State Location: Georgia

Windy Hill Rd. (SR 360) – Marietta, Georgia

Project Overview  24 ft. Tall, 684 Ft. Long, 11,760 sq. ft. Face Area  Cobb County DOT is working in partnership with the Cumberland Community Improvement District on a number of projects to improve the Cumberland area roadways. One project was to realign the intersection at Windy Hill Rd and Interstate North Parkway.  A retaining wall […]

Written by on November 11, 2022

Bridgeport CSX – Newnan, Georgia

Project Overview  32.5 ft. Tall, 432 Ft. Long, 9,108 sq. ft. Face Area  A bridge abutment was needed for Bridgeport access off of Alternate State Route 27 in Newnan, Georgia (Coweta County). The required bridge would run over two CSX rail lines.   Gravix was chosen for this project requiring 32 ft. face height and 40 […]

Written by on November 11, 2022

MLK Jr. Drive and Hill Street Multifamily Development – Atlanta, Georgia

Project Overview 21 ft. Maximum Height  A development at the corner of MLK Jr. Drive and Hill Street in downtown Atlanta, Fulton County, required a fill retaining wall along the north side of the property adjacent a CSX rail bridge abutment. The maximum wall height is 21 feet with a proposed four-story building surcharge load 16 […]

Written by on October 12, 2022

Earth Wall Products Facility Demonstration Wall – Atlanta, Georgia

Project Overview  7.5 ft. Maximum Height When Earth Wall Products acquired a 70 year old steel fabrication facility in Smyrna, Georgia, enlarging an existing truck dock as well as creating new additional docks was required to meet the needs of a growing business. The move allowed not only the relocation of operations personnel offices and […]

Written by on October 12, 2022

Capitol Square – Atlanta, Georgia

Project Overview  38.2 Ft. Tall, 283 Ft. Long, 8,769 Sq. Ft. Face Area The state of Georgia wanted to improve the traffic flow and aesthetics in front of the capitol and chose to construct an approximately 40 foot tall retaining wall. The wall is in front of the capitol and helps place the capitol distinctly […]

Written by on October 12, 2022

Truett’s Grill – Rome, Georgia

The Project  13.5 ft. Tall, 374 ft. Long, 4,140 sq. ft. Face Area The general contractor on this Truett’s Grill project delayed the construction of a wall beside the restaurant’s drive-thru until the entire site was nearly complete. This delay caused the project to demand a wall system that could be constructed within a tight […]

Written by on October 12, 2022

Wendy’s – Hogansville, Georgia

The Project  19.5 Ft. Tall, 234 Ft. Long, 3,186 Sq. Ft. Face Area A wall was needed next to a Wendy’s in Hogansville, Georgia, but a traditional MSE wall would not have been possible due to the narrow footprint of the intended location. A concrete wall would have been difficult due to the footing width […]

Written by on October 12, 2022

Gravix – Interstate North – Atlanta, GA

Project Overview 20.3 ft. Tall, 1,708 ft. Long, 24,203 sq. ft. Face Area With the new Atlanta Braves stadium, Suntrust Park, being developed at the intersection of I-285 and I-75 in Cobb County, roadway improvements were necessary to accommodate the increased traffic and pedestrian flow. Three retaining walls were required in order to widen Interstate […]

Written by on September 9, 2022

Gravix – Pine Mountain Rd. – Kennesaw, GA

Project Overview  The Department of Transportation is providing safety and operational improvements along the entire corridor of Pine Mountain Road. The 1.5 miles of Pine Mountain Road will be widened to three 12-ft. lanes, sidewalks were added to both sides of the road, and retaining walls were constructed to minimize right-of-way impacts.  American Engineers Inc. […]

Written by on September 9, 2022