The L-Bloc® retaining wall solution comes in 10 different sizes
Standard wall units are produced up to 3.65m in height, (weight 2.2 tonnes), but greater heights of up to 6m can be supplied depending on loading conditions and use. All units are designed to accommodate loading from either side of the wall if required.
Designed in accordance with BS8110 (Parts 1&2) ‘L’ blocs above 2.4m have a prestressed concrete stem. This offers the advantage of a much lighter unit than a conventionally reinforced ‘L’ shaped wall, with the added benefits of reduced transport and installation costs.
Experience has shown the units can withstand significant misuse by mechanical plant used to move retained material. However, as with any relatively thin walled concrete structure, they will suffer damage with persistent and negligent striking by mechanical plant.
L-blocs were used at the iconic Royal Horticultural Society’s Chelsea Flower Show.
Our precast concrete installation package
Did you know we offer an installation service for our retaining walls?
In addition to our extensive product range we are able to offer a full installation service and can manage the whole process for you, from the initial design plan through to installation and aftercare. This means you can have one point of contact to manage your whole project for you from start to finish. We manage all the logistics and deliver you a completed project, on time and within budget.
Our installation team have years of experience and we are confident that we can offer both a competitive package and a level of service that surpasses your expectations.
Many of our customers prefer the installation to be carried out by our teams but ultimately the choice is yours. We can offer our products on a supply only basis, or supply and install, depending on your requirements.
Whether you have a grain store that needs a breath of new life, a state of the art recycling facility or plans to build a new anaerobic digester or silage clamp, Poundfield are able to work with you every step of the way to supply, deliver and fit, a tailored solution designed specifically around you.
Ideal for grain walling, waste separation, bulk storage, recycling materials.
Easy installation, with unique tongue and groove system.
Loading from either side
All units are designed to accommodate loading from either side of the wall. No reverse heel.
Examples of the L-Bloc® in use
Manufactured from high strength C60 concrete, with minimum 30mm cover to steel, the units provide excellent durability against most exposure conditions.
We supplied L-Bloc® to some of the UK’s largest companies
Ultra-low carbon concrete
As a major precast concrete manufacturer, we recognise the contribution we can make to help our customers lower their carbon footprint and since January 2022 every product currently manufactured by Poundfield Precast is available in an ultra-low carbon concrete option which can save up to 76% in embodied CO2 compared to a conventional concrete.
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08:38 03 Feb 22
Ordered several concrete blocks for mooring sinkers. Very helpful, invited me to the plant to show me the concrete blocks being manufactured. Sinkers were were finished to a very high standard and delivered all on time. Would highly recommend. Big thanks to Rick for all his help.
15:43 21 Jul 21
Great and efficient service with helpful, friendly staff!
12:06 20 Jul 21
Poundfield Precast are an amazing company with a team that truly cares and always goes the extra mile! Bespoke Products, headed up by Tim, are simply phenomenal and Rick, and all of the team, are just the very best. Thanks for all your support with the 90 octopus sculptures and their quality bases - and for understanding the importance of delivering excellence.
11:01 13 Jul 21
Poundfield have just provided us with 57 off bespoke drainage channels, each weighing approximately 1500kg., and as always with Poundfield the service was excellent, the staff were excellent and the product was excellent....if only all suppliers were made this way (apologies to Carling).
20:48 13 Jun 21
Brilliant PCC supplier to work with at the Exmouth Tidal Defence Scheme with the Environment Agency. Quality PCC flood defence wall units delivered efficiently and installed effectively. Would highly recommend !!
07:12 04 May 21
Poundfield Precast Ltd manufactured a set of 36 unique and irregular precast concrete panels for our project on the Grade I Listed Menai Suspension Bridge. Each of the panels were of excellent quality and manufactured to our tight tolerance of +/- 3mm. The team at Poundfield are easy to do business with and the communication throughout the project has been very collaborative.
11:52 09 Apr 21
Very happy with the service and with the products provided. Look forward to working together again in the future.
15:48 25 Mar 21
Amazing contractor and great supplier. Superb product.One of the best in the business.
13:42 25 Mar 21
Recommended by a colleague, the service and product is spot on. If you need anything concrete then look no further!
14:49 24 Mar 21
As a US designer and supplier of Highway Safety Equipment its important to work with someone you trust when building and supplying product in an overseas market. Working with Poundfield and in particular Tim Evans and Michael Roddy gave us that. This was critical on the high profile project we worked on during the worst of covid when travel was limited, They were very transparent and easy to work with including correcting the problems that comes with every project.
16:50 23 Mar 21
Have worked closely with Tim and the team on several projects. Very efficient, capable business with good products and service.
14:17 23 Mar 21
After flash flooding in August 2020, we desperately needed drainage channels that could carry the water away and allow us to rebuild the road. Having been very pleased with our previous use of Poundfield products, we naturally turned to them, and they quickly offered us a perfect solution at a very fair price, which have worked brilliantly over this very wet winter.
12:37 23 Mar 21
The quality of the precast cantilever walls units delivered to site was second to none and consistent for the 355no units produced. The delivery time scale was really tight, however Poundfield actually delivered all 355 units ahead of schedule. Communication and the level of customer service afforded was also fantastic. I will personally recommend Pound field for your precast solutions.
09:56 23 Mar 21
From my experience Poundfield Precast go above and beyond to ensure projects are a success, they are able to achieve tight timescales which other suppliers are unable to do.Their technical support throughout the build was excellent and the quality of their product has been highly commended.I will look forward working with Poundfield Precast Ltd in the future.
10:25 22 Mar 21
I've been treated very well since starting here and have been welcomed very well
10:02 22 Nov 20
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19:44 11 Oct 19
I have worked with the team at Poundfields for the last 5 years and they have always been very friendly and helpful throughout the years.It’s been exciting watching their product range expand and them talking on bigger projects.
09:52 29 Jun 18
Great service, range, advice, quality products & reasonable priced
The Alfabloc® is the only ‘A’ shape, interconnecting freestanding precast concrete wall system on the market offering a flexible solution for your bulk storage needs. It can be loaded on one or both sides and because it can be used without fixings bay sizes can be altered in a matter of minutes.
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