STRENGTHENING OF ROCK SLOPES IN THE ARCHEOLOGICAL SITE OF MYSTRAS

   STATUS   COMPLETED 

        ENTITY   D.A.B.M.M.

    CONTRACTOR   VLASSOPOULOU MARIA ANTONIOU

 DATE   2015 – 2016

The project concerned the fastening of the rocky slopes in the archaeological site of Mystras and specifically in these five regions: Gate of Marmaras, Gate of Monemvasia, West of the Gate of the Palaiologos palace, The upper Gate and opposite Ι.Μ. Perivleptou and the following works have taken place : temporary retention and securing individual masses with woodcuts. Sealing of the rock mass discontinuities with mortar and simultaneous installation of nozzles for injection, application of injections to increase mechanical strength and restoration of the continuity of limestone masses, filling of concrete and rock lining, construction of anchorages made of stainless steel with Ø18 cross section for securing the unsafe rocky masses, lithosphere of cracks were needed in parts of the wall in the area of ​​the Palaiologos palace, jointing parts of the wall in the area of ​​the Palaiologos palace and grouts in parts of the foundations of the wall in the area of ​​Upper Gate.