Retaining Wall Evaluation

Stone Retaining WallCriterium-Schimnowski Engineers has evaluated hundreds of retaining walls including new construction, existing walls needing simple repairs, or walls that are failing and need to be rebuilt/redesigned. We have experience with segmental block, poured concrete, boulder, and timber retaining walls. Since 2011, we have quickly become a valued, local resource for retaining wall assessments across the Upper Midwest.

We evaluate many types of retaining walls including:

  • Segmental Blocks
  • Concrete Masonry Units
  • Boulders
  • Stone
  • Timber

We serve contractors who are looking at repair options; cities requesting an evaluation for safety or conformance with usual construction standards; realtors; HOAs; and homeowners.

Our Services:

  • Evaluation of existing retaining walls that are damaged, deteriorated, or failing
  • Evaluation of recently constructed walls to determine conformance to usual construction standards
  • General information/answers regarding retaining walls
  • Forensic services
  • Expert witness services

Contact us today with your questions or to request more information.