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Mechanically stabilized earth

Unrestricted status; phase two

The following mechanically stabilized earth (MSE) panel type systems are approved for unrestricted use on TxDOT projects:
Name Manufacturer Phone
Reinforced Earth Walls The Reinforced Earth Company
1331 Airport Freeway, Suite 302
Euless, TX 76040-4150
Vist-A-Wall Precast MSE Walls
(Grid-Strip, Wide Mesh)
Contech Engineered Solutions LLC
650 Justice Lane
Mansfield, TX 76063
Strengthened Soil Walls ROSCH Earth Technologies
18390 Wings Corporate Drive
Chesterfield, MO 63005
Structural Embankment MSE Walls

Structural Embankment, LLC
P.O. Box 2200
Weatherford, TX 76086
Tricon Retained Soil Walls Tricon Precast, Ltd.
15055 Henry Road
Houston, TX 77060
VP Wall System Valley Prestress Products, Inc.
1520 Calhoun Road
P.O. Box 309
Eagle Lake, TX 77434
Jobe Wall System Jobe Materials, L.P.
12123 Dyer Street 
El Paso, TX 79934

Restricted status; phase one

The following MSE panel type systems are on restricted status*:
Name Manufacturer Phone
EarthTec Ground Improvement Systems, LLC 
114 South Collins Street
Arlington, TX 76024
MSE Plus SSL Construction Products
4740 Scotts Valley Drive, Suite E
Scotts Valley, CA 95066
Tensar ARES Retaining Wall System Tensar Earth Technologies, Inc.
2500 Northwinds Parkway
Suite 500
Alpharetta, GA 30009
TriWeb Retained Soil Wall System Tricon Precast, Ltd.
15055 Henry Road
Houston, TX 77060

*Systems on restricted status have been reviewed and approved by TxDOT, but have not yet been approved for unrestricted status according to DMS-4800. These systems are expected to perform acceptably and should be considered for inclusion on projects.

Note: TxDOT policy does not allow the use of restricted systems on projects with the following:

  • Over 50,000 square feet of MSE wall.
  • Walls over 25 feet tall.
  • Walls supporting or immediately adjacent to interstate highways.

Questions? Contact the Bridge Division.