters high abutments for National Road 82

    As part of the works for the creation of a 2x2 lines access road on National Road 82, Terre Armée France provided 2300 sqm of Reinforced Earth® walls for the construction of a 15 meters high hydraulic and isostatic structure.

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    United States - RECo provides 290,000 sqm of Reinforced Earth walls for I-4 Ultimate project

    The interstate I-4 is a major highway in Central Florida. In order to ease the traffic on this 33 km artery more than 75 bridges will be replaced, 15 major interchanges will undergo complete reconstruction and two new Express Lanes in each direction will be added in the center of the corridor. RECo will provide nearly 290,000 m² of Reinforced Earth® walls.

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    Reinforced Earth South Africa takes part to the 1st Southern African Geotechnical Conference

    Reinforced Earth South Africa will attend the 1st Southern African Geotechnical Conference on May 5&6th. Come and visit us on our booth n°4!

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    Terre Armee exhibits at MiningWorld Russia 2016

    MiningWorld Russia is the leading event for Russia’s mining industry. From April 26th to 28th,Terre Armee will be presenting its techniques and know how. Come and visit us on our booth: Hall 15, pavilion 3, booth A807!

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    The Reinforced Earth Company (RECo USA) at GeoAmericas 2016!

    From April 10th to 13th, The Reinforced Earth Company will present its technical solutions and know how during the exhibition.

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    RUSSIA - Reinforced Earth® ramps for the Kaliningrad stadium

    Terre Armée France supplied 2 060 m² of Reinforced Earth® access ramps for the new stadium of Kaliningrad.

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    MAGAZINE - Our latest edition is now available!

    Have a look at the Terre Armée Magazine NO 229, presenting our projects worldwide.

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    VIDEO - Our Projects in 2015

    Discover the video of our major achievements in 2015.

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    DOMINICAN REPUBLIC - TerraClass® access ramps for the Maimón viaduct

    As part of an urban highway contours development, Terra Armada (Brazil) completed 5,381 m² of TerraClass® access ramps for the Maimón viaduct.

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    AUSTRALIA - Regional Rail Link, West Werribee Junction

    The Regional Rail Link Project aims to segregate regional services from metropolitan rail services by providing dedicated railway lines. RECo Australia provided Reinforced Earth® structures within three packages out of six for a total surface of 5,517 m².

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    Terre Armée at the XV PCSMGE in Buenos Aires

    The 15th Pan-American Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering will be held from November 15th to 18th at the Hilton Buenos Aires in Argentina. Come visit us at our booth #26!

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    Terre Armée at the 15th ARC 2015 in Fukuoka

    The 15th Asian Regional Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering will be held in Fukuoka, from November 9th to 13th at the Fukuoka International Congress Center. Come visit us at our booth #32-33!

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    Terre Armée at WRC 2015 in Seoul

    The 25th World Road Congress will be held in Seoul, from November 2nd to 6th at the Coex convention center. Come visit us at our booth #C033!

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    SERBIA - Access ramps in Reinforced Earth® for the bridge Europa in Novi Sad

    This summer, Freyssinet Ogranak Belgrade achieved the construction of the two access ramps in Reinforced Earth® for the Bridge Europa in Novi Sad, Serbia.

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    DENMARK – The first high speed railway has Reinforced Earth® true abutments

    As part of the Copenhagen-Ringsted line project, Bewehrte Erde was in charge of designing competitive solution for bridge abutments and retaining TerraClass® walls.

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    Terre Armée at the XVI ECSMGE in Edinburgh

    The 16th European conference on soil mechanics and geotechnical engineering will be held from September 13th to 17th at the EICC in Edinburgh. Come visit us at our booth #9!

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    LESOTHO - A TerraTrel® bridge near Koma Koma Village

    Our subsidiary Reinforced Earth Company South Africa (RESA) was involved in the construction of a high-level bridge over the Senqu River in Lesotho.

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    FRANCE - A new website for Terre Armée France

    Discover the brand new website of Terre Armée by visiting  http://www.terre-armee.fr/

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    USA - Bay Area Transit (BART) - Warm Springs Extension

    Major construction on the Warm Springs Extension in Fremont, CA began in August of 2009 and will continue until the fall of 2015. This project will add 5.4-miles of new track south from the existing Fremont Station to a new station in the Warm Springs District of the City of Fremont.

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    BRAZIL - Terra Armada Ltda. celebrated its 40th anniversary !

    The 7th of August was the 40th anniversary of the creation of our brazilian subsidiary Terra Armada Ltda.

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    MACEDONIA - A Reinforced Earth® viaduc access

    The Greek company Aktor has already built nearly 2/3 of the Reinforced Earth® structure of the B2 viaduc access on highway E75, Demir Kapija - Smokvika section, located in the South of the Republic of Macedonia.

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    MOROCCO - Reinforced Earth® to replace level crossings

    Terre Armée Maroc was awarded the design, supply & technical assistance of 5,800m² of Reinforced Earth® walls.

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    GERMANY - Retaining Walls TerraTrel® System

    In Germany, Bewehrte Erde designed retaining walls with an inclination of 6:1 between the bridges BW304/BW305 and BW305/BW306 as part of the road project B112 OU Finkenheerd - Wiesenau.

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    Terre Armee at the 25th ICOLD Congress from June 13rd to 20th

    Terre Armee will attend the 25th ICOLD Congress to be held from June 13 to 20 in Stavanger, Norway.

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    MEXICO - A new website dedicated to Tierra Armada

    Discover the brand new website of Tierra Armada de México by visiting http://www.tierraarmada.com.mx

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    VIDEO - The expertise of Terre Armee in Oil & Gas

    The 2015 edition of the World Gas Conference closes today. Terre Armée presented its expertise in the field of Oil & Gas. Find out in this video some information about our techniques.

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    Terre Armée at the World Gas Congress 2015

    Terre Armée will be present at the World Gas Congress Paris 2015 from the 2nd to the 5th of June

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    A Major Road Project in Australia

    Gateway WA is a major road infrastructure project in Western Australia that aims to make traffic run more safely and smoothly on one of the main routes in the region.

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    Las Tórtolas tailing dam

    Reinforced Earth® retaining walls selected for the construction of both the upstream and downstream walls of the raised dam.

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    VIDEO - Our Projects in 2014

    Discover the video of our major achievements in 2014 worldwide.

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    World Premiere: Reinforced Earth® equips the high-speed railway lines

    The construction of Reinforced Earth® walls for the South-Europe-Atlantique (SEA) high-speed line (LGV) linking Tours to Bordeaux was completed in September 2014.

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    Soletanche Freyssinet has taken its holding in the share capital of Freyssinet Espagne to 100%

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    Freyssinet Espagne, which was previously jointly controlled with a Spanish partner, holds all of Soletanche Freyssinet’s operations in the fields of structures (Freyssinet) and reinforced earth (Terre Armée) in the Iberian Peninsula, in Mexico and in South America.

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    RECO won The Concrete Institute of Australia Branch's award

    The Concrete Institute of Australia Branch held their Annual Dinner last Friday 31st October 2014 in Perth. RECO is very proud to announce that we won an award on the night.

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    TERRE ARMEE Magazine is now available

    All the Terre Armée news in a brand new magazine

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    Nigeria - Third interchange project for Reinforced Earth

    As part of the massive infrastructure modernization in Yenagoa, the capital of Bayelsa, 2 new interchanges will be created at each end of the doubling up of the Isaac Adaka Boro Expressway in Yenagoa.

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    Australia - Rapid Transit for the Gold Coast

    The Reinforced Earth Company (RECo) has recently supplied over 1,600m² of retaining walls for the Gold Coast Rapid Transit Project. The RE walls have been designed for both the 15 kPa rail loading as well as the higher 25 kPa temporary construction loading.

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    When Terre Armée delivers Reinforced Earth walls for the Winter Olympics

    In the course of numerous infrastructure projects for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi (Russia), a new 48 km long transport link between the city of Adler on the Black Sea and Krasnaya Polyana in the Caucasus was built. This transport connection consists of a highway & a railway line.

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    Chile - Bridge abutments in Reinforced Earth on a crossroad

    In Chile Tierra Armada teams have achieved the construction of 2 Reinforced Earth® bridge abutments on a exchanger being constructed on the Route 160.

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    Access ramps in Reinforced Earth for the bridge over Rio Madeira in Brazil

    The construction of the first bridge over the Madeira River near Porto Velho (capital of the state of Rondônia), has been completed. The work, which began in May 2010, was interrupted several times, notably because of the speed and velocity of the river water (about 4 m / s).

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    Reinforced Earth walls for the Moreton Bay Rail Link

    In Australia, The Reinforced Earth Company Australia was awarded the dfesign and supply of over 2400sqm of Reinforced Earth® walls for the Moreton Bay Rail Link project (Queensland).

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    Thailand - Widening Highway 11

    To manage increased traffic flow on Highway 11 connecting the cities of Uttaradit and Denchai in the north of the country, the Department of Highways decided to widen this route passing through mountainous country from two to four lanes.

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    Croatia - Sveta Trojica wall

    1 km West of the village of Križišće stands the imposing Reinforced Earth® structure of Sveta Trojica: a three-tiered wall with max. height 34 m and 375 m long. The total surface area is 11,170 m².

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    First marine application of GeoMega system in Canada

    Situated in eastern Canada, the Gulf of St Lawrence opens onto the Atlantic Ocean. In the county of Sept-Rivieres in the Northeast of Quebec province, the town of Port-Cartier, 640 km from Quebec City and on the north shore of the St Lawrence river, launched a waterfront improvements program to attract shoreline residents and visitors to the town.