In Depth Analysis
The installation of this 20,000+ square foot retaining wall was required to construct a new segment of the Rte 7 Highway in Brookfield, CT. Though CDOT originally planned to install a cast-in-place wall at this location, Boulderscape was ultimately selected to install this basalt formation due to the finish’s significant cost-savings and more natural appearance.
Boulderscape Service Overview
Installed a 12”-16” thick shotcrete layer to completed the structural and architectural finish.
Shotcrete/Concrete Mix Design
8%-10% air was needed to help reduce chances of cracking in winter.