Meaning of Reinforced soil: Reinforced soil is simply a combination of compacted earth fill with the tensile reinforcement for creating an earth structure.
Advantages of reinforced soil:
- Less quantity of earth fill is required.
- The construction can be directly done on the soft ground.
- The structures can be quickly built as compared to any other conventional method.
Limitations of reinforced soil:
- One of the biggest doubts about reinforcing soil is its durability.