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Gabions (Qtpkk)

Rectangular baskets made of steel wire fabric or mesh which are filled with rock or similar material of suitable size and gradation. Used to construct such things as flow-control structures, bank protection, groins, jetties, permeable dikes and riparian spur dikes. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
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Containing equipment (Qtpk)
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