The new version of the manual will be updated to incorporate the Load and Resistance Factor Design (LRFD) approach as well as new design procedures for shored MSE walls (SMSE) and walls used with existing stable features (ie. a MSE wall in front of a CIP wall).
The team retaining by the FHWA is lead by Ryan R. Berg of Ryan R. Berg and Associates and includes Barry R. Christopher and Naresh Samtani of NCS Consultants. Source: NCS Consultants, LLC website.
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