Failure of Historic Kumamoto Castle Walls

April 21, 2016 by  
Filed under Geotechnical Structures

by Patrick Bassal Damage to Kumamoto Castle caused by an earthquake is seen in Kumamoto. REUTERS/Kyodo Retaining walls surrounding the foundations of the historic Kumamoto CastleĀ appear to have takenĀ considerable damage during the recent series of earthquakes affecting the region (Reuters). The majority...