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Calculate Horizontal Resultant and Moment From Triangle Load Soil Surcharge:
(Note: All input Metric units are converted to English units for the equations below and then the output English units are converted back to Metric)
Distance from wall to ramp load (x - ft or m)
Width of triangle ramp-up load (c - ft or m)
Width of triangle ramp-down load (b - ft or m)
Strip load (q - psf or Nsm)
Height of retaining wall (H - ft or m)

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Ramp load resultant, Rq =
Height to resultant, hr =
Moment, Mq =

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