Skip to content

ICE West Midlands lunch and learn: segmental retaining walls in the built environment

Event organised by ICE

27 September 2023

This event has now ended

You can catch-up on details or any broadcast and downloads here.


Retaining walls are structures designed to restrain soil between two different elevations. There are many different types of retaining walls available and Mark Toole, Specification Consultant at AG Paving and Building Materials, will cover the various considerations.

This lunch and learn webinar will explore the different options of common retaining walls, the challenges designers may encounter in the process, what designers need to understand when designing a wall of height and how they can be constructed.

Attendees will learn what is needed prior to designing a wall of height, and how high retaining walls can be constructed and where to go for the information to deliver a successful retaining wall system.


Mark Toole

Mark Toole

AG Paving and Building Materials

Specification Consultant

Read more

Mark Toole

Mark Toole, specification consultant at AG Paving and Building Materials, has worked within the construction and manufacturing industry for twenty years. Mark has provided design support based on concrete and natural stone materials with guidance on the British Standards to landscape architects and engineers to deliver pubic realm improvements, commercial projects, residential schemes from early conceptual understanding.

For more information please contact:

ICE West Midlands